Economy & Trade
May 11, 2014
Political jockeying and sectarian tensions have slowed or stalled action needed to tackle Lebanon’s financial problems.
May 8, 2014
The energy-rich Gulf states agreed on Wednesday to resolve hurdles obstructing implementation of a long-delayed customs union, particularly revenue sharing, Kuwait’s finance minister said.
May 7, 2014
Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry recently organised a workshop on how to prepare successful contracts, as part of its efforts to support the business community in Dubai.
DP World’s Mina Rashid has continued its winning streak at the coveted World Travel Awards – this time voted the Middle East’s Leading Cruise Port for the seventh consecutive year.
Dubai Customs is keen to support and strengthen ties and relations with strategic government partners in order to continuously develop relationships and exchange expertise across government organizations to enhance competitiveness regionally and internationally.
May 6, 2014
Aqaba Container Terminal (ACT) held a free medical day, targeting less fortunate communities in the Qatar and Rahmeh villages of Aqaba on May 5th, 2014.
His Excellency Ahmed Mahboob Musabih, Director of Dubai Customs, said that the emirate of Dubai has become in record time one of the fastest growing cities in the world because of its long standing commitment to innovation.
Turkey's growth in the past decade has in part been based on political stability.
May 5, 2014
Some newspapers and websites in the UAE on Sunday reported that the ministry has put a temporary ban on the import of live camels as a precautionary measure to prevent the outbreak of any contagious disease.
The UAE travel and tourism sector is expected to create 245,000 jobs directly by 2023, registering an annual growth rate of 4.1%, according to the latest research analysis released by Dubai Chamber.
Bahrain's unemployment now stands at a mere 4 percent.
A delegation from the DC Human Resources Department recently paid a visit to the National Human Resources Development and Employment Authority (Tanmia).
Five out of the new attachés will be dispatched to Germany, Italy, Serbia, Spain and Switzerland in a bid to boost trade and economic relations with Europe, the official added.
May 4, 2014
DP World Chairman HE Sultan Ahmed bin Sulayem has met with Algeria’s Minister of Transport HE Amar Ghoul to discuss DP World’s successful continued investment in Algeria.
THE UAE’s imports of food worth $16 billion in 2012 has made it the 15th biggest food importer, according to the World Trade Organisation.