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In general, investment in R&D and HT exports are positively related since R&D eventually leads to more technologically intensive production capabilities.
August 10, 2014 - 14:25 GMT
The countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) are a special case amongst high income economies.

March 21, 2011

Samsung's Bubble Wash and Vibration Reduction Technology to make laundry easier, faster and more eco-friendly
10:43 GMT
(press release)

Samsung Electronics today unveiled a new line of washing machines to the Middle East market incorporating the latest advancements from the company’s global portfolio.

Chad C. Deaton, Chairman, President and CEO at Baker Hughes Incorporated and Amin Nasser, Senior Vice President at Upstream Operations
07:52 GMT
(press release)

Baker Hughes announced that its new drill bit manufacturing plant in Saudi Arabia is fully operational and delivering industry-leading polycrystalline diamond compact bits.

March 20, 2011

The first Nestlé Prize in Creating Shared Value was awarded on 27 May 2010 to International Development Enterprises (IDE) Cambodia for a project aimed at increasing the standard of living of Cambodian rural population
11:02 GMT
(press release)

Nestlé Middle East has announced the opening of nominations from the region for the 2012 Nestlé Prize in Creating Shared Value (CSV).

Opulance, Empire, Infinity, Metropolitan, Summit, Rondo, and Reserva among premium brands of RAK Ceramics presented at event
09:55 GMT
(press release)

RAK Ceramics has announced that it has showcased its top-of-the-line bath ware at the International Sanitation Heating (ISH) trade show held recently in Frankfurt, Germany.

Marwan Al Sawaleh, General Manager, Human Resources
09:07 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Aluminium Company Limited (DUBAL) will again participate in the 11th annual Careers Show Exhibition (Careers UAE 2011).

Saeed Fadhel Al Mazrooei, EMAL President and CEO
07:38 GMT
(press release)

Are you ready to be part of the next generation of engineers, technicians and craftsmen? That is the question EMAL is asking as it prepares to participate in the Careers UAE 2011.

March 17, 2011

Lightest 500ml water bottle in the UAE from Masafi
07:33 GMT
(press release)

In a step that re-emphasizes the company’s commitment to protecting the environment, Masafi has introduced the lightest 500ml water bottle in the UAE manufactured with 23 per cent reduced plastic.

March 16, 2011

Kermel Insulright paper
09:59 GMT
(press release)

Kermel launched Kermel Insulright is a thermal and electrical insulating paper based on aramid fibres and resulting from paper-related technology.

March 15, 2011

DUBAL's President & CEO, Abdulla Kalban
09:28 GMT
(press release)

On Tuesday 15 March 2011, the proverbial spotlight fell on Dubai Aluminium Company Limited (DUBAL) when DUBAL’s President & CEO Abdulla J M Kalban presented the keynote address at AUS Forum.

IKEA Yas Island opening
09:13 GMT
(press release)

IKEA UAE, part of Al-Futtaim group today opened for business on Yas Island and anticipates nearly 1.3 million visitors in the first year of operations at the 33,000sqm flagship store.

Top three winning entries to receive cash prizes, in addition winning designs could feature in soon-to-be launched range of RAK Ceramics
08:57 GMT
(press release)

RAK Ceramics, the world's largest ceramic tiles & sanitary ware manufacturing company, has announced the launch of the RAK Ceramics Design Award 2011.

Samsonite new store at Dalma Mall
07:25 GMT
(press release)

Reinforcing its aggressive growth plans across the Middle East, Samsonite Group has announced the opening of its new store at Dalma Mall, a leading shopping destination in Abu Dhabi.

March 14, 2011

Ahmed Butti Ahmed receiving a trophy from Unilever Regional Director for Dubai Customs effort in combating fraud and counterfeiting
15:08 GMT

Unilever Global has expressed its thanks for the efforts made by Dubai Customs in the protection of IPR and trade marks from risks of fraud and counterfeit activities.

Visitors to the Xerox stand at Gulf Print ‘11 will experience innovative technology and print solutions
11:16 GMT
(press release)

Xerox, the global leader in document management solutions, participates at Gulf Print 2011 as the largest exhibitor of the show during the period 14th – 17th March 2011.

RAK Ceramics store
10:20 GMT
(press release)

RAK Ceramics, has announced that it has recently released its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Report 2010 as part of a continuing thrust to further enhance the company's CSR initiatives.