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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.

December 6, 2012

During the ceremony
07:09 GMT
(press release)

Jotun Paints, recently won the ‘Best Advertising’ category of the 13th annual Orkla Growth Awards, during a special awards ceremony held recently Oslo, Norway.

December 5, 2012

EMAL wins at Ideas Uk
10:29 GMT
(press release)

Emirates Aluminium has won a prestigious international award in recognition of its drive for innovation and development.

08:34 GMT
(press release)

Xerox has been placed by Gartner, Inc., in the Leaders Quadrant of the 2012 Magic Quadrant for Managed Print Services Worldwide.

Mr. Abdulla Jassim bin Kalban with DUBAL senior management during the tree planting ceremony
08:26 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Aluminium, DUBAL, today expressed its tangible support for the Union Tree initiative launched by H H Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum.

December 4, 2012

09:35 GMT
(press release)

Emirates Aluminium (EMAL) celebrated ‘Paperless Day 2012’ with a campaign “Think before you print” at the Al Taweelah smelter aimed at making employees think twice about what they print out.

New washing machine
08:34 GMT

LG Electronics and United Yousef Mohamed Naghi Company announced the launch of its New Washing Machines equipped with the world first Inverter Direct Drive motor and 6 Motions technology.

Samsung Smart TV
07:40 GMT
(press release)

Samsung Electronics today announced that it won 27 prestigious International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2013 Innovations Awards.

December 3, 2012

Egypt's largest bank has bought shares in garment maker Concrete
12:48 GMT

Egypt's Commercial International Bank (CIB) has acquired a 38 per cent share in garment maker Concrete, the bank said on Monday in a statement to the stock exchange.

PowerShot S110 white creative FSR
10:38 GMT
(press release)

Canon Middle East announces two new connected products – the PowerShot S110 and SELPHY CP900.

Tetra Pak
06:32 GMT
(press release)

Tetra Pak has launched its second large media campaign in Saudi Arabia with the ambition to create awareness among GCC consumers about the benefits of using Tetra Pak’s safe and innovative packaging.

Qatar is planning to reduce the amount of food it imports
03:00 GMT

Authorities involved with an ambitious project in Qatar, the Sahara Forest Project, said they were determined to contribute to plans undertaken by the government and Qatari organisations to reduce the country’s heavy reliance on food imports.

December 2, 2012

Arab economies need to better coordinate ISO effort, according to a Saudi expert
10:16 GMT

Arab economices need to coordinate effort to implement the frameworks from the International Standards Organisation, a global voluntary organisation to promote the common use of techniques and standards across the globe.

Food prices are stable, but still high, according to the World Bank
03:33 GMT

Global food prices remained stable, though close to 2008 record levels, according to the World Bank.

November 28, 2012

10:41 GMT
(press release)

Epson launches in limited markets its first range of inkjet printers that feature an integrated ultra-high-capacity ink tank to help businesses manage their printing costs.

Canon ME
08:04 GMT
(press release)

Canon Middle East has been selected as the first runner up in the Medium-Size Enterprise Category of the Arabia Corporate Social Responsibility Awards 2012, achieving remarkable progress from last year’s ranking.