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July 13, 2014 - 21:59 GMT
In an increasingly globalised economy, understanding how to deal with others is vital.

October 10, 2012

Rice exports look set to happen in Egypt
06:00 GMT

After relaxing the ban on rice exports, Egypt is set to issue its first public tender for firms to be able to trade the grain.

DP World
05:44 GMT

DP World’s Corporate Treasury team has won the coveted Large Corporate Treasury Team of the Year Award from the Association of Corporate Treasurers Middle East.

LG Lightwave Charcoal Oven
05:43 GMT
(press release)

Meals can now be prepared in a third of the time of a traditional convection oven, thanks to LG’s Charcoal Lightwave Oven.

October 9, 2012

Iran plans to boost ties with India
14:47 GMT

A senior Iranian energy official announced Tehran's enthusiasm for expanding cooperation with New Delhi in the agricultural industry.

12:31 GMT

EMAL powered its Phase I potline amperage up from 350 kA to 380 kA current, improving efficiency to increase annual production from 750,000 to 800,000 metric tonnes of aluminium per annum.

October 8, 2012

Nikhil Desai from Masafi receives the UAE Green Brand Award
11:41 GMT
(press release)

In a step that further builds its market leadership across the Gulf and Middle East and reinforces its commitment to sustainability, Masafi has been honoured the first UAE Green Brand award.

During the agreement
10:19 GMT
(press release)

On 25 September, Emirates Aluminium (EMAL) signed a contract for the provision of aluminium fluoride (AlF3) with the Italian-based company Fluorsid.

08:47 GMT
(press release)

Xerox is unveiling new enhancements to its FreeFlow Digital Workflow Collection so printers can stay competitive in an increasingly demanding industry.

China's low price for steel is causing alarm amongst Egyptian manufacturers
06:30 GMT

A wave of alert follows the announcement that a Chinese steel freight will be sold for around EGP 700-800 less than Egyptian steel.

Sharbatly Mosque
05:33 GMT
(press release)

GROHE, the world's leading premium brand for sanitary fittings, announced the latest regional implementation of its global water sustainability initiative, GROHE WaterCare, in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

October 7, 2012

Former head of Egypt's administrative watchdog has no idea why Morsi saked him
13:03 GMT

As the body's general secretary assumes his former post, Safwat El-Nahas says the reasons that President Morsi replaced him on Thursday remain a mystery.

Samsung Electronics
09:54 GMT
(press release)

Samsung has been selected as one of the preferred technology partners to implement the first phase of the pilot project in five out of eight schools.

Strikes are reported at Foxconn factories where the iPhone 5 is made
08:19 GMT

Thousands of workers at a Foxconn plant in China have reportedly been on strike over working conditions. The plant where the iPhone is made has struggled with labour rights and has seen a spate of suicides over recent years, along with allegations of the mistreatment of staff.

Philips Satin
05:39 GMT

The secret to beautiful looking skin is the Philips Satin Perfect epilator, which guarantees long-lasting results, ideal for women who have a lot of responsibilities and little time to spend on hair removal.

October 4, 2012

Manufacturing took dropped in  Palestine in a worrying sign for the economy
13:03 GMT

The economy of Palestine took another blow on Thursday as the Quantity of Industrial Production Index (IPI) registered a decrease of 6.25 per cent in manufacturing output.