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In spite of being a key provider of food, Asia has received little attention from the Gulf to date
April 9, 2014 - 18:23 GMT
Fearing a disruption in Ukraine’s exports, corn prices rose 20 per cent year-to-date, while wheat prices increased by 13.5 per cent.

January 20, 2014

11:55 GMT
(press release)

Jotun Paints is showcasing on January 20, 2014 its next generation heat reflective exterior paints during their participation at this year's edition of the World Future Energy Summit (WFES 2014).

09:05 GMT
(press release)

Emirates Aluminium has again expressed its corporate support for global environmental initiatives by supporting the annual Masdar-hosted World Future Energy Summit.

Dan Smith, Head of Integrated Marketing for the Middle East and Africa region of Xerox’s Developing Markets Operations
08:05 GMT
(press release)

Xerox DocuShare has expanded its enterprise content management offering, providing new and easy ways for employees to access and manage paper and digital content wherever they are.

During the event
07:35 GMT
(press release)

PepsiCo-Jordan announced that it has renewed its partnership with the General Union for Workers in Food Industry.

January 19, 2014

Khalid Buhumaid, Dubal Vice President: Corporate Relations & International Affairs
05:48 GMT
(press release)

The 2014 Omega Dubai Desert Classic Golf Tournament (“the Omega DDC”) coincides with the 25th anniversary of the inaugural event.

January 16, 2014

All jobs previously occupied by expats will be considered vacant until qualified Saudi citizens can fill them, the ministry said.
21:07 GMT

Saudi Arabia refused to renew the contracts of 9,267 expatriate employees working in its public sector and rejected around 2,607 new applications last year in a bid to boost employment among its locals, according to a senior official.

Jotun’s Travel In Style
07:14 GMT
(press release)

As the world leader in interior paint, every year Jotun produces the best Colour Collection in the market, made up of colour themes that reflect worldwide styles and the latest trend insights.

January 15, 2014

If consulting firms want to invest in new markets, they should invest in the GCC. (Image credit: Shutterstock)
12:06 GMT

Despite a shortage of local talent, the GCC consulting market, which grew by 20 percent to $1.9 billion last year, is expected to be the fastest growing consulting market in the world in 2014.

LG’s HomeChat service
08:36 GMT
(press release)

LG Electronics (LG) showcased its next generation of smart innovations and technologies that take advantage of Natural Language Processing (NLP).

January 13, 2014

UAE is set to become the world's leading consultancy hub in 2014 (Courtesy of UAE Interact)
10:00 GMT

UAE is set to become the world's fastest growing consulting market in 2014.

During the event
09:51 GMT
(press release)

This week saw representatives from PepsiCo and Americana Group come together to officially renew their partnership agreement and to celebrate 40 years of working together in the region.

The Passat was largely influential in Volkswagen Middle East recording its most successful ever month in July last year when sales rose 51 per cent on the same period in 2012
03:55 GMT

Volkswagen Middle East has reported a 30 per cent rise in deliveries across the GCC for 2013 compared to 2012.

January 12, 2014

04:55 GMT
(press release)

LG Electronics (LG) is proud of presenting the most comprehensive OLED TV lineup on the planet at the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas on January 7-10, 2014.

January 8, 2014

LG Studio premium kitchen
06:57 GMT
(press release)

LG Electronics (LG) will showcase its stunning LG Studio premium kitchen appliance lineup at the 2014 Consumer Electronics Show (CES), Jan. 7-10 in Las Vegas.

Saudi Arabia previously held a conference on healthcare solutions earlier this year (File Archive)
06:51 GMT

Saudi Arabia's healthcare IT market is expected to rise by 11 percent annually, representing one of the fastest growing markets in the world.