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"Market prices of cotton are currently low; without the subsidy, farmers will not be able to sustain the cost of planting cotton," he concluded.
January 6, 2015 - 15:39 GMT
The Egyptian government has decided to no longer subsidise farmers planting cotton effective the upcoming growing season.


Iran produced 16.331 million tons of crude steel in 2014, a 5.9 percent rise from 15.422 million tons in 2013.
13:20 GMT

Iran ranked first in the Middle East and 14th in the world in terms of steel production in 2014, the World Steel Association (WSA) said in a recent report.

In October, a document showed Germany’s national security council approved the export of arms to Saudi Arabia, Qatar and other countries in the Middle East.
12:52 GMT

Germany has decided to stop exporting arms to Saudi Arabia, the German newspaper Bild am Sonntag said on Sunday, citing government sources as saying the kingdom was “too unstable”

07:17 GMT
(press release)

Canon Emirates, a leader in imaging solutions, has been re-certified to the ISO 14001 environmental management standard following an external environment audit reporting no ‘non-conformities’.

January 22, 2015

Aref Easa Al-Yousifi, Vice Chairman & Managing Director, Easa Husain Al-Yousifi & Sons Co. (EHY) and Shinichi Wakita, Managing Director, Panasonic Marketing Middle East & Africa inaugurate the shop
10:25 GMT
(press release)

Buzzing with strong supply of prime retail space, Kuwait’s retail market is underpinned by robust consumer spending.

The two countries will jointly establish the industrial park,
06:54 GMT

Iran has entered into two partnerships with Chinese authorities in a move to set up an industrial park in the southern port city of Jask as well as expand cooperation in the agricultural sector, according to reports.

January 21, 2015

Samsung SE790C
09:12 GMT
(press release)

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. announced new and expanded display products at the 2015 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES), including a complete line-up of Curved monitors and SMART LED Signage.

During the agreement
05:47 GMT
(press release)

PepsiCo-Jordan signed a new one-year agreement valued at JOD 1 million with the General Union of Food Industry Employees to enhance the work environment and living conditions of PepsiCo-Jordan’s staff.

January 20, 2015

During the event
07:42 GMT
(press release)

Panasonic Corporation announced today that it has received the 2015 Zayed Future Energy Prize, an award established by the United Arab Emirates government and managed by Masdar, for the Large Corporation category.

January 19, 2015

Panasonic fixed network camera
08:15 GMT
(press release)

Panasonic Marketing Middle East and Africa (PMMAF) is showcasing their latest line-up of fixed network cameras at Intersec 2015 this year.

January 18, 2015

Samsung WAM7500/6500
08:44 GMT
(press release)

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. announced a range of new audio products launched at 2015 International Consumer Electronics Show, including the WAM7500/6500 and an expanded lineup of Curved Soundbars.

9 megapixel 360-degree network camera
08:08 GMT
(press release)

Panasonic Marketing Middle East and Africa (PMMAF), launched their first 9 megapixel 360-degree network cameras for indoor and outdoor use at Intersec 2015 in Dubai.

January 15, 2015

27-inch IPS-AHVA monitor
13:01 GMT
(press release)

MMD, the leading technology company and brand license partner for Philips Monitors, today announced a new 27-inch IPS-AHVA display with factory-calibrated color support across the Adobe RGB color space.

10:04 GMT

Following Apple's action, Ericsson has today filed a complaint in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas requesting a ruling on Ericsson's proposed global licensing fees with Apple.

January 13, 2015

08:35 GMT
(press release)

Nestlé announced the launch of the nominations for the 2016 Nestlé Creating Shared Value Prize which will award the winners up to CHF 500 000 (approximately 525,000USD).

January 11, 2015

Khaldon Abdul Hafiz, Marketing Manegar, Hyundai UA
10:43 GMT
(press release)

Juma Al Majid Est., exclusive distributor of Hyundai Motors in the UAE, is driving customers to its Hyundai UAE showrooms with the launch of a Dubai Shopping Festival promotion.