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King Salman has ordered the payment of $15 million aid for the Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar. (AFP/ File)
September 20, 2017 - 10:38 GMT
King Salman has ordered the payment of $15 million aid for the Rohingya refugees fleeing from Myanmar.
The construction work on the project is likely to start by the end of this year.
September 20, 2017 - 08:21 GMT
Dubai-based global marine terminal operator DP World said one of its units P&O Marinas, has joined hands with top marina operator and developer IGY Marinas to build a major superyacht marina project in Sète (also called the “Little Venice” of France).
The US stance toward the Middle East is negatively impacting business and regional growth, according to experts. (AFP/ File)
September 19, 2017 - 18:00 GMT
The US stance toward the Middle East is negatively impacting business and regional growth, according to experts.
Read this interview with the Indian ambassador to Egypt, Sanjay Bhattacharyya. (Courtesy of the Embassy of India)
September 19, 2017 - 14:51 GMT
Read this interview with the Indian ambassador to Egypt, Sanjay Bhattacharyya.
The forum will focus on the fourth industrial revolution as its central topic. (Photo courtesy of WAM)
September 19, 2017 - 11:49 GMT
More than 30 economists are expected to speak at the event.
Saudi Energy Efficiency Center
September 19, 2017 - 07:26 GMT
Over 759,000 products violating the standards of Saudi Energy Efficiency Center were seized during the first six months of 2017, according to Saudi Customs.
DP World has entered into agreements to acquire Maritime World, the 100 percent owner of Dubai Maritime City for $180 million, and to buy 100 percent of Drydocks World by means of a capital injection of $225 million.
September 19, 2017 - 06:06 GMT
DP World, a global trade enabler, has entered into agreements to acquire Maritime World, the 100 percent owner of Dubai Maritime City (DMC) for a purchase consideration of $180 million, and to buy 100 per cent of Drydocks World by means of a capital injection of $225 million.
Two new shipping routes will link Qatar with vital ports in China, Turkey and Greece. (File photo)
September 18, 2017 - 15:24 GMT
Two new shipping routes will link Qatar with vital ports in China, Turkey and Greece.
The credit line will be used to finance Iran's infrastructure projects. (File photo)
September 17, 2017 - 16:12 GMT
China has signed an agreement with Iran to provide a credit line of $10 billion for its infrastructure projects.
DJI board meeting under the chairmanship of HE Chancellor Issam Issa Al Humaidan
September 17, 2017 - 10:47 GMT
Dubai Judicial Institute (DJI) has hosted a board meeting at the Maktoum Hall of the Institute under the chairmanship of His Excellency Chancellor Issam Issa Al Humaidan, Attorney General, Chairman of Board of Directors, to mark the start of the new training year.
The strategic location of Jebel Ali Port and the Free Zone with modern warehouses and a range of incentives supports the development of transport and logistics sector.
September 17, 2017 - 09:10 GMT
Recent forecasts for growth in UAE trade are set to benefit the country’s logistics sector according to DP World Group Chairman and CEO Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem.
Silicon Park is an integrated smart city created to articulate the vision of Sheikh Mohammed to transform Dubai into the smartest and happiest city in the world.
September 17, 2017 - 06:44 GMT
Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman of Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority (DSOA), the regulatory body for Dubai Silicon Oasis (DSO), today announced the annual results achieved by DSOA in H1 2017.
Saudi Arabia in June led a coalition of Middle East countries in severing ties with Qatar. Pictured here: Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, Emir of Qatar. (AFP)
September 14, 2017 - 11:41 GMT
The ongoing row between Qatar and its Gulf neighbors, many of which are OPEC members, is credit negative, Moody's said.
Heroin smuggling attempt
September 14, 2017 - 09:14 GMT
Inspectors from the General Administration of Customs – Abu Dhabi, in collaboration with the Drug Control Department and Police Dogs Section (K9) at the General Headquarters of Abu Dhabi Police, successfully foiled two attempts to smuggle narcotics in a record period of less than 24 hours through Al Ghuwaifat border in Al Dhafra area.
Officials at the meeting
September 14, 2017 - 08:29 GMT
Dubai-based global marine terminal operator DP World and Hong Kong leaders recently discussed collaboration in a range of sectors from ports, logistics and customs to education and innovation at a meeting held in Hong Kong this week.
Captain Mohamed Juma Al Shamisi, CEO of Abu Dhabi Ports, received the certificates at the Abu Dhabi Ports headquarters, for all four sites in tandem.
September 14, 2017 - 04:40 GMT
Abu Dhabi Ports has been accredited with the ISO 28000:2007 certificate of Security Management System for Supply Chain by global certification provider, Lloyds Register Quality Assurance (LRQA).