Miscellaneous

Press release:

Ministry of Economy issues report covering a review on Japan’s trade policy • Over USD 14.6 billion posted in non-oil trade for 2016 • Japan is fourth largest exporter and importer of goods and services in the world; services sector contributes 72 per cent of Japan's GDP UAE, May 31, 2017 - The UAE Ministry of Economy has recently released a new report covering a comprehensive review of Japan's trade policy and a closer look
[more]

Press release:

DMCA’s achievements and Maritime Dubai initiative draw attention of international maritime leaders at Nor-shipping 2017 Dubai creates significant impression as world’s 5th highest maritime city in terms of competitiveness & attractiveness May 31, 2017 Dubai, United Arab Emirates The Dubai Maritime City Authority’s (DMCA) participation at the Nor-Shipping 2017 – the leading maritime event week, taking place from May 30 to June 2, 2017 in Oslo and Lillestrøm, Norway, draws an unprecedented attention with its successive
[more]

Press release:

DAFZA hits 62 per cent of total annual sales target and posts 31 per cent growth Al Zarooni: “The excellent results from Q1 2017 reflects our positive outlook for this year” UAE, May 27, 2017 – The Dubai Airport Freezone Authority (DAFZA) performed exceptionally well in Q1 2017, achieving 62 percent of its total annual sales target. This was accompanied by an increase of 7 per cent in sales revenues over Q1 2016. The freezone also
[more]

Press release:

Saudi Arabia’s CITC Successfully Concludes Workshop on DNSSEC Joint cooperation with MENOG & RIPE NCC to help further utilise DNSSEC in developing Saudi Internet Domain Name System UAE, May 21, 2017 - The Communications and Information Technology Commission (CITC), represented by the Saudi Network Information Center (SaudiNIC), recently hosted a workshop on the Domain Name System Security Extension (DNSSEC). The workshop was held at CITC’s headquarters on 9
[more]

Press release:

Ministry of Economy organizes media briefing on consumer protection & preparations for Holy Month of Ramadan • 21,000 tons of daily vegetable & fruit imports for Dubai market expected in Ramadan; 4,000 tons of daily imports for Abu Dhabi market; 125,000-ton stock available in the two markets • Price fixing for 4,500 commodities in cooperative societies & outlets in 2017, up 15 per cent over 2016 • AED 300 million allocated for Ramadan discounts of 50-75 per cent on 10,000 items
[more]

Press release:

Seatrade moves from strength to strength in the UAE to cement its presence in the Middle UBM announces opening of its first office in Dubai May 17, 2017 United Arab Emirates UBM plc, an events first organisation with over 300 marketing-leading B2B events a year, has opened its first dedicated UBM office in Dubai. UBM plc acquired the Seatrade portfolio in 2014 and the full complement of Seatrade staff now operate from UBM`s new offices in Publishing Pavilion,
[more]

Press release:

DAFZA and IMA successfully hosts conference on emerging trends in Accounting, Technology and Leadership Event featured more than 10 regional and international experts UAE, May 17, 2017 - DAFZA (Dubai Airport Freezone Authority) in collaboration with IMA® (Institute of Management Accountants) successfully hosted a conference on emerging trends in accounting, technology, and leadership. The event, which was held at the DAFZA Business Centre, featured more than 10 regional and international experts that brought global
[more]

Press release:

Dubai Courts reports 92 per cent rise in 2016 Customer Happiness Index ‘Smart Transformation’ remains key driver for delivering more efficient judicial performance UAE, May 13, 2017 - In yet another achievement, the Dubai Courts has reported a 92 per cent improvement in the level of happiness of its customers according to the ‘Fourth Generation of Government Excellence System’ recently released by the Dubai Government Excellence Program. The latest results are the
[more]

Press release:

Dubai Courts receives newly introduced ‘Happiest Work Environment 2016’ award at Dubai Government Excellence Program Win demonstrated Dubai Courts’ unwavering effort to establish a work environment that promotes the spirit of innovation, creativity, happiness, and positivity UAE, May 9, 2017 - Dubai Courts’ successive achievements are a reflection of its steady commitment to excellence and keen determination to bring happiness to its customers and stakeholders. This has led to it winning the ‘Happiest Work Environment
[more]

Press release:

Egypt Property Show 2017 to highlight country's rapidly growing property market Press conference held to kick off event; throws the spotlight on Egypt’s key real estate opportunities and forecasted 70 per cent growth May 04, 2017 On behalf of the Prime Minister, Sherif Ismail, Minister of Housing H.E. Dr. Mustafa Madbouli graced a press conference on the premier Egypt Property Show (EPS) 2017 held at the JW Marriot Marques, Business Bay in
[more]

Press release:

Ministry of Economy discusses ways to develop trade & investment ties with Australian Minister for Trade - Al Mansoori: ‘Our countries are interested in developing fruitful partnerships in tourism & mining’ Abu Dhabi, April 26, 2017 H.E. Eng. Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansoori, the UAE’s Minister of Economy, has discussed ways to further develop trade and investment ties with Australia with H.E. Steven Ciobo, the Australian Minister of Trade, Tourism and Investment. Talks were held during a meeting
[more]

Press release:

UNWTO Ministerial Meeting discusses ways to enhance tourism’s role in development • H.E. Al Mheiri: ‘The UAE has diversified tourism attractions and has achieved unprecedented growth over the previous years’ • UAE received 25 million visitors in 2016 with total spends of AED 110 billion, driving tourism’s GDP contribution to 12 per cent Dubai, April 25, 2017 The UAE hosted yesterday (Monday, April 24, 2017) the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and Arabian Travel
[more]

Press release:

UAE & Azerbaijan conclude 6th Joint Economic Committee - Nine key areas for future cooperation identified - Al Mansoori: ‘Joint Committee has achieved much over the past eight years’ Abu Dhabi, 24 April 2017 The 6th session of the UAE-Azerbaijan Joint Economic Committee held at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Dubai and co-chaired by H.E. Eng. Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansoori, UAE Minister of Economy, and his counterpart, H.E. Shahin Mustafayev, Azerbaijan’s
[more]

Press release:

STF reaffirms support for Quarter of a Century Foundation for Creating Future Leaders and Innovators Sharjah Leadership Program equips young Emiratis with leadership skills to help build UAE’s future Sharjah Tatweer Forum (STF) has reaffirmed its commitment to continuously train the country’s future young leaders in keeping with the vision and strategic goals of the ‘Rubu Qarn’ Foundation for Creating Future Leaders and Innovators. The foundation was established by virtue of Emiri Decree No. 17
[more]

Press release:

Ahmad bin Abdullah Humaid Belhoul Al Falasi inaugurates Gulf Education and Training Exhibition 2017 Show throws spotlight on Occupational & Industry, Professional Development & Continuing Education April 13, 2017 – His Excellency Dr. Ahmad bin Abdullah Humaid Belhoul Al Falasi Minister of State for Higher Education, opened today (Thursday, April 13, 2017) the 29th edition of the Gulf Education and Training Exhibition (GETEX), the leading student recruitment platform in the Middle East and Asia,
[more]

Press release:

Gulf Education and Training Exhibition 2017 to kick off tomorrow GETEX 2017 will exhibit over 2,000 academic, vocational and training courses offered by nearly 300 participating institutions from Qatar, Oman, Lebanon, Egypt, India, Georgia, Malaysia, Poland, Switzerland, Russia, the UK, the USA and Canada April 12, 2017 – The Gulf Education and Training Exhibition (GETEX), the leading student recruitment platform in the Middle East and Asia, is all geared to
[more]

Press release:

Dubai Courts launches ‘Sanabel Al Khair’ as part of ‘Year of Giving’ initiative 15 various initiatives promote social responsibility, volunteerism and serving the nation UAE, April 4, 2017- Dubai Courts has launched ‘Sanabel Al Khair’ program as part of its efforts to develop a culture of giving and philanthropy within the legal and judicial community in line with the announcement by H.H. Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE declaring
[more]

Press release:

by Hearthstone Homes With the growing popularity of barn homes, barn doors, and barn wood in general, Hearthstone feels that custom barns will be one of the hottest home building trends of 2017. The atmosphere and strength of character with the finest in modern design, engineering, and technical details make these multi-purpose structures hard to surpass “Barn homes are perfect for those who
[more]

Press release:

H.E Dr. Aisha Bin Bishr Represents Smart Dubai at The World Happiness Summit Discusses Smart Dubai’s happiness-centric approach to smart city transformation UAE, March 26, 2017 - H.E Dr. Aisha bin Bishr, Director General, Smart Dubai Office, showcased the successes of Smart Dubai over the past three years in an international gathering of city and happiness leaders at The World Happiness Summit earlier this month. Organized by a board of happiness advocates from
[more]

Press release:

UAE ranks ninth in global list of total exports and re-exports of creative goods industries UAE reveals foreign trade of over USD 30.7 billion worth of creative goods Abu Dhabi, March 22, 2017 The global export of creative goods grew to approximately USD 538 billion in 2015, acquiring 3.3 per cent of the world's total export of merchandise for the same year. In line with this, the UAE has been positioned in the ninth place
[more]
Ältere Meldungen