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Dubai Chamber’s stand at GITEX
October 15, 2018 - 11:06 GMT
Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry is showcasing a wide range of smart services and apps for businesses at GITEX Technology Week 2018 which kicked off earlier today in Dubai.
On Thursday, the port had decided to
October 15, 2018 - 09:54 GMT
Salalah port has received its first vessel at its container terminal, the port management announced, three days after suspending operations ahead of tropical storm Luban.
The Tadawul All-Shares Index (TASI) quickly lost more than 500 points on the first trading day of the week. (AFP)
October 15, 2018 - 09:47 GMT
Saudi stocks dived 7.0 percent in early trading on Sunday as the oil-rich kingdom comes under increasing international pressure over the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
Jordan’s efforts to enhance trade with Palestine faces obstacles by Israeli occupation authorities attempting to keep the Palestinian market under Israeli control. (Shutterstock)
October 15, 2018 - 09:43 GMT
Jordan’s efforts to enhance trade with Palestine faces obstacles by Israeli occupation authorities attempting to keep the Palestinian market under Israeli control.
Egypt raised 2 billion euro in bonds in April. (Shutterstock)
October 15, 2018 - 09:33 GMT
Egypt is considering issuing bonds in currencies other than the euro and the US dollar after launching a roadshow in Asia, Finance Minister Mohamed Maait told Reuters on Saturday, as the government steps up efforts to improve its debt structure.
UAE business tycoon Khalaf Ahmad Al-Habtoor has called for an Arab boycott of US companies. (File/photo)
October 15, 2018 - 09:21 GMT
In an Op-Ed column written exclusively for Arab News, UAE business tycoon Khalaf Ahmad Al-Habtoor has called for an Arab boycott of US companies and executives who have pulled out of Saudi Arabia’s upcoming Future Investment Initiative (FII) summit, or decided to freeze ongoing dealings with the Kingdom.
Vision 2030 aims to reduce the country’s dependency on oil and focus on untapped renewable energy resources. (Shutterstock)
October 15, 2018 - 09:15 GMT
On Aug. 28, 1963, Martin Luther King, America’s inspiring black activist, said his famous words “I have a dream,” which turned into a global slogan for anyone who wanted to make any positive change in the world.
Qatar to build global multilateral trade system. (Shutterstock)
October 15, 2018 - 09:07 GMT
The State of Qatar stressed the importance of building a rule-based, open, non-discriminatory and equitable multilateral trade system that contributes to sustainable development, inclusive growth and employment opportunities around the world.
India requires huge investment in creating infrastructure for receiving liquefied natural gas to the country. (Shutterstock)
October 15, 2018 - 08:27 GMT
A high-level delegation from Gujarat interacted with the members of Indian Business and Professional Council (IBPC) recently to showcase various investment opportunities available in the Indian state.
Europe is establishing a banking system to overcome problems regarding banking relations with Tehran, the path will be soon even clearer for Tehran-London economic ties. (Shutterstock)
October 15, 2018 - 08:12 GMT
Britain is fully committed to its economic ties with Iran under the framework of the Joint Comprehension Plan of Action (JCPOA), the portal of Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA) reported on Saturday quoting the British Ambassador to Iran Rob Macaire.
Many rumours sought to tarnish the UAE's reputation globally. (Shutterstock)
October 15, 2018 - 07:23 GMT
Spreading fake news and rumours on social media destabilises the security of the country and could cause losses to the tune of "millions of dirhams", a Dubai Police official has said.
The Business Registration and Licensing (BRL) sector in DED issued 1,509 new licences during September 2018.
October 14, 2018 - 10:46 GMT
The ‘Business Map’ digital platform of the Dubai Department of Economic Development saw 22,113 business registration and licensing transactions being completed during the month of September, an increase of 25% compared to August.
The Chinese envoy underscored Beijing’s strong belief in the compliance of all JCPOA-parties to their commitments, stressing the need for Iran’s economic and trade profits under the deal. (Shutterstock)
October 14, 2018 - 04:02 GMT
Iranian ambassador to the UN agencies headquartered in Vienna and his Chinese counterpart pledged to expand cooperation in international arenas.
Speculation continues to grow that Khashoggi was killed by Saudi authorities after entering the consulate. (AFP)
October 14, 2018 - 03:51 GMT
World Bank President Jim Yong Kim is the latest in a series of high-profile departures for Saudi crown prince Mohammad Bin Salman's upcoming economic development conference.
The scheme, which is in line with a Cabinet decision that was issued in June, will cover up to Dh20,000 per worker. (Shutterstock)
October 14, 2018 - 03:31 GMT
Private companies in the UAE will soon be able to opt for a Dh60 insurance scheme to recruit workers instead of depositing Dh3,000 per worker as bank guarantee as is the practice now. The Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation will start implementing the low-cost insurance scheme from mid-October, it was announced earlier this month.
The slump may have started in luxury properties, but it has filtered down as Lebanon’s stagnant economy and government vacuum weighs on confidence and spending power. (Shutterstock)
October 14, 2018 - 03:25 GMT
Legacy Central, which aims to raise $1 billion in equity and debt in three $325 million stages, says it will invest wholesale in apartments which developers have been struggling to shift for years, selling them on to Lebanon’s extensive diaspora.