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UAE’s exports outperform countries of Middle East

Saudi Arabia, Turkey, Iran and Kuwait follow suit, with exports valued at $ 175 billion, $ 143 billion, $ 66 billion and $ 46 billion respectively The United Arab Emirates has once again outperformed countries of the Middle East in

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UAE’s exports outperform countries of Middle East

Saudi Arabia, Turkey, Iran and Kuwait follow suit, with exports valued at $ 175 billion, $ 143 billion, $ 66 billion and $ 46 billion respectively The United Arab Emirates has once again outperformed countries of the Middle East in

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Middle East sustains its position as a top global trading partner

The region records highest export growth in 2016 and 2017; Middle Eastern countries recorded exports of US$ 765.8 billion and imports of US$ 665.2 billion in 2016 The Middle East remains the world’s most important trading partner in the region

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Middle East sustains its position as a top global trading partner

The region records highest export growth in 2016 and 2017; Middle Eastern countries recorded exports of US$ 765.8 billion and imports of US$ 665.2 billion in 2016 The Middle East remains the world’s most important trading partner in the region

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Tax experts urge small businesses to voluntarily register for VAT

Al Dhaheri Jones & Clark outline several business benefits for voluntary registration of VAT As the date for the implementation of value-added-tax (VAT) draws closer, tax specialists suggest that businesses can register voluntarily if the total value of their taxable

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Tax experts urge small businesses to voluntarily register for VAT

Al Dhaheri Jones & Clark outline several business benefits for voluntary registration of VAT As the date for the implementation of value-added-tax (VAT) draws closer, tax specialists suggest that businesses can register voluntarily if the total value of their taxable

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2017 Global Trade Development Week begins

Event welcomes 1,000 spokespersons, decision makers & high-level representatives of global organizations  Al Mansoori: ‘The UAE is keen to consolidate its positive role in supporting global trade facilitation movement issues’  UAE’s foreign trade volume reached AED 1.6 trillion in 2016

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2017 Global Trade Development Week begins

Event welcomes 1,000 spokespersons, decision makers & high-level representatives of global organizations  Al Mansoori: ‘The UAE is keen to consolidate its positive role in supporting global trade facilitation movement issues’  UAE’s foreign trade volume reached AED 1.6 trillion in 2016

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Digital marketing poised for significant growth alongside UAE’s flourishing e-commerce market

Recent study expects local e-commerce sector to reach AED 40 billion in 2018 itcan, which offers innovative e-commerce solutions, notes growing demand for integrated digital marketing solutions The UAE’s e-commerce sector is gaining milestones in light of the growing popularity

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Digital marketing poised for significant growth alongside UAE’s flourishing e-commerce market

Recent study expects local e-commerce sector to reach AED 40 billion in 2018 itcan, which offers innovative e-commerce solutions, notes growing demand for integrated digital marketing solutions The UAE’s e-commerce sector is gaining milestones in light of the growing popularity

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DAFZA to become the first Freezone in the World transforming its Infrastructure into Cloud

The Dubai Airport Freezone Authority (DAFZA) is partnering with Dell EMC initiating a landmark project titled “DAFZA Cloud”. This collaboration aims to power the ambitious vision to provide transformative ICT services to all stakeholders.  In line with the vision of

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DAFZA to become the first Freezone in the World transforming its Infrastructure into Cloud

The Dubai Airport Freezone Authority (DAFZA) is partnering with Dell EMC initiating a landmark project titled “DAFZA Cloud”. This collaboration aims to power the ambitious vision to provide transformative ICT services to all stakeholders.  In line with the vision of

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DAFZA announces the first smart customs free zone at GITEX Technology Week 2017

Smart and innovative initiative to be showcased during the Show DAFZA building The Dubai Airport Freezone Authority (DAFZA) is participating in the 37th GITEX Technology Week to showcase major updates on its initiatives aimed at bringing foreign investor experiences in

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DAFZA announces the first smart customs free zone at GITEX Technology Week 2017

Smart and innovative initiative to be showcased during the Show DAFZA building The Dubai Airport Freezone Authority (DAFZA) is participating in the 37th GITEX Technology Week to showcase major updates on its initiatives aimed at bringing foreign investor experiences in

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‘Innovation Quay’ is set to promote Dubai’s competitive status as one of world’s leading maritime capitals

H.E. Bin Sulayem: ‘We aim to see active community participation in developing innovative initiatives that support the maritime sector in building a diverse, sustainable & competitive economy’ Amer Ali: ‘‘Innovation Quay’ is a leading step towards adapting innovation, creativity and

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‘Innovation Quay’ is set to promote Dubai’s competitive status as one of world’s leading maritime capitals

H.E. Bin Sulayem: ‘We aim to see active community participation in developing innovative initiatives that support the maritime sector in building a diverse, sustainable & competitive economy’ Amer Ali: ‘‘Innovation Quay’ is a leading step towards adapting innovation, creativity and

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Department of Economic Development – Ajman reveals completion of preparations for launch of its first consumer protection website at GITEX 2017

New portal represents department’s continuing efforts towards increasing consumer awareness and maintaining market stability The Department of Economic Development – Ajman (DED-Ajman) has revealed the completion of its preparations for the coming launch of its first ever website dedicated to

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Department of Economic Development – Ajman reveals completion of preparations for launch of its first consumer protection website at GITEX 2017

New portal represents department’s continuing efforts towards increasing consumer awareness and maintaining market stability The Department of Economic Development – Ajman (DED-Ajman) has revealed the completion of its preparations for the coming launch of its first ever website dedicated to

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Dubai Maritime City Authority welcomes Clarksons Platou as it opens its 4th largest office in Dubai

New headquarter serves as important link for company’s operations within Middle East, India, Egypt & Morocco markets Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA) praised Clarksons Platou, leading integrated shipping services provider, for its expansion efforts in the emirate during the opening

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Dubai Maritime City Authority welcomes Clarksons Platou as it opens its 4th largest office in Dubai

New headquarter serves as important link for company’s operations within Middle East, India, Egypt & Morocco markets Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA) praised Clarksons Platou, leading integrated shipping services provider, for its expansion efforts in the emirate during the opening

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MENA e-commerce market value seen to top USD 6.7 billion in 2017

Growth attributed to region’s young population with high disposable income & high internet penetration rate 2016 industry value stood at USD 4.8 billion GCC market to hit USD 20-billion mark by 2020 The number of online shoppers in the Middle

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MENA e-commerce market value seen to top USD 6.7 billion in 2017

Growth attributed to region’s young population with high disposable income & high internet penetration rate 2016 industry value stood at USD 4.8 billion GCC market to hit USD 20-billion mark by 2020 The number of online shoppers in the Middle

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Menacorp remains first on Nasdaq Dubai’s Equity Futures trade

Registers more than 64.17 per cent market share by trading volume for Q1 2017  Menacorp has been ranked number one on Nasdaq Dubai’s Equity Futures market for the first quarter of the year. With more than 64.17 per cent share

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Menacorp remains first on Nasdaq Dubai’s Equity Futures trade

Registers more than 64.17 per cent market share by trading volume for Q1 2017  Menacorp has been ranked number one on Nasdaq Dubai’s Equity Futures market for the first quarter of the year. With more than 64.17 per cent share

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UAE and Turkey agree on cooperative mechanisms for 13 priority sectors at 9th Joint Economic Committee Ministerial meeting

The 9th Ministerial meeting of the Joint Economic Committee between the UAE and Turkey was held yesterday (Tuesday, February 7, 2017) in the Turkish capital of Ankara. The session was chaired by H.E. Eng. Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansoori, Minister

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UAE and Turkey agree on cooperative mechanisms for 13 priority sectors at 9th Joint Economic Committee Ministerial meeting

The 9th Ministerial meeting of the Joint Economic Committee between the UAE and Turkey was held yesterday (Tuesday, February 7, 2017) in the Turkish capital of Ankara. The session was chaired by H.E. Eng. Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansoori, Minister

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Milaha Launches First Ever Direct Container Service Between Saudi Arabia And India

Qatar Navigation (Milaha), a maritime and logistics conglomerate based in Qatar, has signed an agreement with the Kandla International Container Terminal (KICT) in India, to start the first direct common carrier feeder service between Saudi Arabia and India. The frequency

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Milaha Launches First Ever Direct Container Service Between Saudi Arabia And India

Qatar Navigation (Milaha), a maritime and logistics conglomerate based in Qatar, has signed an agreement with the Kandla International Container Terminal (KICT) in India, to start the first direct common carrier feeder service between Saudi Arabia and India. The frequency

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DAFZA takes innovation strategy further to advance ranking among world’s most innovative free zones

Collaboration with ShiftIN Partners to identify innovation champions and help build human capital 20 innovation champions to be chosen among employees Move aligned with UAE National Innovation Strategy & UAE Vision 2021 The Dubai Airport Freezone Authority (DAFZA) marked another

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DAFZA takes innovation strategy further to advance ranking among world’s most innovative free zones

Collaboration with ShiftIN Partners to identify innovation champions and help build human capital 20 innovation champions to be chosen among employees Move aligned with UAE National Innovation Strategy & UAE Vision 2021 The Dubai Airport Freezone Authority (DAFZA) marked another

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iPhady announces 3rd online ‘White Friday’ sale

Smart and modern gadgets to be featured during the five-day online offers with attractive promotions and discounts up for grabs iPhady, one of the leading KSA e-commerce sites and a subsidiary of Al Falak Electronic Equipment & Supplies Co, has

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iPhady announces 3rd online ‘White Friday’ sale

Smart and modern gadgets to be featured during the five-day online offers with attractive promotions and discounts up for grabs iPhady, one of the leading KSA e-commerce sites and a subsidiary of Al Falak Electronic Equipment & Supplies Co, has

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Director General of WTO meets Dr. Al Zarooni, Chairman of World FZO

Roberto Azevedo, Director General of World Trade Organization (WTO) received in his office in Geneva Dr. Mohammed Al Zarooni, Chairman of the World Free Zones Organization. Also attended the meeting senior officials from both organizations. In this meeting the Chairman

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Director General of WTO meets Dr. Al Zarooni, Chairman of World FZO

Roberto Azevedo, Director General of World Trade Organization (WTO) received in his office in Geneva Dr. Mohammed Al Zarooni, Chairman of the World Free Zones Organization. Also attended the meeting senior officials from both organizations. In this meeting the Chairman

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Global Trade Development Week 7.0 kicks off in Dubai

Event held under auspices of Ministry of Economy in cooperation with Federal Customs Authority The 7th Global Trade Development Week kicked off on (Monday, October 31, 2016) and will run for three days until November 2 at the Jumeirah Emirates Towers

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Global Trade Development Week 7.0 kicks off in Dubai

Event held under auspices of Ministry of Economy in cooperation with Federal Customs Authority The 7th Global Trade Development Week kicked off on (Monday, October 31, 2016) and will run for three days until November 2 at the Jumeirah Emirates Towers

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ABCC hosts economic forum in Sao Paulo to attract more Brazilian investors to Arab region

Authorities, specialists & businesses from Brazil & Arab countries came together to address economics, trade, transportation, finance & halal market In line with their diligent efforts to build stronger economic ties between Brazil and the Arab World, the Arab-Brazilian Chamber

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ABCC hosts economic forum in Sao Paulo to attract more Brazilian investors to Arab region

Authorities, specialists & businesses from Brazil & Arab countries came together to address economics, trade, transportation, finance & halal market In line with their diligent efforts to build stronger economic ties between Brazil and the Arab World, the Arab-Brazilian Chamber

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Chairman of World Free Zones Organization addresses Free Zones of the Americas (AZFA) Conference in San Jose, Costa Rica

Mohammed Alzarooni shares vision and opportunities for ‘Next Generation’ Free Zones, their future best practices and increasing roles in international world trade  Outlines evolution and development to drive global potential and prospects  The highly successful 20th Free Zones of the

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Chairman of World Free Zones Organization addresses Free Zones of the Americas (AZFA) Conference in San Jose, Costa Rica

Mohammed Alzarooni shares vision and opportunities for ‘Next Generation’ Free Zones, their future best practices and increasing roles in international world trade  Outlines evolution and development to drive global potential and prospects  The highly successful 20th Free Zones of the

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NATPET to highlight new polypropylene resin grades at K 2016, in collaboration with Haitian, WeiLi & Milliken

NATPET to introduce a pair of PP random copolymers at the show Haitian will injection mold a cosmetics cap at its booth using one of those grades WeiLi injection stretch blow molded sports bottles will be given away from NATPET’s

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NATPET to highlight new polypropylene resin grades at K 2016, in collaboration with Haitian, WeiLi & Milliken

NATPET to introduce a pair of PP random copolymers at the show Haitian will injection mold a cosmetics cap at its booth using one of those grades WeiLi injection stretch blow molded sports bottles will be given away from NATPET’s

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Ministry of Economy organizes workshop on terms and obligations of trade facilitation convention

The Ministry of Economy has held a workshop on the terms of the trade facilitation convention under the World Trade Organization (WTO) participated in by a number of representatives from free zones nationwide. The workshop discussed the terms of the

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Ministry of Economy organizes workshop on terms and obligations of trade facilitation convention

The Ministry of Economy has held a workshop on the terms of the trade facilitation convention under the World Trade Organization (WTO) participated in by a number of representatives from free zones nationwide. The workshop discussed the terms of the

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UAE delegation concludes productive participation in UNCTAD 14 in Kenya

Group discusses ways to further develop trade, investment, finance and technology  Juma Al Kait: ‘The UAE’s exceptional achievements have made it a distinct model in trade, investment and economic development’  UNCTAD: ‘The UAE is first regionally and 16th internationally among

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UAE delegation concludes productive participation in UNCTAD 14 in Kenya

Group discusses ways to further develop trade, investment, finance and technology  Juma Al Kait: ‘The UAE’s exceptional achievements have made it a distinct model in trade, investment and economic development’  UNCTAD: ‘The UAE is first regionally and 16th internationally among

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Brazilian exports to Arab countries reflect vibrant trade for H1 2016

Companies across all sectors looking to enhance trade relations The Arab Brazilian Chamber of Commerce has recently noted thriving trade between Brazil and the Arab World as attested to by the impressive numbers issued by the organization covering Brazilian exports

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Brazilian exports to Arab countries reflect vibrant trade for H1 2016

Companies across all sectors looking to enhance trade relations The Arab Brazilian Chamber of Commerce has recently noted thriving trade between Brazil and the Arab World as attested to by the impressive numbers issued by the organization covering Brazilian exports

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UNCTAD 14 kicks off in Nairobi with participation of UAE

Delegation headed by Ministry of Economy shares country’s trade and investment environment  A UAE delegation headed by the Ministry of Economy is currently participating in the 14th United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD 14) which officially launched in

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UNCTAD 14 kicks off in Nairobi with participation of UAE

Delegation headed by Ministry of Economy shares country’s trade and investment environment  A UAE delegation headed by the Ministry of Economy is currently participating in the 14th United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD 14) which officially launched in

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Menacorp secures top position on Dubai Financial Market for first half of 2016

Award-winning investment firm maintains substantial lead ahead of 49 competitors in terms of trade value & market share Menacorp Financial Services, the UAE’s leading financial services firm, has been ranked the number one brokerage firm in the UAE for the

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Menacorp secures top position on Dubai Financial Market for first half of 2016

Award-winning investment firm maintains substantial lead ahead of 49 competitors in terms of trade value & market share Menacorp Financial Services, the UAE’s leading financial services firm, has been ranked the number one brokerage firm in the UAE for the

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T. Gargour &Fils shines winning the ‘Golden Employee Award’ in the Trade Industry sector

T. Gargour & Fils s.a.l – Mercedes-Benz sole & exclusive agent for Daimler in Lebanon – was honoured to have their ‘Employee of the Year’, Eleny Caponis, credited with the ‘Golden Employee Award’, at the Sapphire Award ceremony held in

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T. Gargour &Fils shines winning the ‘Golden Employee Award’ in the Trade Industry sector

T. Gargour & Fils s.a.l – Mercedes-Benz sole & exclusive agent for Daimler in Lebanon – was honoured to have their ‘Employee of the Year’, Eleny Caponis, credited with the ‘Golden Employee Award’, at the Sapphire Award ceremony held in

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Ministry of Economy holds media briefing about consumer protection and preparations for the coming Holy Month of Ramadan

The UAE Ministry of Economy today (May 25, 2016) held a special media briefing to talk about consumer protection and the Ministry’s preparations for the coming Holy Month of Ramadan. The event, which was held under the patronage of His

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Ministry of Economy holds media briefing about consumer protection and preparations for the coming Holy Month of Ramadan

The UAE Ministry of Economy today (May 25, 2016) held a special media briefing to talk about consumer protection and the Ministry’s preparations for the coming Holy Month of Ramadan. The event, which was held under the patronage of His

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LIFEStyle Fine Jewelry opens 30th UAE outlet in Ibn Battuta Mall featuring the first ever Coronet Shop-in-Shop concept

Hard luxury segment holds AED 9.4 billion share of GCC luxury goods market, says Bain & Company study LIFEStyle Fine Jewelry LLC, a leading trading company in the UAE specializing in fine diamond jewelry and watches, successfully opened its 30th

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LIFEStyle Fine Jewelry opens 30th UAE outlet in Ibn Battuta Mall featuring the first ever Coronet Shop-in-Shop concept

Hard luxury segment holds AED 9.4 billion share of GCC luxury goods market, says Bain & Company study LIFEStyle Fine Jewelry LLC, a leading trading company in the UAE specializing in fine diamond jewelry and watches, successfully opened its 30th

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Car plate number (D7) is sold in electronic auction for noble goal

‘Humaid Bin Rashed Al Nouimi Foundation’ cooperates with ‘Emirates Auction’ to support humanitarian, charitable and social issues   Humaid Bin Rashed Al Nouimi Foundation has electronically auctioned the distinct car plate number (7), group (D), of the emirate of Ajman,

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Car plate number (D7) is sold in electronic auction for noble goal

‘Humaid Bin Rashed Al Nouimi Foundation’ cooperates with ‘Emirates Auction’ to support humanitarian, charitable and social issues   Humaid Bin Rashed Al Nouimi Foundation has electronically auctioned the distinct car plate number (7), group (D), of the emirate of Ajman,

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