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Gulf News | 19 July

Dubai on strong economic footing: Merrill Lynch

Dubai: Dubai’s diversification model has right mix to re-accelerate growth, said Bank of America Merrill Lynch in a report entitled “GCC 2020: Time to Shift Gears”....
Zawya | 18 July

Dar Al Tawasel predicts increased business opportunities across the UAE

Dar Al Tawasel, one of the leading business logistics and consultancy companies in the UAE, predicts an upturn in the next six months in terms of the creation of business opportunities across the region....
Emirates 24|7 | 18 July

Dubai to outperform growth projections: BofA

Dubai’s superior infrastructure investment and robust population growth have established solid foundations for its economic trajectory, according to a new medium-term outlook BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research Report ‘GCC 2020: Time to Shift Gears’....
Gulf News | 17 July

Dubai Trade collects Dh1 billion via Rosoom

Dubai: A total of one billion dirhams has been collected and more than one million transactions from the trading community have been conducted via Rosoom, the electronic payment gateway of Dubai Trade, the leading cross-border trade facilitator under Dubai World....
Emirates 24|7 | 17 July

UAE among the world’s Top 10 confident nations… again

UAE consumers remain upbeat and helped the country retain its spot among the world’s top 10 most confident nations even as overall global consumer confidence slipped in the second quarter of this year,...
Emirates 24|7 | 16 July

Dubai hotel room rates increase to $932

Occupancy rates across Dubai hotels increased by four percentage points in the first five months of 2012 over the same period last year, reaching 83 per cent, while revenue per available room (RevPAR) gained 13 per cent to touch Dh778.04 in the same period....
Emirates 24|7 | 16 July

UAE's Habshan-Fujairah oil pipeline launched

The 1.8 million-barrel-per day Abu Dhabi crude oil pipeline that runs from Habshan oilfield in Abu Dhabi to Fujairah to export oil without passing through the Strait of Hormuz on Sunday was inaugurated by Minister of Energy Mohammed bin Dhaen Al Hamili....
Emirates 24|7 | 08 July

ME equity capital markets at $5bn

Middle East equity capital markets issuance reached $4 billion during the second quarter of 2012, nearly four times the value seen during the previous quarter, Thomson Reuters said in its 2012 investment banking analysis for the Middle East region....
Emirates 24|7 | 07 July

UAE FDI inflow surges to $7.6bn in 2011

Capital flow into the UAE surged by nearly 40 per cent to more than $seven billion in 2011 despite a sharp decline in most other Arab countries because of political unrest and global downturn, according to the UN.....
MENAFN | 20 June

UAE- Shurooq hosts delegations from Malaysia and Hong Kong

(MENAFN - Emirates News Agency (WAM)) Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq) hosted recently two Far Eastern trade delegations from Malaysia and Hong Kong....
MENAFN | 16 June

Al Mansouri invites Spanish businesses to invest in UAE

(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) UAE Economy Minister Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansouri has showcased the economic fundamentals and features of the investment environment of the UAE in front of Spanish officials on the sidelines of his visit to Barcelona....
Reuters | 12 June

UAE shakes up share ownership rules

(Reuters) - Stock ownership rules in the United Arab Emirates have been overhauled to boost transparency in the Gulf Arab state's two stock markets and lead to better disclosure during takeovers....
oilreview | 11 June

Tanzania seeking UAE investment to boost oil and gas exploration

Tanzania has invited investors from the United Arab Emirates to pump funds into oil and gas exploration in the country...
Emirates 24|7 | 11 June

Fujairah FZ gets Dh225m unit - Said to be largest textile factory in Gulf and Middle East

His Highness Sheikh Hamad bin Mohammed Al Sharqi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Fujairah, opened a factory of United Textiles, which is said to be the largest of its kind in the Gulf and the Middle East, in the emirate’s free zone on Monday....
Gulf News | 11 June

Economic plan in line with UAE Vision 2021 - Goal to boost the economy’s immunity

Dubai The Dubai Executive Council yesterday approved the mid-term economic plan for the emirate of Dubai for 2012-2015 during a meeting held at Emirates Towers. The economic plan’s goals are in line with that of the Federal...
Gulf News | 11 June

Du to offer the UAE’s fastest 4G broadband from next month

Dubai: Du has announced it will begin offering a 4G long term evolution (LTE) service from next month, the fastest available in the UAE, according to its chief commercial officer Farid Faraidooni....
Emirates 24|7 | 11 June

UAE swings into $11bn fiscal surplus in 2011: IMF

The United Arab Emirates' public finances swung into a surplus of 2.9 per cent of economic output in 2011 after two years of deficits as robust oil income offset an increase in government spending...
MENAFN | 07 June

UAE- Shurooq hosts delegations from Malaysia and Hong Kong

(MENAFN - Emirates News Agency (WAM)) Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq) hosted recently two Far Eastern trade delegations from Malaysia and Hong Kong....
Emirates 24|7 | 05 June

Business activity at 11-month high, UAE Purchasing Managers' Index rose to 53.8 points in May.

Growth in business activity in the United Arab Emirates' non-oil private sector edged up to an 11-month high in May, a purchasing managers' survey showed on Tuesday....
Emirates 24|7 | 03 June

RAK growth at 8% last year, Developing tourism and non-oil sector to boost economy

Ras Al Khaimah is taking measures to spur growth by developing tourism and other non-oil sector and believes it will benefit from tourism expansion in any other emirate, its ruler was quoted on Sunday as saying....
Emirates 24|7 | 03 June

Emaar joins initiative on stalled projects

The total number of companies joining Dubai Land Department’s (DLD) Tanmia initiative touched 13 with the latest entrant being Emaar Properties, a publicly-listed company....
01 June | Gulf News

New law allows investors to void contracts

Dubai: Real estate investors will be given the right to annul their contracts and get all their money back if developers violate the terms and condition, according to the latest draft of Real Estate Investor Protection Law. ...
Gulf News | 23 May

Mideast needs more hospitals, schools

Abu Dhabi: Construction activities in healthcare and education will spur many projects in the GCC and Middle East, industry officials say. ...
22 May | MENAFN

UAE- SWFs investing locally

(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) Major sovereign governments and sovereign wealth funds, or SWFs, in the Middle East are investing less globally than they have in the three years, giving preference to spend locally in the wake of the Arab Spring,..
Gulf News | 14 May

Public sector's role in nation's success hailed at awards ceremony

Abu Dhabi: His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minster of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, said that excellence of government services delivery is integral to the UAE's prominences....
Gulf News | 14 May

Business Bay canal gets the go-ahead

Dubai: The Business Bay canal will be completed and connected to the sea as the Dubai Municipality takes up the project that is expected to be finished within two years....
Emirates 24|7 | 13 May

Dubai surges on with three new mega projects

Hussain Nassir Lootah, Director General of Dubai Municipality, has announced three prestigious projects approved by Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, Minister of Finance and Chairman of...
The National | 03 May

The UAE inspires us, young Arabs say

They worry more about finding a job than any lack of democracy, while a roof over their head is as much a priority as free and fair elections. Above all, when they look for a country where they would most like to live, they see the UAE...
Emirates 24|7 | 03 May

Designs of the new Trans-UAE train revealed

A UAE company set up to oversee a multi-billion dollar project to construct the country’s first inter-emirate rail network has revealed the final designs of the train, which will have a grey body marked with a red line in the middle...
Emirates 24|7 | 02 May

Dubai Trade in Dh148bn savings

The time-saving efficiency of e-services developed by Dubai Trade, the leading trade facilitator under Dubai World, is leading to billions of dollars in annual savings for the public sector and numerous benefits for traders and the economy as a whole, according to a recent,..
The National | 22 April

General Holding plans Dh6bn expansion for industry sector

A Dh6 billion (US$1.6bn) expansion plan is expected to drive Abu Dhabi's manufacturing ambitions as General Holding Corporation (GHC), the industrial investment arm of the emirate's Government, announces Dh1.5bn of
The National | 22 April

Greater Arab role needed at IMF, says UAE official

More Arabs are needed at the IMF to give the international lender credibility with member states from the region, the UAE Minister of State for Financial Affairs said yesterday
emirates247 | 04 April

UAE among world’s top 20 happiest nations

UAE residents happier than people in Germany, Singapore, Japan, France and UK, The UAE is among the world’s top 20 happiest countries in the world, according to the UN's survey released on Tuesday.
emirates247 | 04 April

UAE GDP to climb to $358 bn in 2012 - GCC economy to hit record high of $1.46 trn and achieve 4.6% real growth

The UAE’s GDP will climb to its highest level of around $385 billion in current prices in 2012 to maintain its position as the largest Arab economy after Saudi Arabia, regional data showed on Wednesday.
emirates247 | 03 April

Sheikh Mohammed receives ambassadors of Finland, Djibouti and Germany

Vice President and Prime Minister of UAE and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum today received at Zabeel Palace the new ambassadors of Finland, Djibouti and Germany who called on him to mark the beginning of their tenure in the state.
emirates247 | 03 April

Nakheel sells 21 Palm townhouses on day one of sales - Completion of Palma Residences by end-2013; title deed on payment of 40%

Nakheel sold 21 townhouses for a total of Dh159 million in Palma Residences, Palm Jumeirah, on day one (Monday) of sales, the company’s Chairman told Emirates 24|7.
Gulf News | 03 April

Oil windfall poised to boost Gulf economies - UAE GDP forecast to expand by 3.4% this year

If the forecasts by leading economists are to be believed, the Gulf countries are headed for a new economic boom, largely driven by the oil windfall.
The National | 03 April

Khalifa Port takes delivery of final cranes.

The second and final batch of container cranes for the new Khalifa Port were delivered to the Abu Dhabi Ports Company (ADPC) at the weekend.
Gulf News | 14 Mar

UAE aims to attract $100b investment in clean energy

Dubai: The UAE government wants to attract $100 billion (Dh367 billion) worth of investment in alternative and sustainable energy projects by 2020.
Gulf News | 14 Mar

City 7TV- 7 National News - 01 August 2011- UAE & International News

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Gulf News | 04 Jul

The UAE Investment Map sets strategic direction for foreign investments to the UAE: Al Mansoori

His Excellency Engineer Sultan Bin Saeed Al Mansoori, UAE Minister of economy, said the UAE Investment Map, which will officially be launched in November 2011, will set the strategic direction of investments in the country.