Category Archives: Business

MOCCAE reviews livestock testing processes at Sharjah Airport, Abattoir and Cattle Market in Dubai

Dr. Thani bin Ahmed Al Zeyoudi, Minister of Climate Change and Environment, MOCCAE, reviewed the procedures in place for receiving and testing livestock at the Sharjah Airport and the Abattoir and Cattle Market in Dubai ahead of Eid Al Adha

Dubai firms up position as region’s top cruise destination with 51% rise in tourist footfall

Bolstering its position as a premier international cruise destination, Dubai concluded its 2018/2019 cruise season with a record increase of over 51 per cent in cruise tourist footfall and a 38 per cent increase in cruise ship calls season-on-season.Du...

Abu Dhabi’s industrial zone cuts fees for over 75% of its services

Khalifa Industrial Zone Abu Dhabi, KIZAD, an Abu Dhabi Ports subsidiary, has waived the charges for over 75 percent of its services, in line with the Abu Dhabi Government directive to encourage further investment into the emirate.In an ongoing commitme...

Total revenue of 50 companies listed on financial markets rose to AED33.73 billion in 2019

ABU DHAB, The total combined revenue of 50 companies listed on the Abu Dhabi and Dubai financial markets rose to AED33.73 billion in the first half of 2019, increasing by 14.7 percent compared to the same period in 2018.A survey

Japan imports 28.8m barrels of crude oil from UAE in June: AENR

TOKYO, Japan imported 26.899 million barrels of crude oil in June 2019 from the United Arab Emirates, according to data released by Japanese Agency of Energy and Natural Resource, AENR.This accounts for 34.7 percent of Japan's total crude imports, said...

Higher oil prices lifted merchandise trade values in 2018: WTO

GENEVA, Nominal trade values rose in 2018 due to a combination of volume and price changes with world merchandise exports totalled US$ 19.48 trillion, an increase of 10 per cent from the previous year, according to the World Trade Statistical