International Franchise Exhibition 2018 kicks off

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(Abu Dhabi) - The 6th edition of the International Franchise Exhibition (IFE), organised by the Abu Dhabi Chamber of Commerce and Industry, kicked off with the participation of key government entities, numerous major international brands, companies,…

UAE Int'l Investors Council explores opportunities in Kyrgyzstan

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(Abu Dhabi) - Jamal Saif Al Jarwan, Secretary-General of the UAE International Investors Council, UAEIIC, and Shingiz Ishimbekov, Ambassador of Kyrgyzstan to the UAE, discussed potential investment opportunities in Kyrgyzstan and means of exploring…

DP World, UAE Region promotes trade and manufacturing at business summit

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(Dubai) - DP World UAE Region has underlined its commitment to support the diversification of the UAE’s economy and growth of its own manufacturing sector through innovation and SMART technology. In a keynote address to the third Future…

Abu Dhabi Crown Prince receives Chairman of Board of Directors of Baker Hughes

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(Abu Dhabi) - His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, received in the Qasr Al Bahr Majlis, Lorenzo Simonelli, Chairman of the Board of Directors and CEO…

Future Manufacturing & Trade Summit discusses industrial innovation

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(Dubai) - Industry leaders, innovators and leaders from the government as well as public and private sectors came together in Dubai to discuss digital innovation in manufacturing as part of the third edition of the ‘Future Manufacturing &…

Abu Dhabi Chamber discusses economic cooperation with South Africa

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(Abu Dhabi) - The Abu Dhabi Chamber of Commerce and Industry discussed ways of promoting economic cooperation with a commercial delegation from South Africa, during a meeting that was held at its headquarters. The meeting was attended by…

Emirates wins 'Middle East & Africa Airline of the Year’

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(Dubai) - Emirates has won the Aviation 100 ‘Middle East & Africa Airline of the Year’, awarded by Airline Economics magazine. The Aviation 100 awards recognise aviation’s most outstanding performers, as well as the most innovative…

WETEX, Dubai Solar Show attract world’s largest companies

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(Dubai) - The issue of potable water scarcity around the world has led several companies operating in this sector to invest in research using new technologies for water production and storage, limiting water wastage and rationalising consumption.…

Expo 2020 takes Mastercard as official payment technology partner

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(Dubai) - Expo 2020 Dubai’s unique visitor experience will be enhanced, thanks to a new premier partnership with Mastercard that includes exploring the use of payment technologies from virtual reality to biometrics and voice shopping. The…

Mohamed bin Zayed meets Japan's JODCO, Inpex Corporation President

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(Abu Dhabi) - His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, received Toshiaki Kitamura, President and CEO of the Japan Oil Development Company, JODCO, and Inpex…

Japan's Asahi Yuzikai launches Middle East operations at DAFZA

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(Dubai) - Asahi Yukizai Corporation held an opening ceremony for its Middle East operations at Dubai Airport Freezone – DAFZA. The new office will play a key role in expanding the company’s business across the Middle East and North Africa…

UAE FM, British investors discuss cooperation

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(London) - H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, has met with a delegation of British investors, as part of his official visit to Britain. The meeting tackled the growing historical…

Iran currency hits all-time low against dollar

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(Tehran) - The Iranian rial hit another all-time low against the US dollar in spite of central bank efforts to stem the decline. The rial has lost around 15 percent of its value on the open market in the past three days, bottoming at 128,500…

OPEC, non-OPEC countries hit 109 % conformity level

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(Vienna) - OPEC and Non-OPEC countries participating in the "Declaration of Cooperation" have achieved a conformity level of 109 percent in July 2018, said the Joint Ministerial Monitoring Committee (JMMC) following a meeting to review the monthly…