P.E.I. looking for new markets in United Arab Emirates

"We think it went extremely well" said Patti-Sue Lee, director of international business development with ACOA in P.E.I ... it just seemed to be the right time," she said. Dubai is a major shipping hub to India and China, explained Lee. ( read original story ...)

High-street locations back in prominence for Dubai retail

Dubai’s retail is hitting the streets ... literally. In the last two years, “high-street” retail locations have emerged as a favoured destination for brand owners and shoppers alike. Look no further than the City Walk and Boxpark for confirmation ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai index sluggish amid falling volumes

Dubai index continued to move in a narrow range on Monday amid a continued fall in traded value compared to last week’s averages as traders awaited fresh leads on the micro and macro front. The UAE markets have lost volume in the past week from a high of ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai Financial Market launches ETF trading platform

Platform Falls Under New Regulatory Framework And Adheres To Global Best Practices The exchange hosts bell ringing ceremony to celebrate the launch of the new platform Dubai Financial Market (DFM) announced today the launch of a trading platform for ... ( read original story ...)

Expo 2020 Dubai’s GCC Roadshow sets off in Oman

A delegation from Expo 2020 Dubai has set out on a ‘GCC Roadshow’ starting in Oman to discuss with business leaders in five countries how their companies can maximise opportunities from the first World Expo in the Arab world. The Roadshow began with a ... ( read original story ...)

UAE central bank issues new rules related to…

The Central Bank of the UAE has issued new regulations to ensure that capital adequacy of all banks operating in the UAE is in line with revised rules outlined by the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision in Basel III, a global regulatory framework for ... ( read original story ...)

Resolution sets community service regulations in Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi: A new resolution issued in Abu Dhabi on Sunday sets rules and guidelines for the type of work that people ordered to do community service have to undertake. Community service will include memorising and teaching the Quran, juvenile care ... ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi mosques to get fire extinguishers

Abu Dhabi: Mosques in Abu Dhabi lacking proper fire prevention measures will now be provided with fire extinguishers, Civil Defence officials said on Sunday. The initiative, a part of the Year of Giving programme, aims to provide mosques with the safety ... ( read original story ...)

UAE central bank issues new rules related to Basel III

The Central Bank of the UAE has issued new regulations to ensure that capital adequacy of all banks operating in the UAE is in line with revised rules outlined by the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision in Basel III, a global regulatory framework for ... ( read original story ...)