Shurooq encourages Indian business to invest in Sharjah

Sharjah represented a deep-rooted success story that the UAE-India business relations sustained until today, this effectively positioned the UAE as India’s third largest trading partner in 2015 after China and US. Free zones in Sharjah is currently made ... ( read original story ...)

Revealed: UAE workers who will get wage hike

Gareth el Mettouri, associate director at Robert Half UAE, told Gulf News that while some companies ... "Many organisations are still seeking specialist professionals for business critical roles,” el Mettouri said. In fact, among the chief financial ... ( read original story ...)

UAE, US identify 10 sectors to boost trade

Senior UAE and US trade officials have discussed areas of cooperation in ten sectors and industries to boost competitiveness, trade and investment. AmCham Abu Dhabi held its 8th Annual Roundtable Summit, which was attended by over 200 leading business ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai tipped for FIE Congress

“I am pleased with what I see here in Dubai. This place is just excellent,” Rodriguez told Gulf News on Saturday. “Whenever we go to a place it is not just about our delegates visiting all the famous sites, but rather it is about expanding our sport ... ( read original story ...)

New $100m 3D printing investment fund set up in Dubai

Dubai Future Foundation has partnered with Autodesk to provide financing for entrepreneurs Dubai Future Foundation has partnered with US software firm Autodesk to set up a $100m investment fund that will provide financing for entrepreneurs and start-ups in ... ( read original story ...)

UAE ambassador stresses UAE-US priority to fight extremism

Dallas: Yousuf Al Otaiba, UAE Ambassador to the United States, highlighted the deep commercial and cultural ties between the UAE and the state of Texas, and reinforced the strength of bilateral relations between the UAE and the US. During his visit to ... ( read original story ...)

Low oil price takes its toll on Saudi banks

Dubai: Persistent decline in oil prices since mid-2014 is posing a new wave of challenges for Saudi Arabia’s banking sector which enjoyed, abundant liquidity during the years of oil boom between 2003 and 2013. During this period, the Kingdom was able to ... ( read original story ...)

UPDATE: Dubai Frame is now 80 percent complete

The much-anticipated opening of the Dubai Frame has almost arrived, according to Dubai Media Office. In a tweet this morning they said that the landmark is now 80 percent complete, meaning that it won’t be long before this spot is on Dubai’s list of ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai Economic Council signs partnership to promote UK-UAE trade

Al Hamli was speaking after signing a memorandum of understanding (MoU) between the Dubai Economic Council (DEC) and the British Business Group Dubai and the Northern Emirates (BBG), establishing a partnership for a common agenda on the development of two ... ( read original story ...)

UAE participates in Global Investors Summit in India

During his speech at the opening session, HE Al Saleh emphasised the strong bilateral ties between UAE and India, the latter being UAE’s first trade partner. He noted that the volume of trade between the two countries has amounted to $50 billion for the ... ( read original story ...)