REGIONAL Archive

“Dubai CommerCity” first regional e-commerce free zone

  AED 2.7 billion joint venture between DAFZA & Wasl to boost Dubai’s leading position in global trade     Ahmed Bin Saeed: “Dubai CommerCity is a new push for a non-traditional economy based on Innovation and Smart transformation” Al Zarooni: “Dubai CommerCity promotes e-commerce as a key driver for sustainable economic growth’ Hesham Al

AfDB commits US $3.50 million to IGAD Regional Infrastructure Master Plan

Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, February 15, 2017 – The eight-nation Intergovernmental Agency on Development (IGAD) has secured a US $3.50-million grant from the African Development Fund (ADF), the concessional window of the African Development Bank Group, to finance the agency’s Infrastructure Master Plan (IRIMP). The project, to be completed in 38 months, seeks to establish regional

REGIONAL TASTE MAKERS AND STYLE ICONS SET TO SHARE FASHION SECRETS WITH DUBAI INTERNATIONAL JEWELLERY WEEK AUDIENCE

Exclusive opportunity to talk jewellery tips and trends with Middle East experts   Three of the Middle East’s most respected style icons are preparing to share their secrets, jewellery advice and the trends to follow in a new series of workshops exclusively prepared for the Dubai International Jewellery Week. Instagram star Taim Al Falasi, YouTube

PRABHATAM AVIATION ADDS A NEW CHAPTER IN CONSOLIDATING REGIONAL AIR CONNECTIVITY NETWORK IN MADHYA PRADESH

India is today setting new footprints in the Civil Aviation Industry by promoting Regional Air Connectivity Scheme to facilitate and stimulate regional air connectivity by making it affordable to the every citizen all across the country.  This will mobilize the optimum density of Regional Air connectivity traffic movement bringing smallest cities and tourist destinations on

Supreme Legislation Committee visits Singapore to activate communication channels with regional and international legal community

Vigorous efforts to transfer legal knowledge & exchange legislative best practices UAE, March 28, 2016 – The Supreme Legislation Committee (SLC) has recently explored Singapore’s legislative best practices, during a high-level official visit to Singapore. The visit is in line with the SLC endeavors to strengthen strategic partnerships with prominent regional and international legislative and

REGIONAL CSR CAMPAIGNS ARE BECOMING MORE INNOVATIVE TO REACH WIDER COMMUNITIES IN NEED

12th edition of CSR Summit, brought to you by Etisalat, sees CSR initiatives in the Middle East focus on social entrepreneurship and originality   Dubai, 16 May 2015: Corporate social responsibility is becoming increasingly engrained in Middle East business strategies, with an emphasis on gender equality, innovation and social entrepreneurship, a sustainability expert has said.

Regional duty-free trends reverse as Asia falls and Europe gains market share

The duty-free spirits market in Asia-Pacific took a tumble in 2013 following years of strong growth, while the Americas and Europe both continued their upward trend.   The previously fast-growing Asia-Pacific market contracted -4.4% in 2013 versus 2012. A number of key markets in the region, including Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, Hong Kong, Taiwan and

InnoTrans 2014: Combined stands with comprehensive display of the capabilities of railway equipment suppliers at regional and national level

Berlin,2014 – A concentrated overview of the market with a wide and diverse range of products: more than 100,000 trade visitors are expected to attend InnoTrans 2014, where the 39 combined stands will provide a representative picture of the innovative capabilities of the supply industry from 21 countries and regions. Once again Japan is occupying

ASSET MANAGEMENT: KEY TO PREVENT UNPLEASANT SURPRISES BLOCKING REGIONAL ECONOMIC GROWTH

TRANSCO specialist warns of infrastructure growth’s “risky” focus on opening day of Government and Enterprise Asset Management Congress   Dubai, UAE, 20 May 2014: Booming infrastructure growth in the Middle East needs to be supported by effective asset management to avoid “unpleasant surprises” that could impede economic development, an industry expert warned in Dubai today.