Chile Latest To Join Expo 2020 Dubai

Latin American nation Chile has announced it will join the UAE’s own celebration of ingenuity, Expo 2020 Dubai.

Nikken Sekkei set to feature in Cityscape Dubai

Leading Japanese architectural and urban design firm Nikken Sekkei is preparing to showcase multi-billion dollar local, regional and international projects from 12 cities across the world, including the ones in the UAE, Russia and India, at this year’s Cityscape Global event in Dubai.

FTA board plan to revisit taxation in UAE

The board of the Federal Tax Authority, FTA, has finalised plans for the upcoming period, including procedures for the introduction of Excise Tax next month and Value-Added Tax, VAT, early next year.

Ghanaian vegetables and fruits exporters urged to export to Dubai

The Head of the Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Ghana Office Cyril Darkwa said the UAE provides Ghanaian food manufacturers and exporters with a gateway to access a market of more than 4 billion consumers across the Middle East and Asia.

Dubai Trade to recognise 'smart' trade initiatives

Dubai Trade is gearing up for its upcoming 10th E-Services Excellence Award (ESEA) by featuring four new categories to recognise users of LogiGate, the logistics marketplace that enables cargo owners to book warehouses and competitive transportation services online or using a smart phone.

Export orders push growth for UAE private businesses

Export orders placed with UAE's private sector entities made its biggest gain in three months during August, while there were also signs of slight job increases, according to the latest Emirates NBD survey.

Indian artists revive theater in cosmopolitan Dubai

Dubai’s burgeoning theater and performing arts industry has the potential to be a big-hitter, but only if it gets the patronage and sponsorship to grow and thrive, local professionals have warned.

New $7.4bn port to help shield Qatar from Arab sanctions

Qatar inaugurated a new $7.4 billion port along its Gulf coast on Tuesday that officials said would become a regional transport hub and help shield its economy against sanctions enforced by neighbouring Arab states.

Get a taste of Malaysia's finest at Halal Expo Dubai

Exporters from Malaysia, the world's largest producer and exporter of halal food products, are going to showcase the country's multi-billion dollar halal industry, which last year recorded $9.79 billion worth of exports worldwide, at the ninth edition of Halal Expo Dubai on September 18 and 19.

How the UAE is revving up for an electric car revolution

When Tesla opened its first luxury electric car dealership in the Middle East this summer, some auto industry insiders wondered — perhaps with good reason — ‘Why Dubai?’