17 Muharram 1446 - 23 July 2024
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Bin Touq, Estonian counterpart explore potential avenues for expanding cooperation
Government | Monday 29 April, 2024 10:07 am
Abdullah bin Touq Al Marri, Minister of Economy, held a bilateral meeting with Tiit Riisalo, Minister of Economic Affairs and Information Technology in the Republic of Estonia. The meeting explored the possibilities for expanding cooperation in key sectors between the two countries, including the...
REGA issues 33 off-plan sales licenses in Q1 2024 for 13,907 units
Government | Sunday 28 April, 2024 1:59 pm
The Real Estate General Authority (REGA) issued 33 off-plan sales licenses in Q1 2024 to provide 13,907 new units available in the market. REGA’s Official Spokesperson, Tayseer Al-Mufarrej, said that there are 153 qualified developers engaged in real estate development activities across ...
Mohammed bin Rashid approves designs, start of work on new AED128 billion
Government | Sunday 28 April, 2024 12:36 pm
His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, reviewed the strategic plan of the Dubai Aviation Engineering Projects and approved designs for the new passenger terminal at Al Maktoum International Airport, which will be the largest in the...
Saudi Arabia revises priorities, projects on track: Minister
Government | Sunday 28 April, 2024 11:17 am
Most of Saudi Arabia’s growth in the last few years was driven by newly-created economic sectors in line with Vision 2030, such as sports, entertainment, and tourism, in addition to industrial sectors, Faisal Alibrahim, Minister of Economy and Planning, said.   In a press...
Ministry of Industry and Advanced Technology extends nomination period for Make it in the Emirates Awards until May 1
Government | Sunday 28 April, 2024 11:09 am
The Ministry of Industry and Advanced Technology (MoIAT) has extended the nominations period for the second edition of the Make it in the Emirates (MIITE) Awards from April 26 to May 1, 2024. The extension aims to provide a larger number of companies from across the UAE’s industrial sector with...
Abu Dhabi Fund for Development participates  in AVPN Global Conference 2024
Government | Friday 26 April, 2024 12:28 pm
Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) participated in the AVPN Global Conference 2024, held in Abu Dhabi from April 23 to 25. This was the first time the conference was held in the West Asia region, bringing together more than 1,500 investment leaders and social gatherings from around the world...
Saudi Arabia adopts strategies to bring structural economic shift: Minister
Government | Thursday 25 April, 2024 9:17 am
Saudi Arabia has witnessed remarkable development since launching Vision 2030, as there have been fundamental changes in the legislative and economic regulations to promote sustainable development, Minister of Economy and Planning Faisal Al-Ibrahim said. Speaking at...
UAE Ministry of Finance Launches Customer Councils
Government | Wednesday 24 April, 2024 10:26 am
The UAE Ministry of Finance today announced the launch of the Customer Councils, in line with the Zero Government Bureaucracy programme that aims to eliminate redundant government procedures and requirements, as well as simplify administrative processes. The UAE Ministry of Finance held its...
Saudi first-time applicants granted five-year Schengen visas
Government | Tuesday 23 April, 2024 9:30 am
Saudi citizens are granted Schengen visas for five years when applying for the first time, the French ambassador to Saudi Arabia said. According to Al-Arabiya, first-time applicants from GCC countries will now be eligible for Schengen visas valid for an extended period of five...
Dubai family business survey highlights focus on growth, technology adoption
Government | Monday 22 April, 2024 11:33 am
The Dubai Centre for Family Businesses, which operates under the umbrella of Dubai Chambers, has revealed the results of a survey conducted to gauge the opinions, aspirations, and strategies of the next generation of family business members in the emirate. The survey was aimed at developing a...