Sharjah’s Shurooq begins tour of Malaysia

SHARJAH: A delegation from the Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq) has embarked on a weeklong tour of the Malaysian capital of Kuala Lumpur. The aim of the visit is twofold: Shurooq hopes to explore means of cooperation and develop …

UAE takes part in Arab League’s counter-terrorism meeting

CAIRO: The UAE on Saturday took part in the Arab League’s counter-terrorism experts team meeting presided over by Egypt’s Ambassador Asharf Mohsen. The UAE was represented to the meeting by Head of Anti-Organized Crime Department at Dubai Police Colonel Abdul …

Foreign Ministry Director discusses bilateral ties with Brazil

Abu Dhabi: Director of Economic Affairs and International Cooperation at the Foreign Ministry Jassem Mohammed Al Qasimi met today with the Brazilian Ambassador to UAE Jose de Mendonca e Lima at the ministry headquarters in Abu Dhabi.

They reviewed a …

ENOC and Aldrees sign joint venture to establish service stations in Saudi Arabia

Dubai/Riyadh: Emirates National Oil Company (ENOC), Dubai’s leading petroleum retailer with a significant footprint in lifestyle and consumer retailing, has signed a joint venture agreement with Aldrees Petroleum ‘&’ Transport Services Company (Aldrees), one of Saudi Arabia’s largest petroleum retailers …

DP World increases profit by 12% to $310 million

Dubai: DP World today announced financial results from its global portfolio of marine terminals for the first six months of 2012, reporting profit before tax at $310 million, 12% ahead of the prior period on an underlying basis.

DP World …

Department of Economic Development to hold seminars for exporting companies

Abu Dhabi: The Foreign Trade and Export Support division of the Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development (ADDED) will hold seminars next month for Abu Dhabi based companies aimed at increasing their exports.

These seminars will take place in Madinat …

Etisalat Information Services launches first Arabic domain of UAE Yellow Pages “.emarat”

Abu Dhabi: Etisalat Information Services (eIS), a business unit of Etisalat Services Holding today announced the first Arabic domain name for the Yellow Pages in the Middle East, and the revamped Yellow Pages website, improving its user experience.

The UAE …