UAE, Palestine Sign Agreement to Avoid Double Taxation on Income

Abu Dhabi: Represented by the Ministry of Finance (MoF), the UAE signed yesterday a final agreement to avoid double taxation on income with Palestine.

The agreement was signed by Younis Haji Al Khouri, Undersecretary of MoF, and Dr Khairi Al …

Emirates Foundation’s Social Investment Forum Encourages Youth to “Think Science”

Abu Dhabi: The UAE has a growing need for Emiratis skilled in science and technology to drive its knowledge-based economy but only seven percent of Emiratis are choosing careers in this area.

The Emirates Foundation for Youth Development, an independent, …

Emirates Post rents out spaces in post-offices to strategic partners

Dubai: Emirates Post has started renting out spaces in post offices to companies, as part of a move to offer more services to its customers.

Since the launch of the new strategy from early this year, a number of companies …

DED, MBRF sign MoU to strengthen consumer awareness towards

Dubai: The Department of Economic Development (DED) in Dubai and the Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Foundation (MBRF) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to launch programmes, initiatives and scientific awareness material on consumer protection for educators and professionals …

DPG partners with DEWA to raise energy conservation awareness

Dubai: Dubai Properties Group (DPG), a member of Dubai Holding, has once again partnered with Dubai Electricity and Water Authorities (DEWA) for the second year running to raise awareness on the importance of electricity and water conservation at its Shorooq …

ADCCAC signs cooperation agreement with ACICA

Abu Dhabi: Abu Dhabi Commercial Conciliation and Arbitration Center (ADCCAC) of the Abu Dhabi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ADCCI) has signed a cooperation agreement with the Australian Center for International Commercial Arbitration (ACICA).

Mohammed Helal Al Muhairi, Director General …

UAE non-oil trade up 5% to AED 76.6b in Feb. 2012

WAM ABU DHABI: The UAE’s non-oil foreign trade grew 5% (or AED 3.6 billion) to reach AED 76.6 billion in February 2012, compared with AED 73 billion in February 2011 , preliminary statistics released by the Federal Customs Agency (FCA) …