Monday 20 April 2015

Key players line up at RAME 2015

A major conference focused on identifying and solving local industry problems is taking place today (April 19) in Dubai, UAE. Held under the patronage of Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, president of Dubai Civil Aviation Authority, chairman of Dubai Airports and chairman and chief ex


Egypt to impose 8pc import tariff on steel rebar

Egypt will impose an eight per cent import tariff on rebar - reinforced steel bars - for three years, the trade ministry said, extending temporary tariffs introduced last year to protect the domestic industry. A ministry statement said Egypt would also impose a 20 per cent tariff


Savola Q1 profit rises 11.2pc

Saudi Arabia's largest food products firm, Savola Group, posted an 11.2 per cent jump in first-quarter earnings on Sunday, but said profits in the second-quarter would be down by comparison with a year ago. Among the few Saudi companies to issue forward earnings estimates, an


Mideast holds high potential for aluminium downstream units

The potential to develop downstream facilities in aluminium industry is higher in the Middle East region compared to anywhere else in the world and an increasing number of downstream players are jumping on to the bandwagon, according to a senior industry official. Cesar Martin, s


SKM steps up product range, services

SKM Air Conditioning, one of the leading manufacturers of HVAC equipment in the Gulf, is enhancing its portfolio of premium international quality products as well as services in a move to bolster customer satisfaction. As an ISO 9001:2008, ISO 14001:2004 and OHSAS 18001:2007, qua


GE secures 16 orders for HA gas turbines

GE announced that it has secured a total of 16 orders, up from 15 orders at the end of 2014 for its HA series of gas turbines, while HA technology selections also increased from 45 to 53. The number of countries making HA selections has grown from nine to 11 and includes: the US,


$12m lumber imported by UAE in 2014

UAE imported about 15,000 cubic meters of lumber valued at $12 million in 2014, marking its position as an important market for wood, said Roderick Wiles, director of American Hardwood Export Council. He was speaking after the successful conclusion of the Dubai International Wood


Hamriyah Free Zone showcases strengths at Hannover

Hamriyah Free Zone participated in the “Global Business & Markets” showcase, which is Hannover Messe's central hub for internationalisation strategies, cross-border business development and domestic and foreign direct investment. The five-day showcase which co


Beesket ‘smart juices’ comes to UAE market

Beesket, an innovative and fast-growing health beverage brand, has been launched in the UAE and Middle East markets. Beesket’s first outlet in the region opened at Sunset Mall in Jumeirah, Dubai, UAE, will introduce the concept of ‘smart juices’ in the region as


Drydocks World wins a new ISO certificate

Drydocks World, leading international service providers to the shipping, offshore, oil, gas and energy sectors, has won the ISO 3834-2: 2005 certificate for quality requirements on fusion welding of metallic materials. The certificate validates Drydocks World’s capabilities

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