Saturday 24 March 2018

DP World to acquire stakes in Kazakhstan's SEZ

Dubai-based global marine terminal operator DP World has signed framework agreements with the government of Kazakhstan for the acquisition, governance and management of Special Economic Zones (SEZ) in Aktau and Khorgos. DP World has been providing management services to the Port


Italian firm debuts as 'Strategic Partner' for Interiors Expo

Luxury furniture designer Bakokko Group will make its debut at Interiors Expo as the event’s Strategic Partners. Held under the patronage of HRH Prince Khalifa Bin Salman Al Khalifa, Prime Minister of Bahrain, Interior’s Expo will take place from April 24 to 26 at the


UAE free zone exports hit $61 billion

The exports from UAE's free zones amounted to Dh225.5 billion ($61.39 billion) in 2017, a growth of 6.6 percent from the previous year, according to the UAE Central Bank's annual report.   The free zone exports account for 19.5 percent of the country'


Kuwait plans $6bn industrial city

Kuwait plans to set up an industrial city in the country with total expected investments of $6.6 billion, a Reuters report quoting a senior official said.   Kuwait's Public Authority for Industry (PAI) acting general manager Abdulkareem Taqi was quoted by Re


MG Motor appoints UAE distributor

MG Motor, a British automotive brand, has appointed of Al Yousuf Motors as its UAE distributor. The news comes at an exciting time for customers of the brand, which earlier this year launched its stylish new MG RX5 and MG ZS SUVs in the Middle East, said a statement.


Mueller Industries opens first manufacturing facility in Bahrain

US-based Mueller Industries yesterday (March 21) opened its first copper tube manufacturing facility in the Middle East at Bahrain International Investment Park (BIIP) in Hidd, said a report in the Gulf Daily News (GDN), our sister publication. To read further, please visit


Midea AC range wins 'Blue Angel' certification

Midea Group, a leading home appliances manufacturer, revealed that its All Easy Series R-290 residential split systems air conditioner recently became the first-of-its-kind to obtain the Blue Angel Certification. The air conditioner was recognised for its ultra-low global warming


Turkey’s jewellery exports to UAE up 43pc to $1bn

Turkey’s jewellery exports to the UAE saw a 43 per cent year-on-year growth to $1.065 billion in 2017, from $744.9 million in 2016, according to figures from the Turkish Exporters Assembly (TIM). A leader in jewellery production, Turkey ranks among the top three global prod


Dubai set to host first edition of World AI Show

Dubai is set to host the first edition of World AI Show next month in the wake of the 'Smart Dubai Govt' initiative in the emirate. World AI Show organised by a global business events company Trescon, is gearing up for the launch of the first leg of the series which will


Top business leaders attend UAE-Japan partnership forum

A high-level delegation headed by the UAE Minister of Economy, Eng Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansoori, participated in the UAE-Japan Strategic Economic Partnership Forum, which was recently held in Tokyo, Japan. Mishal Kanoo, chairman of The Kanoo Group (UAE & Oman) participated in

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