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Dubai-Chile Trade Volumes Continue to Grow Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday 27 September 2016  

Chile held on to its spot as the second-largest destination market in Latin America for products exported from Dubai in 2015. In fact, the volume of trade between Dubai and Chile grew at an average annual rate of 12.2% between 2010 and 2015. Last year, Dubai’s non-oil trade with Chile...

Dubai, Colombia Look To Boost Trade Ties Ahead Of Global Business Forum on Latin America in Dubai -Tuesday 27 September 2016  

The volume of trade between Dubai and Colombia continues to show solid growth with bilateral trade increasing by average annual growth rate of 18.9% to $63.8 million between 2010 and 2015. Re-exports grew at an average annual rate of 56.5% to $17.9 million during the same period. Imports and...

Dubai Eyes Stronger Trade Ties With Argentina Ahead of Global Business Forum on Latin America -Tuesday 27 September 2016  

Dubai Chamber’s President and CEO H.E. Hamad Buamim: Argentina is a strategic partner and a gateway to South America   Dubai is looking to boost its trade relations with Argentina as both sides gear up to take part in the upcoming Global Business Forum on Latin America 2016. The...

Dubai-Mexico Trade Shows Double-Digit Growth Ahead of Global Business Forum on Latin America -Tuesday 27 September 2016  

Mexico maintained its position as Dubai’s second-largest trade partner in Latin America during 2015, accounting for 30% of the emirate’s imports from the region, and 13% of its exports over the year. The volume of non-oil trade between Dubai and Mexico grew at an average annual growth...

 Murex Announces Bankdata Implementation of MX.3 as a Utility for 11 Danish Banks -Tuesday 27 September 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Murex, the leading provider of integrated trading, risk management and processing solutions, is pleased to announce that Danish IT services provider Bankdata is implementing MX.3 as a central service utility for its 11 bank owners. The solution will consolidate existing front...

 World Organization of Governance & Competitiveness Launched During the Opening of 71st UNGA  -Monday 26 September 2016    

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- During the 71st Session of the United Nations General Assembly, Prime Minister of Bangladesh, H.E. Sheikh Hasina, Heads of State & Government, UN Officials, Ambassadors, celebrities, private sector and hundreds of guests attended a High level Reception for the launch of...

Saif bin Zayed Attends the First Government Shared Services Conference -Monday 26 September 2016  

Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, attended on Monday, the opening ceremony of the first Government Shared Services Conference, which was held at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Abu Dhabi.   The participants shared their views on...

Andersen Global Initiates Expansion in Ireland -Monday 26 September 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Global is pleased to announce its collaboration with mgpartners, a leading tax firm in Ireland. The establishment of a Collaboration Agreement with mgpartners furthers Andersen’s ability to provide best-in-class client service in Europe, and is a precursor to a more...

Herbalife Nutrition and Special Olympics Announce $1 Million Fitness Collaboration -Monday 26 September 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Herbalife (NYSE: HLF), a global nutrition company, today announced a $1 million collaboration with Special Olympics to support the organization’s fitness programming around the world, focusing on increasing physical activity and improving nutrition and...

The First Group’s Millennium Place JVT Dubai Honoured At Prestigious International Property Awards -Monday 26 September 2016  

Millennium Place JVT Dubai, one of the latest hotel projects from leading Dubai-based property developer The First Group, has received a Highly Commended Award in the Best New Hotel Design & Construction category at the 2016-17 Africa & Arabia Property Awards. The property eclipsed a host of...

A.M. Best Special Report: Pressure on MENA Reinsurance Market Persists as Regional Players Produce Mixed Earnings -Monday 26 September 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Reinsurance markets in the Middle East and North Africa region (MENA) are generally perceived as a source of expansion, with continued market liberalisation and the gradual removal of sanctions from Iran expected to yield further opportunities for reinsurers. Furthermore, the...

Liberty Automobiles Rewards Customers at ACDelco -Sunday 25 September 2016  

Liberty Automobiles Co., an authorized dealer of ACDelco, has delivered the grand prize, a 2016 Opel Mokka as part of a promotion celebrating the renovation of their ‘’ First Ever’ ACDelco Center in the world. This campaign aimed to reward customers who visit the newly expanded ACDelco...

Police Sports Association Organizes the “Women and Sports” Course -Sunday 25 September 2016  

The “Women and Sports” course organized by the Police Sports Association at the Ministry of Interior kicked off on Sunday at the Leadership Development Centers in Dubai. The course was attended by twenty female members from the police general headquarters and directorates...

First Government Shared Services Conference to Kick off Tomorrow in Abu Dhabi -Sunday 25 September 2016  

Under the patronage of Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, the first Government Shared Services Conference is scheduled to kick off on Monday in Abu Dhabi. The conference, which is organized by the Ministry of Interior, will be...

Adoption of New Technologies Can Boost Regional Oil & Gas Sector in Face of Global Competition -Sunday 25 September 2016  

Adoption of new technologies can boost the region’s energy sector in output and competitiveness at a time of reduced oil prices and global competition from new suppliers, according to a regional energy executive. Delivering the keynote address at the closing of the INSEAD Leaders Forum in...

ITWORX Education calls for “Children in Distress: Back to School” -Sunday 25 September 2016  

Sharing his vision in addressing educational challenges facing Syrian refugee children, Hatem Sallam, CEO of ITWORX Education, led a special presentation titled “Children in Distress: Back to School”, at the V-Millennium@EDU Sustainable Education meeting. Hosted at the Microsoft Technology...

An Alliance with Microsoft, Tigo Business, Lenovo and Zepto marks ITWORX’s expansion into Africa -Sunday 25 September 2016  

 As the first of a series of strategic initiatives that aims to expand the company’s operations into Africa, ITWORX has partnered with Microsoft, Tigo Business, Lenovo, and Zepto to empower SMEs in Ghana with enterprise productivity solutions that help them grow and scale efficiently. The...

Global Game Exhibition, 'G-STAR 2016' to be Held on Largest Scale Ever -Saturday 24 September 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- G-STAR Organizing Committee (Chairman, Martin Kwanho Choi, Organizing Committee hereinafter) held a press conference in the morning of September 23 in Seoul to share the current status of how the plan for 'G-STAR 2016' is proceeding. G-STAR's Organizing Committee Chairman...

Rimini Street Announces 39% Annual Revenue Growth for Support of Oracle Products -Saturday 24 September 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rimini Street, Inc., the leading global provider of independent enterprise software support services for SAP SE’s (NYSE:SAP) Business Suite, BusinessObjects and HANA Database software and Oracle Corporation’s (NYSE:ORCL) Siebel, PeopleSoft, JD Edwards, E-Business...

Police Sports Association to kick off the 2016/2017 sports season on September 27 -Saturday 24 September 2016  

With a host of activities and events on the agenda, the 2016/2017 sports season will kick off on September 27. The program, organized by the Police Sports Association at the Ministry of Interior, will include 81 sports competitions and fitness testing programs that are implemented nationwide for...