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Emirates NBD boosts nationalization drive

Emirates NBD boosts nationalization drive

DUBAI- Emirates NBD today announced its participation at the Sharjah National Career Exhibition for the 20th consecutive year. The bank will conduct on-the-spot interviews to offer admissions to candidates aspiring for careers in the banking sector. Commenting on the bank’s ...

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UAE launches $1.9 bln housing plan for citizens

The United Arab Emirates today adopted a seven billion UAE dirham (US$ 1.9 billion) plan to establish 7,200 houses for citizens over the next three years across all of the emirates, the UAE’s prime minister announced today. “Today, about 80 ...

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VAT effect: New report forecasts negative impact on smartphone sales in Saudi Arabia, the UAE in first half of 2018

The introduction of a new value-added tax (VAT) in Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) next year will have a negative impact on the market for smartphones in the two Gulf Arab states, a new report showed. A ...

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UAE non-oil growth to surge to 3.7% in 2018

A pickup in the pace of preparations, especially in the tourism and construction sectors, for Expo 2020 Dubai will support UAE’s non-oil growth from 3.3 per cent in 2017 to 3.7 per cent next year, said NBK in its latest ...

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Suppliers to Dubai's Landmark Group get access to cheaper financing

A new $ 200 million supply chain finance deal agreed last month between Dubai-based retail conglomerate Landmark Group and the Asian Development Bank (ADB) will provide its network of suppliers in countries like Bangladesh, China, India, Sri Lanka and Vietnam ...

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DFSA hosts Lord Mayor of the City of London

DFSA hosts Lord Mayor of the City of London

DUBAI- The Dubai Financial Services Authority, DFSA, today hosted the Lord Mayor of the City of London, Alderman Charles Bowman, at an event jointly organised with the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, ICAEW. The event enhances the ...

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19th WETEX and 2nd Dubai Solar Show successfully concluded

Dubai, UAE: Today is the last day of the 19th Water, Energy, Technology, and Environment Exhibition (WETEX 2017), and the 2nd Dubai Solar Show. These were both organised by Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA), under the directives of HH ...

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