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UAE’s non-oil trade surges to AED1.403 trillion in 2020

September 16, 2021

ABU DHABI, 14th September, 2021 (WAM) -- The value of the UAE’s non-oil foreign trade surged to AED1.403 trillion in 2020, reflecting the robust......

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Dubai to host World Chambers Competition 2021 in November

September 16, 2021

DUBAI, 15th September, 2021 (WAM) -- Dubai is attracting innovative and pioneering initiatives from chambers of commerce from around the world as......

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Sheraa, Ministry of Culture and Youth call for high-impact start-ups across MENA to boost UAE’s creative economy

September 16, 2021

SHARJAH, 15th September, 2021 (WAM) -- The Sharjah Entrepreneurship Centre (Sheraa) and the Ministry of Culture and Youth have launched the Access......

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DP World to invest £300 million at London Gateway project

September 16, 2021

DP World on Wednesday said that it will invest £300 million to set up a new berth at its London Gateway project. In a statement, the Dubai-based......

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Number of Israeli companies in UAE to grow 100% by 2022: UIBC chief

September 16, 2021

ABU DHABI, 15th September, 2021 (WAM) -- The number of Israeli companies operating in the UAE is expected to grow 100 percent by 2022, the President......

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Blackstone in talks to acquire Dubai-based VFS Global for $1bln

September 16, 2021

US-based alternative investment management company Blackstone is in advanced talks to acquire Dubai-headquartered VFS Global, the world’s largest......

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Abu Dhabi Chamber, Embassy of Indonesia discuss boosting cooperation

September 16, 2021

ABU DHABI, 15th September, 2021 (WAM) -- Abdulla Mohamed Almazrui, Chairman of Abu Dhabi Chamber of Commerce and Industry, has received Husin Bagis,......

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Dubai adopts action plan to develop Dubai digital economy strategy

September 16, 2021

DUBAI, 15th September, 2021 (WAM) -- The Dubai Digital Economy Retreat concluded today with the adoption of a new action plan designed to develop......

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Robust R&D ecosystem building block of economic development: Sarah Al Amiri

September 16, 2021

ABU DHABI, 15th September, 2021 (WAM) -- Sarah bint Youssef Al Amiri, Minister of State for Advanced Technology, stated that the UAE Cabinet’s......

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MSCI Completes Acquisition of Real Capital Analytics

September 15, 2021

MSCI Inc. (“MSCI” or the “Company”) (NYSE: MSCI), a leading provider of critical decision support tools and services for......

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