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Posted: 12-08-2011
INTERNATIONAL.First, the bad news - China's constrained rare earth supplies will be an "irreversible trend" and prices will remain at high levels, according to Zhang Zhong, general manager of Inner Mongolia Baotou Steel Rare-Earth Hi-Tech Co. Zhang should know, as his concern is China's leading rare earths producer - the Baatou mine produces more than 95 percent of China's production, while Chinese mines currently account for 97 percent of global supplies. The increase in global demand for rare earth metals has sent prices soaring in world markets. According to the China Nonferrous M
Posted: March 13, 2015
EGYPT. More than 2500 global leaders, including heads of state, public figures, chairmen and CEOs of multinational corporations; Event organised by Richard Attias & Associates.
Posted: March 10, 2015
Morocco. The desalination plant will have the capacity to supply more than 500,000 people and will ensure the socio-economic development of the region.
Posted: March 10, 2015
SAUDI ARABIA. SABIC commercially launched a new range of non-phthalate polymer products developed at its technology center in Riyadh to fulfill customer demands for advanced solutions in various segments such as hygiene fabrics, and flexible packaging.
Posted: March 9, 2015
UAE. Swiss explorers Bertrand Piccard and André Borschberg launch their attempt at flying Round-The-World in a solar-powered airplane. Leg No 1: Abu Dhabi (UAE) - Muscat (Oman.)
Posted: March 7, 2015
UAE. Exhibitors report rising interest in small and medium sized boats alongside watersports crafts and products.
Posted: March 5, 2015
UAE. Regional chemicals companies should capitalize on the opportunity to acquire international chemicals assets as a result of divestitures, says A. T. Kearney.
Posted: March 5, 2015
INTERNATIONAL. US companies remain optimistic, but worry about China's economic slowdown, pace of reform and perceptions of regulatory bias against international companies.
Posted: March 3, 2015
UAE. Over the past five years, Senaat invested over AED 16 billion (US$4.4 billion) developing the metals sector.
Posted: March 2, 2015
UAE. Senaat plans to invest 5 billion dirhams (US$1.4 billion) in industry over the next two years as Abu Dhabi diversifies its economy away from oil.
Posted: February 26, 2015
UAE. IDEX this year saw more than 100,000 visitors and 159 delegates participating in the event and the conferences.
Posted: February 26, 2015
UAE. Global energy group Total will blend and market an original brand of oil products targeting the construction machinery sector across the Middle East.
Posted: February 24, 2015
Unmanned technology was the central focus of the third day of IDEX as a flying demonstration by many of the world's most sophisticated unmanned vehicles took to the skies.
Posted: February 23, 2015
UAE. AMRAAM-ER, NASAMS launcher will provide robust ground based air defence.
Posted: February 23, 2015
UAE. Under what is known as the "Phase 3 Enhancements Package" (P3E), the contract will see the jet receive upgrades including improvements to the maintenance and mission systems and the integration of the MBDA Brimstone 2 precision missile.
Posted: February 21, 2015
UAE. "Growth in the defence budgets of GCC countries has been particularly high over recent years, and now accounts for about 83% of overall military spending in the Middle East."

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: May 29, 2015
INTERNATIONAL. SITA survey investigated the connection between passenger's use of technology and their emotions to discover how they feel at every point of the journey; Survey shows that technology is helping put enjoyment back into flying.
date:Posted: May 28, 2015
UAE. The recent close below 1.55 was a critical blow for the Pound/Dollar bulls, and the bears have continued to exploit each opportunity to increase selling pressure with the pair still looking technically vulnerable to further declines.
date:Posted: May 28, 2015
UAE. Low production costs for Middle East companies gives regional players significant competitive advantage in the low price segment of an oil "super cycle", according to the latest paper from global strategy and management consulting firm A.T. Kearney.
INTERNATIONAL. SITA survey investigated the connection between passenger's use of technology and their emotions to discover how they feel at every point of the journey; Survey shows that technology is helping put enjoyment back into flying.
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