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Posted: 08-08-2011
UAE. Emirates, Dubai's flagship carrier, said the European Union's planned carbon emission scheme may cost it as much as US$1 billion over 10 years, as it joined others airlines in objecting to the tax. From January, airlines flying to or from Europe will have to buy permits from the EU's emissions trading scheme (ETS) for 15% of the carbon emissions produced during the entire flight. "It (the scheme) will have a very significant impact on Emirates," Andrew Parker, Emirates' senior vice president for industry and environmental affairs, said at a conference in Dubai. "It's safe to assume som
Posted: May 24, 2016
UAE. Gala event to announce "Brand of the Year" award and unveil the 12th edition of the Superbrands book.
Posted: May 24, 2016
OMAN. "Businesses in Oman and across the region will need to focus on developing a holistic VAT strategy to manage the associated costs and demands on internal resources."
Posted: May 24, 2016
UAE. Chaired by Clive Woodbridge, editor of The Maritime Standard, the panel includes leading executives in the container, bulk and tanker shipping industries.
Posted: May 24, 2016
UAE. An exclusive partnership between Averda and Dubai Municipality, the project comprised of equipping the recycling center with solar panels to ensure its energy efficiency and minimal environmental impact.
Posted: May 24, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. Europe's largest festival of technology events to take place from June 20-26th.
Posted: May 20, 2016
UAE. Accompanied by the UAE-based NSO Symphony Orchestra and Chorus, the duo dedicated a soaring rendition of Bocelli's "Canto Della Terra" to the memory of Prince.
Posted: May 20, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. Regional Managing Partner for Financial Services in EMEIA to head up EY's second largest geographic area by revenue; Joins EY's Global Executive committee.
Posted: May 20, 2016
JORDAN. Partnership will provide an innovative "off-grid" power and connectivity solution to improve the quality of education in the Zaatari Refugee camp in Jordan.
Posted: May 20, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. Win-win collaboration between Sino-Egyptian giants; Production base set in Egypt with sales expanding to Middle East and Africa.
Posted: May 19, 2016
UAE. Company requested to no longer participate in A.M. Best's interactive rating process.
Posted: May 19, 2016
UAE. Follows recent launches in Singapore and Japan due to rising worldwide demand for Fenergo's compliance, data and client lifecycle management solutions
Posted: May 19, 2016
UAE. GenoME to be held on 31 October after its successful launch in Saudi Arabia earlier in May; Conference aims to to shape the future of personalized medicine.
Posted: May 18, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. Announces a significant donation to the Bloomsbury Research Institute; will help accelerate the development of new treatments, vaccines and diagnostics for major global killers.
Posted: May 18, 2016
UAE. Iran's imminent re-entry to global trade to headline discussions at Seatrade Maritime Middle East 2016 exhibition and conference.
Posted: May 18, 2016
UAE. "Social media platforms are powerful global communication tools. These platforms are very diverse, they educate people, communicate news, ideas and knowledge while keeping us up to date".

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: May 24, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. 52% of companies don't have the necessary data to enhance insight into mobility plans; More than a third (35%) struggle to secure the right talent for mobility; 72% are not tracking the success of their international assignments.
date:Posted: May 24, 2016
UAE. "The current weakness in some submarkets of Dubai's office market is expected to persist, with further rental declines likely as we move into the summer months."
date:Posted: May 20, 2016
UAE. Approximately one in five respondents in the Middle East explicitly stated that they are willing to act unethically and offer entertainment to win or retain business; 23% of respondents agree that it is common practice to use bribery to win contracts.
INTERNATIONAL. "It's going to come to a point where there is just going to be no real economical benefit to any kind of production staying at any kind of level in those countries. And once they come off, that's going to obviously support oil prices."
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