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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: June 24, 2015
INTERNATIONAL. McNerney remains board chairman; Muilenburg joins board; Conner continues as vice chairman; timeline to aid smooth transition.
Posted: June 23, 2015
UAE. Integrc's team of consultants, based in the Netherlands, UK, India and the UAE, specialise in the full lifecycle of GRC consultancy and support services, audit, strategy and planning, implementation, operational control and fully managed services.
Posted: June 23, 2015
SAUDI ARABIA. JLL and Jeddah Chamber of Commerce sign Memorandum of Understanding to collect and share data on the retail sector in Jeddah.
Posted: June 23, 2015
INTERNATIONAL. David Cruickshank, formerly Deloitte UK Chairman, has been appointed as the new Deloitte Global Chairman of the Board. He succeeds Steve Almond, who recently retired after serving as Chairman for the past four years.
Posted: June 23, 2015
UAE. Appointment of Dharmesh Bhatia as Commodities Manager underscores the firm's commitment to expanding its commodities business.
Posted: June 23, 2015
QATAR. Standard & Poor's Ratings Services affirms the rating based on their annual review of Industries Qatar's current and future financial and operational performance.
Posted: June 23, 2015
UAE. Non-Muslim expatriates have ability to register English language wills that allow their Dubai assets to be transferred upon death according to their wishes.
Posted: June 23, 2015
UAE. Impartial professional advice now underscored by transparent presentation of financial propositions as Dubai based financial consultancy group launches new insurance consultancy.
Posted: June 23, 2015
UAE. Trussbridge arranges and participates in its first investment in the consumer food sector in North America; La Maison Cannelle is a leading artisanal Gluten-Free food products manufacturer based in Quebec.
Posted: June 22, 2015
UAE. After years of posting successive gains, the Middle East and Africa (MEA) tablet market recorded its first ever year-on-year decline in Q1 2015, with shipments to the region declining 5.8% to 3.83 million units.
Posted: June 22, 2015
UAE. Aster DM Healthcare hosts International Orthopaedic meet in Dubai, focusing on the next evolution in the field of orthopedics.
Posted: June 22, 2015
UAE. The Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act was enacted by the U.S. Congress in 2010 to target non-compliance by U.S. taxpayers using foreign accounts.
Posted: June 22, 2015
UAE. Shakah joins Ketchum from BPG | Cohn & Wolfe, where he served as a business director. Prior to that, he held leadership roles at ASDA'A Burson-Marsteller in the UAE and Jordan.
Posted: June 22, 2015
UAE. Al Mal offers a wide range of investment products spread across its business lines of investment banking, brokerage and asset management.
Posted: June 22, 2015
INTERNATIONAL. LBS builds on success of number one ranked MiF with new programme.

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: June 30, 2015
UAE. CIOs should maintain and promote an objective understanding of the real capabilities of smart machines
date:Posted: June 29, 2015
UAE. The best thing governments can do to help entrepreneurs in the Middle East is to encourage professional development through education and apprenticeships, rather than through hiring quotas.
date:Posted: June 29, 2015
UAE. Risk management must respond to "the new normal", an environment of continual regulatory change and ever more demanding expectations, according to the latest Deloitte Global risk management survey.
UAE. Risk management must respond to "the new normal", an environment of continual regulatory change and ever more demanding expectations, according to the latest Deloitte Global risk management survey.
UAE. The Middle East has a unique set of challenges and opportunities with regard to creating large, mixed-use developments; In this interview, Louise Adams, Aurecon's former Country Manager UAE, describes the importance of investing in master planning and some of the current opportunities and trends within this region.
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