Jafza-Japan explore investment opportunities in the region

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The Free Zone organizes Japanese Business Forum. Dubai, United Arab Emirates – Jebel Ali Free Zone (Jafza), Dubai and the UAE’s flagship trade and logistics hub for the wider Middle East region and Africa organised the Japanese Business Forum, recently, to promote trade relations and explore future opportunities in various sectors. The forum, graced by Hisashi Michegama Consul General of …

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Bringing Sustainability to the Core of UAE Economy


Dubai Carbon launches the first sustainability self-assessment tool focused on capital investment markets to streamline portfolio exposure to climate change. Dubai, United Arab Emirates – Dubai Carbon has launched a new version of Sustainability Self-Assessment specifically focused on measuring the risk and exposure towards socio-environmental impacts thus allowing both public and private organisations to benchmark their resource efficiency amongst industries …

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Booming education sector creates opportunities in Alternative Investments across the Middle East

Craig Plumb

Alternative Real Estate investments gain traction. Education sector is leading the way as an increased number of real estate investors, developers and builders seek ‘alternative investments’ to diversify their portfolios The total school age population within the five major Middle East cities of Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Jeddah, Riyadh and Cairo is expected to increase by over 1 million by 2020, …

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Global leaders to meet in Dubai for annual African investment conference in October 2016


Leading government and business figures from across the globe to meet in Dubai to discuss investment opportunities in Africa McKinsey & Co to present key findings from the upcoming McKinsey Global Institute (MGI) report ‘Lions on the move II’ including analysis of the continent’s 700 largest companies Leading government and business figures from across the globe to meet in Dubai …

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UAE-based Djembe Communications Further Expands Footprint in Africa

Djembe's Managing Director, Mitchell Prathe

Regional Expansion Across Africa with New Wholly Owned Offices in Ghana and Morocco and Near-term Plans for an Office in Mauritius Received key Industry Accolades including Hermes Creative Awards, In2 SABRE Awards and Premios Lusos Awards Shortlisted by The Holmes Report 2016 EMEA Consultancies of the Year in the Category ‘Africa Consultancy of the Year’ Dubai, United Arab Emirates: – …

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Dubai Investments wins glass contracts for tallest building, iconic projects in Pakistan

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Emirates Glass supplies over 12,000 square metres for top projects EGL sales is expected to touch AED 190 million in 2016 Dubai – Dubai Investments PJSC, the leading, diversified investments conglomerate listed on the Dubai Financial Market, has announced that its subsidiary Emirates Glass LLC, one of the largest processors of flat architectural glass in the region and part of …

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The Kingdom of Bahrain Wins the “Global Best to Invest Award” In the Middle East & Africa

Khalid Al Rumaihi

Economic Development Board – Bahrain has been honored at the eighth annual “Global Best to Invest Awards”, which has recognized the Kingdom as the top country to invest in per capita in the Middle East & Africa. The Kingdom of Bahrain ranked 1st among four GCC countries, with the UAE ranked 2nd, Saudi Arabia ranked 4th and Oman 5th. The …

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Strong first quarter for QInvest


Revenue increased by 36% to QAR 102 million (US$ 28 million) Net Profit increased by 34% to QAR 37 million (US$ 10 million) Doha – QInvest , Qatar’s leading private investment group and one of the world’s prominent Islamic financial institutions, today announces a strong start to the year, with an increase of 36% revenues for the first quarter to …

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SA scoops investment awards in Dubai


By – Deputy Minister Masina says the IORA awards are an honour for SA. Pretoria – South Africa has won two awards at the second Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA) Ministerial Economic and Business Conference, in Dubai. Deputy Minister Masina received two awards on behalf of the Department of Trade and Industry and InvestSA which was presented by UAE …

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Eagle Hills participates at Cityscape Abu Dhabi 2016


Eagle Hills, an Abu Dhabi-based private real estate investment and development company, today announced its participation at this year’s Cityscape Abu Dhabi. From the 12th until the 14th of April, Cityscape Abu Dhabi will once again bring together a host of local and international developers for its 10th edition at Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC). Eagle Hills is using …

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