Commerce

SA: Minister heads to SA-Saudi Arabia Joint Economic Commission

Trade and Industry Minister, Rob Davies

Pretoria – Trade and Industry Minister, Rob Davies, will today leave for Saudi Arabia to co-chair the 6th session of the South Africa-Saudi Arabia Joint Economic Commission (JEC). Minister Davies will co-chair the South Africa-Saudi Arabia JEC with his counterpart, Dr Twafeeq Al Rabeeach. The JEC is an initiative agreed upon between the two countries to strengthen economic ties and ...

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Australia strengthens its relationship with Kuwait

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Australia’s exports to Kuwait have grown almost 16% year-on-year The Australian Trade Commission (Austrade) has launched the third edition of its annual campaign in the Middle East North Africa (MENA) region to promote the bilateral trade, investment and cultural ties that exists between Australia and the GCC. The program’s activities will extend to Kuwait, UAE and Saudi Arabia. Australia already ...

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Victorian education showcased at IECHE

The Hon Andrew Robb, Australian Minister for Trade and Investment

  Australian state brings largest ever delegation for annual education conference  The Hon Andrew Robb, Australian Minister for Trade and Investment, today visited Victoria’s Study Melbourne stand at the International Exhibition & Conference on Higher Education (IECHE) in Riyadh. He was greeted by John Butler, Commissioner for Victoria in the Middle East, Africa and Turkey and Mr Nabil Mohammed A. ...

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Australia strengthens its relationship with the kingdom of Saudi Arabia

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Australia’s exports to Saudi Arabia have grown 13.7% year-on-year The Australian Trade Commission (Austrade) has launched the third edition of its annual campaign in the Middle East North Africa (MENA) region to promote the bilateral trade, investment and cultural ties that exists between Australia and the GCC. The program’s activities will extend to Saudi Arabia, Kuwait and the UAE. Australia ...

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Dragon City under the spotlight as Chinese Ambassador to the UAE visits Nakheel

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Nakheel’s newly-announced, 11 million sq ft Dragon City project in Dubai will play a key role in further boosting trade links between the UAE and China, according to His Excellency Chang Hua, the People’s Republic of China’s Ambassador to the UAE. His Excellency’s comments came during a visit to Nakheel’s Dubai headquarters, where large-scale models of Dragon City and other ...

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Australia brings its innovation to the MENA region

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Dubai – The Australian Trade Commission (Austrade) will host a series of events to promote the bilateral trade, investment and cultural ties that exist between Australia and the MENA region from 12-19 April. Known as Australia Unlimited MENA 2015, the program will showcase Australian expertise and innovation though a series of events inUAE, Saudi Arabia and Kuwait. For the third ...

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Luxembourg and Qatar build on shared experiences to innovate and diversify

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Luxembourg financial delegation headed by the Crown Prince and led by the Minister of Finance visits Qatar A financial delegation headed by HRH Prince Guillaume, Crown Prince of Luxembourg, accompanied by HRH Crown Princess Stéphanie, and led by HE Pierre Gramegna, Luxembourg Minister of Finance, is visiting Qatar today to drive greater strategic cooperation between the two countries in the ...

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UAE-based enterprises key target for seven global trade shows in Hong Kong this April, organisers say

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The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), the international representative organisation for Hong Kong-based manufacturers, traders and service providers, announced in Dubai that seven of Asia’s leading trade fairs will raise the curtains in Hong Kong in April this year. The series of shows offer phenomenal opportunities for the UAE-based enterprises to leverage the great trade networks of several established ...

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FCO Minister leads British trade delegation to Egypt

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Minister for Middle East leads British trade delegation, with companies from energy, construction and retail sectors, to Egypt. On Monday 12th January, British Minister for the Middle East and North Africa Tobias Ellwood will arrive in Cairo to boost trade and increase British investment in Egypt. Mr Ellwood will be accompanied by over 40 leading British companies from the energy, ...

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Sierra Leone’s Minister of Foreign Affairs & International Cooperation and delegation paid a courtesy call on The Minister of State for Foreign Affairs in UAE

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A wide range of issues were discussed relating to trade and investment and above all the establishment of a full diplomatic mission in Abu Dhabi, UAE On Monday 5th May, 2014 at 1pm, the Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of The Republic of Sierra Leone (http://foreignaffairs.gov.sl) paid a courtesy call on the Minister of State for Foreign Affairs ...

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