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‘Global Britain’ UK politicians are currently so eager to espouse will need to speak global languages

LONDON: While many teenagers at UK schools are typically learning how to conjugate French verbs or practicing how to order a cheese sandwich in Spanish, young people in a Northern Irish grammar school are busy perfecting their Arabic calligraphy skills. For the past year, the Belfast Royal Academy has been trialing Arabic lessons in an effort to encourage students to …

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Plans moving forward for the European Union’s ‘House of Europe’ in Dubai

Plans to build a commercial property in Dubai for the European Union (EU) are currently underway with a construction tender expected next year, the project’s developer, Kleindienst Group, has said. The venture, currently awaiting building permission, is designed to be a ‘wood-only’ high-rise in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Thomson Reuters Projects reported in July last year that Dubai-based developer …

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Saudi Arabia to host 2020 G20 summit

Jeddah – Saudi Arabia will host the G-20 Summit in 2020, said an official statement issued on Saturday at the end of this year’s event in Hamburg, Germany. “We thank Germany for hosting a successful Hamburg summit, and look forward to meeting again in Argentina in 2018, in Japan in 2019 and in Saudi Arabia in 2020,” AFP quoted the …

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Dubai Chamber delegation meets Kenyan President to enhance economic ties

Kenyan President H.E. Uhuru Kenyatta lauds Dubai’s economic growth model and the Chamber’s efforts in opening representative office in Nairobi S.S. Lootah International inks AED 500 million agreement with Kenya’s Hashi Energy The two companies will collaborate to provide the United Nations Organisation Stabilisation Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (MONUSCO) with petroleum products, trucks, food supplies and …

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Meet China Event Strengthens Economic Ties Between China and the UAE

Attending Chinese travel buyers also receive news of visa-on-arrival policy. Abu Dhabi: The 2016 edition of the Meet China forum – organised by npimedia in collaboration with Highway Tourism – is underway in Abu Dhabi. The only United Arab Emirates B2B event focused on the world number one outbound market, Meet China has brought a 75-strong group of Chinese travel …

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Saudi Arabia is one of the largest and most important trading partners with China in Western Asia and Africa

More than 2,800 Saudi businessmen visited the 118th Canton Fair. The promotional campaign for the China Import and Export Fair (Canton Fair) was launched on 16 March 2016 in Saudi Arabia, in the presence of Mr. Hakel Wen, international VIP Service Executive at the China Foreign Trade Center, during a press conference held at the Intercontinental Hotel in Jeddah. The …

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Global industry leaders to explore China-OIC joint investment opportunities at groundbreaking forum

China’s meteoric economic rise and the burgeoning ascendancy of OIC nations in the international landscape are altering global economic power dynamics, and players from both markets are eager to tap the lucrative opportunities arising from stronger bilateral ties. With a more inclusive foreign policy, including a renewed stance on the Middle East and Africa, Chinese president Xi Jinping has set …

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UAE signs agreement on mutual encouragement and protection of investments with the Republic of Mauritius

On behalf of the UAE, the Ministry of Finance (MoF), signed yesterday an agreement on mutual encouragement and protection of investments with the Republic of Mauritius. This is following the Ministry’s commitment to strengthen the UAE’s role and its position both locally and internationally, and specifically in fields related to the UAE’s economic development, foreign investment network, and providing the …

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Angola seeks stronger trade ties with Dubai businesses

30 plus strong business delegation visits Dubai Chamber as part of their first UAE trade mission. Dubai, UAE: The Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry received a high profile trade delegation from the Republic of Angola led by AAPCIL, the Association of Agro Livestock Commercial and Industrial of Huila, at the Chamber headquarters on Wednesday. The business delegation, comprising of …

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

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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