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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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  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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