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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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., the Middle East’s largest online retail and marketplace platform has gained the Maroof golden certificate – a new platform developed by Thiqah Business services under the supervision of the Ministry of Commerce and Investment in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Maroof’s goal is to further support the drive in boosting consumer trust between the customers and online stores as …

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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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5 Ways To Boost Business Growth

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2016 is looking like being a rough one in terms of the economy, and budget-tightening can lead to business growth being stifled. But by employing some or all of the following tactics, you can still help your business to expand and make the most of the marketplace, with relatively-little expenditure… Financial Trading If you have some money available for investment, …

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Arab-World Opportunities Presented in the Global Investment Spotlight at the Largest MENA Investment Conference Starting Today


Defensive plays, dividend payers, and companies with strong cash flows, robust balance sheets and outstanding management teams offer opportunity amid volatile global markets as the Middle East and North Africa looks to a future less-dependent on oil. Dubai, UAE — EFG Hermes, the leading investment bank in the Arab world, has kicked off the EFG Hermes 12th annual One on …

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Meetings of the Working Groups of the Africa-Arab Partnership in the areas of Trade and Investment; Transport, Communication and Energy


A three-day meeting of the two Working Groups of the Africa-Arab Partnership in the areas of Trade and Investment and Transport, Communication and Energy kicked off on 3 February 2016, at the Headquarters of the African Union Commission in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, with a joint plenary session. Opening the meeting, the Co-chair on the African side, Dr. Levi Uche Madueke, …

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China’s Renewable Energy Sector Presents USD 2.2 Trillion Investment Opportunity to 2030


World Future Energy Summit to Host Largest-Ever Chinese Business Delegation. Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Following the UAE and China’s recent landmark agreement to collaborate on renewable energy innovation, the World Future Energy Summit announced today it will host its largest-ever Chinese business delegation. As one of the world’s largest energy consumers, renewable energy investment in China could reach USD …

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Mohammed bin Rashid forms the Boards of Investment Corporation of Dubai and Dubai Financial Support Fund

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Government of Dubai Media Office – 30 December 2015. In his capacity as Ruler of Dubai, Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum has issued Decree No (39) of 2015 forming the Board of Investment Corporation of Dubai (ICD). His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum is the …

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Workshops finds qatar foundation’s research leadership programme a unique investment towards achieving national vision


Alumni Discuss Future Opportunities For Innovate Science And Research Initiative. Senior officials from Qatar Foundation Research and Development (QF R&D) hosted a workshop recently to discuss past experiences and future opportunities for the Qatar Research Leadership Program (QRLP). The workshop was a great opportunity for QRLP alumni, directors, and managers from different research offices and centres to share their insights. …

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Honeywell and Microsoft collaborate to strengthen user experience for enterprise-grade mobile devices in MENA region


New Mobile Computer From Honeywell Equipped With Windows® Embedded 8.1 Handheld Platform. Honeywell (NYSE: HON) has joined with Microsoft Corp. to deliver the Windows Embedded 8.1 Handheld platform to Honeywell ‘s latest mobile solution, the Dolphin™ 75e mobile computer. By taking advantage of this latest operating system, enterprise companies in manufacturing, retail, and transport and logistics can enhance security, improve …

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