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Stage set of 9th Paper Arabia 2016 from December 13-15 at the Dubai International Exhibition Centre

Dubai, UAE – Al Fajer information and Services announced that preparations are completed to hold the 9th edition of Paper Arabia that will be held at the Dubai International Exhibition Centre from December 13 to 15, 2016. Organizers of the show said that Paper Arabia 2016 demonstrates the UAE’s stature in regional and global paper industry and its expanding reach …

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With 91% of residents aware of Pokémon GO – will Pokémon fever catch on in the UAE?

Dubai, UAE – According to a new YouGov survey, 91% of UAE residents are aware of the location-based reality game Pokémon GO, but will Pokémon fever catch on in the Emirates? The results reveal that 22% of aware UAE residents have already downloaded the gaming app to their device, of which 9% are currently active users, but 13% claim after …

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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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Financiers embrace sustainability Or 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 – 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 and peers. The …

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Sharjah Chamber of Commerce & Industry hosts the UAE-Europe Business Forum

Towards more business and fruitful cooperation with the European Union. UAE-Europe trade during 2015 reached AED 236,4 billion (58 billion euros); a 13,7% increase compared to 2014 UAE is the seventh largest European export market, and 14th biggest Europe’s trade partners Value of trade according to certificates of origin between Sharjah and the 6 countries that comprise the European delegation …

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Parents in the UAE spend 140% more on university costs than global average

UAE parents spend the most globally on children’s higher education Over half (52%) looking to send children abroad want to invest in property in that country Nearly 9 in 10 have concerns about funding their children’s education UAE parents spend the most globally on children’s higher education Over half (52%) looking to send children abroad want to invest in property …

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A study by dubizzle on millennials’ sentiment of buying a home in the UAE

44% of millennials intend to purchase a home in the UAE in the next 3 years 25% would rather invest in their own start up or other businesses, before buying a home in the UAE *millennials (people reaching young adulthood around the year 2000) Key findings: 1. The millennial segment’s property buying preferences are for 1 BRs in JLT, 1&2 …

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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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DED’s Compliance Day for businesses widely welcomed across UAE

The initiative launched by the Department of Economic Development (DED) in Dubai to enable businesses avoid violations or penalties through improved compliance with commercial regulations has been praised by the economic departments in Abu Dhabi, Sharjah, Ajman and Ras Al Khaimah. Representatives of the four economic departments from the sister emirates also welcomed DED’s proposal to observe a penalty-free ‘Compliance …

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Legal Tech Startup from the UAE Gains Traction in Innovating Justice

Legal Advice Middle East, the first online legal services marketplace in the region, has been selected for the semi-final round of the Innovating Justice Challenge 2016, run by the Hague Institute for Innovation of Law (HiiL). Earlier this year, 69 justice innovations from around the world were shortlisted by HiiL in this year’s Challenge from more than four hundred applications. …

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