Finance conference speakers take a more optimistic view of shipping market trends

Finance conference speakers take a more optimistic view of shipping market trends

November 9, 2018 UAE Business 0

The fourth Maritime Standard Ship Finance and Trade Conference, held at Abu Dhabi’s Sheraton Hotel and Resort, was in many ways very different from the preceding three events in this increasingly popular series. While in other years the sense of challenge and adversity was dominant, this year speakers at the one-day conference were generally much more optimistic and upbeat about market prospects, although a number of potential hazards on the road to full recovery were also much in evidence. Read more

Investing in African Innovation Startups

Investing in African Innovation Startups

October 13, 2018 UAE Business 0

Since 2008, VC4A (VC4A.com) designs, structures and implements successful entrepreneurship programs on the continent. VC4A.com – the world’s largest database of African startups and connecting local entrepreneurs to learning resources, mentors, investors and partner programs. Read more

Fahad Al Gergawi, CEO of Dubai FDI

Dubai FDI embarks on second investment promotion mission to US to strengthen bilateral ties

September 10, 2018 UAE Business 0
  • Delegation to visit Indianapolis & Detroit cities from September 15 to 22, 2018
  • Non-oil trade between US & UAE reached USD 24.28 billion in 2017
  • Over 1,500 American firms registered in UAE
  • More than 50,000 US citizens now living in the UAE
  • US pavilion participation at Expo 2020 Dubai

Dubai FDI, the investment development agency of Dubai Economy (DED), is going on to second investment promotion mission to the United States (US) this month in a bid to further strengthen its bilateral relations with one of the world’s leading economic powers. The high-level mission will visit the cities of Indianapolis and Detroit. Read more

No Image

Salim & Sons Group to capitalize on growth opportunities in the region

June 21, 2018 UAE Business 0

Salim & Sons group was established in 1987 and delivers products and services across a vast number of sectors through its subsidiaries – Three Stars foam factory; Sleep Fine; Premiere Furniture (Restonic); Top Line Furniture Industry; Deyar Real Estate; Suwaidi Gulf General Transport; Al Jawal Contracting Company; KSS Contracting; Al Muadalah Chemical Material Trading and BMA studio. The companies work closely with their business partners in the MENA region and continue to forge new partnerships to further explore new business dimensions while building on brand awareness. With innovation as the core focus of its customer and diversification strategies, the group continues to expand its portfolio in the region, keeping pace with the UAE’s rapid evolution and progress. Read more