A container ship is unloaded at the Virginia International Gateway terminal in Norfolk, US, on Thursday. Associated Press
May survey data for Dubai’s private sector non-oil economy continued the recent twin themes of strengthening output growth and weak job creation.
After months of hand-wringing about the possible crash-landing of the housing market, investors awaiting quarterly earnings from No. 3 US homebuilder PulteGroup this week were ready for the worst. Their trepidation was justified. New home sales across the country had fallen for three consecutive quarters to close out 2018.
With less than 19 months left for the inauguration of the Expo 2020, its organisers have further speed up the pace of allocating contracts to thousands of local and foreign firms to ensure timely preparation of the event, which is set to be the largest of its kind in the Arab World.
A 63-year-old US-based global non-profit non-partisan organisation into educating the world about Asia is honouring Sheikha Hoor Al Qasimi, daughter of UAE Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah His Highness Dr Sheikh Sultan Bin Mohammed Al Qasimi and Her Highness Sheikha Jawaher Bint Mohammed Al Qasimi, for bridging understanding through the arts and culture.
The 14th session of the Abu Dhabi-Singapore Joint Forum (ADSJF) was held in Abu Dhabi under the co-chairmanship and in attendance of Khaldoon Khalifa Al Mubarak, Chairman of the Executive Affairs Authority, and S Iswaran, Singapore’s Minister-in-Charge of Trade Relations. The forum was also attended by Sarah Bint Yousef Al Amiri,
The Reserve Bank of India hiked its key repo rate by a quarter percentage point on Wednesday as expected but surprised markets by leaving the door open to more tightening, saying core inflation remained high. The central bank said that its policy stance remains focused on the withdrawal of accommodation, with four out of
In the presence of Sheikh Abdullah Bin Salem Bin Sultan Al Qasimi, Deputy Ruler of Sharjah, and Sheikha Bodour bint Sultan Al Qasimi, Chairperson of Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq), the sixth edition of the Sharjah Investment Forum (SIF) officially launched on Wednesday at Al Jawaher Reception
The Sharjah Investment Forum 2023 (SIF) hosted a panel session titled “Redefining Economies, Making Significant Strides For a Better Future” to engage in a thought-provoking discussion on the steps necessary to create a more equitable and sustainable future. The discussion explored the importance of investment in advanced