The UAE is a unique land that fosters prosperity and empowers people to realise their dreams and ambitions.
Abdullah Bin Ahmed Al Saleh, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Economy for Foreign Trade Affairs, held a meeting recently with Ian Steff, Assistant Secretary for Global Markets and Director General of the United States
Dubai Airport Freezone Authority (Dafza) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Arab-Brazilian Chamber of Commerce (CCAB) with the aim of on boarding the Chamber as an Halal Trade and Marketing Center (HTMC) service partner,
Dubai’s Sukuk listings by value now total $64.5 billion. UAE issuers account for 44% of these by value with 56% from issuers in other countries.
The fund, the statement added, will focus on verticals within the technology space including financial technology, FinTech, tech-enabled business services, platforms and software. Shorooq Partners will work closely with these founders to expand their businesses in the region and beyond, it said.
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan rose 0.3%, Japan's Nikkei returned from a two-day holiday to slip 0.4%. Hong Kong and Shanghai remain steady.
The pan-European STOXX 600 rose 1.3%, with Germany's DAX, London's FTSE 100 and France's CAC 40 gaining between 1.6% and 2.0%.
French business activity fell in September -- its first drop in four months -- according to a key survey released Wednesday which found firms blamed renewed coronavirus disruptions for the slowdown.