Sheikh Mansoor Bin Mohammed opens the Automechanika Dubai 2019 on Monday.
Europe’s dominant position as the world’s biggest exporter of spare auto parts and accessories will be underlined by hundreds of European manufacturers presenting their latest innovations at the Middle East’s largest automotive aftermarket trade fair in Dubai next month.
Al Masaood Commercial Vehicles and Equipment (CV&E) part of Al Masaood group of companies, a pioneering Abu Dhabi conglomerate, exhibited in Automechanika Dubai 2019
According to Dubai Customs, Dubai traded 2.1 million tonnes of auto parts and accessories worth $10.3 billion in 2018, a 32 percent increase in value of what the Emirate traded in 2009 (US$7.8 billion).
A skills mismatch that affects 1.3 billion people worldwide is imposing a 6% annual tax on the global economy in the form of lost labour productivity. Boston Consulting Group (BCG)
Dr Ahmad Bin Abdullah Humaid Belhoul Al Falasi, Minister of State for Higher Education and Advanced Skills signed the agreement under which the UAE becomes an active member of the programme, which will extend for the next ten years, and aims to provide better skills and education for a billion people around the world.
Tourism, which accounts for about a quarter of Greece’s gross domestic product (GDP), will grow in 2020 despite the blow dealt to the sector last year by the collapse of British travel giant Thomas Cook, Tourism Minister Harry Theocharis said.