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March 1, 2014
The contract aims to provide guarantees for both parties to a contract and to set obligations for domestic help recruitment agencies.
February 23, 2014
Several years ago, the UAE Government capped cement prices. So cement companies decided it was a good time to sink money into their stock portfolios. That introduced a volatility to the stocks that is only now vanishing.
January 9, 2014
Sheikh Khalifa's decree outlines the roles of the Ministry of Development and International Cooperation, the Ministry of Finance and Ministry of Economy.
December 9, 2013
The growth will be led by the construction, oil and gas and transport sectors, according to a forecast by Middle East Economic Digest.
November 16, 2013
Changes to businesses and economic activity are expected to appear within the next few years as the government passes a record number of bills to the Federal National Council.
November 10, 2013
New commercial fraud bill under review by a Federal National Council committee will put an end to counterfeit product and replica sales and smuggling.
October 9, 2013
Emerging markets rode out the last global crisis well and fared much better than their developed market counterparts until starting to slide this year. But what caused them to succeed in the first place and are the good times over?
September 18, 2013
People looking to buy sheep, cows or goats to sacrifice for Eid Al Adha will pay less than last year.
July 30, 2013
Despite insistence by shops that prices have held steady, FNC members say they have noticed an increase in grocery costs, particularly fruits and vegetables.
July 23, 2013
The law will help the Government to diversify and move towards a knowledge-based economy, according to the minister.
July 11, 2013
Inspectors insist they be cut for Ramadan but traders say rises are necessary to cover higher importing charges and make a living.
July 5, 2013
The UAE branches of Bank of Credit and Commerce International have been liquidated some 22 years after the fraud-hit lender was shut down in one of the biggest banking scandals of the time.
May 31, 2013
Take our poll: An FNC member tells the Minister of Economy that families are spending 'huge amounts of money' outside the UAE due to higher local prices of extravagant goods.
May 30, 2013
Investors and shareholders will be better protected with the new commercial companies law, a Federal National Council member has said.