The UAE and China maintain growing trade, economic and investment partnership, making China the second largest trading partner to the UAE, according to Juma Mohammed Al Kait, Assistant Undersecretary for Foreign Trade Affairs, Ministry of Economy.Read
Investment in the Transformative industries sector in the UAE reached AED130 billion by the end of September of this year compared to more than AED 127.6 billion in 2015, according to a report issued by the Ministry of Economy to on the occasion of the 45th National Day.Read
Now in its seventh year, SIAL, the regions fastest-growing professional trade exhibition for the food, drink and hospitality industries, held under the patronage of HH Sheikh Mansour Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister of the UAE, Minister of Presidential Affairs and Chairman of Abu Dhabi Food Control Authority, will open on Monday 5 December at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre, running until Wednesday 9 December. Global food innovation and trends impacting the F&B industry will headline SIAL 2016 as pressure on the UAE’s food production capacity will see GCC food imports increase to over US$53.1 billion by 2020 according to research from Economic Intelligent Unit. An expanding population, an increase in tourism numbers, a lack of arable land and limited water resources contributing to the resulting shortfall.Read
The Middle East is becoming the global retail growth hotspot and shaping up the future of online retail, with over 55% international fashion brands setting up shop here for a customer base that is increasingly online. Besides these, the region also has an increasing population that is ready to spend, as per a recent study by Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry, UAE consumers will be spending over Dh750 billion by 2017.Read
Cancer is one of the leading causes of premature death in the UAE, second only to heart diseases. According to a leading insurance company in the region, Zurich, between January 2013 and December 2015 - 32% of its life insurance customers who died, suffered from cancer and almost half (49%) of those who filed critical illness claims were battling cancer. According to Gulf news, approximately, 12 new cases of cancer are diagnosed in the UAE every day and out of this at least two or three are of breast cancer.Read
Sample the best in Lebanese cuisine, traditional decor and a lively atmosphere at this Abu Dhabi restaurant at the Hilton Abu Dhabi hotel. Every evening there is a singer and a belly dancer to add a little extra flair to your fine dining.
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