Daily Archives: August 10, 2020

Dubai Exports shortlisted for World Trade Promotion Organisations Awards 2020

DUBAI, Dubai Exports, the export promotion agency of Dubai Economy, has been shortlisted for the World Trade Promotion Organisations Awards, WTPO Awards 2020, by the International Trade Centre, ITC, a joint agency of the World Trade Organisation and the United Nations. Dubai Exports will compete with external trade promotion agencies from five other countries in

Unprecedented number of start-ups apply for DIFC FinTech Hive’s latest pioneering accelerator programme

DUBAI, DIFC FinTech Hive, the first and largest financial technology accelerator in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia, MEASA, region, has attracted an unprecedented 620 global, regional and local applications for the signature programme. The 620 applications for the intake, exceed the previous record of 425, received in 2019. The applications represent an exceptionally

UAE stocks post AED15 bn in market cap gains

ABU DHABI, UAE financial markets on Monday posted combined gains of AED15 billion in market cap driven by upbeat sentiments following the positive performance of some of the listed companies, atop of which comes Abu Dhabi National Energy Company PJSC (TAQA). Despite the cautious lull in today’s early trades, Abu Dhabi’s main stocks index edged

Sharjah Ruler issues Decree-Law on establishing SGLD

SHARJAH, H.H. Dr. Sheikh Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, has issued Decree-Law No.6 of 2020 to establish and organise Sharjah Government Legal Department, SGLD, for legislative and legal affairs in the Emirate. According to the Decree-Law, the Department shall enjoy the legal personality and legal capacity necessary to