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UAE hosts suhoor in celebration of Zayed Humanitarian Day

The UAE Ministry of the Economy recently hosted a suhoor in celebration of Zayed Humanitarian Day, organizing the event with the Securities and Commodities Authority, the General Civil Aviation Authority and the Insurance Authority. Zayed Humanitarian Day commemorates the death of Sheik bin Sultan Al Nahyan, a driving figure in the creation of the UAE, on the 19th day of Ramadan.  Read More »

UAE Ministry of Economy inspects Dubai’s Emirates Cooperative Society for Ramadan

In an alliance with Dubai’s Department of Economic Development, the UAE’s Ministry of Economy coordinated multiple inspections of Dubai’s Emirates Cooperative Society during the holy month of Ramadan to ensure compliance with proper business practices. Hashim Al Nuaimi, director of the ministry's Consumer Protection Department, reported that prices appeared fair. Read More »

Dubai diamond trade veteran appointed Kimberly Process chair

The UAE Ministry of Economy recently named Dubai diamond trade veteran Ahmed Bin Sulayem to be the 2016 chair of the Kimberly Process. The Kimberly Process is an 81-member international body that facilitates an international certification process for preventing the procurement, distribution and sale of conflict diamonds. The organization was formed in South Africa in 2003. Read More »

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