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UAE Weekly Business News, Issue 114. 12th December 2022.
Abu Dhabi and Dubai trade license, entrepreneur, employment and visa-related news headlines
HUB71 startups community raises $1b in venture capital (WAM 12/12/2022)
DMCC announces launch of its gaming centre (WAM 12/12/2022)
How female Arab entrepreneurs are inspiring change (The National 12/12/2022)
MoHRE, ICP complete 4.7m joint transactions in 10 months (WAM 09/12/2022)
CBUAE imposes financial sanction on exchange house operating in UAE (WAM 09/12/2022)
UAE Central Bank fines exchange house $286,000 for compliance failures (The National 09/12/2022)
Private sector scrambles to hit January 1 Emiratisation target (WAM 08/12/2022)
UAE Central Bank fines exchange house $525,000 (The National 07/12/2022)
MoHRE launches automated system for employment contracts (WAM 06/12/2022)
Dubai Labour Force Survey 2022 kicks off (WAM 05/12/2022)
UAE job-seekers regard salary and security as most important (WAM 05/12/2022)
UAE bilateral trade news headlines
Dubai Customs shares digital experience with South Korean delegation (WAM 11/12/2022)
UAE, Turkmenistan review enhancing bilateral relations (WAM 10/12/2022)
Indian Minister attends UAE National Day reception (WAM 09/12/2022)
President Sheikh Mohamed meets UN representatives (The National 08/12/2022)
UAE launches initiative to support top 100 start-ups (The National 06/12/2022)
President of Azerbaijan receives Emirati delegation (WAM 05/12/2022)
UAE President arrives in Doha (WAM 05/12/2022)
UAE President Sheikh Mohamed meets Sheikh Tamim in Qatar (The National 05/12/2022)
UAE seeks 22 Cepas by 2031 as Ukraine trade talks start (The National 05/12/2022)
Abu Dhabi and Dubai business and economy-related news headlines
Americana shares surge on market debut after raising $1.8b in IPO (The National 12/12/2022)
Tamkeen launches 4th 'Ideas Abu Dhabi' thought-leadership platform (WAM 11/12/2022)
UAE-built Rashid Rover takes off to moon successfully (WAM 11/12/2022)
DEWA completes 93% of 4th phase of H-Station in Al Aweer (WAM 11/12/2022)
Sheikh Mohammed: Sky is not the limit for UAE's space ambitions (The National 11/12/2022)
AED2.1b spent on racehorse training: Minister of Economy (WAM 09/12/2022)
Dubai records over AED9.1b in weeklong real estate transactions (WAM 09/12/2022)
Etihad Airways to reintroduce four of its A380s in summer of 2023 (WAM 09/12/2022)
UAE leads Arab World in IMD World Talent Ranking 2022 (WAM 08/12/2022)
Abu Dhabi Chamber signs 3 agreements to drive economic growth (WAM 08/12/2022)
Local production enhances UAE's food security system: FCSC (WAM 08/12/2022)
UAE adds new cohort of nuclear energy professionals at Barakah Plant (WAM 08/12/2022)
Dubai Shopping Festival returns with stellar lineup (WAM 08/12/2022)
Air Arabia Abu Dhabi launches its first flight to Tashkent (WAM 08/12/2022)
Switzerland is top talent magnet and UAE leads the Arab world, study says (The National 08/12/2022)
UAE an exception in global trade, economy: Mohammed bin Rashid (WAM 07/12/2022)
AD Ports Group signs partnership agreement with Agthia Group (WAM 07/12/2022)
Art Dubai unveils inclusive and extensive 2023 programme (WAM 07/12/2022)
Jafza's Polymers and Petrochemical trade worth AED49b in 2021 (WAM 07/12/2022)
ADFSA releases latest version of EFST Programme (WAM 07/12/2022)
Gitex 2022 generates record $698m in economic output (The National 07/12/2022)
Metaverse expected to add $15 billion annually to GCC economies by 2030 (The National 07/12/2022)
UAE's foreign trade set to hit almost $600b in 2022 (The National 07/12/2022)
ADQ-backed Silal teams up with Abu Dhabi venture company Dana Global to boost food sector (The National 07/12/2022)
UAE's non-oil economy business conditions continue to improve (The National 07/12/2022)
New well-being strategy introduced for Dubai private schools (The National 07/12/2022)
ADGM introduces guiding principles on whistleblowing (WAM 06/12/2022)
Adnoc to set up new vertical in decarbonisation push (The National 06/12/2022)
GCC economies well positioned as the world enters uncertain 2023 (The National 06/12/2022)
UAE health chiefs set out national nutrition strategy (The National 06/12/2022)
When do UAE schools close for winter break and when does the new term start? (The National 05/12/2022)
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