UAE: Abu Dhabi Economy Articles & Analysis

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While the UAE remains a net importer of military equipment, the federal government has been pushing to reduce its dependency on imports through the development of its own defence manufacturing capability. At the same time an increase in defence spending across the region, linked to multiple ongoing conflicts, is leading many UAE-based defence...

 

Over the last decade Abu Dhabi has been pushing forward with plans to create a modern aerospace industry, involving the expansion of its portfolio of original equipment manufacturer (OEM) activities, as well as its aircraft maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) facilities. Abu Dhabi authorities also continue to invest heavily in aerospace...

 

What is the safety and security profile of Abu Dhabi, and how are the police facing existing and emerging threats?

 

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Central Bank of the UAE (02) 665 2220 Emirates Securities & Commodities Authority (02) 627 4600 Federal Authority for Identity & Citizenship (02) 495 5555 Federal Transport Authority (02) 418 2222 Telecommunications Regulatory Authority 80012 Ministry of Agriculture & Fisheries (02) 666 2781 Ministry of Cabinet Affairs & the...

 

ETIQUETTE & DRESS: Hospitality is a key part of Emirati culture. Long greetings before meetings, whether for business or socialising, are important. In Abu Dhabi it is common for men to shake hands in business settings, and exchanging business cards is fairly informal. However, it is advisable not to shake a woman’s hand...