Dubai launched the Middle East, Africa and South Asia (MEASA) region’s first fintech accelerator in January, as efforts to update the legal framework for crowdfunding activities in the financial...
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Economic Update | Moves to bolster fintech activity under way in Dubai
31 Mar 2017
Economic Update | Dubai’s retail space expands as growth cools
26 Feb 2017
Last year saw Dubai’s retail space grow by 26,000 sq metres, though revenues could remain muted this year as slower economic growth and a stronger US dollar impact trading.
Economic Update | Dubai Year in Review 2016
24 Jan 2017
While low oil prices weighed heavily on many of Dubai’s trading partners and neighbours, the emirate delivered a strong economic performance in 2016, buoyed by growth in key non-hydrocarbons segments...
Economic Update | Dubai authorities lead from the front in eco drive
30 Dec 2016
Sales of greener vehicles in Dubai look set to rise in the coming years as the government steps up its bid to reduce the emirate’s carbon footprint.
Economic Update | Dubai’s foreign trade steady in challenging environment
26 Nov 2016
Despite the slow pace of economic recovery by many of its key partners, Dubai’s non-oil foreign trade has maintained solid momentum, with direct exports on the rise.