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...
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Economic Update | Dubai Year in Review 2016
24 Jan 2017
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.
Economic Update | Dubai property market looks to potential rebound
26 Oct 2016
While the first half of 2016 saw property values fall in Dubai’s real estate sector, strong fundamentals and consistent demand from foreign buyers suggest they may flatten out in the second half...
Economic Update | Dubai taps into halal tourism
23 Sep 2016
Increased investment – from sharia-compliant accommodation to consumer goods – is helping Dubai position itself as a key player in the rapidly expanding global halal travel industry.