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Hamad Ali Al Ka’abi, Permanent Representative of the UAE to the International Atomic Energy Agency, IAEA, has expressed the UAE’s appreciation for the Agency’s efforts in assisting member states to benefit from the peaceful use of nuclear energy and the development of national nuclear energy.
He also lauded the efforts of Yukiya Amano, Director-General of the International Atomic Energy Agency, and the Secretariat General in carrying out its mandate and working towards achieving this goal.
While reading out the UAE’s statement at the 61st IAEA General Conference, Al Ka’abi highlighted the great progress achieved by the UAE since the start of the national programme of peaceful nuclear energy, noting that more than 82 per cent of the construction of the four reactors at the Barakah Nuclear Power Plant has been done, and more than 96 per cent of the construction work completed on the first unit.
The introduction of VAT in the UAE may raise up to 1.7 per cent of the country’s gross domestic product, the rating agency Moody’s said. “The implementation of VAT in the UAE marks a positive step t
Buoyant exports will drive Qatar’s current account surplus to nearly 9% of the country’s GDP in 2018; an increase of around 5%, a new QNB report has shown.
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The Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq) and Injazat Services announced the establishment of the Sharjah Investors Services Centre.
The centre will provide services to inv
Higher crude production and recovering oil prices will aid growth in an otherwise sluggish oil sector and strengthen fiscal and external balances for the GCC economies, according to ICAEW’s latest Ec
Qatar’s Industrial Production index (IPI) rose to 107.7 points for the month of July, up by 2.2 percent compared to the previous month , and increased by 1.4 percent from a year ago.