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Dubai hosts Ethiopian trade delegation

Bilateral trade ties strengthened during Dubai-Ethiopian trade mission

Saudi Star advances controversial rice project in Ethiopia

Saudi-Ethiopian interest presses ahead with plans to use Ethiopian pastoralist land to grow rice for export back to Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia to stop wheat farming by 2016, eyeing Africa

Saudi Arabia will rely entirely on wheat imports within a year, and Africa is on the top of the agenda as an overseas investment...

Business

Dubai Islamic Bank plans arm in Kenya by year’s end

Dubai Shari'ah-compliant lender receives “in principle approval” from regulators to launch operations in Kenya pending a final license

Oman, Tanzania and China to jointly develop $11bn port, free zone

Oman state fund, Tanzania’s government and China Merchants Holding sign MoU to collaborate on Bagamoyo port and a...

Taiwan to expand trade ties to Africa through Dubai

Taiwanese companies aim to establish footholds in UAE for Africa trade

Commodities

Dubai Islamic Bank plans arm in Kenya by year’s end

Dubai Shari'ah-compliant lender receives “in principle approval” from regulators to launch operations in Kenya pending a final license

Oman, Tanzania and China to jointly develop $11bn port, free zone

Oman state fund, Tanzania’s government and China Merchants Holding sign MoU to collaborate on Bagamoyo port and a...

Taiwan to expand trade ties to Africa through Dubai

Taiwanese companies aim to establish footholds in UAE for Africa trade

Culture & Society

Dubai Islamic Bank plans arm in Kenya by year’s end

Dubai Shari'ah-compliant lender receives “in principle approval” from regulators to launch operations in Kenya pending a final license

Oman, Tanzania and China to jointly develop $11bn port, free zone

Oman state fund, Tanzania’s government and China Merchants Holding sign MoU to collaborate on Bagamoyo port and a...

Taiwan to expand trade ties to Africa through Dubai

Taiwanese companies aim to establish footholds in UAE for Africa trade

Finance

Dubai Islamic Bank plans arm in Kenya by year’s end

Dubai Shari'ah-compliant lender receives “in principle approval” from regulators to launch operations in Kenya pending a final license

Oman, Tanzania and China to jointly develop $11bn port, free zone

Oman state fund, Tanzania’s government and China Merchants Holding sign MoU to collaborate on Bagamoyo port and a...

Taiwan to expand trade ties to Africa through Dubai

Taiwanese companies aim to establish footholds in UAE for Africa trade

Infrastructure

Dubai Islamic Bank plans arm in Kenya by year’s end

Dubai Shari'ah-compliant lender receives “in principle approval” from regulators to launch operations in Kenya pending a final license

Oman, Tanzania and China to jointly develop $11bn port, free zone

Oman state fund, Tanzania’s government and China Merchants Holding sign MoU to collaborate on Bagamoyo port and a...

Taiwan to expand trade ties to Africa through Dubai

Taiwanese companies aim to establish footholds in UAE for Africa trade