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Dubai Economic Council and BBG agree on partn...

Tue, 11 October, 2016

The UAE is “proud of its economic relations with the United Kingdom”, a relationship that has contributed to the economic benefits of both nations over the years, according to HE Hani Al Hamli, Secretary General of the Dubai Economic Council. HE Al Hamli was speaking on the sidelines of a memorandum of understand...

Meet the BBG Dubai Committee, Focus Chairs &a...

Tue, 11 October, 2016

Since its inception in 1987, the BBG in Dubai & the Northern Emirates, based at the British Embassy in Dubai, has grown to be one of the most active and influential business networking groups in the Middle East, enabling like-minded professionals to further their business interests in the UAE and wider re...

BBG Dubai Chairman spoke to Capital Letter

Mon, 10 October, 2016

Capital Letter spoke to David Burns, who this year became chairman of the BBG Dubai & Northern Emirates.  What has been your relationship with the BBG? My relationship with the BBG dates back to when the UK’s Department of Trade and Industry first came to Abu Dhabi to dis...

We did it again!

Sun, 09 October, 2016

On Thursday, 6 October, all eyes were on BBG Dubai’s bid for a three-peat at the Joint BBG Golf Day held on the championship course of The Address Montgomerie Dubai. A total of 76 keen Dubai golfers helped BBG Dubai claim its 3rd consecutive win over BBG Abu Dhabi.  Special thanks to this year’s Joint...

Dubai Chamber Quarterly Survey of Business Le...

Mon, 05 September, 2016

Dubai Chamber’s Economic Research Department would like to invite you to participate to our Quarterly Survey of Business Leaders’ Outlook for the 3rd quarter of 2016, refers to your business sentiments and outlook for the immediate future. The outcome of such research will help pave the way for the Chamber to better address the concerns cur...

Arabian Business StartUp Awards 2016

Mon, 05 September, 2016

The nomination process for the 2016 Arabian Business StartUp Awards is now open. BBG members are welcome to nominate any person or organisation they would like to honour.   For full details please click this link: http://www.arabianbusiness.com/nominations-for-2016-arabian-business-startup-awards-now-open-640754.html...

IBBC Invites BBG Members

Wed, 31 August, 2016

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HM Ambassador Philip Parham Address to BBG Me...

Sun, 14 August, 2016

Brexit - there are some things we do know and many that we do not know. We do know that a majority, and quite a sizeable one, voted to leave the EU. We know that Brexit means Brexit. In other words the UK is going to leave the EU. There will be no attempts to remain and there are going to be no back door efforts to rejoin and there is going to ...

UK organisations in the GCC unfazed by ‘Bre...

Tue, 02 August, 2016

The so-called Brexit vote is viewed as “very much an opportunity” by UK firms in the region, according to Jonathan Macpherson, deputy chairman and COO at the British Business Group Dubai & Northern Emirates. While the initial reaction to the EU referendum saw the pound hitting a 31-year l...

From Dubai Chamber

Tue, 02 August, 2016

Attracting offers to implement a study entitled 'The Customs Union of the Gulf Cooperation Council'Looking for Consulting Firms in order to revise a study “Federal Customs for GCC countries”. For more information please contact:·         Telephone: o    +96613 899 3749 o &nb...