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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...

ABC Invites BBG Members to: The US Election &...

Tue, 19 July, 2016

The US Election & BREXIT  An Overview of the Impact on Expatriates in the UAE    Join Akin Gump and ABC Dubai for a social evening focused on the impact of          the U.S. presidential election and Brexit on e...

RTA - Dubai Award for Sustainable Transport -...

Sat, 02 July, 2016

Award Objectives:* To encourage and raise awareness among the community and its various organizations to play a proactive and constructive role in supporting the RTA carry out its objectives by initiating and pursuing sustainable transport practices.* To reinforce the leading role of RTA in fostering partnership and cooperation across all org...

Nominations have closed!

Mon, 18 April, 2016

Nominations have now closed for the selection of the 2016/17 BBG Committee.  The following Committee positions are uncontested and therefore candidates are deemed to be elected:  ...

Message from the BBG Chairman

Mon, 18 April, 2016

April has been a demanding month for the BBG with 13 events taking place, including the delayed Annual Golf Day. This is the first time in our collective memory that we have had to postpone this event but as you will remember, the forecast and playing conditions for the planned date gave us little choice. If you have time in your schedule on 28...