Asia House TV: The New Global Trade Order - an Asia House conference in Dubai

Watch highlights from Asia House's major trade dialogue in Dubai, held in partnership with DMCC. Featuring comments from His Excellency Abdulla Al Saleh, Undersecretary for Foreign Trade at the UAE Ministry of Economy; Michael Lawrence, Chief Executive of Asia House; Ahmed Bin Sulayem, Executive Chairman of DMCC; and Lord Green, Chairman of Asia House, the film captures a compelling discussion on global trade.

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Shifts in global trade the focus of major Asia House dialogue in Dubai

Government representatives, officials from the World Trade Organization and senior business leaders exchanged views on the current shifts in global trade during Asia House's major conference in Dubai. From President Trump's tariffs to the rise of blockchain, the conference encompassed a myriad of factors that are driving change in the global trading landscape - all discussed by top opinion-formers in front of an audience of more than 300 delegates.

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Briefing: Mark Field MP, UK Minister for Asia and the Pacific, FCO

Mark Field MP, Minister for Asia and the Pacific at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO), will share insights from his recent visits to the region in a private briefing for Asia House corporate members. The Minister will also welcome members to share their thoughts on the business environment and investment climate in Indonesia ahead of his upcoming visit to the country in May.

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Thursday 17 May


Undersecretary for Foreign Trade says UAE-China trade to reach US$80bn by 2020

Bilateral trade between the UAE and China is expected to expand to US$80 billion in the next two years, the UAE Undersecretary for Foreign Trade said in a speech at Asia House’s major conference in Dubai. His Excellency Abdulla Al Saleh said China’s presence in the UAE was “continuously growing” in comments that highlight the increasing importance of Asia-Middle East economic relations. “This conference has added value and importance because it is taking place at a time when the global trading order is changing rapidly,” he added.

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