29.4 Billion Dirhams Total Trade Volume Between Dubai and Saudi Arabia
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On the occasion of the kingdom's 88th National Day, Dubai Statistics Center (DSC) has congratulated the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman Bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud of Saudi Arabia, expressing the pleasure and celebrating this occasion with their brothers in the Kingdom.
DSC posted on the social networks figures and statistics reflecting the UAE-KSA trading volume during the first half of 2018 which is amounted to 29.4 billion dirhams. DSC highlighted in its congratulation message the fact that the Kingdom is the first Arab and GCC trading partner and fourth globally.
Moreover, the total Saudi brothers visited Dubai in H1-18 is 743,000. Saudi Arabia was the second-largest contributor of tourists to Dubai among other nations visiting Dubai.
As for the Kingdom's direct investment in Dubai in 2016, it was amounted to 8 billion dirhams. The Kingdom is among the top 10 Asian countries in the category of foreign direct investment.
The total number of Saudi students who joined Dubai's universities and colleges in the 2017/2018 academic year were 1665 and 95 graduated in the same academic year.
DSC extended also its heartful wishes to H.H. Prince Mohammed bin Salman Al Saud, Crown Prince and Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, and to all the people of Saudi Arabia on the occasion of the National Day. DSC wished the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia leadership and people progress and prosperity in all areas while praising the role of the Kingdom in assisting and supporting brother and world countries through its initiatives and white hands that have contributed and still contributing to the protection, security and assistance of various people of the world.