18 - 20 SEPTEMBER 2023


ABOUT CTW Global 2023

The successful Pan-Global industry-leading CTW - Connecting Trade Worldwide Portfolio brings together local SME businesses with the most innovative firms, manufacturers, producers, and stakeholders. MIE Events has developed and organized CTW platforms since 2012 in the Middle East and Africa, including Kenya, Ethiopia, Ghana, South Africa, Nigeria, UAE, Oman, Morocco, and Tanzania. The continuation and development of CTW UAE’s Global Edition bring this successful portfolio back to the UAE & focus on the lucrative & diversified market opportunities in the UAE & GCC markets. 

In support of the Dubai Silk Road Initiative, CTW organizer MIE Events DMCC, Dubai, provides a comprehensive framework for organizing and managing multi-national economic development and trading platforms. The continuous support and commitment of public and private institutions for CTW ensures that the very best of the National, Traditional & Cultural industry and sectors are represented throughout the CTW UAE GLOBAL Edition & corresponding portfolios.

Why CTW Global 2023?


Generate more business opportunities and be where your customers and partners are. Develop highly engaged relations through one-on-one interactions.


Attend conference sessions and gain knowledge and insights from top experts on hot topics that matter with global trade.


Develop highly engaged relationships through one-on–one interaction with your brand in the background. Also take advantage of our B2B platform.


This Programme creates a proactive pre-show platform enabling exhibitors, pre-registered visitors and walk in visitors to view profiles of participants and select who they want to meet at the event.


Over 8000+ trade visitors from around UAE, providing an unrivalled opportunity for Global Exhibitors to participate in a growing Middle Eastern marketplace.


Over 90% of attendees at CTW UAE are either decision makers, purchasers or traders, underlining the fact that the event delivers real business opportunities.


As a VIP Buyer you will have exclusive access to the VIP Buyers Lounge at CTW with complimentary Wi-Fi, coffee, tea & water throughout the day.


Fast-track your product launches within one of the fastest growing economies in GCC. Get hands on with decision makers in the Emirati market.

CTW Global Blog

First Abu Dhabi Bank launches Supply Chain Finance program in Saudi Arabia

First Abu Dhabi Bank (FAB) has launched its Supply Chain Finance (SCF) program in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, in a move to expand its value-added trade product...

Dubai Investments reports AED314.45 million in quarterly net profit

The DFM-listed Dubai Investments has announced a 55% percent increase in Q1 2023 net profit to AED314.45 million, compared to AED202.55 million during the...

DP World completes AED954 million Vancouver port expansion

DP World and the Vancouver Fraser Port Authority have celebrated two historic events – the completion of the Centerm Expansion Project at DP World Vancouver,...

ADNOC and TAQA Announce Project for Sustainable Water Supply to Onshore Operations Worth...

ADNOC and Abu Dhabi National Energy Company PJSC (TAQA) announced today the award of a strategic investment project estimated at up to $2.4 billion (AED 8.8...

UAE a global hub for healthcare transformation and advancement

Sheikh Hasher Bin Maktoum Bin Juma Al Maktoum, Chairman of Dubai Media Incorporated, inaugurated the 2023 edition of the PrecisionMed Exhibition & Summit (PMES)...

Adnoc announces increase in total number of shares

Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (Adnoc) on Monday announced that, as selling shareholder, it has exercised its right set out in the UAE Prospectus to increase...

UAE economy hits one of fastest growth rates in the world, says Central Bank

Sheikh Mansour says the apex bank has terminated support measures aimed at helping the country cope with Covid-19 repercussions — a decision that reflected the ...

Dubai’s driverless future: 7 exciting modes of transport that don’t require a cabbie,...

From roads to the sea and air, vehicles without anyone in the driving seat whizzing across the Emirate will be a common sight

Abu Dhabi Global Market will undergo a tenfold expansion to bolster the UAE’s financial...

RIYADH: The UAE’s Abu Dhabi Global Market will expand its area of jurisdiction to 10 times its current footprint in an effort to make the financial sector a...

UAE bus manufacturer set to boost production; eyes new markets

Electric buses from Ashok Leyland’s subsidiary expected on UAE roads in a year

Coinbase considers UAE a potential international hub

DUBAI, May 8 (Reuters) - Coinbase Inc (COIN.O) Chief Executive Brian Armstrong on Monday said that the United Arab Emirates could serve as a hub for the Middle ...

Dubai CommerCity and IWG collaborate to launch ‘Spaces CommerCity’, the first flexible...

Dubai CommerCity, the first and leading free zone dedicated to digital commerce

Dubai: RTA announces new platform to monitor e-scooters, bicycles

It will check compliance with speed limits and issue alerts for violations, the authority says

UAE poised as world’s next Silicon Valley, ‘Machines Can See’ summit hears

Country has dedicated ministry, national programme, strategy for artificial intelligence


Dubai’s non-oil business conditions rebound in March: S&P Global

RIYADH: Dubai’s non-oil private sector grew at its fastest rate since September 2022, as the Emirate’s Purchasing Managers’ Index hit 55.5 in March, according...

UAE’s TDRA announces three transformation projects

This constitutes a national action plan through which the UAE will continue its development journey and enter the first decade of the next 50 years

UAE stock markets rally continues

At DFM, Dubai Investment Company was among the best performers

Watch: RTA starts mapping roads to pave way for self-driving taxis in Dubai

The initiative marks a fundamental step to make Dubai the smartest city

Dubai has emerged as a model for cities of the future: Sheikh Hamdan

Crown Prince attends Dubai Future Foundation Board of Trustees meeting

DIFC registers 'strong interest' from digital asset companies and hedge funds

'Dozens of companies' are looking to set up trading platforms, provide alternative trading systems or put crypto assets into a fund, DFSA chief executive Ian...

Dubai: RTA opens one tunnel, two bridges connected by Infinity Bridge, Al Shindagha Tunnel

New bridges, tunnel under Falcon Interchange project can carry 27,200 vehicles per hour

Ride-hailer Careem in advanced talks with UAE’s e& for Super App investment

The newly-created investment vehicle will have a service level agreement with the app

Saudi Ports Authority unveils plans to cut emissions by 1,046 tons

In 2023, tax auditors fire up UAE's job market, and with '35-50% pay hike' demands

Tax professionals with Big 4 experience hired instantly ahead of UAE Corporate Tax launch

MIE Events successfully launched the CTW Global

MIE Events successfully launched the CTW Global Platform in Dubai, bringing together more than 30 country representatives, national government and industry...

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