UAE’s GDP grows 5.2 pct to 1.87 trln dirhams ’13
United Arab Emirates’ (UAE) Gross Domestic Product (GDP) grew by 5.2 percent in 2013 to reach 1.87 trillion dirhams, compared with 1.33 trillion in the year before, the national statistics center said Sunday.
A US Dollar equals 3.673 dirhams.
The center said in a statement that economic activities have have grown in 2013 which contributed positively to the GDP, with non-oil sectors achieving around 732 billion dirhams against 355 billion in the oil sector.
It noted that non-oil sectors contributed 67.3 percent to the GDP in 2013.
Source : KUNA Kuwait News agency