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 “For UAE consumers, the personal fulfilment gained from a holiday or the special experience of attending a major sporting event creates the enriching moments.
October 2, 2014 - 04:55 GMT
Overall regional spending on luxury experiences and goods is set to grow in the next 12 months

Today

The Kanoo Group
10:55 GMT

Kanoo Machinery, a member of The Kanoo Group, one of the largest family-owned conglomerates in the region, will sign a new partnership deal with IPS UK today to cater to its increasing customer demand for access platform parts.

entourage
06:34 GMT

entourage and the Egypt Tourism Authority celebrate the success of the Egyptian tourism campaign, “Masr Wahashtouna”, which brought an increase of 40% in tourist numbers to the country from the Middle East.

October 22, 2014

Mohammed Bucheery, Executive Vice President for Private Sector Support at Tamkeen
11:45 GMT
(press release)

Tamkeen and the Bahrain Islamic Bank have recently signed an agreement to increase their enterprise financing portfolio by BD10 Million as part of the Enterprise Financing Scheme.

During the event
09:23 GMT
(press release)

OSN organised an in-depth workshop for the officials of various Bahraini Ministries and government departments on the adverse economic impact of TV piracy and ways to identify its different forms.

Pure Gold celebrating 25 years
07:12 GMT
(press release)

Pure Gold Jewellers, the award winning international jewellery retailer, celebrates 25 years of operations this month.

October 21, 2014

Daman Investments
09:30 GMT
(press release)

Daman Investments has announced its successful participation in the second International Investor Roadshow in New York, USA, held by the Dubai Financial Market in cooperation with Bank of America Merrill Lynch.

Dubai Culture Supports Goethe-Institut
09:17 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Culture & Arts Authority (Dubai Culture), the Emirate’s dedicated authority for heritage, culture and the arts, is extending its support to the fourth annual Berlin-Dubai Festival, oragnised by Goethe-Institute Gulf Region.

October 20, 2014

Akhtaboot Job Fair
12:52 GMT

Akhtaboot - the career network will be holding its 5th annual Job Fair on the 22nd and 23rd of October 2014 at Amman Grand Hall, Al Hussein Youth City (Gate 1).

Indian Super League
09:15 GMT
(press release)

OSN is now bringing to its subscribers the live action and excitement of the new Indian Super League football championship.

Salim Kalsekar, Managing Director of Rasasi Perfumes
07:56 GMT

While the average per capita consumption of cosmetics and fragrances in the GCC is estimated to be around US$ 380 per person annually, Kuwait leads the region as one of the fastest growing luxury markets.

October 19, 2014

Dr. karim El Solh and Muhannad Qubbaj
11:31 GMT
(press release)

Gulf Capital announced the successful final closing of its third private equity fund, GC Equity Partners Fund III (Fund III), at US$750 million (AED 2.76 billion).

Breast Cancer Awareness
09:35 GMT
(press release)

Biolab announced its collaboration with the Leeds Teaching Hospitals (LTH) in the United Kingdom on the testing for BRCA1 and BRCA2 genetic mutations using modern sequencing technologies.

Salim Kalsekar, Managing Director of Rasasi Perfumes
09:03 GMT

Rasasi Perfumes, one of the leading Oriental fragrance brands across the GCC region, has announced the expansion of its footprint in UAE through opening of six new outlets.

October 17, 2014

Euro Disney has a debt of about 1.7 billion euros
01:44 GMT

Saudi Arabian billionaire Prince Alwaleed bin Talal will join a financial bailout of the money-losing Euro Disney theme park, his Kingdom Holding Co said Tuesday.

This is the fourth time (2008, 2009, 2010 and 2013), that Generation’s annual report has seen the airport operator nudge ahead to first place position.
01:24 GMT

Dubai Duty Free has regained its position as the largest single airport retail operation in the world, based on sales figures of $1.8 billion in 2013.