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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

During the event
10:57 GMT
(press release)

Capital Club Bahrain, the Kingdom’s Premier Private City Club, celebrated its fifth anniversary in a Masquerade-themed party.

Gary Owen, the new General Manager for DHL Middle East and Africa distribution hub
08:50 GMT
(press release)

DHL Express, the world’s leading logistics provider, recently appointed Gary Owen as the new General Manager for its Middle East and Africa distribution hub, headquartered in Bahrain.

October 29, 2014

Qatar Foundation
05:19 GMT

Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development (QF) will this week officially launch the first edition of ART Atelier, an art exhibition showcasing local and regional talent.

October 28, 2014

Apart from Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s, Al Tayer Group also operates the UK’s Harvey Nichols store at Mall of the Emirates.
17:30 GMT

The first Macy’s - the iconic department store - outside the US will open at Abu Dhabi’s Al Maryah Central in 2018

During the event
11:41 GMT
(press release)

Tamkeen’s Audit Committee has met to discuss the draft financial statements for the 6 months ended 30 June 2014 and to follow up on the findings from the external auditor and ensure their implementation and execution.

Bayt.com, the region’s leading career site
04:06 GMT

The Bayt.com ‘Social Recruiting in the Middle East and North Africa’ poll has revealed that more than half of respondents (65.6%) in the Middle East and North Africa are aware of the concept of social recruiting as pioneered regionally by Bayt.com.

October 27, 2014

Ziyad Bin Mahfouz, President, Elaf Group of Companies
10:06 GMT
(press release)

The 2013 edition of the World Travel Market (WTM), the leading global event for the travel industry, successfully resulted in the generation of over SAR 13.23 billion worth of new businesses for the global travel industry.

Dubai Gold & Commodities Exchange
09:30 GMT

Further expanding its equity suite and its emerging market portfolio, the Dubai Gold and Commodities Exchange (DGCX) today announced the launch of two Futures contracts based on the MSCI India Index.

Mr. Khalid Bin Kalban, Managing Director and CEO of Dubai Investments
06:23 GMT

Dubai Investments PJSC [DI], the leading investment company listed on the Dubai Financial Market [DFM], today announced a net profit of AED 995 million for the nine month period ended 30th September 2014

October 26, 2014

LeasePlan Driver Cup Golf Tournament
08:24 GMT
(press release)

LeasePlan Emirates has announced that the 2nd Annual LeasePlan Driver Cup Golf Tournament will take place at YAS Links Golf Club on Saturday November 8, 2014.

Biolab
05:12 GMT
(press release)

Through its Sunlight campaign, Biolab, the leading accredited diagnostic laboratories in the Kingdom, is offering special discounted packages on the Vitamin "D" test with savings of up to 30 percent.

October 23, 2014

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.