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Many Muslims are concerned that Ramadan's aim to draw worshipers away from indulging in the material world is being eroded.
July 27, 2014 - 20:32 GMT
Ramadan, Islam's holiest month, is a boon for retailers in the Middle East, South Asia and beyond. And while some Muslims welcome it as a positive sign, others see it as commercialization of a sacred time of year.

April 16, 2014

The relocation move aims at providing higher levels of comfort and privacy for patients, as well as to meet increasing demands for intravenous services and adapt to the continued population growth of Qatar
12:09 GMT

Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has moved its Intravenous Therapy Unit (IV Therapy Unit) to a new location at Hamad Bin Khalifa Medical City.

April 15, 2014

One hundred charging stations will be installed initially across Dubai in 2014 (File/AFP)
11:28 GMT

Charging stations for electric cars will soon pop up all over Dubai to enhance grid efficiency.

Jamal Abdulla Lootah, CEO of Imdaad
09:15 GMT
(press release)

Imdaad has announced the launch of its new ‘Go Green’ initiative to support its commitment towards building sustainable communities that promises to offer the best quality of life to its people and the coming generations.

he experiential journey that is the “Seddiqi” luxury retail experience is a philosophy that will be rolled out across all Ahmed Seddiqi & Sons stores going forward
08:54 GMT
(press release)

Ahmed Seddiqi & sons is an iconic company that has grown in tandem with the United Arab Emirates and emerged at the forefront of luxury retail sector.

April 14, 2014

Liali Jewellery
11:22 GMT
(press release)

If you have waited long enough to buy that exclusive design from Liali, then your wait just got more rewarding.

NIVEA Cocoa Butter Body Lotion and Cream
10:40 GMT
(press release)

Introducing new NIVEA Cocoa Butter Body Lotion and Cream which not only makes your skin feel well moisturized, but provides richest care and cocoa indulgence.

During the event
09:22 GMT
(press release)

Biolab, the exclusive Biomnis dealer in the Kingdom, recently participated in the first international conference of the Kurdistan Iraq Society of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (KISOG) hosted in Erbil.

Hazem Mulhim, CEO, EastNets
07:56 GMT
(press release)

EastNets has recently been awarded a consultancy contract to audit its SWIFT operations infrastructure by the European Central Bank (ECB).

Mahmoud Sabri, Area General Manager, Drake & Scull Kuwait
06:15 GMT
(press release)

Drake & Scull Kuwait has won a major engineering contract worth AED 68 million for Sheikh Jaber Al Ahmad Cultural Center in Kuwait City.

April 13, 2014

The committee has exempted pharmacies, gas stations, coffee shops and restaurants with special permits from the decision.
21:13 GMT

Sources close to the committee expected the closure of shops to be effective before the advent of Ramadan in early July

The new Zaatar w Zeit light menu includes light grilled Halloumi cheese in the pan and wholesome multi-grain dough wraps, such as chicken-light, kafta, oil-free zaatar, light halloumi, low-cal turkey & cheese and brown baked falalfel
14:38 GMT
(press release)

Casual urban eatery Zaatar w Zeit has just rolled out a new menu across its stores in the UAE, which includes a range of lighter items specially created to offer customers lower calorie options.

EY Emirati Engineers
09:51 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways recognised its top ten performing Emirati female engineering trainees by giving them the chance to attend the 25th Annual International Women in Aviation Conference in Orlando, Florida.

During the Dead Sea Ultra Marathon
08:42 GMT
(press release)

As part of its continuous efforts to support humanitarian initiatives, PepsiCo-Jordan[m1] sponsored the 21st International Dead Sea Ultra Marathon (DSUM) for the eighth consecutive year.

April 10, 2014

During the event
11:45 GMT
(press release)

Sharjah Museums Department (SMD) headed to Beijing, China to participate in the China Outbound Travel and Tourism Market (COTTM) held at the National Agricultural Exhibition Center.

April 9, 2014

Turkish series, Hareem Al Sultan on OSN
10:54 GMT
(press release)

OSN, the region’s leading pay-TV network, is launching the premiere of the fourth season of the critically-acclaimed and highly-anticipated Turkish series, Hareem Al Sultan.