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For those concerned about consumption and commercialization in Ramadan, the month of fasting threatens to be turned into the month of overeating and excessive prices.
July 4, 2014 - 15:15 GMT
With petrodollars in the Gulf, splashing cash at luxury hotels is not an issue for those who can afford it, but the true meaning of Ramadan is being lost in the process

September 18, 2011

child car seat
10:53 GMT
(press release)

Babies “R” Us at Toys “R” Us is offering guidelines for parents to help them find the right car seat for their child.

Portuguese Sidérale Scafusia watch
10:00 GMT
(press release)

IWC Schaffhausen presents the Portuguese Sidérale Scafusia, the most exclusive and complicated watch ever created by IWC., the Middle East’s number one job site
09:19 GMT
(press release)

A survey to investigate internet usage in the Middle East by, and YouGov, has revealed that the predominant reason for going online is to participate in social activities.

eMarketing Egypt
07:49 GMT

eMarketing Egypt announced the second report in its series of reports about Facebook in Egypt: Facebook in Egypt...e-Marketing Insights.

September 15, 2011

Attar al Mohabba from Rasasi
07:59 GMT
(press release)

Rasasi Perfumes, one of the leading names in the regional retail landscape which offers a wide and exquisite range of Western Fragrances, has announced the launch of Attar Al Mohabba for Men.

September 14, 2011

12:32 GMT
(press release)

Within Middle East and Africa, Amman featured prominently on the Index, coming in eighth in terms of numbers of inbound international visitors and ninth in terms of international visitor spending.

David J. Ross, Senior Vice President of Operations for FedEx Express Middle East, Indian Subcontinent & Africa
10:41 GMT
(press release)

FedEx Express, announced the appointment of David J. Ross as Senior Vice President of Operations for FedEx Express Middle East, Indian Subcontinent & Africa. website
09:33 GMT
(press release)

Only a year ago, group buying was almost non-existent in the MENA region. was launched in September 2010 with only six employees and featured just three deals a week in two cities.

Pirates of the Caribbean 4, on stranger tides DVD cover
07:09 GMT
(press release)

Ahoy, mateys! Captain Jack Sparrow has sailed into the UAE with Toys “R” Us announcing the launch of the Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides DVD across all its stores in the UAE.

September 13, 2011

Oak View
15:44 GMT

Oak View Child and Adolescent Mental Health Hospital in Kent are delighted to announce the following senior management appointments.

Muna Abdulgader & Yuko Yamashita
12:33 GMT
(press release)

Hair care experts Sunsilk Shampoo’s best beauty salon competition drew a massive response from Saudi women with as many as 50,000 voters logging on to Facebook.

Akhtaboot video application feature for employers
12:23 GMT

As part of its commitment to being at the cutting-edge of online recruitment, Akhtaboot - the career network has launched their video application feature for employers.

Emirates International Date Palm Festival is all set to take place from 21 – 26 November, transforming Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Centre into a palm oasis with more than 200 exhibitors from 17 countries
10:43 GMT
(press release)

Emirates International Date Palm Festival has announced its participation at the ninth edition of Abu Dhabi International Hunting and Equestrian Exhibition.

In 2006, Edible Arrangements launched its Frutation brand- a new concept to take fresh fruit products to the next level
10:06 GMT
(press release)

Edible Arrangements, the pioneer and leader in hand-sculpted, fresh-fruit arrangements, today announced plans to open its first outlet in Muscat, Oman.

Art Conversation with Roberto Lopardo
09:23 GMT

Last week, Funoon, the art & culture division of Dubai Ladies Club, hosted its fifth ‘Art Conversation’ session, which featured Roberto Lopardo, Educational Coordinator for Cuadro Gallery, DIFC.