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Having been heavily subsidised for decades, bread is a main staple of the Egyptian diet, forcing the government to import increasing amounts of wheat to meet local demands,
July 15, 2014 - 21:03 GMT
The government is trying to create incentives for people to consume less than their ration of bread to reduce spending on wheat.

September 20, 2011

Luup
07:28 GMT
(press release)

Mobile payments are now truly a reality as Luup today launches the first universal mobile payments platform.

September 19, 2011

Jamal Abdullah Lootah, CEO of Imdaad
13:51 GMT
(press release)

Imdaad, has revealed that it is continuously incorporating more safety features in its portfolio of FM solutions as studies reveal that safety delivers significant impact on ROI of its facilities managers.

Majdi Jallad, managing director, Dollar Rent A Car Jordan during the opening
09:35 GMT
(press release)

Dollar Rent- A Car, a franchisee of the Dollar Thrifty Automotive Group, recently announced its inception into Jordan’s car rental market.

September 18, 2011

Nivea Crème
11:17 GMT
(press release)

2011 marks the centenary of NIVEA Crème and we are asking you to join us in discovering 100 years of our skin care heritage and expertise in body care.

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.

Bayt.com, the Middle East’s number one job site
09:19 GMT
(press release)

A survey to investigate internet usage in the Middle East by Bayt.com, 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

MasterCard
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.

Cobone.com website
09:33 GMT
(press release)

Only a year ago, group buying was almost non-existent in the MENA region. Cobone.com 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.