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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.

September 13, 2011

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.

Galleries Subway
08:07 GMT

Subway restaurant is now open at The Galleries at Downtown Jebel Ali, adding more food and beverage options to Dubai’s newest business hub and surrounding neighbourhoods.

LeasePlan Emirates
07:59 GMT
(press release)

LeasePlan Corporation announced a new partnership with Toyota Motor Europe, the European branch of the world’s largest hybrid vehicles manufacturer.

The Kung Fu Show at Bawadi Mall
07:44 GMT
(press release)

Bawadi Mall hosted a special entertainment program featuring Kung Fu shows during Eid Al Fitr, as part of the Eid and Back to School activities.

September 12, 2011

Hazem Mulhim, CEO of EastNets
13:10 GMT
(press release)

EastNets, will discuss the best strategies and technologies for preventing, detecting and addressing financial fraud during the 2011 edition of Sibos, the world’s premier financial services event.

FedEx
12:33 GMT
(press release)

Team members across FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp are energetically participating in the seventh annual FedEx Cares Week, which kicks off globally this week.

Firoz Merchant, Chairman of Pure Gold Jewellers
11:33 GMT
(press release)

UAE based award winning jewellery retailer Pure Gold Jewellers has experienced a strong 50% growth in sales from its India operations in the last six months.

Psychiatry Department map
11:24 GMT

Hamad Medical Corporation’s Psychiatry Department invites clinical and healthcare workers, educators and members of the general public to its next Open Day at 5pm on Thursday.

Y. Sudhir Kumar Shetty, COO, Global Operations, UAE Exchange
10:35 GMT

Thank you esteemed customers from God's Own Country, Kerala, for making 'Onasowbhagyam 2011', a grand success," said Mr. Y. Sudhir Kumar Shetty, COO - Global Operations, UAE Exchange.

TactiX
09:32 GMT
(press release)

TactiX Strategic consulting reaffirms its continuous support and has recently submitted the second communication on progress report with the focus on the Human Rights principal.

Turgay Sarikaya, DHL Jordan Country Manager and Mohammad Hashem Murtada, Vice President of Airport services,  Royal Jordanian
08:32 GMT
(press release)

DHL Express, has signed an exclusive agreement with Royal Jordanian Airport Services.