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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 5, 2011

Subway
09:00 GMT
(press release)

The SUBWAY restaurant chain has named Abdul Rahman Almutairi from Sharq, Kuwait, as the Development Agent of the Year and Multi-Unit Franchisee of the Year at a convention in San Francisco.

Mouawad Charms, Bracelet
08:42 GMT
(press release)

Mouawad has designed its bracelet and a select set of decorative pendants and trinkets that merges the vintage with its signature contemporary appeal.

Mohammed Al Hussaini, Deputy General Manager, Riyadh Exhibitions Company
08:28 GMT
(press release)

With projects valued at over SAR 375 billion in the pipeline, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s infrastructure development program remains the biggest in the Gulf area.

Mirdif City Centre
07:19 GMT
(press release)

'Back to School’ takes on an exciting new pace with Mirdif City Centre’s ‘Afterschool Afternoons’ promotion, extending the fun beyond the classroom.

September 4, 2011

ICONIC, Next Generation Super Hero
12:10 GMT
(press release)

Following a successful debut last year, ICONIC the immensely popular retail concept by the Landmark Group has unveiled its second fashion forward campaign.

September 3, 2011

Rashid Doleh, Executive Director, Dalma Mall and Fazal Ameen, Chief Executive Officer, CineRoyal Cinemas at the opening of the UAE capital city’s largest cineplex
09:10 GMT
(press release)

Dalma Mall, the largest shopping and lifestyle destination in Abu Dhabi, has now opened the UAE capital city’s largest cineplex – the 14-screen CineRoyal Cinemas.

SKOPOS Consulting
07:49 GMT
(press release)

Employee engagement has emerged as a significant growth inhibitor in the global business community as a recent international survey has shown that more than half of employees are not engaged at work.

Swarovski
07:38 GMT
(press release)

The final chapter in the “Beyond Nature” trilogy jewelry collection, by Artistic Director Nathalie Colin expresses her vision of a natural world that is artistic, mysterious, rhythmic, and ornamental.

August 29, 2011

Maamoul, Middle Eastern sweet
10:03 GMT
(press release)

ChoCo’a, the UAE-based chocolate artisans, offers the perfect way to celebrate Eid El Fitr, with a collection of exquisite, hand-made chocolate and Arabic delicacies to UAE sweet lovers.

IWC iPad
09:22 GMT
(press release)

In the red dot award: communication design, the Swiss watchmaking company’s app for the iPad, IWC WATCH International 1/2011, earned a much-coveted red dot.

2010 Winning Majlis Design by Rashida Rajkotwalla
07:29 GMT
(press release)

The Contemporary Majlis Competition will run for the third consecutive time at this year’s INDEX Exhibition.

August 28, 2011

Subway Store
11:58 GMT
(press release)

SUBWAY restaurants chain in Kuwait donated KD5,000 to the Kuwait Red Crescent Society and distributed Iftar meals to 200 service staff across Al Sabah Hospital in Kuwait.

Lugging around your books will now be much simpler with Gap’s colorful range of trolley bags, which provides a sturdy and effortless solution to all school goers
11:43 GMT

Children looking to replenish their back-to–school supplies can now head to Gap, as the brand launches its new collection of exciting backpacks and lunch boxes.

World Security
11:09 GMT
(press release)

World Security, the specialist turnkey security solutions provider of Dubai World, hosted Iftar receptions to mark the Holy Month of Ramadan and the arrival of Eid Al Fitr festival this week.

SouqExtra!
10:55 GMT
(press release)

SouqExtra!, the national chain of community supercenters rewarded residents in the UAE with many engaging activities and competitions throughout the month of Ramadan.