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As per industry estimates, the wedding market in India is about $25 billion (Dh91.83 million), growing at a rate of 25 to 30 per cent annually.
August 7, 2014 - 04:55 GMT
Muscat is likely to witness two large-scale Indian weddings featuring 700 and 1,000 guests in November and early next year.

September 27, 2011

11:48 GMT
(press release)

Visa, Visa Europe and Google today announced that Google has received a worldwide license to Visa payWave, an innovative NFC-based payment technology.

11:31 GMT
(press release)

Regus, has reported a 15 percent increase in demand for virtual office services in the first six months of 2011, compared to the previous six months July to Dec.

Emma Hamilton, Middle East Marketing Manager at Seatrade, organisers of Middle East Workboats
11:17 GMT
(press release)

Middle East Workboats 2011 has announced that its inaugural student question time has been extended to include industry participants and renamed Industry Question Time.

10:47 GMT
(press release)

Regus has reported a 15 percent increase in demand for virtual office services in the first six months of 2011, compared to the previous six months July to Dec.

Khaled Al Kamda’s personal Twitter account
10:42 GMT
(press release)

The Community Development Authority (CDA) in Dubai has announced the launch of the Director General, H.E. Khaled Al Kamda’s personal Twitter account (@KhaledalKamda).

Department of Municipal Affairs
10:36 GMT

The Abu Dhabi infrastructure Congress 2011 ended its activities on a high note attracting a large number of local and international companies and investors.

09:01 GMT
(press release)

Keeping people and the environment safe from hazardous operations is an essential part of being a sustainable company.

September 26, 2011

Argo Group International Holdings
12:18 GMT
(press release)

Argo Group announced today that it has established a locally domiciled insurance operation in the heart of the Dubai International Financial Center (DIFC).

General Electric Healthcare
11:22 GMT
(press release)

GE Healthcare is underlining the need for earlier diagnosis for more efficient treatment and better management of chronic diseases at the Arabian Public Health Forum.

Babyshop Stores
10:16 GMT
(press release)

Babyshop has announced it will invest AED250 million per year for the next five years towards increasing its retail footprint across the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region.

Abdullah Ghareeb Al Bloushi, Managing Director of the Municipal Affairs at the Department of Municipal Affairs (DMA)
10:03 GMT

Managing Director of DMA said this congress is very important to shed light on economic development and infrastructure projects and investment opportunities in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi.

The participant in the Dress The Mannequin Competition
09:56 GMT
(press release)

City Mall, the city’s favorite shopping destination, hosted a one of a kind competition this month that demonstrated the perceptible flair for fashion among the mall’s young and savvy customers.

Emirates Environmental Group
08:55 GMT

Humanity is surpassing nature’s budget for the year, and is now operating in overdraft, according to data from Global Footprint Network, an international research organization.

Adel Karrani, Assistant Head of Psychiatry at Rashid Hospital in Dubai
07:25 GMT
(press release)

More than 6,000 healthcare professionals gathered at the 24th European College of Neuropsychopharmacology (ECNP) Congress in Paris to discuss new data on Agomelatine.

September 25, 2011

AlShaima Ali AlRaisi - Owner and Managing Director of Edible Arrangements Muscat,
12:41 GMT
(press release)

Edible Arrangements, the pioneer and leader in hand-sculpted, fresh fruit arrangements, today announced that its new Muscat City Centre Mall store is now open for business.