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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

August 18, 2011

Sheikh Abdullah Bin Mohammed Al Thani
10:15 GMT
(press release)

H.E. Sheikh Abdullah Bin Mohammed Al Thani, inaugurated Yesterday the biggest Paintball Park in the Middle East at Sharjah Golf & Shooting Club.

MasterCard Worldwide
09:55 GMT
(press release)

Consumers in the UAE have indicated that they are highly optimistic about the coming 6 months, according to the results of the latest MasterCard Worldwide Index of Consumer Confidence.

Sherif Afifi, Health Expert at Bupa Arabia
08:59 GMT
(press release)

As Ramadan falls into the peak of summer this year, fasting Muslims around the country should therefore pay special attention to their fluid balance and diet throughout the holy month.

With the collaboration of Sony, Fifty One East will also offer a Sony gift to the Most Valuable Player of each match
07:28 GMT
(press release)

Fifty One East, and Sony, announced their official sponsorship of the upcoming 3rd Football GCC Olympic Championships for under 23 years old.

August 17, 2011

This initiative is in line with DECDC’s vision to help the little ones strengthen their social skills through a wide range of activities that involve their siblings and family members, and help their integration within the society
10:42 GMT
(press release)

DECDC organized a series of events during summer designed specifically for children with disabilities and their parents.

Mouawad Lava Collection
09:54 GMT
(press release)

Mouawad is proud to debut the “Lava” collection – an explosion of brilliance capturing the alluring moment when molten lava ruptures from deep within the earth’s core.

Celeste shoes and accessories from Shoe Mart
09:23 GMT
(press release)

Shoe Mart presents the ‘Celeste’ range dedicated to every endearing woman thus voyaging through every woman’s fancy of dazzling jewelry and regal designs in shoes.

Starbucks employees with the SOS children
09:11 GMT
(press release)

A team of Starbucks partners, employees, recently hosted an Iftar banquet for the SOS Children’s Village in Amman.

Back to School Campaign from Shoe Mart
08:56 GMT
(press release)

Shoe Mart the region’s leading retail haven for shoes, bag’s and other must haves have launched a unique ‘ Back to School’ Campaign this season for every little boy & girl.

Prabhu Dharmarajan, Senior Manager of Dulsco HR Outsourcing
08:26 GMT
(press release)

Dulsco, a leading provider of blue collar and white collar manpower, has witnessed an increase in the demand for temporary workers across the UAE this summer.

Dubai Culture Training Session
07:33 GMT
(press release)

Thirty-three students from universities and secondary schools in Dubai were selected to participate in the Summer Programme Training.

August 16, 2011

The campaign includes three plays in addition to a daily children's entertainment show as per the mall's strategic plan to attract families and children
11:50 GMT
(press release)

Bawadi Mall has announced a special entertainment campaign for kids to celebrate the holy month of Ramadan.

Mohammed Jalal Al Reyaysa, Director of Community Services and Communications, Abu Dhabi Food Control Authority
09:52 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi is gearing up to gather 500 hosted food buyers from the region at the highly anticipated food industry trade show SIAL Middle East this year, announced Abu Dhabi Food Control Authority.

09:20 GMT
(press release)

Majestic Angels store launches its Fall Winter 2011/12 collection for Philipp Plein, Naughty Dog, Ruco Line and Balmain among others– all showcasing elegance, perfection, freshness and authenticity.

Fraz Chishti, Corporate Communications and Marketing Manager, receives the Best Marketing – Middle East award from Baron Sheikh of Cornhill in the City of London, at the Takaful Leadership Awards 2011
08:18 GMT
(press release)

Noor Takaful has been recognised at the Takaful Leadership Awards 2011 with the Best Marketing – Middle East award.