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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.

August 22, 2011

Children of women who have completed primary school are 40% less likely to die before the age of five, yet of the 69 million children out of school, an estimated 42 million are girls
07:27 GMT
(press release)

The “Dubai Cares Girls’ Education Campaign 2011” is receiving tremendous support from the UAE business community, including leading UAE-based organizations across the banking.

August 21, 2011

ICONIC Boutique
08:36 GMT
(press release)

With Spring Summer behind us it's time to look forward to the coming cooler weather and the fashion it will bring as Autumn Winter fashion trends are on the horizon.

Sharjah City Centre
07:46 GMT
(press release)

Sharjah City Centre is adding further buzz to the upcoming Eid festivities by hosting a Sidewalk Sale with value-added deals, discounts and other exciting promotions from its wide range of retailers.

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.