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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.

June 29, 2011

The top spot goes to the head of MBC Group, Sheikh Waleed Al Ibrahim, who controls the best-selling television stations in the region
12:44 GMT

Communicate introduces its first Power List, where the top 50 players in the region’s media, marketing and advertising industry are ranked.

Sharjah City Centre
09:56 GMT
(press release)

Sharjah City Centre’s summer promotion is set to take off from1 July to the 3 of September.

An Eros Group store
08:46 GMT
(press release)

Eros Group announced its participation in the region’s biggest summer event, Dubai Summer Surprises and revealed its super summer promotions for the festival.

SACO World store in Dhahran
08:13 GMT
(press release)

SACO World opens its largest store in Dhahran to reach customers across the Kingdom bringing the total number of SACO outlets to 20 spanning 13 cities Kingdom-wide.

Women's issues under the spotlight during Lipton's second Inspirational Dialogues
07:04 GMT
(press release)

The second monthly panel of the "Inspirational Dialogues" initiative, launched by Unilever Lipton, will be held in Jeddah in July 2011.

June 28, 2011

During DMA's IT workshop
12:02 GMT

The Department of Municipal Affairs organized a workshop on the Information Technology 2011 Strategic Initiative.

IKEA Sustainability Report 2010
11:25 GMT
(press release)

The report notes key achievements that it has done across its sustainability practice, and sheds light on the wide range of initiatives that IKEA has led, and took part in.

Hollywood stars Sophia Bush and Austin Nichols
11:12 GMT
(press release)

The year 2011 marks the fifth year that Montblanc will be the title sponsor of The 24 Hour Plays On Broadway.

Sports teams in the football-rugby pitch
10:58 GMT
(press release)

Dubai World Trade Centre will begin a marathon festival of indoor sports throughout July and August starting Sunday, July 3rd.

Nigel Hall, Executive Director at Transguard
10:22 GMT
(press release)

The Transguard Group formed a structured welfare committee, responsible for organising and promoting leisure events and other ways of keeping employees happy, healthy and motivated.

Linen women white shirt and beige pants
10:00 GMT
(press release)

Looking cool and classy this summer is a breeze with Giordano’s new Linen Collection, in stores now.

Merle Norman's Age Defying Lipliner
09:39 GMT
(press release)

For your summer getaway, be prepped and gain that perfect profile picture.

GoNabit's Dan Stuart, CEO and Co-founder, and Sohrab Jahanbani, Chief Operating Officer and Co-founder
08:37 GMT
(press release)

The acquisition of by LivingSocial marks a milestone development for the region’s e-commerce industry.

One of the fashionable Abaya designs available at
08:26 GMT region’s first and leading online shopping portal is going from strength to strength with a triple reason to celebrate its first anniversary.

Eymard Saldanha, Regional Head of Advertising in MENA, Memac Ogilvy
07:18 GMT
(press release)

Memac Ogilvy & Mather announced the promotion of Eymard Saldanha to the position of Regional Head of Advertising in the Middle East and North Africa.