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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 13, 2011

Carrefour Market
07:14 GMT
(press release)

Carrefour Express customers across the UAE will notice a positive change in their local supermarkets.

Certified Image Consultant, Alia Al Monla, during the Beirut opening
07:06 GMT
(press release)

'colour me beautiful' will now be offering its renowned image consultancy services to the ever so fashionable region of the Middle East through a fully equipped and operational studio.

June 12, 2011

DHL has based its regional operations in Bahrain for over 35 years
13:44 GMT
(press release)

DHL reaffirmed its confidence in Bahrain and Bahrain International Airport today by signing a new contract to maintain its regional headquarters at the airport for a further eight years.

Hamad Medical Corporation
12:22 GMT

Medical and health sciences research at Hamad Medical Corporation received a boost with the award of 12 grants amounting to over QR39.5 million.

A character from the movie Cars 2
11:40 GMT
(press release)

Ahead of the much anticipated Cars 2 Premier on 21st June, 2011 the UAE’s coolest kids will get the chance to be one of 39 lucky winners to take home 4 tickets for their friends and family.

Choowy Goowy at Dubai Ice Rink
08:31 GMT
(press release)

Emaar Retail LLC, the provider of premium leisure and retail experiences, has rolled out new customer-focused attractions at Dubai Ice Rink, the Olympic-sized ice-skating and events venue, located in The Dubai Mall.

June 9, 2011

The forum's panel
13:40 GMT
(press release)

Schema announced that the 3rd Corporate Governance and Responsibility Forum will kick off on Sunday June 12, 2011 at the Landmark Hotel.

Al Wasl Club and Mouawad Executives
13:22 GMT
(press release)

Al Wasl Sports Club announced that it has signed up Mouawad as its official partner and sponsor for the Club’s End-of-Season Ceremony for the season 2010/2011.

The agenda of the meeting focused on the achievements and progress in the Environment, Health and Safety Management System in the building and construction sector in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi
09:37 GMT

The Environment, Health and Safety Management System steering committee held a meeting at the Department of Municipal Affairs (DMA).

Shadi Banna, Managing Partner of Potential
09:18 GMT
(press release) announced it has successfully partnered with Michael J. Tolan to launch the ‘Executive Leadership Academy’, a series of workshops and seminars for SME supervisors, managers and owners in the GCC.

LEGO Tokyo International Circuit
09:05 GMT

Kid’s and kids at heart start your engines! Racing into Toys “R” Us stores is the broadest and most differentiated selection of Cars 2 products in the UAE.

Di Modica in the ceremony marking his initiation with Capital Club General Manager, Bill Loveday
07:39 GMT
(press release)

Capital Club Dubai have welcomed Italian-American artist Arturo Di Modica as a distinguished member of the club.

Luca di Montezemolo, Chairman of Ferrari and Jochen Zeitz, Chairman and CEO of PUMA AG
07:29 GMT
(press release)

PUMA, the global sport-lifestyle brand will continue to be the official licensing partner for Ferrari branded products and the official supplier of team and race wear for Scuderia Ferrari.

June 8, 2011

Frozen Yogurt
09:49 GMT
(press release)

IKEA Restaurant & Café this summer is offering the delectable and mouth watering frozen yogurt at excitingly low prices. The restaurant is offering a large variety of flavors and toppings.

"Eye on Earth" presents a timely opportunity to identify practical measures to bridge the environmental knowledge gap
07:43 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi will host the first Eye on Earth Summit on December 12-15 2011, in partnership with the United Nations Environment Programme.