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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

May 16, 2011

Omar Al Qurashi, Director of Communications at Shell with winners of BEA Award
09:30 GMT
(press release)

Shell, in coordination with KHDA has recently announced six winning schools that participated in the Shell Better Environment Awards (BEA) 2011.

The must-have product available at Beautybay stores leaves the skin soft and supple all day long
09:18 GMT
(press release)

Beautybay introduces the No. 1 Purity Cleansing Balm from the award winning REN skincare regime to wade skin related woes away.

The restaurant offers a creative menu of hearty, traditional Italian food including meaty lasagne, fish and a large variety of sweet offerings
08:33 GMT

Dubai Ladies Club opened two new food and beverage outlets – Bertoni’s Italian Restaurant and Jugo Juice Bar. The Club now offers a choice of three different F&B outlets.

During the opening of the new branch
07:07 GMT

Methaq opened a new branch in Al Ain, as part of its expansion strategy aiming at increasing its outreach to clients wherever they are.

May 15, 2011

The event featured 20 designs by acclaimed Saudi designer Wid Bougari
14:19 GMT
(press release)

Lux, a brand of Unilever Arabia, launched in Riyadh, Jeddah and Dammam this Saturday May 14th the Lux Beauty Gallery, the first of its kind event focusing on true splendors of Arabian beauty.

The CGR Forum will bring together leaders from the private and public sectors, NGOs, and global CSR experts to exchange knowledge
13:13 GMT
(press release)

Schema announced that the 3rd Corporate Governance and Responsibility Forum, under the theme ‘Realizing Sustainability’, will take place from June 12 -14 2011 at the Landmark Hotel.

Zakharef in Motion is an emerging stage for local and international contemporary dancers
13:06 GMT
(press release)

Al Nisr Al Arabi Insurance Company, has signed a sponsorship agreement with Dozan Wa Awtar to support the 5th edition of Zakharef in Motion Contemporary Dance Festival.

25.8% of respondents said a better salary would most motivate them to change careers
11:43 GMT
(press release)

When asked about a potential career change, more than 80% of Middle East professionals firmly stated they are looking to switch their career path.

During the ceremony
11:12 GMT

The King Hussein Cancer Center organized a big celebrating ceremony at the Cultural Palace of Al-Hussein Youth City to celebrate and honor 1000 pediatric cancer survivors.

One of the Volvo car winners with IKEA executives
10:37 GMT
(press release)

IKEA Kuwait recently concluded its “What’s Up in IKEA” campaign that was part of Kuwait’s celebration of its 50th anniversary of independence.

The project also aims at providing treated effluent to be used in irrigation and planting purposes
09:25 GMT

The water reuse project, developed by Haya Water in Muscat governorate is one of the major development projects as it is directly linked to people’s environmental health and safety.

Benito Cachinero-Sánchez, Senior Vice President, DuPont Human Resources
08:20 GMT
(press release)

The Scientist has named DuPont as the No. 1 “Best Place to Work” among large companies in the magazine’s 9th annual survey. It is the first time that DuPont was named to the top spot.

Chemical plant fire and explosion
08:15 GMT
(press release)

Fire and Rescue Middle East 2011 will take place at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC) in Abu Dhabi from October 31 to November 2, 2011.

About 95% of the plastic bags used in UAE are manufactured in the country and only 5% is imported from outside
07:15 GMT
(press release)

The UAE has finalized the systems and processes in making plastic bags in the country biodegradable over the next two years.

May 12, 2011

DeBeers store at MODA Mall
13:16 GMT
(press release)

MODA Mall announced the opening of six new luxury regional and international stores at its premises at the Bahrain World Trade Center (BWTC).