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Of course if you are rich enough to fall in love with a luxury product you will pay any price, but not if you are an investor
November 11, 2014 - 18:48 GMT
This seemed the right moment to ask whether precious stones and jewellery can really be considered a serious investment class or just an expensive indulgence for the rich

November 3, 2014

Jawad Squalli, regional vice president for Epicor in the Middle East, Africa & India
07:24 GMT
(press release)

Epicor Software Corporation announced that Eriango Group will be implementing the latest version of the next-generation enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution, Epicor ERP 10.

November 2, 2014

Mouawad has designed bejeweled bras for the American lingerie chain for more than a decade.
14:08 GMT

The 2014 edition of Victoria's Secret's Fantasy Bra will feature, for the first time, not one, but two sapphire, ruby and diamond sets designed by Lebanese jewelers Mouawad, valued at $2 million apiece.

Asdaa World Cultures Music Festival
09:57 GMT

Asdaa World Cultures Music Festival, the first edition of the only cultural music festival in the Middle East, will kick off on 25 November and run until 1 December at The Meydan Hotel in Dubai.

Ahmad Al Naser, Managing Director of Drake & Scull Engineering
09:17 GMT
(press release)

Drake & Scull Engineering has announced that it has been awarded a AED 172 million contract for a district cooling plant for a Housing Complex in Abu Dhabi.

08:57 GMT
(press release)

The National Health Insurance Company – Daman today has the honour of announcing that its innovative Maternity Management Programme will now operate under the patronage of Her Highness Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak.

Innovation Hub
06:56 GMT
(press release)

TECOM Investments has today announced a new strategy focused on stimulating creativity and the development of new technologies, creating smart and sustainable infrastructure, and driving entrepreneurship and SME growth.

Biolab
06:30 GMT
(press release)

Biolab recently organized an internship program hosting the beneficiaries of the DARB summer internship program, which is organized by non-profit organization LoYAC Jordan.

October 30, 2014

During the event
10:57 GMT
(press release)

Capital Club Bahrain, the Kingdom’s Premier Private City Club, celebrated its fifth anniversary in a Masquerade-themed party.

Gary Owen, the new General Manager for DHL Middle East and Africa distribution hub
08:50 GMT
(press release)

DHL Express, the world’s leading logistics provider, recently appointed Gary Owen as the new General Manager for its Middle East and Africa distribution hub, headquartered in Bahrain.

October 29, 2014

Qatar Foundation
05:19 GMT

Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development (QF) will this week officially launch the first edition of ART Atelier, an art exhibition showcasing local and regional talent.

October 28, 2014

Apart from Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s, Al Tayer Group also operates the UK’s Harvey Nichols store at Mall of the Emirates.
17:30 GMT

The first Macy’s - the iconic department store - outside the US will open at Abu Dhabi’s Al Maryah Central in 2018

During the event
11:41 GMT
(press release)

Tamkeen’s Audit Committee has met to discuss the draft financial statements for the 6 months ended 30 June 2014 and to follow up on the findings from the external auditor and ensure their implementation and execution.

Bayt.com, the region’s leading career site
04:06 GMT

The Bayt.com ‘Social Recruiting in the Middle East and North Africa’ poll has revealed that more than half of respondents (65.6%) in the Middle East and North Africa are aware of the concept of social recruiting as pioneered regionally by Bayt.com.

October 27, 2014

Ziyad Bin Mahfouz, President, Elaf Group of Companies
10:06 GMT
(press release)

The 2013 edition of the World Travel Market (WTM), the leading global event for the travel industry, successfully resulted in the generation of over SAR 13.23 billion worth of new businesses for the global travel industry.

Dubai Gold & Commodities Exchange
09:30 GMT

Further expanding its equity suite and its emerging market portfolio, the Dubai Gold and Commodities Exchange (DGCX) today announced the launch of two Futures contracts based on the MSCI India Index.