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And Gold’s Gym’s members aren’t the only ones upping their activity; Seebran expects to lift the company’s total number of clubs to 22 by the end of the year following a series of openings.
In a country where most residential towers have their own gym facilities, Gold’s Gym is looking to lure members with the promise of a larger range of equipment, more floor space and a better atmosphere.

August 25, 2014

Saudi Arabia's coffee industry is worth $267 million annually (File/AFP)
12:20 GMT

They say it's a sign of good hospitality when you offer visitors a cup of coffee! Saudi Arabia is the largest coffee consuming country in the world with an industry worth $267 million.

Mike Saxton, Software AG Senior Vice President, Middle-East, Africa and Turkey
10:24 GMT
(press release)

Software AG has announced the appointment of Mike Saxton as their new Senior Vice President for its Middle-East and Turkey regions.

09:04 GMT
(press release)

Biolab offers a Cardiovascular Disease CVD panel test for genetic mutations associated with blood clotting in the body, which is considered one of the latest tests in the diagnosis of heart disease.

Orange is the New Black on Go by OSN
08:45 GMT
(press release)

Season 1 of the critically acclaimed Orange is the New Black is set to mark its exclusive premiere on ‘GO by OSN’, the region's premium online TV service, on September 1, 2014.

August 24, 2014

Saudi American Glass facility in KSA
10:32 GMT

Dubai Investments has reinforced the production capabilities of its subsidiaries dealing in building materials amidst accelerating trends in the real estate and construction sector across the UAE and the region.

August 21, 2014

10:05 GMT
(press release)

With the conclusion of this year’s celebration of the Holy Month of Ramadan, the Elaf Group of Companies is pleased to announce its latest achievement as a major travel and tourism company.

Stevie award
09:20 GMT

ASDA’A Burson-Marsteller, the region’s leading public relations consultancy, has won ten awards at the 11th Annual International Business Awards 2014.

Jordan Tourism Board CEO Abed Al Razzaq Arabiyat said having “such a magnificent golf course designed by one of the finest ‘Green’ designers in the world as Greg Norman, means a lot to Jordan’s tourism sector.”
04:55 GMT

The 18-hole Ayla grass golf course project was designed by Greg Norman, one of the world’s “leading golf course designers.”

August 20, 2014

Jawad Squalli, regional vice president for Epicor in the Middle East
09:33 GMT
(press release)

Epicor Software Corporation announced that Zenith Business Solutions is the latest value-added reseller (VAR) to join its Inspired Partner Network in the Middle East.

August 18, 2014

DGCX new office opening
11:18 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Gold and Commodities Exchange has announced that it has moved to a new permanent office in the DMCC Free Zone, the global gateway for commodity trade and enterprise in Dubai and the region.

August 17, 2014

The inspectors conducted a comprehensive survey on the tea sales in Abu Dhabi.
20:18 GMT

The Abu Dhabi Food Control Authority (ADFCA) has confirmed the safety of Lipton tea products in Abu Dhabi markets, following the circulation of rumours through YouTube, alleging the existence of hallucination pills in the company’s products.

Mr. Omar Al Mesmar, General Manager of DIP
10:49 GMT

Dubai Investments Park has leased over 950,000 square feet of warehousing facilities in the first six months of 2014.

During the event
09:23 GMT
(press release)

Imdaad has announced that it has been rewarded by Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority (DSOA) for its accomplishment in spreading awareness during the recently held World Environment Day celebrations.

August 14, 2014

During the event
10:20 GMT
(press release)

Imdaad, a leading provider of integrated facilities management (FM) solutions in the GCC, has awarded plaques of recognition to the UAE’s top 12th grade students for the School Year 2013-2014.

Mohammed Amin, Senior Vice President, Turkey, Eastern Europe, Africa, and Middle East
06:09 GMT

EMC Corporation recently announced results of an independent survey revealing fresh insights about IT strategies and infrastructures deployed within companies and governments throughout the world.