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 “For UAE consumers, the personal fulfilment gained from a holiday or the special experience of attending a major sporting event creates the enriching moments.
October 2, 2014 - 04:55 GMT
Overall regional spending on luxury experiences and goods is set to grow in the next 12 months

September 30, 2014

During the event
06:22 GMT
(press release)

Tamkeen concluded its Strategy Consultation Forum on Monday (Sept 29) which was held to discuss its draft strategy for 2015-2017.

September 29, 2014

Elaf Central Laundries Limited Company
09:39 GMT
(press release)

Elaf Group of Companies for Travel, Tourism and Hotels, the sole owner of Makkah-based Central Laundries Limited Company has announced its plans to renovate its laundry facility to increase its daily capacity to 22 tons of clothes and linen.

Hazem Mulhim, CEO, EastNets
08:30 GMT
(press release)

EastNets hosted an Open Theater Presentation in collaboration with IBM during the opening day of Sibos 2014 which will run until October 2, 2014 at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center in the USA.

September 28, 2014

11:50 GMT
(press release)

Damas, the Middle East’s leading jewellery and watch retailer, has announced its exclusive partnership with the Al Jalila Foundation.

07:20 GMT
(press release)

Tamkeen will hold today, Sunday the 28th of September, the first of two sessions for the 2015-2017 Draft Strategy Consultation Forum starting 8:30 AM and until 12:00 PM.

The Japanese firm kicked off its UAE expansion, with the recent opening of a new stand at Emirates Towers in Dubai.
05:55 GMT

400% growth posted so far in 2014; Qatar, Kuwait being eyed.

September 25, 2014

The Great Big Toys “R” Us Festive Book
08:01 GMT
(press release)

Toys “R” Us, the world’s favourite toy and juvenile products retailer, has launched its first ever annual ‘The Great Big Toys “R” Us Festive Book’ bursting with over 130 pages of toys that are sure to thrill every child.

September 24, 2014

DAMAS, the Middle East's leading jewelry and watch retailer, has bolstered its presence in the region with the launch of its first luxury boutique in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
12:51 GMT

As part of Damas’s redefined global strategy, the brand has divided its retail stores into two formats - ‘Damas’ and ‘Damas Collections’.

EI's Hassala playing with children at the Zayed Bin Sultan Model School
10:19 GMT
(press release)

Emirates Islamic, one of the leading Islamic financial institutions in the UAE, recently held interactive sessions at five schools in Dubai aimed at teaching children the importance of savings.

Ahmad Al Naser, Managing Director of Drake & Scull Engineering
09:48 GMT
(press release)

Drake & Scull International has announced that its subsidiary Drake & Scull Saudi Arabia has won an AED 189 million MEP contract for Al-Dara Hospital and Medical Center in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Al Maktoum Hospital Museum 2nd Phase of Crowdsourcing
08:58 GMT
(press release)

The Dubai Culture is calling on doctors, nurses, and professionals from the healthcare sector to contribute to the second phase of crowdsourcing for Al Maktoum Hospital Museum, a first-of-its-kind tribute to one of Dubai’s oldest hospitals.

Tamkeen 3rd Board Meeting
06:35 GMT
(press release)

Tamkeen’s revamped Enterprise Support programme, and the 2015 – 2017 overall corporate strategy in preparation for upcoming public consultations at the end of the current month.

September 23, 2014

During the event
11:03 GMT

Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) won the Enterprise Agility Achiever Award in Healthcare for 2014 at the inaugural Qatar Enterprise Agility Awards: Entrepreneur of the Year.

During the event
08:32 GMT
(press release)

Emrill announced today the introduction of its ‘Serve your Community’ program to empower their employees to engage and support the local community.

Ahmad Ashadawi, CEO and President of Al-Falak Company
06:19 GMT
(press release)

Al Falak Electronic Equipment & Supplies Company has received many achievements and successes in both the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the rest of the GCC region over the last 35 years.