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Having been heavily subsidised for decades, bread is a main staple of the Egyptian diet, forcing the government to import increasing amounts of wheat to meet local demands,
July 15, 2014 - 21:03 GMT
The government is trying to create incentives for people to consume less than their ration of bread to reduce spending on wheat.

June 2, 2014

Ettienne Reinecke, Dimension Data’s Group CTO and Group Executive, End-user Computing
08:16 GMT
(press release)

Dimension Data, the USD6 billion global ICT solutions and services provider, today announced it will launch Enterprise Mobility-as-a-Service (EMaaS).

June 1, 2014

Khaldoun Tabari, DSI PJSC CEO and Vice-Chairman
11:19 GMT
(press release)

Drake & Scull International announced that its subsidiary Drake & Scull Engineering (DSE), has won two major contracts for the Saraya Aqaba Resort.

During the event
07:09 GMT

Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has thanked sponsors and supporters of its upcoming World Blood Donors Day (WBDD) 2014 activities.

May 29, 2014

NIVEA Powder Touch Deodorant
09:16 GMT
(press release)

Today, NIVEA the leader in deodorant in the region launches its latest innovation in Female personal care; new Powder Touch Deodorant.

May 28, 2014

Khaldoun Tabari, CEO and Vice-Chairman of DSI PJSC
08:56 GMT
(press release)

Drake & Scull International (DSI) has announced that it has been awarded the MEP contract worth AED 110 million for Plaza View, a mixed-use development in Abu Dhabi, UAE.

May 27, 2014

Sheikh Abdullah Bin Salem Al Qasimi at the DI stand at 15th GCC Expo
10:56 GMT

Dubai Investments is reinforcing its commitment to achieve robust growth across the Gulf countries through a strong participation of 12 subsidiaries across various sectors at the 15th GCC Joint Exhibition, currently under way in Sharjah.

Words That Heal
09:28 GMT
(press release)

The Dubai Culture & Arts Authority, the Emirate’s dedicated Authority for culture, arts, and heritage, has launched the second phase of crowd sourcing for Al Maktoum Hospital Museum entitled Words That Heal.

Toys “R” Us summer
08:04 GMT
(press release)

There’s never been a perfect time to shop for your friends and family before you head off for the summer break as Toys “R” Us, the world’s favorite toy retailer is giving discounts between 25-50% until June 21.

During the event
06:57 GMT

Al-Futtaim Logistics was announced the winner of ‘3PL Service Provider of the Year’ and Acting Managing Director, Raman Kumar, the winner of ‘Logistics Manager of the Year’.

May 26, 2014

During the event
11:31 GMT
(press release)

Imdaad has announced that it has recently concluded a landmark long-term agreement for waste management with the Economic Zones World (EZW).

MEMAC Ogilvy & Mather
08:24 GMT

Memac Ogilvy celebrates unprecedented victory at the 41st edition of The One Show in New York.

May 25, 2014

The device would essentially put the key capabilities of a smartphone into a watch, requiring a SIM card and likely a data and voice plan too.
16:52 GMT

Samsung's been more than happy to experiment with the shape of smartphones, often to ridiculous results, and it sounds as though this watch will be just another extension of that.

During the event
10:42 GMT
(press release)

The Sharjah Museums Department (SMD) has concluded its celebration of International Museum Day closing the curtain on the unique exhibition “Museum Collections Make Connections” and its accompanying events.

The panelists during Nestle ME’s Discussion at the 11th Corporate Social Responsibility  Summit
05:43 GMT
(press release)

The Nestlé Healthy Kids Program, Ajyal Salima has become the first from the Middle East to join the EPODE International Network (EIN).

May 22, 2014

The nomination of Alawi (the Owner of Red Sea Mall) was realized during the board meeting of the ICSC in Las Vegas.
13:23 GMT

Alawi is the owner of Red Sea Mall, considered to be the destination for entertainment and shopping in Jeddah.