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Many Muslims are concerned that Ramadan's aim to draw worshipers away from indulging in the material world is being eroded.
July 27, 2014 - 20:32 GMT
Ramadan, Islam's holiest month, is a boon for retailers in the Middle East, South Asia and beyond. And while some Muslims welcome it as a positive sign, others see it as commercialization of a sacred time of year.

June 4, 2014

During the event
10:51 GMT
(press release)

Damas, the Middle East's leading jewellery and watch retailer, has been awarded the 2013 Business Service Excellence Award by the Dubai Department of Economic Development (DED).

During the event
09:25 GMT
(press release)

OFFTEC has organized an event aimed at showcasing its Double-Take products, in collaboration with Vision Solutions.

Dr Karim El Solh, Chief Executive Officer, Gulf Capital (5L) along with the Private Equity team of Gulf Capital receiving the award for the “Best Private Equity Firm in the Middle East” at the annual event of the prestigious Banker Middle East Industry Awards 2014 ceremony
08:53 GMT
(press release)

Gulf Capital, one of the largest and most active alternative investment firms in the Middle East based in Abu Dhabi, was voted “Best Private Equity Firm in the Middle East” for the fourth year in a row.

Jamal Abdullah Lootah, CEO of Imdaad
06:57 GMT
(press release)

Imdaad has announced that it will participate at the awareness event being held from June 3 to 5, 2014 at The Dubai Mall’s Souq Atrium as part of the celebrations for World Environment Day.

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.