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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.

May 25, 2014

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.

May 21, 2014

Ziyad Bin Mahfouz, President, Elaf Group of Companies
09:55 GMT
(press release)

The Saudi Commission for Tourism and Antiquities (SCTA) has revealed its successful participation at the recently concluded Arabian Travel Market.

May 20, 2014

During the event
12:32 GMT
(press release)

Starbucks partners painted walls, gardened, and renovated workshops at the Vocational Rehabilitation Center for the Handicapped in Salmiya on April 19th, part of Starbuck’s second annual Global Month of Service.

Jason Ruehland, Director, Emrill and Simon Roopchand, General Manager, Emrill Energy at the press conference to launch the ground breaking 'Business Smart' Maintenance Model
09:57 GMT
(press release)

Emrill, the leading integrated facilities management provider in the UAE, launched the ground breaking ‘Business Smart’ model which revolutionises the use of mobile maintenance.

Henkel
06:04 GMT
(press release)

Henkel Jordan - owner of Persil, Pril, DAC and X-TRA detergent brands in Jordan - has re-launched its new and advanced Pril dishwashing liquid in the Jordanian market.

May 19, 2014

Nursing
11:06 GMT

In recognition of International Nurses Day, Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) is promoting the vital role nurses play in leading patient care through a new campaign that uses picture-based profiles.

During the event
10:17 GMT
(press release)

Imdaad, a leading provider of integrated facilities management (FM) solutions in the GCC, threw the spotlight on its diverse range of sustainable FM solutions at FM Expo 2014.

May 18, 2014

Unique Travelling Exhibition
12:33 GMT
(press release)

Sharjah Museums Department today launched a unique travelling exhibition to celebrate International Museum Day (IMD).

Ogilvy Public Relations
12:12 GMT

Ogilvy Public Relations EAME has been named the pan-EMEA Consultancy of the Year 2014 by the Holmes Report.

Ski Dubai fat burning boot camp
08:52 GMT
(press release)

Ski Dubai, the region’s leading ski resort has announced it will be offering a monthly fat burning boot camp that is focused on customized 45 minute snow aerobic work-out sessions, as part of a 30 day fitness plan.

Al Maktoum Hospital
07:40 GMT
(press release)

The Dubai Culture & Arts Authority (Dubai Culture), the Emirate’s dedicated Authority for culture, arts, and heritage, has unveiled ‘Al Maktoum Hospital Museum,’ a first-of-its-kind tribute to Dubai’s first hospital.

May 15, 2014

“They have to be ready to sell and they’ve said they’re not ready,” Chapman said at Airport Show 2014 in Dubai.
15:20 GMT

Acquiring LSG would boost Dnata’s global footprint by adding 210 catering facilities in 54 countries.

Sunil John, founder and CEO of ASDA’A Burson-Marsteller
11:53 GMT

Sunil John, founder and CEO of ASDA’A Burson-Marsteller, the region’s leading public relations consultancy, has been awarded the “SABRE Award for Outstanding Individual Achievement”.