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For those concerned about consumption and commercialization in Ramadan, the month of fasting threatens to be turned into the month of overeating and excessive prices.
July 4, 2014 - 15:15 GMT
With petrodollars in the Gulf, splashing cash at luxury hotels is not an issue for those who can afford it, but the true meaning of Ramadan is being lost in the process

December 19, 2012

Al Habtoor Group
04:32 GMT

The Chairman of the Al Habtoor Group, Khalaf Ahmad Al Habtoor postpones the planned Initial Public Offering (IPO) of the Group.

December 17, 2012

Aon Hewitt
09:18 GMT
(press release)

Aon Hewitt, the global human resources business of Aon plc, is pleased to announce the highly-anticipated launch of it’s bi-annual study – Best Employers Middle East 2013.

During the Islamic Arts Festival
08:47 GMT
(press release)

Abdullah Al Owais and Hisham Al Madhloum inaugurated the Islamic Heritage Art Exhibition as part of SMD.

Training and Development of Finance Professionals award
07:44 GMT
(press release)

Tamkeen won the Training and Development of Finance Professionals award at the Middle East Accountancy and Finance Excellence Awards, which was held in in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Food prices in Jordan have remained stable, despite the increase in the cost of fuel
04:00 GMT

Despite last month’s fuel price hikes, prices of basic food items remain stable and are not expected to rise in the near future, the president of the local Food Traders Association has said.

December 16, 2012

UFMCO
09:30 GMT

The Pearl-Qatar community, has been awarded its first three-year maintenance contract with Qatar Vinyl Company LTD Q.S.C.to provide electrical, plumbing and civil services for 153 villas.

The magical land of Oz
09:07 GMT
(press release)

Classic adventure tale heads to BurJuman this weekend.

The USA: Exporting global capitalism one sticky cinnamon bun at a time
07:36 GMT

The US, the vanguard of global capitalism, exporting the free-market ideal to many an Arab country, is up to its old tricks again, with a new secret weapon: sweet, sticky cinnamon rolls.

December 13, 2012

Drake & Scull International
04:47 GMT
(press release)

The Joint Venture between Arabian Construction Company and Drake & Scull Construction, has been awarded a SR2.7 billion contract to build phase three of the Jabal Omar development in Mecca.

December 12, 2012

Health and Safety Week
12:17 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority inaugurated the 4th Health and Safety Week held at Reef Mall in Dubai.

SMD honours media and strategic partners
09:54 GMT
(press release)

The Sharjah Museums Department honoured media personalities and audio visual and print media, including main TV and Arabic and English language newspapers in the country.

Dr. Mazen Bachir, Managing Director of Passavant-Roediger
08:10 GMT
(press release)

Passavant-Roediger GmbH, a wholly owned German subsidiary of Drake & Scull International (DSI) PJSC, secured two major water treatment plant projects in Romania.

During the event
06:59 GMT
(press release)

On the occasion of the Middle East Business Aviation Show 2012 (MEBA), Dubai World Central (DWC), Al Habtoor Trading and Altran are announcing the launch of The Wings Valley project.

December 11, 2012

During the competition
09:39 GMT

Every second Friday of each month, local residents and visitors are invited to The Pearl-Qatar beach to participate in the Open Water Paddle Series 2012-2013 event organized by Ronautica ME.

During the event
09:03 GMT
(press release)

Nuqul Group represented by its Vice Chairman Ghassan Nuqul and CEO Salim Karadsheh continues its fruitful partnership with INJAZ that involves direct engagement and mentorship for INJAZ programs.