Retail & Services
December 23, 2012
The Dubai Electricity and Water Authority has activated a new main 132/11 kV Substation with a capacity of 150 Megavolt Amperes at the horse racecourse in Jebel Ali at a cost of AED 95 million.
Around 80 entrepreneurs who benefited from Tamkeen programmes as well as partners and certified service providers are expected to participate in the first Tamkeen Conference and Exhibition.
December 20, 2012
Mouawad’s Snow White Princess Diamond Watch was presented with the ‘The Most Revered Watch’ Award by Tourism Malaysia in the recent closing ceremony of A Journey Through Time VI (AJTT VI).
Saudi Arabia has joined several other countries in the MENA region, including Jordan and Egypt in banning beef imports from Brazil over health concerns.
December 19, 2012
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, 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.
Abdullah Al Owais and Hisham Al Madhloum inaugurated the Islamic Heritage Art Exhibition as part of SMD.
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.
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
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.
Classic adventure tale heads to BurJuman this weekend.
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
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
Dubai Electricity and Water Authority inaugurated the 4th Health and Safety Week held at Reef Mall in Dubai.
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.