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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

November 28, 2012

Anand Choudha, Managing Director, Spectrami
08:12 GMT
(press release)

Dubai based leading value added distributors in Middle East, Spectrami today announced its participation in the Middle East edition of the world’s leading security conference, Black Hat.

November 27, 2012

Shops are closing early over fears of violence in Tahrir Square as protesters gear up for a "million man" march
12:48 GMT

Banks, currency exchange outlets, gold shops and most commercial venues on the outskirts of Cairo's Tahrir Square closed their doors on Tuesday in anticipation of the scheduled million-man march against the President Morsi's controversial decree.

Lalaloopsy Interactive Doll Exclusive AED 399
08:34 GMT

Parents can now breathe a sigh of relief! Holiday shopping for their loved ones will be much easier as Toys “R” Us.

Amin Khayyal, General Manager, DuPont United Arab Emirates
08:08 GMT
(press release)

DuPont, one of the leading science-powered companies, is attending the 7th Annual Gulf Petrochemicals and Chemicals Association (GPCA) Forum taking place in Dubai.

Khaldoun Tabari, CEO of Drake & Scull International
07:47 GMT
(press release)

Drake & Scull has signed two MEP contracts for a AED 55 million hotel apartment project and a AED 40 million district cooling project in Qatar in addition to a AED 54 million residential tower project in India.

Elaf Group - Yemenia airways logo
07:41 GMT
(press release)

Following the official launch of Yemenia Airways’ weekly flights to Al Madina Al Monawara, Saudi Arabia, commencing in January 2013, the carrier has expressed interest in exploring opportunities with Elaf hotels in Madina.

During the event
06:26 GMT

Averda built around more than 35 years of industry experience recently sponsored and took part in Goumbook’s Future Green initiative that was successfully launched in 2010 in Dubai.
04:36 GMT
(press release) has announced a three day online shopping festival starting on Monday, 26th November.

November 26, 2012

Muna bin Kalli, Executive Director of Dubai Ladies Club
11:51 GMT

Dubai Ladies Club will be a showcase of national pride in celebration of the 41st Anniversary by hosting a variety of exciting cultural events and promotions inspired by the national spirit.

Akhtaboot 3rd Job Fair
10:33 GMT

Akhtaboot 3rd Job Fair haAkhtaboot 3rd Job Fair Successfully Concluded with 11,000 Visitorss successfully concluded for the 3rd year in a row with the attendance of more than 11,000 job seekers from various sectors and career levels.

November 25, 2012

The Pearl-Qatar’s Viva Bahriya towers
08:03 GMT

Only a few months after United Development Company slashed the Master Community Service Charges at The Pearl-Qatar by 33 percent, another reduction in the Common Property service charges was approved.

Al Ahliya Charity School
06:19 GMT
(press release)

Over 100 volunteers joined Dubai Cares’ Volunteer Emirates initiative to support Al Ahliya Charity School in Dubai, assembling 1,000 chairs and desks and installing new sports equipment for the school’s students.

During the event
05:35 GMT
(press release)

OSN, the leading pay- TV network in the Middle East and North Africa, was recognized today at the 3rd Arab Satellite Channels Festival in Cairo.

Dubai Maritime Week
05:04 GMT
(press release)

The Dubai Culture & Arts Authority is celebrating the rich maritime heritage of the emirate with a wide roster of activities for the inaugural Dubai Maritime Week, organised by the Dubai Maritime City Authority.

November 22, 2012

Fashion Catwalk at The Dubai Mall
08:09 GMT
(press release)

Fashionistas will enjoy special discounts across a range of enticing fashion stores with the ‘Stylista’ promotion at The Dubai Mall.