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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 22, 2012

Ziyad Bin Mahfouz, President of Elaf Group
06:17 GMT
(press release)

The Hajj delegation from the Egyptian Ministry of Justice, comprised of 65 senior judges and legal consultants from the Egyptian Supreme Judicial Council, stayed at “Elaf Taiba” and “Elaf Kinda” hotels.

The winner of the competition, Hisham Zainal
04:39 GMT
(press release)

FinMark Communications and Tamkeen today announced the winner of the competition held to select a Masters of Ceremony (MC) to co-host the Tamkeen Business Quiz Show.

SMD National Day celebration
04:29 GMT
(press release)

The Sharjah Museums Department (SMD) has unveiled a rich nine-day programme featuring various traditional and folk events to mark the 41st anniversary of UAE National Day.

November 21, 2012

UAE National Day Cupcakes
11:18 GMT
(press release)

Kitsch Cupcakes, Dubai’s first specialized cupcakes bar, will be introducing a special range of cupcakes to mark the 41st anniversary of the United Arab Emirates this year.

Barry James, Regional Director, DuPont, Turkey, Central Asia, Black Sea States, Middle East and North Africa
10:31 GMT
(press release)

DuPont is supporting the 4th Women Leadership Forum Middle East and Africa themed taking place in Dubai, United Arab Emirates on the 21st and 22nd of November, 2012.

Dr Karim El Solh, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Gulf Capital, along with the team of Gulf Capital at the Award Ceremony
08:07 GMT
(press release)

Gulf Capital, one of the largest and most active alternative investment firms in the Middle East, was named the “Best Investment Company of the Year” at the prestigious Arabian Business Achievement Awards 2012.

Dr. Mazen Bachir, Managing Director of Passavant-Roediger
07:54 GMT
(press release)

Passavant-Roediger GmbH, a wholly owned German subsidiary of Drake & Scull International (DSI) PJSC, has been awarded a contract for the expansion of the Thu Duc Water Treatment Plant in Vietnam.

Mirage Diamond Collection set
06:27 GMT
(press release)

Dubai’s leading diamond jeweler LIALI tempts you with its Special, UAE National Day offer on its amazing Mirage Diamond Collection set.

Arabic Web Infograph
06:02 GMT
(press release)

Google announced an initiative to build a vibrant Arabic web and boost the amount of Arabic content online: Arabic Web Days a one-month program with initiatives by both global and regional players in MENA.

During Muhakat initiative
04:38 GMT

SEHA, the Abu Dhabi Health Services Company has announced the expansion of the highly successful Muhakat program.

November 20, 2012

Retail dropping off in Lebanon
09:28 GMT

Retail activity in Lebanon fell 8.5 percent in the third quarter amid economic slowdown, the Beirut Traders Association – Fransabank Retail Index issued Monday showed, in what will be more worry economic news for the government,

November 19, 2012

During the event
09:04 GMT
(press release)

The Sharjah Museums Department (SMD) has concluded the latest in its series of highly popular and insightful seminars at the Sharjah Maritime Museum, on 7 November.

Job fair
08:19 GMT

Akhtaboot is proud to announce the launch of the 3rd Akhtaboot Job Fair.

Osama Hamdan, CFO of DSI
06:52 GMT
(press release)

Drake & Scull International announced today that ithas entered into a strategic transaction with Goldman Sachs International “GSI”, whereby GSI has purchased warrants in the Company.

During the event
06:11 GMT
(press release)

Tamkeen today held an open stakeholder meeting at the crowne plaza hotel to share and discuss Tamkeen’s 2013 Operational plan.