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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

October 21, 2012

Arif Amiri, CEO, Emaar Retail and Head of Sales, Emaar Properties
05:42 GMT
(press release)

Emaar Retail, the premium leisure and entertainment provider, is hosting an exciting array of promotions across its flagship leisure attractions as part of the first 24 hour opening of The Dubai Mall.

October 18, 2012

Khalaf Al Habtoor with Mikhail Myasnikovich, Prime Minister of Belarus in Minsk
11:22 GMT

The Chairman of Al Habtoor Group, Khalaf Al Habtoor, has concluded a four-day visit to Belarus to view potential investment opportunities in the country.

Blood donation drive
10:31 GMT
(press release)

More than 100 passionate individuals volunteered to give blood in a company-wide blood donation drive organised by Majid Al Futtaim Ventures.

Participants in Workshop with TWI and DeakinPrime Representatives
05:56 GMT
(press release)

A group of 28 HR professionals in Bahrain were given insights into the importance of talent management and its link with employee retention at a Tamkeen training workshop.

October 17, 2012

DSOA and Avaya Signing Ceremony
12:50 GMT
(press release)

Avaya announced the signing of an memorandum of understanding with Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority to intend open its Middle East, Africa and Turkey training center in Dubai Silicon Oasis.

Masafi supports Al Khaleej Women's Association gala event
10:54 GMT
(press release)

Masafi Select Basmati Rice took the centre stage at the annual gala ceremony of Al Khaleej Friends Women’s Association, held at India Club in Dubai on October 13, 2012.

Mouawad Leila Collection
07:56 GMT
(press release)

Mouawad, the luxury jewellery and watchmaker, today launches Leila, a new boutique jewellery collection, across its seven stores in the Gulf region.

The Emirates Environmental Group
06:12 GMT

The Emirates Environmental Group announced that they have collected a total of 166,183 kilograms of waste during the month of September alone, as part of their Waste Management programs.

Jewel House
05:34 GMT
(press release)

Tamkeen is pleased to announce its support to 17 enterprises in the gold and jewellery Sector to participate in Jewellery Arabia 2012 - the Middle East’s largest exhibitions of its kind.

October 16, 2012

LIALI Jewellery
11:58 GMT
(press release)

LIALI Jewellery, the leading jewellery retailer in UAE presents two exclusive handcrafted ring designs for Eid Al Adha titled Midnight Beauties.

Maaz Sheikh, Chief Sales and Operations Officer, OSN
08:53 GMT
(press release)

OSN announced an exclusive partnership with the National Bank of Kuwait (NBK), offering credit cardholders exclusive packages and deals on all new OSN subscriptions.

CND Cucumber heel
08:08 GMT
(press release)

CND`s cucumber heel therapy is the perfect nourishment for cracked dry chapped heels.

Elaf Group
06:09 GMT
(press release)

Hajj season remains one of the most lucrative seasons for the travel and tourism industry in Saudi Arabia, as recent studies show that hotel revenues in Makkah have hit SAR 4 billion in the Hajj season alone.

Sheep prices are leaping in Saudi
06:00 GMT

The 16th of October marks World food Day around the globe, and to co-incide with that, it has been revealed that sheep prices have soared up to $550 with speculations that they could reach $800, two days before the forthcoming Muslim feast.

Capital Club members and guests at the dinner
05:54 GMT
(press release)

Bahrain’s premier private Members-only business club celebrated its third anniversary, with a high-profile celebration throughout its two-storey penthouse setting a top the prestigious Bahrain Financial Harbour’s East Tower.