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The market is expected to continue to grow fast driven by a large number of mall openings throughout the GCC region the coming five years.
December 21, 2014 - 04:44 GMT
The Middle East ranks in the top 10 list of global luxury markets, a report said, adding that regional consumption increased by 11 per cent in 2014,

December 30, 2012

Coca-Cola
08:26 GMT
(press release)

The Coca-Cola Company will discuss global and regional methods of water footprint reduction during the International Water Summit taking place in Abu Dhabi from 15-17 January 2013.

Discover Life Cover
05:15 GMT
(press release)

Tamkeen introduced its new-look Discover Life After School magazine.

December 27, 2012

Bayt.com, the region’s number one job site
05:17 GMT

After several incredibly successful events across the region, Bayt.com, the region’s number one job site, announced that it will be hosting its third Virtual Job Fair (VJF).

December 26, 2012

Dubai Cares
06:02 GMT
(press release)

Every hour of every day, 300 children die because of malnutrition. It is the underlying cause of more than a third of children’s deaths – 2.6 million every year.

Tamkeen
05:09 GMT
(press release)

In line with its objective to enhance the productivity and growth of enterprises in the private sector, Tamkeen will hold special sessions with merchants and traders based in the Old Souq area.

The Abu Dhabi Health Services Company
05:01 GMT

The Abu Dhabi Health Services Company (SEHA), has launched medication process improvement initiative of Malaffi, the electronic medical record system for patients across all of the SEHA hospitals and clinics.

December 25, 2012

Christmas 2012 has gone all digital
06:00 GMT

Let’s hope Father Christmas has an email account because the country’s children – as young as 6 years old – have gone digital. IPods, iPads and iPhones topped this year’s holiday wish lists.

December 24, 2012

Akhtaboot & CrysTelCall
10:32 GMT

Akhtaboot, the career network, is proud to announce the launch of CrysTelCall’s Career Connect solution, “Powered by Akhtaboot”.

Visa
08:07 GMT
(press release)

Visa announced a new e-Commerce partnership with OSN which is expected to help in enhancing online transactions, drive volumes and increase online purchase frequency across the region.

Imdaad
05:54 GMT
(press release)

Imdaad has announced its support as Silver Sponsor of the “Maharati Program – Winter 2012”, a unique initiative that aims to equip Emirati teenage students with different skills.

Eros Group
04:43 GMT
(press release)

Eros Group has been voted a SuperBrand for 2013 by the SuperBrands Council UAE, the world's largest independent brand arbiter.

December 23, 2012

Jebel Ali Station
05:26 GMT
(press release)

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.

Tamkeen
04:28 GMT
(press release)

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 Snow White Princess Diamond Watch
07:05 GMT
(press release)

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 and other MENA countries have banned the import of Brazilian beef over 'BSE' fears
05:51 GMT

Saudi Arabia has joined several other countries in the MENA region, including Jordan and Egypt in banning beef imports from Brazil over health concerns.