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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

April 14, 2014

Liali Jewellery
11:22 GMT
(press release)

If you have waited long enough to buy that exclusive design from Liali, then your wait just got more rewarding.

NIVEA Cocoa Butter Body Lotion and Cream
10:40 GMT
(press release)

Introducing new NIVEA Cocoa Butter Body Lotion and Cream which not only makes your skin feel well moisturized, but provides richest care and cocoa indulgence.

During the event
09:22 GMT
(press release)

Biolab, the exclusive Biomnis dealer in the Kingdom, recently participated in the first international conference of the Kurdistan Iraq Society of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (KISOG) hosted in Erbil.

Hazem Mulhim, CEO, EastNets
07:56 GMT
(press release)

EastNets has recently been awarded a consultancy contract to audit its SWIFT operations infrastructure by the European Central Bank (ECB).

Mahmoud Sabri, Area General Manager, Drake & Scull Kuwait
06:15 GMT
(press release)

Drake & Scull Kuwait has won a major engineering contract worth AED 68 million for Sheikh Jaber Al Ahmad Cultural Center in Kuwait City.

April 13, 2014

The committee has exempted pharmacies, gas stations, coffee shops and restaurants with special permits from the decision.
21:13 GMT

Sources close to the committee expected the closure of shops to be effective before the advent of Ramadan in early July

The new Zaatar w Zeit light menu includes light grilled Halloumi cheese in the pan and wholesome multi-grain dough wraps, such as chicken-light, kafta, oil-free zaatar, light halloumi, low-cal turkey & cheese and brown baked falalfel
14:38 GMT
(press release)

Casual urban eatery Zaatar w Zeit has just rolled out a new menu across its stores in the UAE, which includes a range of lighter items specially created to offer customers lower calorie options.

EY Emirati Engineers
09:51 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways recognised its top ten performing Emirati female engineering trainees by giving them the chance to attend the 25th Annual International Women in Aviation Conference in Orlando, Florida.

During the Dead Sea Ultra Marathon
08:42 GMT
(press release)

As part of its continuous efforts to support humanitarian initiatives, PepsiCo-Jordan[m1] sponsored the 21st International Dead Sea Ultra Marathon (DSUM) for the eighth consecutive year.

April 10, 2014

During the event
11:45 GMT
(press release)

Sharjah Museums Department (SMD) headed to Beijing, China to participate in the China Outbound Travel and Tourism Market (COTTM) held at the National Agricultural Exhibition Center.

April 9, 2014

Turkish series, Hareem Al Sultan on OSN
10:54 GMT
(press release)

OSN, the region’s leading pay-TV network, is launching the premiere of the fourth season of the critically-acclaimed and highly-anticipated Turkish series, Hareem Al Sultan.

April 8, 2014

Tennis necklace
11:03 GMT
(press release)

Diamonds have unquestionably been forever a woman's best friend and when they string together in a ‘Tennis Necklace’, they transcend the boundaries of time, occasion and elegance.

April 7, 2014

Jamal Abdulla Lootah, CEO, Imdaad
08:19 GMT
(press release)

Imdaad, the leading provider of integrated facilities management solutions in the GCC, has won a major FM contract with Emirates– the largest airline in the Middle East.

Starbucks
05:46 GMT
(press release)

For the second year in a row, hundreds of Starbucks partners (employees) and customers across the Middle East will join hands with local non-profit organisations this month in the Global Month of Service.

April 6, 2014

  The head of the Bakeries Committee in the Jeddah Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Fayez Hamadah, said all bakeries in the region will be automated within two years.
15:55 GMT

While encouraging young Saudis to accept jobs at bakeries, Hamadah said they should not feel ashamed of working as bakers and added that anyone who wants to open a bakery will find complete support from his committee.