Retail & Services
October 16, 2012
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.
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.
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.
October 15, 2012
For the first time, the prices of animals will be fixed as per their weight and kind across the country from this Eid, Ministry of Economy officials said.
Kids, get ready to draw a lot of attention with your new BFF as Toys “R” Us has announced the launch of Shoulder Buddies across all its stores in the UAE.
Souq.com has become the first Arab company to win the Best Interactive Facebook Application for Retail Award in the MENA region, underscoring its continued leadership in developing innovative services for its users across the Arab World.
October 14, 2012
A delegation from Indonesia met with senior members of the Al Habtoor Group on Wednesday October 10, 2012 to discuss bilateral ties and potential business opportunities.
October 11, 2012
LoYAC Jordan and the King Abdullah II Fund for Development celebrated the graduation of 824 students who completed the Darb 2012 Summer Internship Program.
Canadian Specialist Hospital collaborated and showed their support at the 6th Middle East Healthcare Insurance Conference.
The Sharjah Museums Department has prepared an entertainment programme, which held by the Sharjah Discovery Centre with the participation of children from the Social Care Centre and the Child Rights Department.
October 10, 2012
IKEA is excited to announce the first ever IKEA STAR DESIGNER contest winner on October 24th, 2012.
Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority announced its 10th participation at GITEX Technology Week 2012.
HE Dr. Talal Abu-Ghazaleh, chairman of Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Organization and member of the World Trade Organization Panel of Advisors on "Defining the Future of Trade" took part in the Oman Investment Forum.
October 9, 2012
Training and Education institutes in Bahrain will continue to receive a boost with the forthcoming launch of the second phase of Tamkeen’s Training and Education Performance Support programme.
After a campaign on social networking site Twitter, the price of chicken in Saudia Arabia is set to drop by up to ten per cent.