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Gulf nationals aren't sweating out the small stuff: the GCC obesity crisis

of people are obese. Obesity Obesity is associated with heart disease, osteoarthritis and type 2 ... worldwide are the excessive consumption of fatty, salty, processed and pre-packaged foods, as well as lack ... in a sudden change in lifestyle. International fast-food chains, easy access to cars, and the popularity ...

Editor's Choice - 25/07/2013 - 12:21 - comment 0

Jordan: Economic slowdown leading to a drop on food spending

to a decline in consumer spending on food Economic slowdown and slimming household budgets have led to a decline in consumer spending on food [in Jordan], Foodstuff Traders ... Jordan], Foodstuff Traders Association (FTA) President Samer Jawabreh said on Sunday. ...

18/03/2013 - 14:10 - comment 0

Food prices stable in Jordan, despite fuel rise

Food Traders Association has said. Despite last month’s fuel price hikes , ... Traders Association (FTA) President Samer Jawabreh told The Jordan Times on Sunday. Jawabreh said ... in the food market to high supply and low demand. “Food traders are still storing some of the goods ...

17/12/2012 - 05:01 - comment 0

Jordan: Food prices could rise in the future after fuel price increase

due to the hikes in fuel prices , according to Foodstuff Traders Association (FTA) President Samer ... that he would hold meetings with importers and traders to discuss the possibility of not hiking food ... in the medium and long term due to the hikes in fuel prices, according to Foodstuff Traders Association (FTA) ...

18/11/2012 - 06:01 - comment 0

Jordan: ‘Suspending electricity price hike to keep food costs stable’

according to Foodstuff Traders Association President Samer Jawabreh.  Late last month, merchants threatened ... their power bills to double. Jawabreh told The Jordan Times that traders have not hiked food prices ... to Foodstuff Traders Association President Samer Jawabreh.  Late last month, merchants threatened to increase ...

18/03/2012 - 13:07 - comment 0

Dubai Customs enhances its efforts to facilitate food products trading release during Ramadan

in consumption of food stuff is accompanied by the increasingly trading in such items.  Dubai food foreign ... of providing best services to traders and ensuring expedite clearance of their imported goods in order to supply the local markets with food products which are increasingly demanded during the holy month, Dubai ...

Press Release - 14/07/2013 - 10:51 - comment 0

Elite brands strut their stuff at ‘2006 me exclusive’

and accessories to premium cigars and beverages, watches, gourmet and fine foods, perfumes, cosmetics, ... and chairman of Emirates Airline, and with the support of Dubai Duty Free andMiddle East Duty Free Association. The show is preceded by the Middle East Duty Free Association conference onNovember 23-24, and the Dubai ...

18/05/2010 - 11:05 - comment 0

Brazilian exports to meet growing demands of USD 31 billion Middle Eastern food service Market

the Brazilian Islamic Centre for Halal Food Stuff Association, so regional consumers are assured ... from Brasil will introduce a program which will allow around 50 food traders from Brazil to set up ... Middle Eastern food service companies are eagerly ...

16/05/2010 - 18:09 - comment 0

UAE: Rise in fresh food prices blamed on regional tension

increase in Dubai, he added that since the UAE imports most of its food stuff, the decline of US dollar ... to calculate the excact impact of imported inflation on the price increase. Importing food stuff from ... stuffs are imported form certain countries which are witnessing unrest, traders are facing a lot ...

31/07/2013 - 09:01 - comment 0

Retail sales in Lebanon falling

the Beirut Traders Association-Fransabank Retail Index showed Monday. “The very negative effects ... due to the political stalemate and ramifications of the Syrian crisis, the Beirut Traders Association-Fransabank Retail Index showed Monday. The value of retail sales [in Lebanon] fell ...

05/03/2013 - 08:22 - comment 0