Latest Ramadan Stories

2012-01-11 15:00:00

One agency is helping consumer brand clients tap into the underserved consumer markets. Recently Hewar Social Communications and client, Saffron Road Foods, teamed up with Whole Foods Market to reach Muslim consumers during the month of Ramadan. In the first campaign of its kind, the brand's sales rose by 300%, and now others are looking to this success story as an example of how to effectively tap into new and growing consumer segments in culturally relevant ways. Washington, DC (PRWEB)...

2011-08-14 07:40:00

DUBAI, UAE, August 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Seawings, the only seaplane tour operator in the Middle East, announces its 2011 Ramadan Promotion. Over the holy month of Ramadan, passengers can enjoy a unique Ramadan experience - book a scenic flight of Dubai's iconic skyline and then enjoy a traditional Iftar dinner at the Dubai Creek Golf and Yacht Club. During the holy month of Ramadan, Muslims all over the world unite in a period of fasting and spiritual reflection. The annual fast of...

2011-07-31 08:21:00

DUBAI, UAE, July 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- With the upcoming season of Ramadan around the corner, Seawings has been preparing for its arrival with the introduction of a brand new Ramadan Promotion. As the scores of people in and around the country prepare for the Islamic holy month, Seawings has put together a package that includes a sunset flight and delectable Iftar feast afterwards. Scheduled to begin on the 1st of August 2011, the Seawings Ramadan Special gives...

2011-07-30 00:01:05

Taking multivitamins is recommended to maintain general health, especially during long periods of fasts, such as the month of Ramadan. For the first time, Muslims can enjoy scientifically formulated Halal Vitamins thanks to NoorVitamins at http://www.NoorVitamins.com New York, NY (PRWEB) July 29, 2011 Launched just in time for Ramadan, Noor Vitamins offers the first-ever, scientifically-formulated, halal vitamins for health conscious Muslim families. Halal vitamins are highly recommended...

2011-07-28 00:01:01

Minted now offers the best-designed Eid assortment"”which truly reflects the celebration's meaning"”available anywhere. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) July 27, 2011 Minted (http://www.minted.com), the online store powered by a global design community, announces the launch of its first Eid card collection. The collection is comprised of 17 unique Eid cards, all crowdsourced from Minted's International Celebration Challenge and voted on by thousands of consumers. "Gracious Star,"...

2011-03-16 04:46:00

ABU DHABI, UAE, March 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- - 15 Lucky Customers Will go for Umra - Event was Organised by Xpress Money Foundation Xpress Money, the leading global instant money transfer brand, organised the 'UAE Ramadan Quiz Contest 2010' across the UAE. The quiz, focusing on Islam, offered 15 Umra packages to be won. Responding well to the call, customers from across communities participated in this unique and exciting quiz event by forming 5-member teams, for...

2010-10-13 12:54:00

PARIS, October 13, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- eServGlobal Limited (LSE: ESG & ASX: ESV), a global telecoms software vendor specializing in Mobile Money and Value-Added Services (VAS), today announced record breaking recharge traffic was achieved by its customers during the month of Ramadan. During the 4 week Ramadan period, traffic at a single operator achieved a performance of one million recharge attempts per busy hour. Another customer experienced record recharge traffic...

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'