Find quality handmade crafts and gift items from local vendors at the Shopping Soiree, which features 35 pop-up shops, all under one roof, selling homewares, clothing, toys, baby products, skincare, furniture, handbags and more. From 10am until 2pm, Abu Dhabi Golf Club, Khalifa City A, Abu Dhabi, info@shoppingsoiree.ae See the exhibition The World Is But…

Infrastructure spending in Saudi Arabia boosted spending on consultants last year in the GCC to nearly US$2.5 billion, a new report says. The report, published today by Source Information Services, notes that over three years, the GCC consulting market has grown by more than $1bn – an amount, it said, that is “roughly equivalent to…