RAMADAN - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/RAMADAN News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Mega-rich shoppers descending on London http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58123113-79/london-ramadan-shoppers-month.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58123113-79/london-ramadan-shoppers-month.html.csp">Mega-rich shoppers descending on London</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SYLVIA HUI</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-27T09:36:03.009-06:00">Updated Jun 27, 2014 09:36AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">London • Before the fast, let there be a shopping feast. From Harrods in Knightsbridge to the glittering diamond stores in Mayfair, London has long attracted big spenders. But every year around the holy month of Ramadan, which starts this weekend, a wave of spectacularly rich Middle Eastern shoppers arrives and takes retail therapy to a whole new level — complete with an entourage of bodyguards, chauffeurs, and Gulf-registered Rolls-Royces and Ferraris flown in just for the occasion. Retailers c...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581231132014-06-27T09:36:03.009-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-27T09:36:03.009-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58123113@www.sltrib.com Fri, 27 Jun 2014 09:36:03 MDT Ramadan food traditions vary, but dates are a constant http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58065187-223/dates-says-ramadan-muslim.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58065187-223/dates-says-ramadan-muslim.html.csp">Ramadan food traditions vary, but dates are a constant</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MICHELE KAYAL</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-25T15:21:02.539-06:00">Updated Jun 25, 2014 03:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">During the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, Sameer Sarmast leaves the house each day with his wallet, his keys and … dates. “I’ll carry a little sandwich bag of dates,” says Sarmast, host of the web program “Sameer’s Eats,” which reviews restaurants that follow Muslim dietary laws, called halal. “They’re very big and juicy.” Sarmast enjoys dates as much as the next guy, he says, but he totes the baggie for one specific reason: to break his daily fast. The monthlong observance of Ramadan, intended t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580651872014-06-25T15:21:02.539-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-25T15:21:02.539-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58065187@www.sltrib.com Wed, 25 Jun 2014 15:21:02 MDT