We need to combat the rise of materialism in the UAE
This is in reference to Daniel Sanderson’s article New measures are needed to combat materialism in the
UAE, study finds (November 6). Materialist concerns push people to be influenced by social media into buying what they cannot afford and risking bankruptcy.
As long as people only care about appearances, they will be vulnerable to ads compelling them to buy things they do not need, even if they do not have the money for these luxuries. Name withheld on request