Friday, March 22, 2019

This Near $1 Billion Startup Is Led by a 27-Year-Old Female...

Zilingo Pte’s path to becoming a fashion platform with a valuation approaching $1 billion began in December 2014 when Ankiti Bose, then an analyst...
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How Bezos Lost Out to Billionaire Ambani in Poll-Bound India

Amazon.com and Walmart Inc.’s plans to dominate India’s online retail landscape have been ambushed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s political priorities heading into a...
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Arnault Gets $4.3 Billion Richer in a Day, Closing In on...

Bernard Arnault, the world’s fourth-richest person, added $4.3 to his fortune Wednesday as Chinese consumers’ growing appetite for handbags and Hennessy cognac boosted results...
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Fifth Edition of Shop Bahrain Launched

The fifth-edition of Shop Bahrain, the largest event in the Kingdom, held between 1st January until 2nd February 2019 kicked-off the at the start...
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City Centre Sohar, Oman to open in Jan 2019

A new $117m City Centre Sohar in Oman to open in Jan 2019 The mall will have more than 120 stores, a nine-screen VOX Cinemas...
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Dubai’s Floating Carrefour Supermarkets to Serve Boats, Yachts

Dubai’s retail explosion is extending out to sea. Majid Al Futtaim Holding LLC, the Middle East operator of Carrefour SA stores, has created sail-through supermarkets...
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Nike opens MENA’s biggest store at Dubai Mall

Nike in partnership with local distributor Sun and Sands Sports has opened the doors of its brand-new store at The Dubai Mall. Sprawling across 3,290...
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Online Fashion Thrives for New Retailer Where Women Call Shots

Online-only British fashion retailer Sosandar Plc is racking up big returns for shareholders as the women who run the brand connect with target customers. The...
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Alibaba raises $1bn in 85 seconds during Singles’ Day sale

Chinese internet giant Alibaba raked in $1bn (£780m) in just 85 seconds during yesterday’s Singles’ Day sale in China. The e-commerce company - China’s equivalent...
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Dubai Holding Said to Buy Stake in Zara’s Middle East Operator

Dubai Holding LLC, the investment firm owned by the emirate’s ruler, agreed to acquire a minority stake in the operator of Zara clothing and...
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