Thursday, April 25, 2019

Oman, Japan to form $400m food sector fund

Oman and Japan have agreed to set up a joint $400 million fund that will invest in food and agribusiness industries, Omani officials said in a recent statement.
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BARKA GRAND CENTER: A COMPLETE LIFESTYLE DESTINATION

The success of Barka Grand Center in a short span has opened a new mall category – suburban community shopping and entertainment destination –...
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Toys R Us launches new Middle East e-commerce platform

Toys"R"Us, Inc. today announced that it has entered into an agreement with Mirakl, the leading global marketplace solutions provider, to support the creation of a new...
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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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Key differentiators

Dr Gordon R Campbell, Managing Director, SPAR International shares his thoughts on the retail chain's tie-up with Khimji Ramdas and the potential of the regional market.
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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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Inside India’s E-Commerce Battle Royale

Hello there.  This is Saritha Rai from India. It was a high-octane, multiday, multicity blowout of the kind that India has never seen — and...
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‘Retail sector has good prospects to flourish in 2016’

'The 2016 Economic Outlook' discussion recently hosted at Capital Club, Dubai's Premier Private City Club and member of the ENSHAA group of companies, and moderated by renowned speaker, advisor and author Dr Tommy Weir, offered members key insights into what to expect in the coming year regarding the region's economy.
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Gucci’s 28 Percent Growth Fails to Clear High Bar Set by...

Kering SA’s Gucci label outpaced competitors in the fourth quarter, though the 28 percent sales growth won little applause from investors who had high...
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Sparkling debut

TS Kalyanaraman, Chairman and Managing Director, Kalyan Jewellers talks about the potential of Oman and the company’s differentiators in the market. An OER interview  Oman...
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