Saturday, July 20, 2019

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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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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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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Al Araimi Walk to create 3,000 jobs

Al Raid Group announced that its upcoming project, Al Araimi Walk will generate around 3,000 jobs.The company added that it was excited about...
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Retail Frontier

The phenomenal growth of mega hypermarkets all across the Sultanate, has completely transformed the retail landscape and is all set to galvanise the jobs...
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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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General Enterprises Company commences operations in Oman

General Enterprises Company ( GECO) , part of the Albatha Retail & Home Products Group, of Albatha Holding, UAE,  recently commenced  its operation in the...
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Transport cost triggers inflation to 2.38 per cent in February

Oman’s consumer inflation in February rose by 2.38 per cent year-on-year, mainly due to a 9.33 per cent price hike in the transport sub-segment...
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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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