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Froman Cites U.S.-Africa Trade Potential at AGOA Forum

Speaking at the AGOA Forum, Froman noted the recent bipartisan passing of a 10-year AGOA extension, the longest extension in the program’s history.

– August 26, 2015

Pete Born

Beauty

The Middle East Drives Fragrance Sales

The Middle East is driving global fragrance sales, as marketers and perfumers discover more about favorite notes around the world.

– August 14, 2015

Business

El Corte Inglés Minority Shareholders Reject Terms of Sale to Qatari Investor

Investment group Ceslar disputes terms of deal with Qatari investor Al Thani.

– August 13, 2015

Business

Niger First LDC to Ratify WTO Trade Facilitation Agreement

The TFA will enter into force once two-thirds of the 162 WTO members formally accept the agreement.

– August 6, 2015

Rich Mnisi

Men's

Men’s Wear Makes Strong Showing at African Fashion Weeks

From Cape Town to Kinshasa, men's designers make a strong statement.

– August 4, 2015

Media

Condé Nast International Said in Talks to Launch Vogue Arabia

CNI said to be discussing a possible launch in the region with ITP.

– August 4, 2015

Business

Delta Galil Promotes CFO, Sees Q2 Profit Drop

Yossi Hajaj named deputy chief executive officer; Jacob Heen to join firm to succeed him as chief financial officer.

– July 29, 2015

On the streets of Tel Aviv.

Fashion

They Are Wearing: Tel Aviv

In this sunny city on the Mediterranean, summer chic translated into neutral, comfortable — and, on occasion, creatively inked.

– July 28, 2015

Business

State Dept. Identifies Forced Labor in Garment, Cotton Sectors

New report on human trafficking details problems of forced labor in several countries and sectors.

– July 27, 2015

Korean designers and winner of the Asia region Wookmark Prize for womenswear, Jin Woo Choi (L) and Yeon Joo Koo (R) of the brand J Koo, pose with the model wearing their design.

Fashion

International Woolmark Prize Selects 12 Global Finalists

The men's wear finals take place in Florence in January and the women's wear finals are in New York in February.

– July 24, 2015