Mall of the Emirates


The Mall of the Emirates Adds Massive Extension

The addition includes a movie theater and a slew of new stores.

– September 30, 2015

Laurent Potdevin, CEO of Lululemon Athletica

The Markets

Lululemon Expands to the Middle East

The activewear company sees opening 15 to 20 stores in the region over the next five years.

– September 28, 2015


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


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


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


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 Wear Makes Strong Showing at African Fashion Weeks

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

– August 4, 2015


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


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.


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