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Business

Four More Countries Ratify WTO Trade Facilitation Pact

China, Switzerland, Belize and Chinese Taipei ratified the agreement this week, bringing the number of countries that have given their formal approval to 16.

– September 4, 2015

Bonotto fall 2016 fabric looks

The Markets

China Jitters Cloud Milano Unica Fair

The U.S. remains a key export market for Italian firms, especially as China’s economic troubles and monetary policy — along with Greece’s continued woes — limit growth opportunities.

– September 4, 2015

A look from Zegna "Made in Japan" collection

Men's

Zegna Unveils Japan-Made Capsule Collection

In bid to highlight Japan's high level of craftsmanship and lure new customers, the men's wear brand is rolling out an exclusive capsule collection made entirely in the country by local artisans.

– September 4, 2015

Fashion

Australian Designers to Show in Paris

Kym Ellery will be among the designers on the official Paris schedule this season.

– September 3, 2015

chow tai fook's diamond necklace “A Heritage in Bloom,”

Accessories

Chow Tai Fook Unveils Mega-Diamond Necklace

The necklace, called “A Heritage in Bloom,” is centered on 24 D-color internally flawless diamonds cut from the Cullinan Heritage.

– September 3, 2015

The Markets

Tazreen Owner and 12 Others Indicted by Dhaka Court

They are expected to go on trial from October 1.

– September 3, 2015

Michael Kors, store on 5th Avenue, NYC.

Business

List: Top 10 Stock Gainers

Despite successive rounds of stock sell-offs in August, the volatility in the market also has an upside.

– September 3, 2015

Business

China Survey Cites Healthy Appetite for Designer Handbags

RBC Capital Markets upgraded Hermès International based on high purchasing proclivities, low price resistance.

– September 3, 2015

Business

Customs Brokers Strike in Pakistan

One of the major demands of the strikers is for the Federal Board of Revenue to remove a new 8 percent sales tax that has been imposed on the industry.

– September 2, 2015

Business

Japanese Retailers See Sales Growth in August

Favorable weather conditions and growing demand from inbound tourists boosted business.

– September 2, 2015