Luxury Goods & Duty Free

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Posted: 07-08-2011
INTERNATIONAL. It’s a tiny circle known for exclusivity, but its global reach into emerging markets means the luxury business needs online networking. When you think of luxury, you think of small, elite, exclusive. When you think of the internet you think exactly the opposite, and marrying the two has historically enjoyed little success. Yet a company called The Luxury Society evolved into a flourishing business by exploring where a mass media platform could successfully meld with a niche luxury network. According to Pierre-Yves Poulain, co-founder with four others of the website that i
Posted: May 17, 2019
BAHRAIN. Led by Executive Chef Yann Bernard Lejard, it marks the first Krug Ambassade in the Middle East and the fourth exclusive La Table Krug in the world.
Posted: April 26, 2019
Montecito, CA. The iconic luxury getaway will reopen to showcase a stunning fresh look, coupled with the same beloved bespoke offerings and unmatched personal service.
Posted: April 10, 2019
UAE. Emaar, the global developer, is partnering for the first time with the renowned fashion designer for the new residential development.
Posted: April 5, 2019
OMAN. The Residences at Mandarin Oriental are being introduced for the first time in the region, representing Oman's first high-end branded, fully-serviced residences.
Posted: March 1, 2019
GENEVA. The exhibition, during the Venice Biennale 2019, will present works by established and rising artists seeking to break the thin boundaries between art, architecture and design.
Posted: February 28, 2019
HONG KONG. Together with Diamond, Gem & Pearl Show forms world's largest jewellery marketplace.
Posted: February 19, 2019
UAE. bgX is a beauty tech platform offering on-demand beauty services and one of the world's fastest retail ecommerce delivery platforms.
Posted: February 8, 2019
UAE. Multi-year agreement will see GAC Dubai handle approximately 17,000 SKUs across multiple product categories.
Posted: February 7, 2019
UAE. Via THE LIST App customers can shop unique luxury products and pay directly with Bitcoins and shortly with over 20 additional cryptocurrencies.
Posted: January 29, 2019
UAE. The Mouawad Dragon stone was discovered in the ancient alluvial deposits in South Africa; The planning and cutting took over six months to complete.
Posted: January 18, 2019
ISTANBUL. Russian model will colour up Linexpo; The Lingerie and Hosiery Fair will be an important meeting point for more than 250 brands in the sector.
Posted: December 18, 2018
UAE. Anthony Chalhoub, co-CEO of Chalhoub Group, died on 17 December in Paris following a long battle with cancer.
Posted: October 11, 2018
UAE. Two new fall and winter designs are now available for Snapchat’s camera sunglasses, making it easy to capture your world the way you see it
Posted: October 5, 2018
MILAN and DUBAI. Landmark agreement to see first iconic Hotel in Dubai, followed by sister properties around the world.
Posted: September 16, 2018
UAE. The store was designed with a younger, fresher appeal complete with digital visuals and exciting personalized services.

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: May 20, 2019
INTERNATIONAL. With "all things digital", a generous amount of ambiguity and experimentation is always to be expected. But one thing seems fairly certain: big data will demand more of people, not less, as our digital epoch unfolds.
date:Posted: May 17, 2019
LONDON. The UAE is the best-known example of business-friendly reform in the MENA region; Many Western countries' instinct to protect and turn inwards, combined with a wider stagnation in the quality of Governance globally is acting as a brake on Economic Openness.
date:Posted: May 17, 2019
UAE. Ecosystems and open platforms create an economy of things; First Digital Trust Forum with international experts; "We need secure, open platforms and an internet in which users have the power to decide for themselves."
INTERNATIONAL. With "all things digital", a generous amount of ambiguity and experimentation is always to be expected. But one thing seems fairly certain: big data will demand more of people, not less, as our digital epoch unfolds.
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