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Posted: 08-08-2011
INTERNATIONAL. Kraft's recent announcement to split its operations into two publicly traded companies outlines a plan to create two different trading entities with distinct priorities and strengths. This is intended to help the company achieve the next stage of its ongoing restructuring process, since its acquisition of Cadbury in January 2010. Kraft is now bundling and spinning off its US Beverages, Cheese, Convenient Meals and Grocery segments, the non-snack categories in Canada and its foodservice operations, which are worth an estimated US$16 billion in sales in total. The larger of t
Posted: July 15, 2015
UAE. UAE ranks eighth overall in Arcadis Retail Operation Index, with a strong economic environment and infrastructure ranking; UAE tops Middle East ranking as the most attraction location for retailers, followed by Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait and Egypt.
Posted: July 1, 2015
UAE. New leadership structure will support the company's ambitious growth plans within the MENA region.
Posted: June 25, 2015
UAE. EZHeights.com has launched Barter Shop to encourage exchange of goods and services.
Posted: June 23, 2015
UAE. Trussbridge arranges and participates in its first investment in the consumer food sector in North America; La Maison Cannelle is a leading artisanal Gluten-Free food products manufacturer based in Quebec.
Posted: June 16, 2015
INTERNATIONAL. BeBop smart fabric sensor company recognized for commercially scalable solutions for global OEMs & best practices.
Posted: June 6, 2015
UAE. More than 65,000 users of the app benefit from offers across 15 countries.
Posted: June 2, 2015
UAE. UAE among Top 10 Global Retail Destinations in the 2015 A.T. Kearney Global Retail Development Index; Luxury brands are adapting their strategies to succeed in diverse and evolving emerging markets.
Posted: June 1, 2015
UAE. Scottish designer Catherine Granger's in-demand footwear are causing a stir with traditional tartan soles, red hot wedding glamour and bespoke engraving.
Posted: June 1, 2015
UAE. A survey conducted by global market research company YouGov and Transform magazine on brand perceptions in the GCC found that over two-thirds (71%) of professionals working in the field of marketing, advertising or branding believe brand owners in the region still lag behind their international counterparts.
Posted: May 28, 2015
SAUDI ARABIA. Further growth expected in cosmetics and personal care sector; Latest statistics suggest sales of skincare products in Saudi Arabia are expected to reach US$502.9 million in 2015.
Posted: May 26, 2015
UAE. 89% of UAE consumers are more likely to buy from e-commerce platforms that personalise their content.
Posted: May 26, 2015
UAE. New signing brings authentic sports memorabilia to the UAE, with exclusive rights for FIFA World Cup, UEFA Champions League, Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo.
Posted: May 25, 2015
UAE. Deals in healthcare, oil and gas, petrochemicals and consumer goods are being considered, according to the firm's CEO; "Our aspiration is to be a US$5 billion - US$10 billion asset manager.
Posted: May 19, 2015
SAUDI ARABIA. After extensive negotiations between AHAB and the Steering Committee, the Company will present an enhanced settlement proposal at a Claimants' meeting to be held in Dubai on June 2nd.
Posted: May 18, 2015
UAE. Dubai has a presence of 55.7% of international retailers followed by Shanghai with 53.4%; Abu Dhabi ranks third place in top target market by new entrants; London retains top position as international shopping destination.

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date:Posted: August 28, 2015
INTERNATIONAL. Suspected anchors on the gold price, such as an interest rate increase and devaluation of the yuan, could actually be a rallying cry for commodities, he says in this interview with The Gold Report.
date:Posted: August 28, 2015
INTERNATIONAL. The Turkish Football Federation in a demonstration of the inseparable ties between sports and politics, has effectively declared its support for renewed Turkish-Kurdish hostilities.
date:Posted: August 28, 2015
INTERNATIONAL. "Now, that multi-trillion-dollar money-pumping bubble, which overinflated equity markets, is quickly deflating. And so, too, are the economies and commodities pumped up with it."
INTERNATIONAL. Leaving them to their own devices is no longer a viable option as the continuation of the conflict is hazardous and potentially explosive. The resumption of bilateral peace negotiations with US mediation alone will not succeed any more than the Obama administration's two previous efforts.
INTERNATIONAL. Suspected anchors on the gold price, such as an interest rate increase and devaluation of the yuan, could actually be a rallying cry for commodities, he says in this interview with The Gold Report.
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