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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: August 28, 2015
INTERNATIONAL. Companies and organizations from 22 countries and regions have confirmed their participation, with several heads of state, ministerial officials and leaders of commerce associations expected to attend.
Posted: August 27, 2015
UAE. From Robotics to Virtual Reality and from wearables to The Internet of Everything, the GITEX Shopper predicts exciting new gadgets, devices and innovations driving consumer technology.
Posted: August 26, 2015
UAE. Innovation Challenge will test 1,300 ideas to find the company's latest great moment.
Posted: August 24, 2015
UAE. Large homegrown online marketplaces will lead digital growth in the Arab region, with retail sales expected to surge from the current US$10 billion to US$100 billion in 2025.
Posted: August 19, 2015
UAE. Canvas shoe collection available for the first time in the Middle East at Level Shoe District and House of Fraser.
Posted: August 19, 2015
UAE. Surveyed online by YouGov, the findings provide great insights into the spending behaviour of UAE residents, especially with regards to the method of payments.
Posted: August 11, 2015
UAE. 7 assets achieved green building certification; 69% recycling rate at Majid Al Futtaim's main office; 181 employees received sustainability training; AED7.3 million invested in the community.
Posted: August 5, 2015
UAE. Certified online trader of pre-owned authentic timepieces provides customers the easiest, most secure and most cost-effective way to buy and sell top quality, , world-class luxury watches.
Posted: August 5, 2015
UAE. MEASA's leading technology showcase extends footprint to ICT professionals in oil & gas, education, healthcare, retail, banking and construction.
Posted: July 29, 2015
UAE. Diesel price lowered from AED 2.90 to AED 2.05 per liter; AED 2.14 new price of gasoline (95 octane) per liter; New prices effective from August 1, 2015.
Posted: July 27, 2015
UAE. UAE-originated artisan brand to showcase unique assortment to chocolate connoisseurs at iconic luxury London store.
Posted: July 22, 2015
UAE. Revenue for the first six months of 2015 US$ 398 million, 16% higher than H1 2014; Net profit for Q2 2015 is US$ 112 million, 43% higher than Q2 2014.
Posted: July 22, 2015
UAE. Riverbed SteelCentral helps detect, analyze and resolve SaaS performance issues through its comprehensive visibility and management solution.
Posted: July 22, 2015
UAE. City Centre Mirdif mall in Dubai attains LEED Gold Existing Buildings Operation and Maintenance certification; Achieves certification in one of the hottest places on earth.
Posted: July 21, 2015
UAE. Dubai to add 1,600 more F&B outlets by 2019, according to KPMG report; The H Holding plans to incorporate diversified retail and hospitality services under one roof.


date:Posted: September 1, 2015
UAE. PA Consulting Group study shows organisations in UAE, Saudi, Qatar must develop staff to think creatively to boost productivity.
date:Posted: August 31, 2015
UAE. Phidar Advisory's latest residential research note finds prices continue to decline; Key currencies are the Indian Rupee, British Pound and Pakistani Rupee; "Currency trends may help us understand and forecast local property prices," says Jesse Downs.
date:Posted: August 31, 2015
UAE. "It'll take some time before China adjusts to a more stable growth path. So, this sort of volatility will be with us for a while and perhaps worse," according to Linda Yueh, Adjunct Professor of Economics, London Business School.
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.