BAHRAIN. Bahrain World Trade Center (BWTC) this week unveiled its vision for Moda Mall, the company's ultra high-end extension to the existing Bahrain Commercial Complex.
INTERNATIONAL. Rankings based on extensive international survey measuring brand loyalty and consumer perception.
INTERNATIONAL. Cherokee announces agreement for its Cherokee brand throughout the Gulf region.
INTERNATIONAL. Magrudy's, the Dubai-based chain of book stores, is set to expand through franchise across the Gulf. The first move was completed last week with the signing of a franchise agreement to open three stores in Qatar.
INTERNATIONAL. World's leading quick service Italian restaurant company announces international development agreement with Qatar-based Wataniya Restaurants.
INTERNATIONAL. A new pizza chain is set to open stores all over the Middle East, starting with Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Sharjah.
INTERNATIONAL. As marketers globally prepare for the new year, they are looking at a business climate in which marketing enjoys more influence than ever yet faces significant challenges, such as proving ROI and implementing web, mobile marketing and other new technologies.
INTERNATIONAL. HalMart, Malaysia's first integrated halal retail outlet, said it plans to open 100 overseas outlets within the next two years, through franchises and a licensing programme.
INTERNATIONAL. A new international agreement signed by The Entrepreneurís Source (TES) will make it easier for American franchise companies to now award business units and sell their products and services in the Gulf region.
BAHRAIN. UK retail consultant Retail International is flown in to help add finishing touches.
BAHRAIN. Ken Blanchard, the author of the 12 million-selling 'One Minute Manager' (co-authored with Spencer Johnson), will speak live at a full-day event in Manama, Bahrain, on 21 March 2007.
UAE. The retail industry in the Middle East is developing at a frenetic pace, creating opportunities for franchisors and franchisees.
INTERNATIONAL. The latest developments and findings from Retail Internationalís Review of the Year based on a pan-regional survey of 250 shopping centres.
INTERNATIONAL. According to a survey by Billion Plus magazine, Abu Dhabi scored top with 135.2 points, followed closely by Dubai, with 133.4 points, and Beirut, with 127.0 points.
INTERNATIONAL. Gold winner enjoys accolade at international finals in Milan.
BAHRAIN. Leading loyalty programme debuts with over 57 brands.