According to the Consumer Price Index (CPI) report for the month of March 2020 released recently by the Statistics Centre – Abu Dhabi (SCAD), the CPI declined by 2.6 per cent to 107.6 points in March 2020 down from 110.5 points in March 2019.
According to the latest issue of the ‘Weekly Price Index Report’ released by the Statistics Centre - Abu Dhabi (SCAD), for a selected basket of food and non-food consumer goods, the index decreased by 0.7 per cent to 103.0 points in the second week of April 2020,
Migration to the latest technology and digital transformation will play a crucial role in shaping the future of the $275.4 billion retail sector in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries, retail sector
With the resumption of economic activities, consumer confidence in the country has improved in July, according to the monthly Refinitiv-Ipsos Primary Consumer Sentiment Index (PCSI).
The second quarter of 2021 saw consumer optimism in Dubai rising to its highest level since 2011, according to the quarterly Consumer Confidence Index of Dubai Economy.
India’s June retail inflation eased up on a sequential basis but still managed to remain above the 6 per cent threshold. The data, furnished by the National Statistical Office (NSO),
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In a sign that bodes well for an eventual market recovery after the coronavirus, consumer spending in the UAE continues to increase for the third straight month, jumping 63 per cent in August as compared to March,