Cubans, in the region's only communist country with a still mostly state-led economy, face very high prices and not much selection at all.
The first of its kind ‘Zero 6’ mall in Sharjah is bringing a host of exciting activities and entertainment for the whole family from the first day of Eid Al Fitr until June 8.
A group of twenty needy children had a unique experience of shopping with government officials as part of its ‘Societal Initiative’ to reflect children’s financial, psychological and moral needs in ‘Year of Tolerance’.
Last year, I huffed my way up a steep, narrow flight of stairs to meet a man who owned a small garment workshop in western India. The workshop —with about 20 male workers sewing —was hot and stuffy in the punishing Indian summer. But it looked like it was snowing.