Hong Kong’s August retail sales were the worst on record, the government said, as escalating anti-government protests that have gripped the Chinese-ruled city for nearly four months scared off tourists and battered spending.
Gitex Shopper 2019, the region’s largest consumer electronics shopping event, opened its doors on Tuesday at the Dubai World Trade Centre with mega deals, amazing prizes and the most technologically-advanced gadgets.
British retail sales fell for a fifth straight month in September, the Confederation of British Industry said, and credit card lending data also pointed to a possible softening in consumer demand ahead of Brexit.
US retail sales fell for the first time in seven months in September, suggesting that manufacturing-led weakness could be spreading to the broader economy, keeping the door open for the Federal Reserve to cut interest rates again later this month.
British shoppers grew more cautious about their spending in the three months to September despite enjoying real growth in their wages, raising concerns about the health of the economy in the run-up to Brexit.
India’s domestic passenger vehicle sales in July dived at the steepest pace in nearly two decades, an auto industry body said on Tuesday, as a financing crunch deepened a crisis in the country’s autos sector and triggered large-scale job losses.
The value of apparel sales in the UAE amounted to $12.3 billion in 2018, registering an annual growth rate of about 4.8%, while the sector is expected to see stronger performance over the 2019-2023 period, new analysis released by Dubai Chamber
Singapore said on Monday it will impose a blanket ban on the domestic sale of elephant ivory and products from 2021 as the government tightens its campaign against illegal wildlife trade.
The ongoing mega retail and entertainment happening in the emirate, Dubai Summer Surprises (DSS) excitement has reached fever pitch. Coming to an end on Aug.3, there’s still plenty of fun to have over the last day