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Strong GCC Consumer Optimism Underlines Opportunities for E-Commerce & Tourism

In a recent regional BCG study, 90% of consumers have expressed high optimism for their futures, with more than a quarter planning to increase...

Middle East’s Largest Chinatown Coming Up at Dubai Creek Harbour

Emaar today announced a landmark development that will further strengthen UAE-China relations, coinciding with the historic visit of President Xi Jinping of China to...

Central Park Towers at DIFC welcomes key tenants

Central Park Towers, one of Dubai’s leading commercial, retail, and residential destinations in Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) has been tremendously successful in attracting...

Shop & Save! New Conception of Online Shopping in UAE

People are seeking opportunities to make their life more convenient, comfortable and easy-going. Because of that, and because of the process of constant online...

My City Centre Masdar on track to open in Q2 of...

Majid Al Futtaim’s first shopping mall in the capital will bring a tailored retail and leisure experience closer to home for the fast-growing Masdar City community Majid Al Futtaim, the leading shopping mall, communities, retail and leisure pioneer across the Middle East, Africa and Asia is set to open its...

Nakheel Mall Now 85% Complete

New retail and entertainment destination takes centre stage on Dubai’s Palm Jumeirah Construction of Nakheel Mall, the AED1.2 billion retail and entertainment destination at the...

Leading Turkish brand debuts in the Dubai Mall

Mudo City opened its doors on Sunday, 20th May, 2012 at the Dubai Mall Mudo City one of the most famous brands in Turkey announced...

“The Age Of Focus” marks 26th year of the Retail Congress...

Celebrating its 26th year, the Middle East Council of Shopping Centres & Retailers (MECS+R) is proud to organize the Retail Congress Middle East &...

Carrefour opens in Burj Views, Downtown Dubai

The store at Burj Views, Downtown Dubai, is one of four new Carrefour Market stores set to open by the end of 2011.

Smart Stores Expo 2018 Opens

Event is bannered under the theme ‘Explore the Future of Smart Retail’; will feature a three-day exhibit and a two-day conference All is set for...

Creative camouflage for empty retail spaces

Aesthetic blend of unoccupied retail units and busy shopping mall corridors                    The gold souq in the Dubai Mall is...

A Perfect Night’s Sleep at Robinsons’ John Lewis

John Lewis interacts with its customers on a different level John Lewis hosted a one-of-a-kind event: a sleepover in the store! Eight lucky customers participated...

Global Village next season to begin earlier

Dubai's most popular entertainment venue to open in October 2012 After a tremendous success of its 2012 edition, Global Village today announces that its next...

Worldwide spending intentions declined in Q2

Global consumer confidence declined three index points to 91 in Q2 2012 amid a worsening euro zone crisis, lackluster U.S. job growth and China’s...

World’s Biggest Apple Store to Open in Dubai

Yet another "world's biggest" attraction is set to highlight the importance of Dubai in international news. And this time, the "world's biggest" is not...

Dubai retail market still dominated by large...

Dubai retail market overview The retail market in Dubai continues to experience strong growth, supported by the overall optimism in the market, a growing number...

Dubai Duty Free Named World’s Top Airport Retailer

It turns out, travelers are most sought consumers, as the latest data shows that global duty free and travel retail sales last year increased...

Consumers Plan to Spend 4.1% More During This Holiday Season

Consumers say they will spend an average of $1,007.24 during the holiday season this year, up 4.1 percent from the $967.13 they said they...