Saudi Arabia opens first women-only car showroom

Showroom launches in Jeddah to allow women the freedom to choose their own cars ahead of lifting of driving ban Read more...

Malabar Gold and Diamonds to expand across Gulf

Openings will bring the number of showrooms to 208 in nine countries, with dozens more expected in 2018 Read more...

Dubai retail giant opens first Ras Al Khaimah mall

My City Centre Al Dhait is part of Majid Al Futtaim’s plan to raise UAE investments by AED30bn by 2026 Read more...

Chinese giant hired to build new $136m Ajman mall

Construction of 100-store Mirkaaz is scheduled to be completed in late 2019 Read more...

Saudi retailer eXtra eyes profits rebound in 2018

Electronics retailer says rising online sales to counter slowdown caused by launch of VAT Read more...

UAE brick and mortar will continue to be stronger than e-commerce

Niranjan Gidwani, Chief Executive, Eros Group said e-commerce accounts for just five percent of the total consumer electronics retail business in the UAE Read more...

Japanese retailer expands in UAE, eyes further growth in 2018

Daiso Japan launches its second store in Ajman, taking total count to 52 stores in GCC region Read more...

Dubai Duty Free sales hit record $1.93bn in 2017

Airport retailer posts 5.6% increase in sales over previous year Read more...

Dubai firm inks M&S deal for Hong Kong, Macau retail ops

Al-Futtaim becomes the new sole franchisee for M&S in Hong Kong and Macau; now operates 72 stores in 11 markets Read more...

Saudi petrol stations censured for hoarding ahead of price hike

A total of 68 stations were closed by the Ministry of Commerce and Investment following nation-wide inspections. Read more...