According to Deloitte further growth potential for luxury retailers in the ME

According to Deloitte further growth potential for luxury retailers in the ME

27/08/2016 in General

According to Deloitte's "Global Powers of Luxury Goods 2016 Disciplined innovation" report, luxury malls in Dubai and Abu Dhabi have further growth potential inspite of a global market slowdown.

Two more Bateel outlets to open in Saudi Arabia at the close of summer

Two more Bateel outlets to open in Saudi Arabia at the close of summer

25/08/2016 in Food & Beverage

After recently opening a Café Bateel and boutique concept in Khobar, KSA-based Bateel will be opening two more outlets in the Kingdom at the close of the summer. A Bateel boutique concept in Jeddah and a luxury Boutique in Dammam will be marking the ...

Hilton announces plan for two new hotels in Kuwait

Hilton announces plan for two new hotels in Kuwait

25/08/2016 in Hospitality

Hotel chain Hilton is to open two new hotels at The Avenues Mall in Kuwait. The project will start in collaboration with Mabanee-owned Al-Rai Real Estate Company.

Landmark Group announces major agreement with Reem Mall

Landmark Group announces major agreement with Reem Mall

24/08/2016 in General

Dubai-based Landmark Group signed an agreement with Abu Dhabi's Reem Mall to open 23 stores by 2018, the year of the expected opening of the new Mall.

ZOOM plans 150 percent regional expansion in the GCC

ZOOM plans 150 percent regional expansion in the GCC

23/08/2016 in Groceries

UAE-based ZOOM, a supermarket chain part of Emirates National Oil Company (ENOC) plans to open 300 new stores in the GCC by 2025. The emirates alone already count for 30 new stores each year.

Dubai's Al Maya Group reportedly set to close 5 BHS stores in the UAE by the end of the year

Dubai's Al Maya Group reportedly set to close 5 BHS stores in the UAE by the end of the year

19/08/2016 in General

According to Dubai's Al Maya Group, owner of the BHS franchise in the emirates, five UAE branches are reportedly set to close by the end of the year as a result of the failure of the British supermarket chain.

Al Habtoor Motors opens largest Bentley showroom worldwide in Dubai

Al Habtoor Motors opens largest Bentley showroom worldwide in Dubai

19/08/2016 in Automotive

Bentley Emirates, a six floors totalling 75,000 sq ft new Bentley showroom opens on Sheikh Zayed Road in Dubai. The project is a multi-million pound investment by Al Habtoor Motors, the exclusive retail partner for Bentley in the UAE. ...

Dine-in Cinema makes its entry in the UAE

Dine-in Cinema makes its entry in the UAE

17/08/2016 in Hospitality

The Pointe, the waterfront dining and leisure destination on Dubai's Palm Jumeirah, will soon be housing a five-screen luxury movie and entertainment centre, featuring a movie theatre within a restaurant.

Dubai Festival City Mall sees relocation of Sacoor Brothers

Dubai Festival City Mall sees relocation of Sacoor Brothers

16/08/2016 in Fashion

Portugal-based Sacoor Brothers relocated its original boutique in the Middle East at Dubai Festival City. The international fashion and lifestyle brand is now located in a prime location on the ground floor.

Carrefour's 'Mediterranean concept store' on track for Mall of Qatar opening

Carrefour's 'Mediterranean concept store' on track for Mall of Qatar opening

16/08/2016 in General

Carrefour, one of the key anchor tenants of the Mall of Qatar, completed already 93% of its fit-out process. This is on track for the expected opening of Mall of Qatar scheduled for October 2016.

Food & Beverage

Burger chain Wendy's plans to open 150 outlets in the MENA region over the next 10 years

Burger chain Wendy's plans to open 150 outlets in the MENA region…

Wendy's regional partner, Kuwait-based Al-Ghanim Industries, is looking for rapid growth in the MENA region...

Fashion

Dubai Festival City Mall sees relocation of Sacoor Brothers

Dubai Festival City Mall sees relocation of Sacoor Brothers

Portugal-based Sacoor Brothers relocated its original boutique in the Middle East at Dubai Festival City...