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  • Setting up shop…online

    Setting up shop…online

    When it comes to online shopping, the GCC is a relatively immature market. But with the financial crisis threatening to run retailers out of business, store managements are looking to the Internet to increase their customer base. Kipp speaks to Dina Saleh, Co-owner, Business Development and Operational Director at S*uce, about buying clothes online, and why it hasn't taken off in the region.

    July 19, 2009 2:01
  • The lure of Dubai’s malls

    The lure of Dubai’s malls

    Malls are some of Dubai's biggest attractions. But do they continue to attract tourists and residents like they used to, in spite of the financial crisis?

    July 11, 2009 8:37
  • Eye of the storm

    Eye of the storm

    While some Arab governments appear to have successfully fought off the worst effects of the global economic crisis, long-term challenges loom.

    May 12, 2009 3:06
  • Ride to fame

    Ride to fame

    The Abdul Latif Jameel Group, long a force to be reckoned with in the region’s auto dealership industry, is making considerable inroads farther afield, reports Trends magazine.

    March 17, 2009 10:16