Monthly Archives: November 2012

In pictures : Dubai then and now

Sheikh Zayed Road, 1995 Photographer: Gulf News; observed by Asad Azizi, 29, Iranian, who has lived in Dubai all his life. This picture was snapped from the World Trade Centre, not long after the Crowne Plaza hotel was built – … Continue reading

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Emaar to add luxury apartments, hotel to Dubai Mall

Emaar Properties said it will expand Dubai Mall to include luxury homes, serviced residences and a new hotel as part of its 1m sq ft expansion. Emaar Properties, Dubai’s largest property developer, said it will expand Dubai Mall to include … Continue reading

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Victorinox Swiss Army Launches Jetsetter USB for Apple Users

Just in time for the holiday shopping season, Victorinox Swiss Army today announced the release of its first USB designed specifically for Mac users. Fittingly named the Jetsetter, the USB features flight-friendly Swiss Army implements along with a detachable flash … Continue reading

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SEPHORA Announces The 2013-2014 PRO Artists!

Zee Report::Fashion news SEPHORA Announces The 2013-2014 PRO Artists! SEPHORA is proud to announce the new SEPHORA PROs, a team of 17 elite beauty experts that will travel the Americas throughout 2013 and 2014, showcasing the highest level of beauty … Continue reading

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Tiffany Cuts Full-Year Profit Forecast, Earnings Missed

Tiffany Shares Tumble After Cutting Profit Forecast Tiffany & Co. (TIF), the world’s second- largest luxury jewelry retailer, cut its annual profit forecast for the third time this year after higher diamond costs ate into margins and customers curbed spending … Continue reading

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Express, Inc. Reports Third Quarter Results

Express, Inc., a specialty retail apparel chain operating more than 600 stores, today announced its third quarter 2012 financial results for the thirteen and thirty-nine week periods ended October 27, 2012, which compares to the same period ended October 29, … Continue reading

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Pick n Pay opens fifth store in Zambia

SOUTH African grocery retailer Pick n Pay on Thursday opened its fifth Zambian store in Kitwe, the country’s second-largest city. The retailer, which opened its first store in Zambia in 2010, already had three stores in Lusaka and one in … Continue reading

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