Monday 22 September 2014
 
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Visa cardholders spent $4bn during Ramadan

Visa cardholders in Mena spent on $3.98 billion across all Visa products, credit, debit and prepaid during the 2014 Ramadan, reflecting a 16 per cent increase over the same period last year, a report said. The findings were released today (September 21) in the Visa Mena Ramadan a

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Prada to open fewer stores as profit falls

Italian luxury goods group Prada said it will be opening fewer stores than previously planned this year after reporting a 21 per cent fall in its first-half net profit. The company said it did not see significant improvements in the luxury market in the coming months and forecast

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Twenty4 opens third outlet in Bahrain

Twenty4, a leading value-fashion brand in the Middle East, has launched its third outlet in Bahrain at Ramli Mall. It follows successful openings in UAE, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia and two other stores in Bahrain, said a statement. The retailer is the latest offering fro

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Xerox unveils new devices and solutions

Xerox has unveiled new functionalities, apps and products for its ConnectKey 1.5 software and technology, to simplify the evolving workplace. The latest enhancements include four new multifunction printers (MFPs), including two A4/letter-sized devices and software apps that push

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UAE retail sector on path to hit 33pc growth

The UAE retail sector is expected to grow over 33 per cent by 2015, a report said, adding that the growth is attracting investment into other GCC countries, including Saudi Arabia, Kuwait and Oman, and to a smaller extent Qatar and Bahrain. Dubai is the region’s leading ret

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Apple to unveil new iPads, OS on Oct 21

Apple is set to launch two new iPads and release the next version of its Mac operating system at its next event on October 21, a Daily Dot report said, citing sources familiar with the matter. The company plans to unveil the sixth generation of its iPad and the third edition of t

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IPhone 6 ‘best smartphone ever made’

The iPhone 6 is the best smartphone available or "ever made", most reviewers say, noting that Apple has finally realized that and given iPhone users a product that may be low on novelty but high on improvements. The 5.5-inch iPhone 6 Plus has been described as a "p

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DSG to participate in Gitex 2014

Dubai Smart Government Department (DSG) has announced the participation of 36 government entities in the 34th edition of the Gulf Information Technology Exhibition (Gitex) Technology Week 2014, the annual consumer computer and electronics trade show. At the expo DSG will have, a

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Record pre-orders for new iPhones

Apple said it received a record four million first-day pre-orders of its new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, meaning many customers will have to wait until October for their new phones. Apple said a significant number of orders will be delivered to customers beginning Friday, but man

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Dalma Mall to introduce new attractions

Dalma Mall, the largest shopping and lifestyle destination in Abu Dhabi,UAE, will introduce the latest technology movie screens and add more global brands in order to attract more customers. The new additions will offer customers better experience and world-class facilities.

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