US consumer prices in May recorded their largest increase in more than two years as gasoline prices surged, suggesting the drag on inflation from lower oil prices was fading.
Other data on Thursday showed the economy was regaining
The consumer price index in Bahrain dropped by 0.6 per cent to 122.8 points last month compared with 123.6 in March last year.
The index had risen by 2.2 per cent last month to 122.8 points, from 120.1 in April last year, said a r
The UAE, Bahrain and Poland have emerged as Citigroup's top consumer markets in the Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) region, a senior executive said, as the bank focuses on growth areas.
Citigroup, one of the world's
The consumer spending in the UAE has increased to $168 billion in 2013 from $150.4 billion in 2012, a regional retail expert said quoting the National Bureau of Statistics, UAE.
The spending in the US rose to $10,972 billion in 20
Henkel, a leading manufacturer of consumer goods and adhesives technologies, holds leading market positions in the consumer and industrial sectors across the globe an has been pushing the boundaries of innovation.
It has carved a
Kantar Worldpanel, a leader in gaining insights into consumer and shopper behaviour, has enhanced its panel in Saudi Arabia by 50 per cent.
Geared to provide a robust measurement of shopping behaviour in the kingdom, the ex
A law governing the standards and specifications of consumer goods entering Bahrain could be introduced.
The bill, put forward by the Industry and Commerce Ministry, would give the minister right of approval over the sale of comme
US consumer prices fell over the past year for the first time since 2009 as gasoline prices continued to tumble, which could allow a cautious Federal Reserve more room to hold off on raising interest rates.
Other data on Thursday
Bahrain’s largest consumer exhibition, the Autumn Fair, is set to open today (January 21).
More than 750 exhibitors from 20 countries are taking part in the 26th edition of the fair, which will be held under the patronage of
Al Meera Consumer Goods Company has signed a partnership with Ooredoo’s Nojoom, a leading loyalty programme, at its headquarter to provide new awards to its customers.
In line with its motto ‘Your Favourite Neighbourho