Webinar – Doing business in the State of West Bengal (July 11, 2018)

Join the U.S. Department of Commerce, the Indian Ministry of Commerce and Industry, and the Government of West Bengal for a free webinar on doing business in the State of West Bengal. Event:  “Doing Business in the State of West Bengal” Webinar Date:  July 11, 2018 Time:  9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. EDT Cost: There is no cost … More Webinar – Doing business in the State of West Bengal (July 11, 2018)

Hong Kong Fashion Week for Spring/Summer opened

“Corporate Fashion and Uniforms” Zone Debuts; “Fashion Tech” Zone Explores the Latest Technological Application The 25th Hong Kong Fashion Week for Spring/Summer opened today (July 9, 2018) at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre and will run until 12 July. Organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), the show gathers around 1100 … More Hong Kong Fashion Week for Spring/Summer opened

144th GENERAL ASSEMBLY of the BREMEN COTTON EXCHANGE

On June 28, the 144th Annual General Meeting of the members of the Association of the Bremen Cotton Exchange took place in the 146th fiscal year. The Board of Directors provided the members with a report on the past financial year and submitted their accounts. In addition, the administrative office informed about its activities in … More 144th GENERAL ASSEMBLY of the BREMEN COTTON EXCHANGE

To sustain the boom, let us avoid harming ourselves

By guest author Matthew Shay President and CEO of the U.S. National Retail Federation The U.S. economy is firing on all cylinders. Unemployment is at an 18-year low, with employers adding jobs so fast there are more openings than unemployed Americans to fill them. Retail sales have been up nearly 5 percent year-over-year over the … More To sustain the boom, let us avoid harming ourselves

Design for science in Finland

By guest author Valeria Azovskaya, Designer, Aalto University Materials Platform, Finland “Collaboration between scientists and designers is not yet a very common practice. Visualisation is one of the tools materials researchers could easily adopt from design practices to explain complex scientific ideas and concepts. Design can help in many different ways: It can provide support … More Design for science in Finland

For Luxury Retail Real Estate, Paris retains Its “Je ne sais quoi”

By guest author Isobel Lee from Wall Street Journal The City of Light is an especially bright spot for retail real estate, with more luxury store openings than any other city in the world last year One of the few bright spots in retail real estate these days is on the so-called “high streets” of … More For Luxury Retail Real Estate, Paris retains Its “Je ne sais quoi”