Archive: 2017


Russian luxury market bouncing back, but some brands lagging behind

Despite a difficult trading year in 2015, luxury brands are staging a comeback in the Russian marketplace, according to a new report from customer engagement...

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China to invest in new flax processing factory in Belarus

A new flax processing facility will be set up in the Mogilev Oblast of Belarus with the help of Chinese investments, reports the BelTA news...

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EBRD supports repositioning of Intersport Slovenia

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is supporting the acquisition of Intersport ISI by Sigur Retail Group from Mercator with a €14m (US$14.

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EU backs Uzbekistan textile trade deal

The European Parliament has approved a textile agreement with Uzbekistan, acknowledging the country’s efforts to eradicate child labour.

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