TITLE

LUXURY GOODS FIRMS TARGET THE MIDDLE EAST

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Pamela Ann
PUB. DATE
November 2000
SOURCE
Middle East;Nov2000, Issue 306, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the expansion of international retailers and luxury brand manufacturers to the Middle East. Increase in number of millionaires in the region; Impact of escalating oil prices on the economy of the Middle East; Openness of the Middle East to all levels of demand in the luxury goods sector; Construction of the multi-million dollar Al Faisaliah center and Prince Al Waleed's Kingdom Center in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
ACCESSION #
3764983

 

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