Shifts in household savings, economic growth and consumer spending on “stuff” vs. “experiences” are in focus as businesses continue to move digital Global economic outlook report was launched at Expo 2020 Dubai, where 192 countries are currently participating in the world expo Riyadh, Saudi Arabia; December 9, 2021: Ahead of the pandemic’s second year …
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In the United Arab Emirates, small business home furnishing companies have been seeing improved performance as compared to 80% decline in global in-store sales at the height of the pandemic Small businesses globally go digital at three-times pre-pandemic levels Dubai, UAE; 15 November 2021: To shed light on the impact the global health crisis – …
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Small businesses globally go digital at three-times pre-pandemic levels Dubai, UAE; 15 November 2021: To shed light on the impact the global health crisis – and ongoing recovery – has had on small businesses globally, Mastercard released Recovery Insights: Small Business Reset. The report revealed that in the Middle East and Africa, lodging small businesses …
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Roughly 9% of the small retailers in South Africa remained closed after six months vs 3% of the large retailers Following shutdowns worldwide, the number of businesses going online each month tripled from pre-pandemic levels, peaking in July 2020 Johannesburg, South Africa; 09 November 2021: To shed light on the impact of the global health …
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