The number of shoe shops and women’s clothing stores on UK high streets is declining, with both categories being among the hardest hit by store closures in the first six months of 2017, according to research by LDC.
Countries in the Trans Pacific Partnership have reached an agreement to push ahead without the US, by suspending some provisions from the original deal, Vietnamese and Japanese officials said on Saturday.
Hammerson said on Thursday that fashion and sports brands such as Flannels and JD Sports, and personal luxury goods like Rituals and Pandora, accounted for the strongest leasing demand in the third quarter of the year.
A group of seven female employees of Wal-Mart Stores Inc. have brought a new class action against the retailer claiming they were denied promotions and were not paid equally in a case of sex discrimination.
Meetings between Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping in Beijing this week will focus on addressing trade imbalances between the two countries, U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said on Wednesday.
An explosion at a textile factory in northwestern Turkey killed five people and wounded 16 others on Wednesday, the labour minister said, in what seemed to have been caused by a boiler, according to state media.
The Netherlands will review 4,000 corporate tax deals agreed between the government and companies between 2012 and 2016 to determine if they were properly issued, the Finance Ministry said on Wednesday.