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TOP five 2017 year FDI Confidence Index changes

06 Sep, 2017

TOP five 2017 year FDI Confidence Index changes

European developed markets are also near the top of the list, and Europe again accounts for more Index spots than any other region....

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The Long View: How Will The Global Economic Order Change by 2050?

06 Sep, 2017

The Long View: How Will The Global Economic Order Change by 2050?

We do believe it is possible to trace out the broad shape of economic power shifts over this period....

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In a Half Way Through 2017

07 Sep, 2017

In a Half Way Through 2017

Nearly half way through the year, IMF has raised its projections to 3.5% global GDP growth in 2017 and 3.6% growth in 2018, slightly higher than its outlook going into 2017. Several factors support this view...

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Top 3 Economic predictions for 2017

21 Sep, 2017

Top 3 Economic predictions for 2017

After falling to below 30 $ a barrel — lows not seen for over a decade — in January last year, oil prices have been back on the rise, almost doubling to around $52 a barrel by December....

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Urban World: The Global Consumers to Watch

02 Oct, 2017

Urban World: The Global Consumers to Watch

Dramatic demographic shifts are transforming the world’s consumer landscape. Just three groups of consumers are set to generate half of global urban consumption growth from 2015 to 2030....

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World Foreign Direct Investment Trends UNCTAD 2017 (Part 1)

08 Oct, 2017

World Foreign Direct Investment Trends UNCTAD 2017 (Part 1)

Global investment is seeing a modest recovery, with projections for 2017 cautiously optimistic. Higher economic growth expectations across major regions, a resumption of growth in trade and a recovery...

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World Foreign Direct Investment Trends UNCTAD 2017 (Part 2)

08 Oct, 2017

World Foreign Direct Investment Trends UNCTAD 2017 (Part 2)

In 2016, global FDI flows decreased by 2 per cent to $1.75 trillion, showing that the road to full FDI recovery remains bumpy. Intracompany loans recorded a sizable drop; equity investments were boosted by...

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Top 10 luxury companies

11 Oct, 2017

Top 10 luxury companies

The world’s Top 10 luxury goods companies are the same since 2014, with little acquisition activity by the leading companies during the year. The major M&A event — the €50 billion merger of Italy’s Luxottica...

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World of Luxury

19 Nov, 2017

World of Luxury

​The economic environment for luxury brands continues to be challenging, with slow growth in major developed economies, high levels of debt in emerging markets, deflation or low inflation in rich countries...

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BaselWorld Cuts Number of Exhibitors by Half

21 Nov, 2017

BaselWorld Cuts Number of Exhibitors by Half

Show organizers just announced that the 2018 edition of the Baselworld Watch & Jewellery Show will have between 600 and 700 exhibitors, down from 1,300 this year....

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Top International Children and Maternity Trade Shows

30 Nov, 2017

Top International Children and Maternity Trade Shows

Take a look at our selection of most interesting International Children and Maternity Trade Shows over the first part of 2018. We hope you might find something interesting....

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The Best Gem and Jewelry Trade Shows

01 Dec, 2017

The Best Gem and Jewelry Trade Shows

This list of gem and jewelry events is nowhere near comprehensive and only represents a fraction of the top jewelry fairs held around the world, but of cause there are many other important industry events held...

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Biggest International Boat & Yacht Shows

01 Dec, 2017

Biggest International Boat & Yacht Shows

London Boat Show (London, UK, 10−14 January) will be packed with global, national and boutique brands, first looks, loads of retailers and even unique opportunities to get on the water indoors....

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Must-Visit in 2018 International Cosmetic Shows

03 Dec, 2017

Must-Visit in 2018 International Cosmetic Shows

COSMOBEAUTY (Barcelona, Spain, 20−22 January) in 2017 was the meeting point of the most prominent brands and the best professionals of the sector: more than 50 000 visitors, more than 1 100 brands...

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Top International Sport and Wellness Trade Shows to Attend in 2018

04 Dec, 2017

Top International Sport and Wellness Trade Shows to Attend in 2018

ISPO (Munich, Germany, 28−31 January) more than 2,700 exhibitors will be presenting their latest sports products from segments such as Snowsports, Outdoor, Health & Fitness, Urban and Teamsports...

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Top Bridal Fashion Shows

07 Dec, 2017

Top Bridal Fashion Shows

Take a look at our selection of Bridal Fashion Shows Worldwide over the next six months. We hope you might find something interesting for you....

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Top Specialized Lingerie Trade Shows

08 Dec, 2017

Top Specialized Lingerie Trade Shows

CURVE (Las Vegas, USA, 12−14 February) is organized in partnership with PROJECT WOMENS, the leading contemporary women’s Ready-to-Wear tradeshow on the West Coast with over 350 exhibiting...

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Nearest Fashion Shows in USA. Save the Date!

11 Dec, 2017

Nearest Fashion Shows in USA. Save the Date!

The United States is one of the leading countries in the fashion design industry, along with France, Italy, the United Kingdom, Germany and Japan. Apart from professional business attire, American fashion is...

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Global Growth in 2018 Will Be «As Good As It Gets», Goldman, Barclays Say

01 Jan, 2018

Global Growth in 2018 Will Be «As Good As It Gets», Goldman, Barclays Say

Outlooks for next year from Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (GS, -0.61%) and Barclays Plc (BCS, -0.32%) predict global growth will reach 4%, with G7 economies expected to beat projections for the first time since 2010...

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Last Year M&A Review and New Year Outlook

05 Jan, 2018

Last Year M&A Review and New Year Outlook

For most of 2017, the M&A picture was mixed: In the US, buyers continued acting on historically low borrowing costs and a strengthening economy. Parts of Europe and Asia drove inbound and outbound investment...

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M&As In 2018

23 Jan, 2018

M&As In 2018

Global mergers and acqusitions (M&As) are expected to hit a record $3.2 trillion in 2018 after hitting $2.6 trillion in 2017...

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Top 13 Tourism Exhibitions, Trade Fairs and Shows in The World

08 Jul, 2018

Top 13 Tourism Exhibitions, Trade Fairs and Shows in The World

The global travel industry is one of the fastest growing sectors in the world. In 2017 $1,700 billion was spent in reservations. Without doubt this growth is fostered through the coming together of industry...

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Top 10 Biggest Healthcare Trade Shows in the World

09 Jul, 2018

Top 10 Biggest Healthcare Trade Shows in the World

​The healthcare industry is one of the world’s largest and fastest-growing industries. Every year, hundreds of trade shows and conventions are held across the globe, gathering thousands of healthcare companies...

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Top 13 FMCG Expos

10 Jul, 2018

Top 13 FMCG Expos

Consumer behavior is consistently changing, which leads to structural changes in trade and commerce presenting consistently new challenges to the industry....

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Top 13 Engineering Expos

10 Jul, 2018

Top 13 Engineering Expos

Trade shows for machinery and plant are at the top of the list in international expo portfolios. In all industrial branches, production and processing is based upon automated systems and equipment, and the glob...

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Top 12 Major International Wine Trade Shows & Events

11 Jul, 2018

Top 12 Major International Wine Trade Shows & Events

International wine trade shows are invaluable platforms for wine brand owners to develop their contact base and build brand recognition....

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