Monthly Archives: August 2017

Can Global Fashion Group Shed Its Turbulent Past and Become Profitable?

LUXEMBOURG — The combination of exploding internet adoption and fast-growing fashion markets in emerging economies from Latin America to Southeast Asia presents a significant opportunity for fashion e-commerce players with the savvy to negotiate barriers like government bureaucracy, high import taxes, shipping costs and consumer concerns about payments and privacy. German brothers Oliver, Marc and Alexander Samwer were early to the ...

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Type 2 diabetes – new way to control blood sugar could get rid of painful monitoring

A new app called Epic Health could monitor glucose levels in healthy and type 2 diabetic patients is just as accurate as traditional, invasive methods that use the finger prick test to draw blood. Type 2 diabetes cause blood sugar levels to rise, but it must be monitored to prevent people experiencing hyperglycaemia. The app, which works by the user ...

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News: Antigua & Barbuda reports uptick in UK bookings following campaign

The Antigua & Barbuda Tourism Authority’s recent marketing campaign has contributed to the growth in revenue being reported by UK tour operators, despite Brexit. Luxury tour operator, the Inspiring Travel Company (part of the ITC Travel Group, which also owns the Western & Oriental brand) has reported growth in Antigua bookings with the island becoming one of its strongest destinations ...

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