Passenger vehicle wholesales up 13.6%: SIAM

As per the data, passenger vehicle sales stood at 252,998 units in December 2020, compared to 222,728 units in December 2019 Domestic wholesales of passenger vehicles grew 13.6% year-on-year in December 2020 albeit on a lower base, according to data released by the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM). The industry body added that the market […]

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“Existence Threatened”: Industry Body As 50% Swiss Hotels Risk Bankruptcy

The Swiss government is expected this week to extend the closure of bars, restaurants and leisure facilities across the country until the end of February. Nearly half of Switzerland’s restaurants and hotels risk bankruptcy within months failing financial support to weather devastating Covid-19 measures, the sector’s employer group warned Sunday. The Swiss government is expected […]

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World’s deepest pool to open in Poland

How low can you go? When the world’s deepest pool opens in Poland later this year, complete with underwater caves and overhangs, you’ll be able to go as low as 45 meters (148 feet). An ideal training spot for professional scuba divers, the Deepspot pool will hold 8,000 cubic meters of water — 27 times the volume […]

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UK fashion brands battle for China’s growing market

Over the next week Shanghai Fashion Week will fill the city with models, designers and buyers. The show is becoming a key route into China but the lucrative market remains difficult to navigate. London-based fashion designer Roksanda Ilincic says she admires the adventurous spirit of her Chinese customers. They’re experimental with a taste for clothes […]

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