Saudi Arabia-based bookstore chain Jarir Marketing Company plans to expand the number of its stores by at least 70 per cent in the next five years to take advantage of the Gulf region's rapid population growth.
Flagship Projects, a leading Dubai-based hi-tech mobile and Web applications provider, has launched a new bookstore application that targets the Arab audience with more than 4,500 books covering various sectors.
Rufoof, the new application
Flagship, a leading Dubai-based hi-tech mobile and web applications provider, launched 'Rufoof', a bookstore application, at the recent Gitex Technology Week.
Rufoof targets the Arab audience with more than 4,500 books covering various sec
Harry Potter has no spell for bookstore profits. Millions of people will descend on stores for a copy of 'Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows' in July, but deep discounts mean many will struggle to turn a profit from the jamboree.