Country Reports


    Hong Kong retail sales rise 18.9 percent in July

    Hong Kong's retail sales rose 18.9 percent in July from a year earlier, official statistics showed Tuesday, with demand for cars and home appliances driving the increase, followed by...


    UK B2C Ecommerce: Consolidating the Gains

    Online sales growth will continue to outpace growth in overall retail sales in 2010 and 2011, as more shoppers use the web to save time, stretch their pennies and buy items not readily...


    Wider US trade gap trims Q2 growth estimates

    The U.S. trade gap widened a surprising 18.8 percent in June on a wave of consumer imports from China and other suppliers, suggesting U.S. second-quarter economic growth was weaker than...