Make References to Taiwan, Face Crack-Down–China Warns Global Firms

  China Threatens U.S. Airlines Over Taiwan References Beijing is pressuring companies around the world to follow the party line on Taiwan sovereignty — or else. BY JAMES PALMER, BETHANY ALLEN-EBRAHIMIAN United Airlines flight 897 lifts off from Dulles International Airport on its maiden flight from Washington, DC to Beijing, the first-ever nonstop flight between the two…

Muslim Fashion’s $254 Billion Market, A Continuing Challenge to Big Brands

  Muslim Fashion Is A $254 Billion Market—But Big Brands Can’t Crack It Burberry and DKNY missed the mark, but these startups–founded by Muslim women who understand Muslim women–nailed it. BY ELIZABETH SEGRAN   There’s a new must-see event on the fashion calendar. Earlier this month, the fashion elite gathered in Dubai for the first-ever Pret-A-Cover,…