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Joyce Abaño

Joyce Abaño is a journalist for the Premium team at Inside Retail. Whether it’s crafting business stories, reporting international and local news, or writing about fashion and entertainment, Joyce captures stories that leave a lasting impression on readers. Working for more than 15 years as a journalist shows her passion for the media industry. Before joining Octomedia, Joyce was with The Peninsula English Newspaper in Qatar, The Philippine Daily Inquirer and ABS-CBN Europe. After getting her journalism degree in the Philippines, she took a course at the Sorbonne University in Paris on Langue et Civilisation Française. Joyce is happiest when she gets people excited about life and the things she gets excited about!

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Retail appointments for the week

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Fashion and footwear brand Etiko is rolling out new initiatives that bridge the gap between consumers and ethical and su...

Q&A: How Lime is riding into the future of global transportation

Lime, one of the key players in this lightweight transportation market, talks to Inside Retail about the innovation in t...

Retail appointments for the week

Carsome hires former AirAsia exec as CTO; R.M. Williams names retail general manager; New Hugo Boss CEO steps into role;...

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