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Tong Van

Tong Van was born and educated in Vietnam and travels around Southeast Asia frequently. A graduate of Ho Chi Minh City Law School majoring in Legal English, Van has been a content writer for several years. With Inside Retail Asia she has researched the Top 50 Innovative Retail Leaders in Hong Kong for three years running and writes news. Her retail interests include fashion, health & beauty and food.

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Taco Bell makes Malaysian debut

The fast food chain plans to expand its footprint in the country’s urban areas and offer delivery options in the near fu...

Adidas opens hyperlocal stores in Indonesia

The new Stadium Evolution store and The Collection stores will offer "on-and-off the field" retail experience for all sp...

Toppen Shopping Centre to expand with two-storey ‘retailtainment’ space

The RoofTopp retail space will span 48,000sqft and connect to the main Toppen building for a smooth customer flow.

% Arabica opens first Macau store

The opening of % Arabica Macau followed the launch of its first Malaysia store in Pavilion KL last month.

Singapore sees rising demand for retail space

Lam also said the current climate is opportune for retailers to “level up the service quality of their staff”.

Gucci unveils Namiki flagship design

Gucci Japan has collaborated with Japanese artist Yuko Higuchi to feature his special artwork on the facade of the flags...

New retailers join lineup at Marina Bay Sands

Italian lifestyle brand Frette and Florentine luxury brand Pineider have chosen The Shoppes to launch their first standa...

Deliveroo Singapore to deliver groceries from Giant and Cold Storage

To mark the launch, customers in Singapore will enjoy free deliveries for all grocery orders for the entire next month.

Hongkong Land opens Chongqing retail development

The Ring Chongqing is Hongkong Land’s first wholly-owned commercial development in Southwest China.

Link finishes rebranding its mainland retail properties

Starting last year, the rebranding has been completed in four Link’s retail properties across Mainland, including Jingto...