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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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Berluti opens first Malaysian store

Berluti opens first Malaysian store, in Kuala Lumpur

French men’s fashion house Berluti has opened Malaysia’s first store in Kuala Lumpur in partnership with Indonesian reta...
Hypebeast opens first cafe

Hypebeast opens its first cafe, in Hong Kong: Hypebeans

Lifestyle media group Hypebeast has entered into the F&B category opening its first cafe - called Hypebeans - in Hong Ko...

H&M launches on Zalora Philippines

H&M has launched on Zalora Philippines, the first e-commerce marketplace that the fashion retailer has partnered with in...
Cartier opens Sanya flagship

Cartier opens Sanya flagship

French luxury goods retailer Cartier has opened a flagship store in Sanya’s International Duty-Free Shopping Complex.
Celine Plaza 66 Pop-up Store Shanghai

Celine pop up store in Plaza 66, Shanghai

Luxury fashion house Celine has opened a pop-up store in Shanghai's upmarket shopping centre Plaza 66.
The Ikano Centre at Penang

Ikano Centres to build drive-thru F&B facility next to Ikea Batu Kawan

Ikea’s Ikano Centers has launched a drive-thru F&B concept next to Ikea Batu Kawan in North Malaysia.
Gong Li

Gong Li signs with Hisense

Hisense has appointed famous Chinese-born Singaporean actress Gong Li as its new global brand ambassador.

Armani Box on Air Sanya pop up lets customers make their own movies

Armani has launched its first Armani Box On Air pop-up store, in the Sanya International Duty Free shopping complex in H...
Moncler Galaxy Macau Pop-up_1

Vivid pop up for Moncler opens in Macau’s Galaxy mall

Moncler has opened a pop-up store at Galaxy Macau shopping mall.

California Pizza Kitchen opens new outlets in Manila and Daegu

California Pizza Kitchen has opened two new stores in Asia- one in the Philippines, the other in South Korea.