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AmorePacific buys into Australian luxury skincare brand

South Korean beauty firm AmorePacific has acquired a substantial minority stake in Australian luxury skincare brand Rationale.

Spotlight Singapore Westgate draws opening day queues

Australian manchester and hobbycraft retailer Spotlight has opened a second outlet at Westgate shopping mall.

End days for Esprit Australia and New Zealand stores

Esprit Australia and New Zealand stores are to close after years of mounting losses.

Singapore beats Bangkok in Asian tourist spending

While Bangkok is still the most-visited destination in Asia Pacific, Singapore continues to lead in Asian tourist spending.

Car added to Changi Millionaire prizes

Changi Airport has added a car prize to its annual flagship “Be a Changi Millionaire” retail promotion this year.

Gifts Less Ordinary embraces corporate market

Gifts Less Ordinary has launched a global corporate gifting platform.

Lacoste pop-up for two weeks at VivoCity

A two-week Lacoste pop-up store opens in Singapore this month.

T2 Singapore launches with kaya toast brew

For its first outlet in Asia, tea chain T2 Singapore has introduced a brew that pays homage to kaya toast.

Singapore Jewellery & Gem Fair exhibitors returning

Already, 40 per cent of the exhibitors from last year have signed up for the fifth edition of the Singapore Jewellery & Gem Fair.

Kuro-Obi takeaway ramen concept launches

Ippudo has launched its first Kuro-Obi takeaway concept in Asia, at Marina Bay Sands.

Singapore chosen for Citi Pay ewallet debut

Citi bank customers in Singapore are the first to be offered its new digital wallet, Citi Pay.

Suntec REIT income slides 2.1 per cent

Third-quarter net property income slid 2.1 per cent to S$57.23 million for mall owner Suntec REIT.