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Baseus opens flagship in Philippines

Chinese tech accessory brand Baseus has opened its first flagship store in the Philippines.

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Beijing, Seoul to have Chanel flagships

Seoul will have one of six Chanel flagship stores launching next year, with the brand also about to open in Beijing’s China World mall.


Alipay’s Double 12 launches in 15 countries

Alipay has launched its latest Double 12 Global Shopping Festival in 15 countries spanning four continents.

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Luxury China report highlights e-commerce trend

Luxury brands have started embracing e-commerce in China, says the Luxury China report from L2.

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Alibaba may buy into India’s Bigbasket

Alibaba Group Holding plans to invest about US$200 million in India’s online supermarket Bigbasket.

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Alibaba rolling out 2000 Hema supermarkets

Alibaba Group plans to open 2000 branches of its Hema supermarket in China over next three to five years.


Ford China in talks with Tmall

Ford Motor Company China may soon be selling cars through Tmall and via an “auto vending-machine” concept.


Neobio project combines play and dining

Family dining and fun activities feature in Shanghai’s new Neobio Family Park, designed by X+Living.


Mulberry Group to launch in Hong Kong

Expansion into Japan has encouraged Mulberry Group to pursue plans for Hong Kong and China.

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Walgreens Boots signs US$400m deal with Sinopharm

Walgreens Boots Alliance has bought a stake in China’s Sinopharm Group.

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China Evergrande buys again in Chongqing

China Evergrande Group is buying a second mixed-use project in Chongqing as part of a US$498 million deal.


Shinwon Corp aiming to be best dressed in China

Shinwon Corp has launched a joint menswear brand with Golden Eagle Retail Group in a move to advance into China.


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