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Following complains of children falling ill, investigators have raided the Seoul office of McDonald’s Korea.
Son Kim Group has confirmed its plan to launch convenience store chain GS25 Vietnam.
Singapore m-commerce is set for 33 per cent growth in the next five years, according to a new report.
Alibaba and JD.com are considering investing in Korean online marketplace subsidiary 11st Malaysia.
Kit Kat is to have a flagship store in Seoul, being launched by Nestle Japan in co-operation with Nestle Korea.
Valentino is launching pop-up shops internationally to promote its VLTN resort collection, starting in Hong Kong.
Affinity Equity Partners has bought Burger King’s Japanese business from Lotte Group for an undisclosed sum.
Singapore bubble-tea brand LiHo has opened its first overseas outlet in Hong Kong.
Korean chicken franchise Goobne has opened a seventh outlet in Hong Kong, in Tseung Kwan O.
Fast Retailing has had record revenue and profit levels for its latest trading year.
Lotte has jointly established e-commerce site iLotte with Indonesia’s Salim Group.
South Korean sandwich outlet Isaac Toast opened yesterday at Kuala Lumpur International Airport, its debut for Malaysia.