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Jack Ma in Thailand

Alibaba, Thai government in smart deal

Alibaba Group has signed an agreement with the Thai government to build a smart digital trading hub in Thailand.

Innisfree pop-up

Innisfree Vietnam pop-up boosts brand profile

Innisfree Vietnam pop-up introduces the brand’s new green tea range.

Park n Parcel

Park N Parcel raises US$648,000 seed funding

Park N Parcel plans offshore expansion after raising US$648,000 in a seed funding round.

PhucLong Danang

Phuc Long Danang makes debut

A new Phuc Long Danang cafe has opened, expanding the Vietnamese home-grown coffee and tea chain into the nation’s third largest city.

Kinofy e-commerce

Kinofy app opens door to 1 billion Chinese consumers on WeChat

Kinofy Group launches its plug-and-play, cloud-based, platform in Singapore.


CapitaLand Mall Trust selling Sembawang centre

CapitaLand Mall Trust has agreed to sell its Sembawang Shopping Centre for S$248 million.

Yves Saint Laurent Beaute

Online sales record for Yves Saint Laurent Beaute

Yves Saint Laurent Beaute has set a record for most sales by a beauty brand in its first day on Tmall.

May Chow

Triple debut for Impossible Foods

Impossible Foods launches its award-winning plant-based meat at three Hong Kong restaurants today: Beef & Liberty, Happy Paradise and Little Bao.


Debenhams profit plunges 84 per cent after storm closes stores

Debenhams profit plunged 84 per cent in the half year to March 3.

Portrait Of Beautiful Young Asian Woman With Perfect Fresh Clean Skin Applying Cosmetic Brush And Us

Shiseido buying up tech start-ups

Shiseido has started buying up tech companies as a gambit to cater to a younger generation of buyers.

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA - CIRCA MAY, 2017: a CU convenience store in Seoul. CU is a convenience store fra

CU convenience store to open in Mongolia

Korea’s CU convenience store expands into Mongolia via a franchisee.


Castelbajac Taiwan plans third store

Korean golf-wear brand Castelbajac Taiwan plans to open its third store within the next two months.


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