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Foodpanda seals $110m funding

Rocket Internet subsidiary Foodpanda says Goldman Sachs has invested another $110 million into the business and will take a seat on its advisory board.

Massive Hooters Pattaya to open August

The largest Hooters restaurant outside the US will open in Thailand in August – Hooters Pattaya.

Siam Paragon names and shames bad taxis

Bangkok’s Siam Paragon mall is naming and shaming taxi drivers who refuse to take passengers in a sanctioned move to improve customer service.

2C2P raises US$7 million more

Southeast Asian payment services provider 2C2P has raised US$7 million in another round of funding from international investors.

Tesco Lotus confirms expansion plans

Tesco Lotus remains committed to the country and will continue to invest in expanding its retail and online channels.

Dress Thai for a discount

The Tourism Authority of Thailand is planning a promotion to reward Thais and tourists who shop in Thai national costume with extra discounts.

Rebecca Minkoff plans Asian assault

Fashion brand Rebecca Minkoff plans to open up to six stores in Hong Kong by 2018 as part of a broader Asian rollout.

Denmark’s Wood Wood arrives in Bangkok

Danish fashion brand Wood Wood has opened its first store in Asia, in Bangkok’s EmQuartier.

Miu Miu Thailand unveils third store

Miu Miu Thailand has opened its third store in the capital city of Bangkok.

New Prada Bangkok store unveiled

Prada has opened a new 440 sqm store in The Mall Group’s EmQuartier shopping centre.

World-class EmQuartier Bangkok unveiled

Thailand’s The Mall Group has budgeted a massive US$15 million to launch its premium EM District.

Major rebuild for Siam Discovery

Thai mall developer Siam Piwat is planning a 4 billion THB (US$125 million) rebuild of its downtown Bangkok Siam Discovery shopping mall.