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Chow Tai Fook casino interests are about to expand, with the company named as lead partner in a resort casino project in Vietnam.
Thai home-furnishings manufacturer/retailer Index Living Mall has set a strategic plan to open at least one store in a new Asean market every year.
Vietnam’s first eCommerce marketplace, ChoDienTu.vn, ranked second in sales revenue last year to Lazada, yet its total funding is 50 times smaller.
Thailand’s online fashion and beauty marketplace WearYouWant has warned startups that investors are demanding a clear strategy toward profitability.
Asian smartphone sales still lead the world market, with Asia Pacific tipped to remain the fastest-growing region this year by market research company GFK.
Thai retail conglomerate Central Group has won the bidding battle for Groupe Casino’s Big C Vietnam business.
Investors have injected US$339 million lifeline into GFG, which owns the struggling Rocket Internet fashion websites.
Thai retailer Central Group has reportedly signed a deal to buy the Zalora Asia sites in Thailand and Vietnam.
Thai cash-and-carry chain Siam Makro plans to invest up to US$258 million in new stores at home and overseas.
Hong Kong shoe retailer On Pedder has launched an eCommerce site that features a curated mix of luxury footwear.
Reuters has reported the withdrawal of South Korean retail heavyweight Lotte from the bidding battle for Big C Vietnam.
London-based Abraaj Group has led a US$30 million Series B round of fundraising for Singapore’s Ninja Logistics (Ninja Van).