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Central Group wins Big C Vietnam auction

Thai retail conglomerate Central Group has won the bidding battle for Groupe Casino’s Big C Vietnam business.

New lifeline for sagging Rocket Internet fashion sites

Investors have injected US$339 million lifeline into GFG, which owns the struggling Rocket Internet fashion websites.

Central Group to buy Zalora Asia sites

Thai retailer Central Group has reportedly signed a deal to buy the Zalora Asia sites in Thailand and Vietnam.

Siam Makro plans $258m expansion

Thai cash-and-carry chain Siam Makro plans to invest up to US$258 million in new stores at home and overseas.

On Pedder takes first step into eCommerce

Hong Kong shoe retailer On Pedder has launched an eCommerce site that features a curated mix of luxury footwear.

Lotte pulls out of Big C Vietnam race

Reuters has reported the withdrawal of South Korean retail heavyweight Lotte from the bidding battle for Big C Vietnam.

Ninja Van gets $30m capital boost

London-based Abraaj Group has led a US$30 million Series B round of fundraising for Singapore’s Ninja Logistics (Ninja Van).

Ninja Van gets $30m capital boost

London-based Abraaj Group has led a US$30 million Series B round of fundraising for Singapore’s Ninja Logistics (Ninja Van).

Zalora Thailand and Vietnam to be offloaded

Rocket Internet is selling its Zalora Thailand and Vietnam eCommerce fashion sites.

SM Prime mulls ASEAN mall options

With the Philippines shopping centre ranks nearing capacity – for now – where will SM Asia head next?

Alibaba buys Lazada

Alibaba buys Lazada: the world’s largest eCommerce company has acquired a controlling interest in Southeast Asia’s largest online department store.

Alibaba buys Lazada

Alibaba buys Lazada: the world’s largest eCommerce company has acquired a controlling interest in Southeast Asia’s largest online department store.