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Body of Cafe Coffee Day founder discovered after apparent suicide

VG Siddhartha, the founder of India’s largest coffee chain Cafe Coffee Day, has been found dead, in an apparent suicide.

KKR buys stake in TWG Tea, Osim parent V3

KKR is to invest as much as S$500 million (US$366 million) into V3, the parent of cafe chain TWG Tea and massage chair retailer Osim.

KKR buys stake in TWG Tea, Osim parent V3

KKR is to invest as much as S$500 million (US$366 million) into V3, the parent of cafe chain TWG Tea and massage chair retailer Osim.

Yum China takeover bid in discussion

Yum China could be the target of a takeover bid, which if it proceeds would make it the largest consumer-company sale in Chinese history.

aCommerce secures US$65 million investment

Emerald Media has led a US$65 million funding round in Southeast Asian e-commerce enabler aCommerce.

aCommerce secures US$65 million investment

Emerald Media has led a US$65 million funding round in Southeast Asian e-commerce enabler aCommerce.

Link Asset shopping centre portfolio draws 12 bids

At least 12 groups are bidding for a $14.5 billion portfolio of shopping centres owned by Link Asset Management.

Thinking small key to Toys R Us recovery

Thinking small – that’s the key to a Toys R Us recovery, according to CEO David Brandon.

Beijing Capital Juda sees potential for outlets

Beijing Capital Juda says it aims to open 20 malls by 2020, with China already having room for another 150 outlets.

E-Land Group sells clothing brand to China

E-Land Group is selling a youth clothing brand to China’s V-Grass Fashion for nearly US$900 million.

SMCP vows to continue China roll-out

French fashion brand group SMCP plans to pursue its international expansion, particularly in China.

Shandong Ruyi confirms SMCP deal

Subject to regulatory approvals, Chinese apparel manufacturer Shandong Ruyi Technology Group has acquired Paris fashion brand parent SMCP.