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K-beauty spreads worldwide

The ‘K-beauty’ market is expanding its sphere of influence beyond Asia, and reaching out to other global markets.

UAE giant plans Asia hypermarket rollout

Emirates-based hypermarket operator is planning a US$3 billion expansion in markets including Malaysia and Indonesia. Lulu Group says besides expanding its operations in its existing markets it will enter new markets, namely Sri Lanka, Indonesia, Malaysia and Egypt. Shamim Sainulabdeen, product development manager at Lulu Group, told the Gulf News that more stores will open in the UAE, India and Saudi Arabia. “We see that there’s stability in the Sri Lankan market now, so it’s the…