News

A look from Angus Tsui.

Business

China’s Problems Impact Global Sources Fair

The event at AsiaWorld-Expo hosts three shows under one roof – fashion accessories and footwear, fashion apparel and fabrics, and underwear and swimwear.

– May 2, 2016

Ho Chi Minh City at night.

The Markets

As Exports Surge, Denim Trade Show Launches in Vietnam

After producing denim trade shows in Bangladesh, Denimsandjeans.com is hosting one in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, on June 16.

– May 2, 2016

An Iris van Herpen dress made of laser-cut silicone feathers and hand-applied silicone-coated gull skulls.

Eye

The Met’s ‘Manus x Machina’ Aims to Show Fashion is Unquestionably Art

With “Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology,” the Costume Institute at the Metropolitan Museum of Art questions the cultural and symbolic meanings of the hand-machine dichotomy.

– May 2, 2016

Business

Japanese Stocks Suffer as Yen Rises

A stronger yen is a discouraging development for the country’s export-driven economy.

– May 2, 2016

Beauty

AmorePacific Sees Q1 Profit, Sales Growth

The South Korean company said it saw “robust” business in its home market and abroad.

– May 2, 2016

Looks from Vilebrequin

The Markets

Vilebrequin Targets Asia for Growth

The French luxury swimwear brand sees plenty of business potential in the region.

– May 1, 2016

Business

Taubman Opens First in a Series of Centers in Asia

CityOn.Xi’an is 95 percent leased, approximately 80 percent occupied and anchored by Wangfujing Department Store.

– May 1, 2016

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Business

New China Law on NGOs Could Impact Multinational Firms

Observers say that foreign companies need to pay heed to the law, especially if they have forged or plan to forge partnerships with NGOs.

– April 29, 2016

Business

Esprit 9-Month Revenue Slides 10%

Trading conditions in its core market of Europe are showing signs of improvement.

– April 29, 2016

Business

Asian Shares End Lower

Investor pessimism continued to weigh on markets.

– April 29, 2016