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Warren Buffet

Fashion

Warren Buffett Reveals Longstanding Love of Chinese Suit Maker

He doesn’t wear any other suits besides the ones he gets from this Dalian company.

– 5h

A visual from Red, a Chinese social e-commerce startup.

Business

China February Manufacturing Data Outstrips Expectations

China’s PMI showed the country’s manufacturing sector grew faster than anticipated in the month of Feb.

– 8h

Business

U.S. Ambassador Blasts Bangladesh Over Apparel Labor Issues

The Dhaka Apparel Summit saw sharp criticism of the Bangladesh government over labor rights.

– 11h

Melbourne Fashion Festival National Designer Award 2017 winner Kacey Devlin (center) flanked by models in her winning collection.

Fashion

Kacey Devlin Wins National Designer Prize in Melbourne

The 28 year-old Sydney designer will be promoted by the David Jones department store chain in Australia and by the Australian Fashion Chamber in Paris.

– 18h

A look from Intentionally Blank's new clothing line.

Fashion

Capsule Showgoers Talk Up Their Multitiered Approaches to Business

Field Day founder Trinity Cross said younger shoppers really want to vote with their money by buying independently owned resources.

– 21h

A Zalora delivery driver secures a package to his moped.

Business

Zalora Group Denies Sale of Its Indonesian Business

It just sold a 49% stake in its Philippines business last week but denied it was in similar talks with Indonesian retailer Mitra Adiperkasa.

– February 28, 2017

Business

Alibaba Says Counterfeiters Have a 0.7 Percent Conviction Rate

The online giant also issued a public appeal for stronger law enforcement measures and harsher penalties for counterfeiters.

– February 27, 2017

Part of the Shu Uemura-Ambush collection.

Beauty

Shu Uemura, Ambush Collaborate on Capsule Collection

The seasonal line, due out in May, comprises more than 30 cosmetics products.

– February 27, 2017

Ren Hang's work often veered into the sexually provocative or explicit.

Fashion

Chinese Photographer Ren Hang, Who Suffered From Depression, Dead at 29

In a foreboding Weibo post on Jan. 27, he said “Every year my wish is always the same: Die earlier.”

– February 24, 2017

A behind-the-scenes look at Liu Bolin in Moncler’s spring 2017 campaign.

Fashion

‘The Invisible Man’ Performance Artist and Photographer Liu Bolin About to Take a More Public View

Liu Bolin described his motto as “Work as hard as you can, so you won’t live with regret in the future.”

– February 24, 2017

Fashion

China Supreme Court Upholds Huntsman’s Patent Infringement Case

In earlier decisions, lower courts ruled that Colva had infringed on Huntsman’s Chinese patent.

– February 24, 2017

Business

Urbanization, Digitalization, Work-Life Integration Weighing on Worldwide Economy and Consumers

Fifty-five percent of the global population will live in urban areas this year and the median age will reach 30, according to Euromonitor International research.

– February 24, 2017

Hong Kong, China

Business

Cock-a-Doodle-Doo: Year of the Rooster Sees China Luxury Rebound

Repatriation of luxury spending and improving consumer sentiment are seen as a boost.

– February 24, 2017

Billabong's Warhol Surf collection

Business

Billabong Widens H1 Loss

The surf wear company’s profits soared in the Americas, but results were weighed down by challenges in Asia Pacific and Europe.

– February 23, 2017

Tigerlily

Business

Billabong Sheds Tigerlily in $46 million Deal

The swimwear brand will go to Crescent Capital Partners, as Billabong continues to hone its brand portfolio

– February 22, 2017