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Fashion

MAC in China Deal?

MAC said in talks with Chinese designer Guo Pei.

– 49 minutes ago

Business

Global Shifts Leave India’s Exporters Exposed to Lofty Rupee

The Indian rupee has climbed to heights seen only once before in the past decade, as measured against the currencies of the country's trading partners.

– 12:10 PM, EST

Business

Goldman Sachs Tops List of M&A Advisers

Goldman, Sachs & Co. tops list of global M&A dealmakers.

– 11:52 AM, EST

Shiseido Company Ltd.

Beauty

Shiseido FY Profit Rises 28.8%

The company announced a new three-year plan.

– 6:56 AM, EST

Business

Bangladesh Garment Industry Remembers Rana Plaza

Trade organizations and workers gathered Friday in memoriam, tears melting into the dusty site of the eight-story building that collapsed two years ago, and where a gaping space remains.

– April 26, 2015

Fashion

Prabal Gurung’s Plea for Nepal

Within hours of Saturday's 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck that struck Kathmandu, Nepalese-born Prabal Gurung started reaching out to his scores of social media followers and business contacts.

– April 25, 2015

Retail

India’s Paytm Adds Mobile Marketplace App for E-merchants

Paytm, an Indian online payments platform backed by China's Alibaba, is pushing deeper into India's booming e-commerce industry with a zero-commission mobile app.

– April 24, 2015

CRP, Bangladesh

Business

Bangladesh Remembers Rana Plaza, Two Years On

These last 24 months in Dhaka have been a prime example of the gamut that emotions can run. From horror — as the eight-story Rana Plaza collapsed on April 24, 2013, killing 1,135 garment workers — to helplessness, to suffering, to collective action, to planning, to correction and everything in between.

– April 24, 2015

Business

Retail Apparel, Luxury Segments See M&A Activity Decline

While mergers and acquisitions activity in the global consumer sector is on fire, retail apparel cools.

– April 23, 2015

Beauty

Kao Q1 Net Slides on Taxes, High Base

The beauty and personal care company saw its earnings plummet more than 50 percent on a revision of Japan’s tax system and a high base from the year earlier period.

– April 23, 2015