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Lady Gaga Films Shiseido Commercial

The singer addressed her Japanese fans in a YouTube video she shot backstage at the shoot.

– February 27, 2015

Men's

Hong Kong's Tailoring Business at Risk

The local tailoring business is in danger of dying out after decades of underinvestment and and a lack of premium branding.

– February 27, 2015

Business

Alibaba's Ant Financial Eyes 2017 IPO

Alibaba's affiliate is seeking to raise up to $4 billion in a private placement of shares and is looking at a domestic IPO in 2017.

– February 27, 2015

Retail

Chinese Rivals Snap at Alibaba's Heels

A Chinese government push to promote e-commerce has created a host of online retail rivals for Alibaba and Amazon.com.

– February 26, 2015

Business

Billabong Returns to Profit in H1

The surfwear company has returned to profit for the first time in three years as sales slipped 0.5 percent.

– February 26, 2015

The Markets

Report on China Cotton Stresses Pros and Cons of Sector

Says government policy shift has created industry opportuniites.

– February 25, 2015

The Markets

NYDJ Sets Japan Entry, Creative Board

Bridget Moynahan among group to consult with company merchants.

– February 25, 2015

Business

Esprit H1 Profit Falls 50%

The Hong Kong-based company blamed the drop on a combination of factors including currency and warm weather in Europe.

– February 25, 2015

Business

S.Korea Jan. Dept Store Sales Show Record Fall

Sales at South Korea's top department stores in January slipped more than initially thought in the biggest decline on record, thanks to seasonal factors.

– February 25, 2015

Accessories

Level Shoe District to Launch Capsule Bridal Collection

The retailer worked with designers to develop 20 exclusive styles, which will be sold starting next month.

– February 24, 2015

Business

Chinese Arrivals in Hong Kong Slip Over Chinese New Year

The number of mainland Chinese arrivals over the holiday period stayed basically flat this season, the worst performance the city has seen in 20 years.

– February 24, 2015

Business

Myanmar Threatens Legal Action Against Strikers

Government officials said that they will continue to facilitate negotiations with striking garment workers but threatened to take legal action.

– February 24, 2015

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