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Fashion

LIE SANGBONG Opening in New York

The Seoul-based designer in October will open his first boutique in the Meatpacking District.

– August 22, 2014

Media

YG Entertainment Shares Slide

Shares in the Korean agency of rapper Psy are retreating in trade after rallying for the past two days on news that L Capital is buying a stake in the company.

– August 21, 2014

Business

Li & Fung Profits Rise 16% in Half

The sourcing giant on Thursday posted higher first-half net profit and sales despite a “mixed economic landscape.”

– August 21, 2014

Retail

Billabong Sells Surfstich and Swell Stakes

It is selling 51 percent of SurfStitch and 100 percent of Swell to a consortium of investors including SurfStitch founders Justin Cameron and Lex Pedersen.

– August 20, 2014

Men's

Trinity Profits Slip in First Half

The men’s wear retailer posted a 47.3 percent drop in net profits in the first half amid ongoing economic slowdown in China.

– August 20, 2014

Business

Bangladesh Govt. Files Case vs. Factory

The Bangladesh government's Inspector General has filed a case against Newtech Apparels Ltd. for failing to comply with an evacuation order.

– August 20, 2014

Fashion

Lakmé Fashion Week Faces Change, Challenges

There will be 86 designers showing at LFW, with a strong focus on launching international designers for the Indian market.

– August 19, 2014

Business

Currency Pressures Seen Easing in Late 2014

Luxury and fashion brands have been battling currency headwinds for the last year — but balmier days could be ahead.

– August 19, 2014

Business

WWD Global Stock Tracker Up 0.9%

Relaxation of global tensions benefits stocks on three continents.

– August 18, 2014

Business

Labor Activists Team Up Across Asia's Borders

Thousands of workers in China, Indonesia and Cambodia have protested in recent months.

– August 18, 2014

Media

Who Are China Magazines' Cover Stars?

Jiang Wen, Li Yuchun, Fan Bingbing. When China's top fashion and lifestyle magazine editors want to sell copies, they are among the hottest cover stars around.

– August 18, 2014

Fashion

AllSaints Begins South Korea Expansion

The label has opened a store in the Shinsegae Centum City department store in Busan, which bowed earlier this month.

– August 18, 2014

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