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Business

Li Ning Raising Up to $218 Million

The Chinese sports brand said it is selling shares for funds to grow.

– December 17, 2014

The Markets

Thousands of Bras Recalled in Japan

Triumph International received complaints of faulty under wires.

– December 17, 2014

Fashion

Misha Nonoo Vists Beijing

The designer, who staged a show at the W Beijing hotel, is connecting with Chinese fashion editors and gleaning design inspiration.

– December 17, 2014

Beauty

Shiseido Unveils Strategic Plan

Under new ceo Masahiko Uotani, the company will pursue M&A opportunities, introduce new brands and ramp up research and development investments.

– December 17, 2014

Retail

Sydney Stores Reopen After Hostage Siege

Most businesses in and around Martin Place that had been affected by Monday’s events resumed normal trading hours on Tuesday morning.

– December 15, 2014

The Markets

Bangladesh Factories Assess State of Compliance

Global pressure to inspect factory buildings has changed the basis of the country's fashion business.

– December 15, 2014

Retail

Gunshots Fired as Sydney Cafe Under Siege Stormed by Police

Police stormed the Sydney cafe that's been under siege for more than 15 hours, firing gunshots shortly after hostages ran out of the building.

– December 15, 2014

Retail

Orla Kiely Inks Deal in Japan

Partnership with Fujii Company will see rollout of brand across the country.

– December 15, 2014

Accessories

Moynat Bringing Its French Touch to China

The French leather-goods-maker plans to open three gallerylike spaces in Greater China next year.

– December 15, 2014

Fashion

Bottega Veneta Raises Awareness for Tokyo's Hotel Okura

On Friday, the Italian luxury label posted on its Web site an initiative aimed at saving the hotel from a brutal renovation.

– December 15, 2014

Beauty

Japan's Kosé Zeroes In on U.S.

Despite a large business, the cosmetics company has until now had very limited international experience, particularly outside of Asia.

– December 12, 2014

Beauty

Mecca Cosmetica Opens New Flagship in Australia

The store is complete with new areas, such as Mecca Trove featuring emerging brands, and Australia’s first Nars boutique.

– December 12, 2014

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