CHINA'S luxury goods market is back in fashion...

NESTLE said Tuesday it has agreed to sell its US candy business to Italy's Ferrero for 2.7 billion Swiss francs (S$3.7 billion) in cash as the Swiss food giant shakes up its product portfolio...

SOUTH Korea's trade deficit in kimchi, its proud traditional side dish of fermented cabbage, reached an all-time high last year as low-priced Chinese imports flooded the market, statistics...

BURBERRY Group's holiday sales fell short of estimates as chief executive officer Marco Gobbetti began implementing his plan to give the UK-based trench-coat maker a high-fashion facelift...

[PARIS] Melrose Industries Plc made a hostile £7.4-billion (S$13.4 billion) bid for GKN Plc, taking its offer directly to shareholders of the UK maker of aerospace and automotive components after it...

[LONDON] Nomad Foods said on Wednesday it had agreed to buy Britain's Goodfella's Pizza from a subsidiary of Boparan Holdings for 225 million euros (S$364 million), adding frozen pizza to...

[BANGALORE] WhatsApp rival Hike of India is introducing a version of Android that lets users message, make payments and access information without an active data connection, seeking to offer services...

[SINGAPORE] South-east Asian ride-hailing firm Grab said it has acquired an India-based payments startup, iKaaz, to help expand its digital payments platform GrabPay.

[SINGAPORE] Uber's next ride-share could be in South-east Asia. After struggling in China and Russia, the app operator swapped its businesses there for a stake in Didi and a joint venture with...

[PARIS] Burberry Group's holiday sales fell short of estimates as chief executive officer Marco Gobbetti began implementing his plan to give the UK-based trench-coat maker a high-fashion...