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Seoul seen as Asia's new fashion showcase

What's popular in S Korea sweeps across Asia due to the Hallyu or Korean Wave
Tuesday, September 8, 2015 - 05:50
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Leading global fashion houses have upped their game in South Korea in a bid to reach those well-heeled Asians who take their fashion cues from popular Korean TV and pop stars.

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MOVE over Hong Kong, Tokyo and Singapore. Seoul is emerging as Asia's new fashion showcase, with the world's top luxury firms seeking to cash in on the regional trend-setting popularity of South Korean pop culture.

Fast-growing Asia is a key market driving the global luxury