VIETNAM'S new get-tough-on-drink-driving law is taking the fizz out of one of the world's fastest-growing beer markets.

GERMAN fashion house Hugo Boss reported better than expected fourth-quarter sales growth on Tuesday, helped by strong demand at its renovated stores and growth in online retail.

[FRANKFURT] German car giant Volkswagen on Thursday tweaked its guidance on how many cars it sold in 2019, saying unit sales should now come out "slightly above" 2018's level.

INVESTING & WEALTH

MANHATTAN home sales slipped 1.2 per cent in the fourth quarter - and that's the best news for the market in two years.

COMMENTARY

HONG Kong's protest-battered stores could use an overseas remedy.

IT'S officially sale season, and while consumers are happy with the deals they scored from the Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales, retailers are even happier with their takings at the till.

CYBER Monday sales were on course to bring in a record US$9.2 billion, according to evening estimates, building on a bumper Black Friday weekend for US retailers driven by earlier-than-usual...

SALVATORE Ferragamo's sales in Hong Kong fell 45 per cent during the third quarter as months of anti-Beijing protests held back spending by tourists and locals alike.

[COPENHAGEN] Danish jewellery maker Pandora on Tuesday warned of a steeper fall in sales this year than expected, hurt by lower spending by consumers in the United States and Britain and political...