Jun 29, 2021

Fried chicken chain bids for Outback Steakhouse Korea

BHC Group, backed by Canadian pension OTPP and MBK, enters the final race for Outback Korea. South Korea’s No. 2…
Jun 28, 2021

Convenience store chains take on Southeast Asia

Korean convenience store chains are branching out to Southeast Asia, getting into markets where the industry is just taking off.…
Jun 22, 2021

US CDC lists Vietnam in group of safest countries for travel

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has eased travel restrictions to many countries and territories and placed Vietnam…
Jun 15, 2021

Paris Baguette: Korean bakery opens first outlet in Cambodia

Paris Baguette, one of the most popular bakeries and cafes in South Korea, has landed in Cambodia. The SPC Group,…
May 26, 2021

Singapore Sovereign Fund GIC To Buy 30% Of Starbucks Korea For $710 mn

The US coffee giant will likely sell the remaining 20% stake to E-Mart. Singapore’s sovereign growth fund GIC Private Ltd.…
Apr 06, 2021

Fitch Ratings revises Vietnam’s outlook to positive

Fitch Ratings highlighted Vietnam’s positive performance in a year of difficulties Fitch Ratings has revised Vietnam’s outlook to positive from…