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Juul enters China with opening of online stores

The move comes as US health officials are investigating a handful of deaths and potentially hundreds of lung illnesses tied to vaping.

Gojek on track to raise US$2 billion before year’s end

Gojek had raised about US$1 billion from Tencent and others as of early 2019, but it remains in the hunt for capital.

Asia’s smokers new target for embattled e-cigarette maker Juul

The shift toward Asia comes as the vaping industry faces widespread attack in the US, especially for its appeal among young people.

Penang to carry out year-long study on need for second airport

A request for proposal will be sent out to interested parties next month to study all possibilities.

Beyond Meat shelves plans for Japan push

Mitsui declines to give a reason for the change, adding future expansion in Japan is still possible.

Fifa approves expansion of women’s World Cup to 32 teams in...

The expansion will mean it will now be on par with the men's tournament which has had 32 teams since 1998.

Supermax buys assets worth RM65 mil for expansion plans

The land is located close to Maxter’s existing cluster of manufacturing plants, facilitating management control and operational synergies.

London to open a whisky hotel

Black Rock has announced plans to expand its basement bar into a four-story property

Drivers eager to help F1 decide where to race

Formula One currently has 21 races but is talking about expansion, with more races in key growth areas the US, China and possibly returning to Africa.

HappyFresh to expand from online sales to physical retail market

The Indonesia-based grocery company also plans to venture into the Philippines and Vietnam.

US economy reigns supreme but IMF warns of growing risks

The IMF forecasts US growth this year to 2.6%, three-tenths higher than it predicted in April, while growth in 2020 is seen slowing to just under 2%.

Company involved in Changi Airport to lead PIA expansion

Chief minister Chow Kon Yeow says the Penang airport will be able to handle 12 million passengers per year once work is finished, compared to 6.5 million now.

Exxon makes final investment decision on Singapore complex expansion

The company said the expansion would increase its capacity to produce cleaner fuels with lower-sulphur content.

Grab to double Singapore staff to 3,000 in latest expansion

Grab will also add 1,000 technology jobs across its research and development centres around Asia.

5 things to consider before expanding globally

Before you jump into the next phase of your business, you must conduct thorough research and develop a sound business plan first.

India’s no-frills hotel giant eyes European markets

Oyo Rooms has quickly become India's largest hotel firm by number of rooms and one of the biggest in China as it pursues an aggressive expansion abroad.

MP asks if govt can raise enough money to make Budget...

Subang MP Wong Chen expresses concern over “expansionary” budget but says it could be that the government is thinking out of the box.

World Cup expansion possible for 2022, says Infantino

Qatar was awarded the hosting rights in late 2010 and has been planning for a 32-team tournament since.

Ikea plans a dozen new markets in coming years

Ikea’s stores, which can be found in more than 50 markets, welcomed 957 million visitors in the last fiscal year.

TooFaced expands scented ‘Peaches and Cream’ makeup series

TooFaced is feeling peachy this fall, thanks to its new scented makeup launch.

Cambodia’s first rum maker looks to expand overseas market

The boutique distillery exporting to France and Singapore aims to enter markets in Malaysia, Japan, Hong Kong and Spain by next year.

JD.com losses surge alongside soaring spending on expansion

JD’s disappointing showing comes a day after top shareholder Tencent Holdings Ltd. reported its first profit drop in 13 years, souring sentiment on Chinese tech companies.

Netflix’s CFO to step down following cash-fueled expansion

Wells, 47, will help choose a successor and stay on until his replacement takes over to make sure the transition goes smoothly.

Guan Eng: We need to find other ways to expand Penang...

Finance minister says federal government’s finances are extremely limited.