Shopping malls promising despite growing e-commerce in Jakarta

Business Jul 14, 2017

Shopping malls promising despite growing e-commerce in Jakarta

Despite the growing trend in online retailing, shopping malls remain a promising business in Jakarta, as few entertainment options are available for families vacationing in the Indonesian capital, according to a U.S.-based global real estate service company. Twelve shopping centers with a total floor space ...

Business / Corporate Jul 8, 2014

Narita airport shopping mall remodeled

New stores and eateries opened Tuesday at Narita International Airport, signaling the end to renovations of the shopping area at Terminal 1. According to Narita International Airport Corp., the airport's operating company, the large-scale refurbishment that started in early March was aimed at "bringing the ...

New shops blossom under Tokyo's tracks

National May 19, 2014

New shops blossom under Tokyo's tracks

by Junji Yamaguchi

The spaces under elevated train tracks are drawing attention again in central Tokyo as railways eager for a bigger piece of the retailing pie transform vacant areas traditionally used as warehouses and parking lots. The railways are trying to lure shoppers to what they hope ...