Occupancy showed small gains q/q with the winter shopping season helping to propel the market.
Buongiorno Italia! Thailand's world class retailers are looking further afield with Central Group having purchased one of Italy's biggest retailers in Q2.
As the hypermarket sector becomes an effective duopoly some differentiation within each company's own stores seems to be beginning with use of the word "Extra" to denote higher quality.
Community malls proliferate throughout Bangkok and are likely to overtake hypermarkets in terms of retail space in the next few years.