Parkson is a popular department store
Department store
A department store is a retail establishment which satisfies a wide range of the consumer's personal and residential durable goods product needs; and at the same time offering the consumer a choice of multiple merchandise lines, at variable price points, in all product categories...

 company in Malaysia which offers items at a medium rate. Parkson was established in 1987 as one of the largest retail chains in Malaysia at that time. Parkson Grand, Parkson Ria and U-Parkson are all operated by Parkson.

Parkson currently has 35 outlets in Malaysia.

Parkson in Cambodia

The Minister of Commerce of the Kingdom of Cambodia had on December 31, 2010 issued a certificate of commercial registration in relation to the establishment of Parkson Cambodia Holdings.

Parkson in China

Other than Malaysia, Parkson is also the largest department store company in China
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, with operations mostly in prime areas, which include 36 Parkson branded department stores and 2 Xtra branded ones.

Parkson in Vietnam

As of November 2008, Parkson currently has 6 stores in Vietnam
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 across 3 cities, i.e., Ho Chi Minh City
Ho Chi Minh City
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 (4 stores), Hai Phong & Hanoi
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The opening of Parkson Saigontourist Plaza on June 29, 2005, marked the entrance of Parkson as the leading department store in Asia and the first truly international department store to be opened in Ho Chi Minh City
Ho Chi Minh City
Ho Chi Minh City , formerly named Saigon is the largest city in Vietnam...


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