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Nov 09, 2018

Inaugural event in Dubai draws biggest names in commerce to tackle convergence of retail with technology, experience and hospitality

Dubai, UAE, 7 November 2018 --( ASIA TODAY )-- Beauty powerhouse Huda Kattan will join Sir Richard Branson in headlining The Retail Summit, a new business event for C-level...

Nov 08, 2018

China trade dispute fails to dent confidence among U.S. participants at Hong Kong International Wine & Spirits Fair
due to booming home demand and robust exports elsewhere in Asia

Oct 11, 2018

Hanoi – September 2018 - Being a part of the special event series of the Taiwan Excellence Campaign 2018, Taiwan Excellence Pop-up Store 2018 was officially introduced at AEON MALL Long Bien (27 Co Linh Street, Hanoi). This is the first time the event is held in Vietnam, marking the change from annual exhibitions...

Aug 13, 2018

BANGKOK, Aug 13, 2018 - (ACN Newswire) - RetailEX ASEAN 2018 ("RetailEX"), the largest annual international trade exhibition and conference in Southeast Asia, catering to retailers and brands focused on succeeding in ASEAN markets, is set to return better than ever before this September; with brand-new zones and...

Jul 25, 2018

TAIPEI, Taiwan--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Clientron Corp., a world-leading provider of POS, thin client and embedded systems, debuts the PST650, a fully integrated POS terminal, which features built-in the choice of major brand thermal printers to optimize your business operations and enhance user experience. With...

Jul 16, 2018

Partnership is aimed at increasing Singapore’s destination branding and awareness, driving visitor spend and enhancing STB’s understanding of a key consumer group

SINGAPORE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Alipay, the world’s leading mobile and online payment and lifestyle platform operated by Ant Financial Services Group...

Jul 12, 2018

SINGAPORE, 12 July 2018 – Changi Airport Group (CAG) and WeChat Pay today announced a three-year marketing partnership, to launch and publicise joint shopping promotions at Changi Airport. This partnership will allow Changi Airport to better serve its passengers, by offering targeted and attractive promotions for...

Jul 10, 2018

SHANGHAI, July 10, 2018 --( ASIA TODAY )-- Following the success of the China International Self-service, Kiosk & Vending Show (CVS2018), the organiser of the event - UBM Sinoexpo Ltd - has announced that the trade fair will again be held at Shanghai New International Expo Center, with the date set for April...

May 10, 2018

Thailand, 9 May 2018 - Shopee, the leading e-commerce platform in Southeast Asia and Taiwan, announced its commitment to help defeat malaria in the region as part of a long-term partnership with M2030, a brand created by Asia Pacific Leaders Malaria Alliance (APLMA), and supported by the Global Fund. M2030 brings...

May 04, 2018

While most of us are trying our hardest to avoid the dreaded mosquito, Associate Professor Lok Shee Mei from the Emerging Infectious Diseases Programme at Duke-NUS Medical School runs right towards them.

The dengue virus expert’s interest lies in studying the structural changes the virus particles undergo...

Apr 30, 2018

29 April 2018 – Rapid advances in mobile technology and Internet accessibility are revolutionising shoppers’ behaviour at a breathtaking pace, with digital-savvy consumers driving fundamental change in businesses and the market. Five key relevant trends and the need for commerce to keep up with them to stay...

Apr 18, 2018

SINGAPORE - (ACN Newswire) - Local crowdfunding platform FundedHere has raised a significant amount of capital for homegrown Waitrr - a first-of-its-kind 'mobile waiter' app which automates food orders to eliminate users' wait times when dining in restaurants or ordering takeaway food - in an oversubscribed 30-day...

Apr 16, 2018

Internet- the most transforming invention in human history, the most dynamic fragment of technology, evolving ever so rapidly that it has come down to the irony that we humans are catching up with the internet rather than it catching up with us. The advent of technology has opened many doors for us in all spheres....

Apr 15, 2018

Beijing, 9 April 2018 --( ASIA TODAY )-- Personal Care and Homecare Ingredients (PCHi) concluded its 11th edition on a high note in Shanghai, cementing its status as a choice sourcing platform for the global personal care industry.

Mar 22, 2018

22 March 2018 – MarketingPulse, Asia’s premier conference for marketers and brands debuted by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), was held yesterday (21 March) at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. More than 1,200 corporate executives, marketing and advertising agency representatives and...

Mar 21, 2018

NANJING, China, March 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- RSUN Business Group, a subsidiary of HONGYANG Group, which is one of China's leading real estate developers, is re-launching its integrated mall, RSUN Plaza, in Nanjing, featuring two shopping malls and a theme park. The mall is set to re-open on April 28, 2018.

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Feb 27, 2018

GUANGZHOU, China, March 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- "As mobile payment is increasingly welcomed by mainland Chinese outbound tourists, WeChat Pay plans to constantly invest in its cross-border business, with the aim of duplicating the domestic WeChat lifestyle overseas," Grace Yin, WeChat Pay Director for Overseas...

Feb 02, 2018

HONG KONG, Feb. 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- 2018 AGENDA -- The programme for the Global Footwear Retail Conference (GFRC) is now up.

An inspirational half-day event, the GFRC provides footwear retailers with the ideas, insight and networks to lead through the digital transformation of the industry and win...

Dec 30, 2017

Indonesia, a country where millions of people don’t have bank accounts and therefore cannot pay with other means than cash, is stepping up its e-money ambitions. In a latest move, a Japanese lease and finance company, Tokyo Century, entered the market through a partnership with local retail conglomerate Lotte Group...

Dec 28, 2017

In this modern world, it is vital that you are constantly on the lookout for new ways to save money, time, and effort. Otherwise, you will end up being left behind and lose your competitive edge. Most young businesses fail due to cashflow challenges, and so forward thinking is especially important when it comes to...

Dec 13, 2017

Malaysia’s central bank has taken further steps to enhance its e-payment platform, paving the way towards a cashless society, reports say. Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) governor Muhammad Ibrahim said that, effective July 1 next year, the instant transfer fee of 50 sen (12 US cent) will be waived for up to 5,000...

Dec 12, 2017

Chinese consumers are increasingly young, wealthy and eager to spend. They are an essential part of the global growth engine.

China's growth may be slowing, but its consumer economy is still growing - and growing fast.

According to a new report, Chinese consumption is growing by 10% a year, faster...