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Regulatory

China fines JD, Tmall, Vipshop for 11.11 pricing irregularities
A JD delivery man. Image: Reuters/Jason Lee.

China fines JD, Tmall, Vipshop for 11.11 pricing irregularities

China's market regulator said on Wednesday it has fined JD, Alibaba's Tmall and Vipshop 500,000 yuan (US$76,657) each for irregular pricing. The State Administration of Market Regulation (SAMR) said in a so...
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Regulatory Archives

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5 steps to setting up an e-commerce business in Hong Kong

Some of the most relevant aspects to consider when setting up an online and e-commerce business in Hong Kong, the financ...
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Hong Kong Customs smashes counterfeit mooncake syndicate

A fake mooncake operation in Yuen Long has been foiled by Hong Kong Customs.

Singapore government issues price-transparency guidelines for retailers

The Competition and Consumer Commission of Singapore has issued a set of guidelines designed to prevent businesses from ...
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Seoul cafes face new trading restrictions as Covid-19 returns

South Korea is restricting operations of restaurants, bakeries and franchised coffee chains in the greater Seoul area in...

Apple Korea makes US$84 million offer to ease anti-competitive concerns

Apple's South Korean unit has offered US$84 million worth of programs for consumers and mobile phone carriers, in an eff...