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E-commerce giant Carousell lays off 110 staff

E-commerce giant Carousell lays off 110 staff

Singapore-based online marketplace giant Carousell has laid off 10 per cent of its headcount, equivalent to 110 roles, to cut costs amid the uncertain macroeconomic environment.  “I am deeply sorry for...
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Chinese luxury resale platform Plum bags $100 million in funding

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How Tmall Global is overcoming the challenges of China’s zero-Covid policy

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Shein chooses Tokyo for its first permanent space in the world

About 800 SKUs will be on display at the site, with purchases shipped to the customer's nominated address.

Amazon shares tumble after weak Christmas trading outlook

Amazon has slowed warehouse openings and refrained from filling some open positions. It announced it would shut down its...