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Facebook hits two billion users worldwide

Social media network hits milestone. From sister site, Internet Retailing.


Line Village Store launches in Bangkok

Characters from the Line chat app feature at Line Village Store, which has launched at Bangkok’s Siam Square One.

Xiaomi Hong Kong, Causeway bay

Xiaomi Hong Kong opens second flagship

Xiaomi Hong Kong has opened its second flagship store, in Hang Lung Centre.

Hong Kong RazerStore fans queue for opening

Hong Kong RazerStore fans queue for opening

More than 1000 fans waited in heavy rain for the official opening of Hong Kong RazerStore on Saturday.

Apple Retail Store Entrance

Apple Taiwan about to launch at Taipei 101

The first official Apple Taiwan retail store is about to open, in the capital’s Taipei 101 tower.

Youcam makeup

YouCam Makeup to help Fruit Gathering customers

YouCam Makeup’s consultation mode will be available at Fruit Gathering’s new Tokyo store from June 15.


Sonova Asia Pacific opens training institute

Sonova Asia Pacific is hoping its new international training institute will help drive hearing-aid sales in China.

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7-Eleven c-store of the future opens in Seoul

Touted as the c-store of the future, 7-Eleven Signature, opened in Seoul yesterday.

Woman paying with NFC technology on mobile phone in shop

Contactless payments use to double in two years

New data from Juniper Research forecasts the global value of contactless payments will reach US$1.3 trillion by 2019.

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Lotte store robot a Korean first

A new Lotte store robot marks a first for South Korea’s retail industry.

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‘Decades of pain’ ahead, warns Jack Ma

Society should prepare for decades of pain as the internet disrupts the economy, warns Alibaba boss Jack Ma.


Bright future seen for WeChat payments

WeChat payments may cover every shop in China within two years.


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