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Tabs up as Tao Heung chases both affluent and convenience markets

Corporate restaurateur Tao Heung is reporting improved sales in both its core Hong Kong market and on the mainland.

Mobile QuickPass rolls out in Hong Kong

UnionPay has added Hong Kong in its worldwide roll-out of mobile QuickPass.

Festive discounts for UnionPay cardholders

Hong Kong, Macau, Singapore and Thailand stores will offer festive-season privileges to UnionPay cardholders

Dianping adds service

China’s independent third-party consumer service, Dianping.com, has added restaurant reservations to its suite of services. Dianping.com has an existing services which include merchant information, consumer service rating services, group-buying, e-coupons and e-membership cards. “China’s online restaurant reservations market has a potential of over 100 billion yuan,” said Wang Xugang, head of booking business at Dianping.com, adding that he expects the market to pass that number in 2016. …