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Shopee heads list of top 10 m-commerce players in Vietnam

Shopee heads the list of the top 10 m-commerce players in Vietnam for the first quarter of this year.

Ebay to buy into India’s Paytm Mall

International e-commerce platform Ebay is preparing to head a US$160–170 million investment in e-tailer Paytm Mall.

eBay completes Qoo10 acquisition

US-headquartered eBay has bought out its partners in the Japanese e-commerce business Qoo10.

eBay revenue rises 9 per cent in second quarter

US e-commerce platform eBay revenue rose by 9 per cent during the second quarter to June 30, to US$2.6 billion.

Trading app Mercari raises US$1.2 billion for global expansion

Japanese used-goods trading app Mercari is seeking to raise up to US$1.2 billion via an IPO to fund overseas expansion.

Department stores risk obsoletion

Department stores should reinvent themselves to avoid becoming obsolete, says research house GlobalData.

eBay tests the world’s first ‘subconscious shopping experience’

eBay and Saatchi Art have tested what they claim is the world’s first subconscious shopping experience.

Korean online mall sales lose traction

South Korean online mall sales growth has decelerated as competition heats up, government data shows.

Korea to launch virtual reality shopping mall

A virtual reality shopping mall is set to be developed in Korea, backed by the government.

India’s Flipkart closes $1 billion funding round

Flipkart has closed a US$1 billion funding round, with plans to raise an equal amount over the next few months.

eBay sales struggle to emulate Amazon’s growth

Neil Saunders of Conlumino looks at why eBay sales growth is lagging that of its rivals.

Cross-border eCommerce ‘set to skyrocket’ in China

Cross-border eCommerce is set to skyrocket in China, according to a new report.


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