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B2B platform Balluun sets up first office for Asia

B2B social commerce company Balluun has set up its first Asian office, in Hong Kong.

Mainland China’s demand for wine driving online sales surge

China’s demand for wine has surged as a result of its expanding middle class, says the Hong Kong Trade Development Council.

CentreStage fashion event attracts 8300 buyers

Inaugural fashion event CentreStage featured 200 brands and attracted about 8300 buyers from 71 countries.

Aramex partners with HKTDC

An online transaction platform is being jointly promoted by the HKTDC and global logistics provider Aramex.

Full house for Fashion Hong Kong

Copenhagen City Hall was packed for the Fashion Hong Kong runway show as part of  Copenhagen International Fashion Fair and Copenhagen Fashion Week.

Asean: retail’s new frontier?

Asean’s middle-class population is now estimated at 150 million – and still growing fast. According to Daniel Poon, principal economist at Hong Kong Trade Development Council, the region’s middle class will be a driving force in the development of consumer markets and organised retail channels. Southeast Asia’s biggest economy is Indonesia. It has an expanding middle-income class and a young population, together with increasing domestic consumption. Dickson Ho, also a principal economis…