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Ten airports introducing Alipay for travellers

Ten international airports will be offering Alipay for travellers by the end of next month.

Ten airports introducing Alipay for travellers

Ten international airports will be offering Alipay for travellers by the end of next month.

Ten airports introducing Alipay for travellers

Ten international airports will be offering Alipay for travellers by the end of next month.

Lotte Duty Free debuts in Japan

South Korean duty free operator Lotte has now expanded into Japan. The first Lotte Duty Free shop is located at Kansai International Airport. It covers 330sqm and is initially focusing on Korean products, including cosmetics. “The main reason to open Lotte Duty Free is to attract customers from Southeast Asia and China,” said Kumiko Kushida, manager of duty free business sales, retail management and commercial marketing department, New Kansai International Airport Co. Lotte has a do…

Lotte enters Japan duty free market

South Korean retailer Lotte is opening its first duty free shop in Japan. The shop will be located at Kansai International Airport in Osaka, the opening date yet to be confirmed but likely to be sometime this year. Reports say the Japanese government invited Lotte to develop a duty free business as part of its effort to double the number of duty free shops in Japan to around 10,000 by 2020 to attract more foreign visitors. Lotte has duty free shops in Korea, Indonesia, Singapore and Gua…