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YSL Beaute goes high tech for launch

YSL Beaute teamed with Tencent for a beauty-industry first in launching its Mon Paris Couture perfume.

JD.com, Meili to set up Weixin selling platform

JD.com plans to form a JV with online fashion retailer Meili to build and run a commerce platform on Chinese voice-messaging service Weixin.

Starbucks China launches gifting feature on Weixin

Starbucks China has launched a new social gifting feature on Weixin – Say it with Starbucks.

Tencent revenues up 13pc

Third-quarter Tencent revenues grew by 13 per cent to RMB40.388 billion (US$5.951 billion).

Chance to capture Chinese tourists

A new advertising service has been rolled out in China to help build awareness of Singapore products for Chinese tourists planning to visit the island state.

Revenues rise as Tencent Holdings expands

As Tencent Holdings expands, it has been developing its online games and digital content businesses.

Tencent Holdings rakes in $15 billion

Chinese eCommerce giant Tencent Holdings increased its revenues last year by 30 per to RMB101.9 billion ($US15.7 billion).

JD.com posts huge GMV sales increase

JD.com, China’s second largest eCommerce player, has reported a 76 per cent increase in core GMV sales in the third quarter to RMB115.0 billion (US$218.1 billion).