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    Goodbye brick-and-mortar, hello online shopping?

    Big-name retailers have announced they'll be closing up shop in Singapore, all within weeks of each other. Do these exits reflect the slow death ...
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    Commentary: Chinese fashion giant Shein has taken over the world. It has just met its match

    Shein is outshining its fast fashion competitors when their market outlook is dim – but a growing countertrend of eco-consciousness might be its ...
  3. Shopee Brand Memberships programme

    More perks, bigger savings: Shopee Premium brands launch loyalty programmes

    Shopee has announced the launch of its Brand Memberships programme. Similar to a loyalty programme, shoppers can enjoy perks on Shopee Premium ...
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    China proposes rules to punish illegal e-commerce pricing

    China's market regulator issued draft rules on Friday to punish illegal pricing activities, including heavy subsidies and the practice by online ...
  5. Indonesia Gojek Tokopedia Merger

    Commentary: With Tokopedia merger, Gojek will take Indonesia by storm

    Tokopedia complements Gojek’s core business and extends its reach even further into Indonesia, say business researchers.
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    US lobby group views India's e-commerce plan as worrying, email shows

    A top lobby group that is part of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce believes India's proposed new e-commerce rules are a cause for concern and will ...
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    India plans tighter e-commerce rules amid complaints over Amazon, Flipkart

    India proposed banning flash sales on e-commerce websites and said on Monday (Jun 21) their affiliate entities should not be listed as sellers on ...
  8.  Livestream sales of luxury items are popular in China, but not Singapore. Why?

    Livestream sales of luxury items are popular in China, but not Singapore. Why?

    Online fashion retailers Style Theory, LuxLexicon, and Vestiaire Collective cite our compact geography as one reason why luxury goods aren’t ...