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Three Reasons Why Japan Is Falling Behind in Mobile Commerce

by April 22nd, 2017

Many see Japan as a technology leader in various industries and the country is continuing to develop innovative solutions in the digital space. However, if we look at adoption of technology on the consumer side, there is greater inconsistency than might be expected. Euromonitor International’s 2016 Digital Consumer Index unveiled a remarkable gap between Japan’s […]

Euromonitor to Speak at In-Cosmetics Korea 2017

by April 18th, 2017

Event Name: In Cosmetics Korea Date: June 20-22 Location: Hall C, Coex, Seoul, South Korea Link to Event: http://korea.in-cosmetics.com/ Event Description: in-cosmetics Korea promotes innovation in ingredients and technologies, providing 100% free quality education and consumer insights for formulators, R&D and regulatory professionals. Showcasing both local and global industry trends, in-cosmetics Korea offers the most […]

Euromonitor to Speak at 8th Annual dbAccess Asia Conference

by April 17th, 2017

Event Name: 8th Annual dbAccess Asia Conference Date: May 15th- 19th Location: Marina Bay Sands Resort & Casino, Singapore Event Description: dbAccess Asia is the region’s leading investor forum bringing together more than 230 leading Asian and international companies and over 1,700 Asia and global investors. This year, the conference will feature presentations by world-renowned thought-leaders […]

Economy, Finance and Trade China: Heightened Capital Flight is a Key Risk China Faces

by April 10th, 2017

Euromonitor International’s China Economy, Finance and Trade Country Briefing, focuses on the world’s largest economy (in purchasing power parity terms) which is currently facing major internal as well as external risks. Despite continued economic deceleration, China has been successful in rebalancing toward services and consumption led economic growth. Nonetheless, the country continues to face downside […]

The E-commerce Retail Battle for India Heats up as Alibaba Steps In

by April 8th, 2017

India is an internet retailing hotbed. The past decade may have favoured the China over India economically, but with a booming population and notable income growth, India becomes even more intriguing as China’s development starts to slow down. Growth hungry retailers have eyed India for some time, but its restrictive laws towards foreign investment and infrastructure […]

Trump Trade War Risks

by March 28th, 2017

During the presidential campaign Donald Trump threatened to drop out of trade deals such as the TPP, renegotiate NAFTA, and impose import tariffs of 35% on Mexico and 45% on China. The post-election financial markets rally and increase in business confidence are based on expectations that Trump’s threats on trade policy were not credible, especially given […]

Business Services Experience Strong Expansion in Asia Pacific

by March 23rd, 2017

Business and recreational services in Asia Pacific are set to experience strong expansion over the upcoming decade. Business services in Asia Pacific are expected to be led by China, which will dominate the region. China and Philippines are also projected to dominate in recreational services. Overall, Asia Pacific is forecasted to account for the largest […]