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28

May

Tony Fernandes Shares Lessons From A Life In Business

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Nearly two decades ago, low-cost airlines barely existed. Today, they account for more than half of total capacity in Southeast Asia, allowing many people to fly for the first time. This boom can be traced back to one charismatic businessman: Anthony Fernandes, better known as Tony. A former Warner Music executive, Fernandes bought then-ailing AirAsia […]

28

May

Integrating Virtual Reality Into Digital Payment

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Worldpay, the payment processing company, is testing the use of virtual reality to enable card transactions for customers who are in a computer-generated environment. According to a report in Finextra, the company has developed a prototype application that works with HTC’s Vive VR headset. With the gear, users would see the pricing of items in […]

28

May

4 Tips on How to Do Video Content Marketing Like a Pro

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If a picture paints a thousand words, then a video can probably paint a million. It has become a significant force in content marketing, and more brands are seeing the value in creating their own video content. Says Randy McGraw, co-founder and director at private equity firm Altus Digital Capital, “Video drives engagement. Plain and […]

27

May

7 Start-ups That Help Shape the Future of Transportation

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The global population is estimated to hit 8.5 billion by 2030, and most people will choose to live in metropolitan areas. This poses a major challenge for transportation and calls for ways to address the needs of the growing urban population early on. Transport solutions are beginning to face the looming ordeal head-on. Self-driving vehicles […]

27

May

Alipay Launches Mobile Payment Service In Hong Kong Dollars

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Alipay, Alibaba’s mobile payment unit, is pushing into non-yuan payments, releasing a version of its mobile payment service in Hong Kong dollars. According to a report, Ant Financial, the financial services unit of Alibaba, said the Hong Kong dollars-denominated AlipayHK app will be accepted at more than 2,000 stores in Hong Kong starting this week, […]

27

May

Tips on Marketing to the Millennials

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Millennials are those who were born between 1982 and 2004. This group of populations is already or gradually entering the workforce.  This is a group you want to target. When searching online, you will find multiple surveys and articles written about this group. Elite Daily surveyed 1,300 millennials, looking at their buying habits and brand […]

26

May

Raise Launches New Mobile Digital Gift Card App

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Online gift card marketplace Raise is announcing the launch of their new mobile app for iOS and Android. Raise’s marketplace is home to 300 retail partners and 3,000 brands and serves approximately 2 million customers looking for discounted digital gift cards. The new app is designed to make using digital gift cards in store and […]

26

May

Thailand Is Catching Up on The E-commerce Game

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Although not the most populous or wealthiest country in Southeast Asia, Thailand is currently at the epicentre of an e-commerce boom. It has the fourth largest e-commerce market in the region, a market that is set to blossom to a value of US$11.1 billion by 2025. The following factors are powering this progress: A growing […]

26

May

Drive Traffic to Your Blog Using LinkedIn Pulse

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In this era of marketing, LinkedIn has become one of the hottest social media platforms. Have you ever thought to drive traffic to your blog using LinkedIn Pulse platform? The publishing platform of LinkedIn is called Pulse. Sometimes, people get confused whether they’re publishing on LinkedIn or Pulse is any separate platform. Well, it’s an […]

25

May

WeChat Continues to Dominate Red Envelope On 520

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WeChat recently released its red envelope data on May 20, China’s unofficial Valentine’s Day, providing us with a glimpse of Chinese enthusiasm towards using the digital red envelope as a way to convey their love and emotions to their family members and friends. In China, the number combination “520” has come to stand for “I […]