Increasing purchasing power and rapid lifestyle changes provided a big opportunity to major athletic apparel companies to expand in the market over the past few years. The 2008 Beijing Olympics gave international and domestic companies more reasons to be optimistic about the industry segment. Read the rest of this entry »
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1 – Apple Pay Won’t Replace Your Local Bank Branch, Analyst Says
The advent of Apple Pay doesn’t mean bank branches will go the way of video stores or the horse and buggy, says one prominent banking analyst. >>
2 – 8 Philippine banks make it to global rankings list
The SM group’s banking arm BDO Unibank Inc. has kept its bragging rights as the Philippines’ top bank in the Top 1,000 Global Banks Ranking 2014 report of British publication The Banker. >>
3 - Nigerian banks to design ways to remain competitive
According to a report by Afrinvest Research, the banking industry will be driven by a totally new set of dynamics as we proceed further into 2014 and beyond. Nigerian banks are forced to design ways to ride the tide and remain competitive within the industry. >>
1 - Chart: Alibaba’s massive dominance of China’s mobile payment market
China’s mobile commerce market is rapidly growing thanks to the fact that Chinese consumers are more open to mobile shopping than those from anywhere else in the world. At the head of the mobile e-commerce game right now is e-commerce behemoth Alibaba’s payment system Alipay, which commanded nearly 80 percent of China’s mobile payment provider market in the second quarter of this year. >>
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