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Amazon’s surprise Australian launch

Amazon’s surprise Australian launch

At least Amazon (Nasdaq: AMZN) can say it’s Australian launch managed the element of surprise. It’s local site went live a little after midnight on Tuesday, after analysts speculated just last week that it might not materialize until 2018.

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Tax shock for marketplaces in Spain

Tax shock for marketplaces in Spain

Marketplaces like Wallapop, EBay and Vibbo received unwelcome news from the Spanish tax authority. Treasury minister Cristóbal Montoro announced that transactions between private sellers are subject to a four percent tax.


SpinCars spins deal with Kijiji in Canada

SpinCars spins deal with Kijiji in Canada

Canadian car buyers can now take a virtual spin through prospective purchases via a new deal between New York-based SpinCar and general classified app Kijiji. SpinCar’s mobile app allows dealers to create 360-degree inside and out videos that viewers can “spin” around.

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Facebook, Google dives into home services in India

Facebook, Google dives into home services in India

EBay has done it (with Gumtree Connect in South Africa), OLX Group has done it (with Fixly in Poland), Quikr has done it (with QuikrServices in India) and now Facebook and Google have also done it: rolled out online-services sites. The two global giants have apparently decided to give Quikr competition in India for its well-diversified section for home services.


Deb Liu appointed VP of Facebook Marketplace

Deb Liu appointed VP of Facebook Marketplace

Deb Liu, the Facebook exec who had been running the company’s Marketplace classified app, has been promoted. She is now formally the VP of Marketplace. Liu had previously been in charge of Facebook Platform. Taking her place will be Eddie O’Neil, a six-year Facebook veteran was previously a director of product management at the company.



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