Month: December 2014

Selling items on Facebook and Instagram illegal, says Deputy Minister

Selling items on Facebook and Instagram illegal, says Deputy Minister

Responding to a Q & A session at the Dewan Negara on 17.12.14, the deputy minister of Domestic trade, Cooperatives and Consumerism told that all trading activities via Facebook and Instagram are deemed illegal.

The statement by the deputy minister has dropped a bombshell in the social network scene in the country. The bombshell hit even harder and wider among the country consumerism scene.

Both Facebook and Instagram are now

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Store strategy for holiday shopping

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Hey, this is the holiday season. The school holiday is happening now. Christmas is coming. New Year is just around the corner.

Well it sound like an annual tautology, repeating the phrase in cycle every year. Anyway, the seasons just run in cycle every year. It may sound mundane for most of Malaysian, getting their yearend bonuses, staking up new accessories for their children New Year school opening and of course spending more. Chinese New Year would ensue after the New Year. Retailers throughout the country would stack up their stores too in anticipation of the higher than average purchases at this season.

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The crop just get better, introducing Miss World 2014 Rolene Strauss from South Africa

Miss Rolene Strauss from South Africa was picked as the Miss World 2014 at the pageant’s final event held at Excel ICC Auditorium, London on 14.12.14.

This is the third time South Africa won the pageant, an event held every year to pick the most beautiful woman in the world.

They are selected from the crop of the most beautiful woman of their respective countries and the event is to select the fairest of them all.

This year’s annual event had an extra twist in it compared to previous pageants because it just got more high tech for the spectators waiting gleefully around the globe. It just managed to reach to a wider and broader audience because the Miss World pageant is available via the apps and can be streamed direct to many devices, tablets and mobiles. It can even be streamed through game consoles via the official Miss World channel and You tube. It is an event that was tweeted more by Twitter and made wider appearance in friends’ sharing via Facebook.

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