Stories by Len Rust

  • B2C e-commerce awakens in Asia/Pacific

    B2C e-commerce sales for the five major markets in the Asia/Pacific region totalled only $US59.1 billion, and Japan accounted for a tiger's share of the sales in 2006. But things are changing. eMarketer forecasts that B2C e-commerce sales in the region will grow 23.3 per cent a year to $US168.7 billion in 2011.

  • Emerging impacts

    Several of the major US technology vendors earn more than half of their revenues from overseas activities -- companies like Cisco, Intel, Hewlett-Packard, and IBM.