Posts Tagged ‘Hong Kong’

Reading the AdvoCare FTC Ruling Tea Leaves

As was announced on October 2, AdvoCare and its former chief executive officer agreed to pay $150 million and be banned from the multi-level marketing business to resolve Federal Trade Commission charges that the company operated an illegal pyramid scheme that deceived consumers into believing they could earn significant income as “distributors” of its health…

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Financial Analysis

Public Direct Sellers: Why We Have “Regulatory” and “China” as Risk Factors; Stocks Feeling the Pain China deteriorates substantially, and it’s not geopolitics  Business in China for the publicly traded Direct Selling stocks slowed substantially in the Q2 due to the government’s crackdown on direct selling nutrition companies earlier in the year. The most exposed…

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QNET – 21 Years of Empowering Entrepreneurs

QNET

The Beginning QNET was founded in 1998 in the aftermath of the Asian Financial Crisis, and the heels of the dotcom crash that turned many local Asian economies upside down. It was a time of turmoil in more ways than one for a group of young Asian entrepreneurs who were reeling from having just discovered…

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Herbalife Survey: 7 in 10 People in Asia Pacific Aspire to Be Business Owner

Asia Pacific

Herbalife Nutrition’s recently released Asia Pacific Entrepreneurship Survey 2019 revealed that seven in 10 (71%) of consumers in the region aspire to own a business. Conducted in April 2019, the study showed the desire to become an entrepreneur being the strongest among those in Indonesia (96%), the Philippines (92%), Thailand (89%) and Malaysia (86%). In addition, the majority (54%) of people in Asia Pacific believe that working on…

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WorldVentures Opens New Regional Office in Hong Kong

Hong Kong

WorldVentures recently announced that it has opened a new regional office in Hong Kong. “WorldVentures has made commitments to give Hong Kong the support it needs to help Independent Reps and DreamTrips Members understand the value of our opportunity and vacation club membership,” said WorldVentures General Manager of Hong Kong Sam Lau. “We’re here to…

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Youth & Beauty From The Inside Out: Yijia’s Belief In Nature’s Power

FOUNDER’S BIOGRAPHY George Guo is the founder and chairman of YiJia. With over 20 years of experience in the direct selling field, the successful entrepreneur with keen insights established YiJia in 2004. The company’s name where “Yi” in Chinese represents “wealth and infinity” and “Jia” stands for “peace and happiness,” symbolizes Guo’s aspiration to create…

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Natural Health Trends Down 3% for 2018

Natural Health Trends Down 3%

Natural Health Trends Corp. (NASDAQ: NHTC), a direct-selling and e-commerce company that markets under the NHT Global brand, recently announced its financial results for 2018. For the fourth quarter ending December 31, 2018, total revenue was $41.6 million, decrease of 10 percent compared to $46.1 million in the fourth quarter of 2017, and a decrease of…

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Natural Health Trends Q3 Revenue Up 17%

Natural Health Trends Down 3%

Natural Health Trends Corp. (NASDAQ: NHTC) today announced its financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2018. Total revenue of $47.0 million increased 17 percent compared to $40.1 million in the third quarter of 2017, and decreased 8 percent compared to $50.9 million in the second quarter of 2018. Revenue from the company’s Hong…

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ARIIX Names Alison Xu Canada Country Manager

Bountiful, Utah-based ARIIX recently announced the addition of Alison Xu to the executive team. As Canada Country Manager, Xu will prepare ARIIX Canada operations to facilitate projected growth, ensuring proper licensing and quality assurance and helping corporate better understand and support the Canadian market. “Alison’s impressive history of successful product launches, reducing stock inefficiencies and positively affecting company revenue makes her a powerful asset to…

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Natural Health Trends Second Quarter Revenue Down 1%

Natural Health Trends Corp. today announced financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2018. Total revenue of $50.9 million decreased 1 percent compared to $51.5 million in the second quarter of 2017, and decreased 3 percent compared to $52.4 million in the first quarter of 2018. “Our second quarter performance reflected a continuation of…

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