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Rakuten pins hope on 3G

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Rakuten Tarad.com, Thailand leading e-commerce marketplace, has earmarked a marketing budget increase of 1,000% this year to chase rapid growth of e-commerce with the advent of the third generation (3G) mobile broadband market. 

The Japanese firm released a survey finding that 47.5% of 5,000 respondents purchased goods online for the first time in the past two years.

Some 64.5% of the respondents say they use social media suggestions by friends to buy online products.

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