Online shopping consumption soars during Ramadan

Last update: 13/06/2018

KUALA LUMPUR, June 13 (Bernama) -- The online shopping consumption increased greatly during the fasting month, especially during the early hours of the morning for sahur.

This was evident as iPrice Group, a price aggregator platform for hundreds of online merchants in Indonesia and Malaysia, experienced double-digit growth in online sessions.

Its analysis suggested that online traffic at 5 am increased by 105 per cent in Malaysia and 345 per cent in Indonesia, when compared with the same time prior to Ramadan.....