Apple recently launched its long awaited itunes stores across 12 countries in Asia. Already available in Japan, Australia and New Zealand, now consumers with credit cards in Brunei, Cambodia, Hong Kong, Laos, Macau, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, Sri Lanka and Vietnam will be able to access millions of songs and movies.
Manoj Menon, Partner and Asia Pacific Managing Director for Frost & Sullivan said “This is a fantastic development for consumers in Asia. Apple’s growth in these markets was predominantly fueled by the hardware sales. This announcement will help Apple leverage the completeness of its ecosystem a lot better in these markets”.
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