You are here reports 496.4m yuan Q2 loss after spending to drive sales

E-tailer's income shaved by shopping subsidies and more marketing spending to attract new customers

BT_20170816_NSJD16_3037081.jpg says the increased costs will likely occur in Q2 and Q4 each year as the e-tailer goes for two "Christmas- style" discount events on June 18 and Nov 11.


JD.COM INC posted a wider quarterly loss as China's second-largest online mall boosted marketing spending to drive sales at its mid-year shopping promotion.

The net loss was 496.4 million yuan (S$101.6 million) for the three...

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