Apple announces that prices for apps and in-app purchases on its App Store will increase in several countries, including Japan, Vietnam and all territories that use the euro currency, starting next month.
Apple announced on Monday that app prices and purchases within the App Store will increase in several countries starting next month. Specifically, we are talking about Chile, Egypt, Japan, Malaysia, Pakistan, Poland, South Korea, Sweden and Vietnam, according to Apple.
According to MacRumors, here we also put in the bag all the countries that have the euro as their currency. The increases, Apple reports, are the result of current weakness of this currency against the US dollar.
Note that this rise of the iPhone, will come into force in both App Store applications and in-app purchases next month. The new prices, excluding subscriptions that renew automatically, will be effective from October 5, explains the apple company bitten on a blog.
To understand how this whole network of prices works, explain that those of the logo of the apple they provide developers with pre-set tiers at which they can price their app. as well, these levels will increase for the euro next month. For example, level one will go from 0.99 to 1.19 euros, while the maximum level will increase from 999 to 1,199 euros, according to Manzana.
It will act in the same way with the rest of the countries and their respective levels, so we are sure to see some other developer adjust the prices of their applications.
The company with the bitten apple logo raises prices in Vietnam too
It is striking to see Vietnam within that previous list that we have stated. Well, those of iPhone they are obliged according to the new local tax regulations applicable to the company, to collect and pay the applicable taxes, which are the value added tax (VAT) and the corporate income tax (CIT) at rates of 5%, respectively.
Note that in recent years, Vietnam has become its second production center behind Chinawith the manufacture of products such as iPad tablets or AirPod wireless headphones.
However, those of the logo of the apple has not been the only ones who have made this movement. Google, Dell and Amazon have also set up production in Vietnam to diversify their production activities, as has Apple.