“Four new stores will open this Saturday: The MixC Chengdu store will open at 8 a.m. The Fountain Gate (Australia) retail store will open at 12 p.m. The impressive Causeway Bay (Hong Kong) retail store will open at 9 a.m. And the Emporia (Sweden) store opens at 10 a.m.,” ifoAppleStore reports.

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“Perhaps the most impressive of the new locations is the Causeway Bay store in Hong Kong’s Hysan Place. It features a massive glass front that has been under construction for some time,” AppleInsider reports. “The Hysan Place store will be the third Apple Store to open in Hong Kong to date. This September, the company also opened a store at Kowloon’s Festival Walk.”

AppleInsider reports, “Apple opened a total of 33 new brick-and-mortar stores during is fiscal year 2012, 28 of them outside of the U.S. The total number of worldwide Apple Stores is 390. Apple plans to open another 30 to 35 additional stores during the current fiscal 2013, which runs through September of the next calendar year. About three-quarters of the new stores will be located outside of the U.S.”

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[Thanks to MacDailyNews Readers "Fred Mertz" and "Dan K." for the heads up.]