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Zalora Delivers 1 Millionth Order to a Customer in Singapore

Rocket Internet’s fashion e-store for Southeast Asia, Zalora, has just shipped its one million...

By Steven Millward

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  • May 14, 2013
  • at 2:30 pm
CyberAgent Gets Into the Crowdfunding Business in Japan

CyberAgent Gets Into the Crowdfunding Business in Japan

Japan’s CyberAgent (TYO:4751) has burst onto Japan’s crowdfunding scene with the launch ...

By Steven Millward

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  • May 14, 2013
  • at 1:02 pm
QQ WeChat

China’s Top Chat App Gets a WeChat-Like Makeover, But Everyone Hates It

Tencent’s (HKG:0700) chat service QQ is used by over half a billion people and is China’s top ap...

By Steven Millward

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  • May 13, 2013
  • at 8:00 pm
Just Dial IPO India

India’s Just Dial Ready to Raise $175 Million in IPO Next Week

I know that India’s Just Dial has been on the verge of an IPO before, but this time it’s for rea...

By Steven Millward

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  • May 13, 2013
  • at 7:08 pm
Thailand on social media

Thailand Now Has 18 Million Social Media Users (INFOGRAPHIC)

Our ZocialInc buddies in Bangkok always keep a close eye on Thailand’s social media scene. In ...

By Steven Millward

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  • May 13, 2013
  • at 3:56 pm
Autonavi apps

Alibaba Explores Online Mapping, Takes Stake in Autonavi For $294 Million

You can wait years for a big deal to hit the Chinese web, but recently the blockbuster moves are com...

By Steven Millward

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  • May 10, 2013
  • at 6:12 pm
madeiracloud

China’s MadeiraCloud Gets $1.5 Million Funding, Opens US Office

We’ve been following the progress of Beijing-based MadeiraCloud pretty closely since last year, an...

By Steven Millward

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  • May 10, 2013
  • at 9:00 am
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DeNA Hits Record $2 Billion in Revenues for 2012, But Quarterly Profits and Income Slip Again

Japan-based social gaming platform DeNA (TYO:2432) has just rolled out its Q4 and full-year 2012 fin...

By Steven Millward

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  • May 9, 2013
  • at 3:32 pm
ChainLabs incubator

New Shanghai Incubator Seeks Startups With Big Ideas For the Global Supply Chain

With plenty of support already existing for consumer-oriented startups in China – with things ...

By Steven Millward

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  • May 9, 2013
  • at 2:00 pm
Wechat user numbers

WeChat Now Has 190 Million Active Users, Close to Passing Whatsapp

Tencent’s (HKG:0700) deputy general manager Hou Xiaonan has revealed that the company’s social m...

By Steven Millward

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  • May 9, 2013
  • at 11:33 am
Codoon clones Jawbone Up

Wearable Tech Maker From China Clones the ‘Jawbone Up’

A wearable tech company from China is about to launch a good-looking new fitness-tracking gadget. Un...

By Steven Millward

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  • May 8, 2013
  • at 1:00 pm
Evernote China

After 1 Year in China, Evernote Reaches 4 Million Chinese Users

Last time we got some China numbers from Evernote, makers of the notes syncing service, it had hit 1...

By Steven Millward

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  • May 7, 2013
  • at 11:39 pm
FoodPanda Asia

Rocket Internet’s Asia-Oriented Foodpanda Gobbles Up Over $20 Million in Funding

Rocket Internet’s Asia-based food delivery startup Foodpanda has announced another major round of ...

By Steven Millward

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  • May 7, 2013
  • at 5:05 pm
Jingdong supermarket

Jingdong Gets Fresh, Adds a Supermarket to its E-Commerce Offerings

China’s Jingdong (formerly called 360Buy) is expanding yet again from its original Amazon-style of...

By Steven Millward

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  • May 7, 2013
  • at 2:00 pm
Camera360 series B funding

China-Made Camera360 App Snaps Its Way to 100 Million Global Users

One of the most popular Chinese-made apps around the world is Camera360, the photo filter app made b...

By Steven Millward

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  • May 7, 2013
  • at 1:15 pm
Crowdbaron, Real estate crowdfunding

Crowdbaron Brings Real Estate Crowdfunding to Asia

We’ve seen crowdfunding been put to use for zany gadgets and enacting positive social change, ...

By Steven Millward

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  • May 6, 2013
  • at 8:00 pm
China Mobile 4G launch in 2013

China Mobile Planning Final $6.7 Billion Push to Launch 4G in 344 Cities This Year

Despite a lack of regulatory approval yet, the world’s biggest mobile telco by user-base, China Mo...

By Steven Millward

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  • May 6, 2013
  • at 3:00 pm
CTW - China tech news this week

8 Must-Read Tech Stories in China This Week

All of China was on holiday for half the week, yet it still managed to be a particularly eventful fe...

By Steven Millward

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  • May 5, 2013
  • at 1:45 pm