Posts Categorized: E-commerce


Alibaba TV launch

Alibaba is Invading China’s Sitting Rooms With Upcoming Smart TVs

As earlier rumors had indicated, Chinese e-commerce titan Alibaba is launching both an Apple TV-esque set-top box for Chinese consumers, and...

  • July 23, 2013
  • at 3:05 pm
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Abandon Ship! Report Claims Groupon’s China Venture Has Lost 9 VPs in the Past Year

It seems that Gaopeng, Groupon’s China joint-venture (of which it now owns only a minority share), may have something of a personnel i...

  • July 23, 2013
  • at 10:00 am
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Looking to China’s Personal Finance Market, Sina Gets Into Online Banking

Chinese internet giant Sina (NASDAQ:SINA) — perhaps most famous abroad now for its microblogging service Sina Weibo — is getting...

  • July 19, 2013
  • at 10:04 am
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ecommerce in the philippines

10 Popular E-Commerce Sites in the Philippines

E-commerce in Asia has been a whirlwind for both the businesses who enter into the scene, and the consumers. The Philippines is no exceptio...

  • July 18, 2013
  • at 3:00 pm
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Redmart funding

Singapore’s RedMart Bags Huge Series A Funding to Expand Online Grocery Business

Grocery shopping site Redmart has secured series A funding to grow its Singapore-based business. The company says that the major new round a...

  • July 18, 2013
  • at 10:20 am
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9 Travel featured

9 Top Web and Mobile Travel Startups in Indonesia

The holidays are approaching soon in Indonesia; Muslims are going to celebrate Eid Al-Fitr, on which they often travel to their relatives’...

  • July 17, 2013
  • at 1:30 pm
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HomeAway acquires Travelmob

Singaporean Startup Travelmob Acquired by HomeAway as US Firm Pushes Into Asia

Singapore-based home vacation rental startup Travelmob, which only launched into beta in early 2012, has been acquired by HomeAway (NASDAQ:A...

  • July 17, 2013
  • at 9:55 am
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Kucari is Earning $80,000 Revenue Per Month In Indonesia’s Less Crowded B2B E-Commerce Market

With the Indonesian C2C market crowded with big players like Kaskus, Tokobagus, Tokopedia and Rakuten, it may be rare for us to see it’s c...

  • July 16, 2013
  • at 6:13 pm
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Zozotown

Japanese Fashion E-Commerce Site Zozotown Seeks a Boost in Merchant Numbers With New Acquisition

Fashion e-commerce is usually at the cutting-edge of online shopping. That’s again evident in Japan today with the company behind one of t...

  • July 16, 2013
  • at 4:25 pm
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Ctaare Indian fashion store

This Indo-Australian E-Commerce Startup Takes Indian Fashion to the World

Fashion e-commerce is as endlessly diverse as clothing itself. It means that sites can explore lots of fashionable niches in search of a spe...

  • July 23, 2013
  • at 1:30 pm
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FindYogi Secures Funding To Help Consumers Find Gadgets Online

FindYogi just cost $92,000 to tackle India's burgeoning e-commerce market. The e-commerce search market is getting competitive.

  • July 19, 2013
  • at 11:30 am
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Thailand’s Ardent Capital Launches aCommerce, Aims To Break E-Commerce Bottleneck

Ardent Capital is once again making movement in the region. Back in May, Ardent promised to bring the launch of Ardent Labs’ first two com...

  • July 19, 2013
  • at 9:00 am
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Gamers.PH

Gamers.PH Goes Live Today, Brings Online Auctions and Shopping to Philippines’ Gamers

Gamers.PH opens today. Gamers can now participate in bidding wars for their game titles and gaming gear.

  • July 18, 2013
  • at 1:40 pm
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Zalora Launches Android App, Says 25% of Revenue Comes from Mobile

Zalora rolls out its brand-new Android app today, and reveals that 25 percent of its revenue comes from mobile.

  • July 17, 2013
  • at 11:59 pm
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Alibaba financial results

Alibaba Sees Profits Hit $680 Million, Revenue $1.38 Billion in Latest Financials

Yahoo’s (NASDAQ:YHOO) Q2 financial report is out, which means we also get to see lots of data from Chinese e-commerce titan Alibaba, in wh...

  • July 17, 2013
  • at 1:00 pm
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iGrab.ph Joins the Philippines’ Daily Deals Battle

Check this out, there's a new daily deals site in the Philippines. Which means more options for customers!

  • July 16, 2013
  • at 8:00 pm
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Rocket Internet Gets $500 Million Funding

Watch Out Asia, Rocket Internet Reveals It Raised $1.3 Billion So Far This Year

Germany’s startup dynamo that’s plotting world domination, Rocket Internet, has netted $500 million – yes, half a billion – ...

  • July 16, 2013
  • at 5:07 pm
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Jingdong, JD Global site

Jingdong Headed for US IPO?

Is Jingdong aiming for an initial public offering on the US market? That’s the rumor being passed around in the Chinese tech media, ac...

  • July 16, 2013
  • at 8:30 am
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