Posts Categorized: E-commerce


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Battling Against Rocket Internet’s Lazada, Bhinneka Wants to be Indonesia’s Amazon

Indonesian homegrown B2C e-commerce site Bhinneka recently celebrated its 14th anniversary. The company has consistently made its presence f...

  • June 27, 2013
  • at 8:07 pm
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China’s Luxury E-Commerce Market to Be Worth $27 Billion in 2013 (INFOGRAPHIC)

In China's $300-billion online shopping industry, one of the most interesting and international segments is Chinese luxury e-commerce.

  • June 27, 2013
  • at 2:57 pm
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Bobobobo: After A Quiet Launch, Indonesia Now Has a New Luxury E-Shopping and Travel Site

The specialist e-commerce market in Indonesia is on the rise, and recently it has seen the arrival of a luxury e-commerce venture created by...

  • June 27, 2013
  • at 10:00 am
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The Price is Right: 8 Hot Shopping Search Engines in India

India’s e-commerce market is vast and dynamic, and it’s not even anywhere near the saturation point of e-shopping sectors in wes...

  • June 25, 2013
  • at 3:57 pm
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$1 Billion US IPO Coming Soon for China’s Qunar?

Would you buy stock in Qunar? Soon, you might get the chance. TechWeb reports a source in investment circles as saying that assuming the mar...

  • June 25, 2013
  • at 9:00 am
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Why Sell to Ibibo? And Why Now? Redbus CEO Phanindra Sama Explains

Redbus' acquisition is a landmark for overseas interest in the booming Indian tech and web space. To find out more, we got back in touch wit...

  • June 24, 2013
  • at 1:35 pm
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Bootstrapp Launches as a Place for Indian Gadget Lovers to Sell and Upgrade

After deciding to pivot away from being a site for gamers to sell off old games, Delhi-based Bootstrapp has, as promised, launched today wit...

  • June 21, 2013
  • at 5:30 pm
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Page365 is a Thai Startup That Builds On Top Of Facebook Commerce

Page365 is building new opportunities on top of Facebook's informal commerce trend.

  • June 21, 2013
  • at 3:00 pm
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GiftCard Plans to Centralize Indonesia’s Gift Vouchers into One System

GiftCard.co.id offers physical gift cards which can be used in multiple stores. The startup recently launched its newest product TaDa! What ...

  • June 20, 2013
  • at 9:07 pm
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Kaskus Will Monetize With New Marketplace in 2019, Plans to Battle TokoBagus and Even eBay

The e-commerce battle in Indonesia is heating up, and today the country’s biggest online forum site Kaskus finally spoke out about what th...

  • June 27, 2013
  • at 4:06 pm
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In 2013, China surpasses America as top ecommerce market

This Is The Year China Becomes The World’s Top E-Commerce Market (CHARTS)

With China’s e-commerce market set to be worth nearly $300 billion this year, 2013 will mark the watershed moment when China surpasses the...

  • June 27, 2013
  • at 1:30 pm
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New Numbers Reveal India’s Flipkart Worth $1 Billion, South Africa’s Naspers Has 10% Stake

New financial numbers by South Africa’s Naspers (NPN:SJ) reveal a couple of interesting things. Firstly, Naspers is now exposed as owning ...

  • June 26, 2013
  • at 8:58 pm
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Worried About Tencent? Alibaba Internal Memo Bans All Third-Party Communication Software

Worried About Tencent? Alibaba Internal Memo Bans All Third-Party Communication Software

Information security is important for any tech company. And the leadership at Alibaba, one of China’s biggest tech companies, has appa...

  • June 25, 2013
  • at 9:30 am
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Travel Search Engine Wego Gets Boost with $17 Million Series C Funding

Singapore-based travel search engine Wego is revealing this evening that the company has wrapped up a series C funding round of $17 million ...

  • June 24, 2013
  • at 8:59 pm
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Singapore’s TaskRabbit-Like FlagAHero Pivots and Eyes Expansion

Singapore’s online marketplace for local industry verticals FlagAHero recently launched its beta site. After operating for nearly a year i...

  • June 22, 2013
  • at 10:00 am
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OFFICIAL: Tencent-backed Ibibo Acquires India’s Redbus (But Rumored $138 Million Price-Tag Not Confirmed)

As we speculated upon at the start of the week, India’s online bus ticket platform Redbus has been acquired by Ibibo, the joint-ventur...

  • June 21, 2013
  • at 4:52 pm
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Rakuten Sees Huge Growth in Malaysia

(Updated on June 24th: We’ve corrected the spokesperson name in this article. We apologize for the inconvenience.) Today DigitalNewsAs...

  • June 21, 2013
  • at 1:25 pm
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Chinese Shopping Search Engine TaoTaoSou Finds Huge New Funding Round

China's those e-shoppers need some guidance - and perhaps some useful price comparisons - without jumping from website to website.

  • June 20, 2013
  • at 8:30 pm
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