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Rocket Internet’s price comparison site Pricepanda launches in Thailand

Last January Rocket Internet’s price comparison site Pricepanda secured US$3 million in funding to expand in Southeast Asia. As promised, ...

  • March 26, 2014
  • at 10:00 am
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Rocket Internet’s PricePanda to launch in Thailand and open regional office in Southeast Asia

We’ve heard quite a lot about Rocket Internet’s e-commerce ventures in Southeast Asia like Lazada and Zalora, but not as much about its ...

  • November 6, 2013
  • at 11:24 am
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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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Let the Online Price Comparison Battle in Southeast Asia Begin

The price comparison site battle in Southeast Asia is heating up. OK, maybe the battle isn’t in full swing yet. But the online price compa...

  • March 18, 2013
  • at 10:30 am
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Oi Zoi Oi: Vietnam’s New E-Commerce Aggregator

With the over 30 e-commerce competitors in Vietnam that I wrote about last month, from daily deals to vertical lingerie sites, it’s ha...

  • February 26, 2013
  • at 10:57 pm
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India’s PriceBaba Finds Funding For its Product Search Engine

For all the horsepower behind every general search engine in the world, it seems that consumers are increasingly finding product search engi...

  • January 25, 2013
  • at 10:30 am
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Google Shopping Search Engine for China to be Shut Tomorrow?

Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) is believed to be shutting down its Google Shopping search engine for China tomorrow (December 12th). According to QQ T...

  • December 11, 2012
  • at 10:18 pm
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Say Cheese: Telunjuk.com Compares Cameras and Recommends the Best

Indonesians sure love to take pictures, from their holidays to the food they eat. Because of the need to share, this photo addiction has gro...

  • September 10, 2012
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Netease Product Search Engine Nears Launch, Gets a Name

Last December we reported that the Chinese web portal Netease is preparing a product search engine – a hot new area of competition on ...

  • August 27, 2012
  • at 4:55 pm
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PriceBaba nabs extra funding from 500 Wallah, the Indian branch of 500 Startups

PriceBaba, the Mumbai-based price comparison search engine, has received post-seed funding from 500 Wallah, the $5 million India-specific fu...

  • January 14, 2014
  • at 3:30 pm
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Product search engine B5M finds itself $16 million in series B funding

Chinese product search engine B5M has just followed up on its first major round of funding in early 2012 by announcing a series B investment...

  • October 9, 2013
  • at 8:38 pm
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Product Search Engine Telunjuk Secures Funding from Japan’s Venture Republic in Bid to Win the Indonesian Market

Today, Indonesian price comparison site Telunjuk announced that it has received seed funding from Japan-based Venture Republic. The Telunjuk...

  • June 17, 2013
  • at 12:22 pm
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China’s Top E-Commerce Site to Launch Product Searches Inside WeChat App

The 300-plus million users of China-made messaging app WeChat can already use it for video calls, finding dates, or following brands and cel...

  • March 7, 2013
  • at 12:20 pm
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Better Late Than Never, Baidu Launches a Dedicated Product Search Engine

We’ve seen product search engines becoming a major battleground in China in the past year or so, but the country’s top search company wa...

  • February 6, 2013
  • at 11:39 pm
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CONFIRMED: Google Shopping Search Engine for China Shuts Today

Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) has just confirmed the closure of its Google Shopping China service, just as we speculated last night. The product sear...

  • December 12, 2012
  • at 11:38 am
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Indonesian Flight Search Engine Traveloka Receives Funding from East Ventures

It seems that 2012 is definitely the year for startups venturing into the Indonesian travel industry. Today, the Indonesian flight search en...

  • November 12, 2012
  • at 1:15 pm
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Netease Launches Product Search Engine Huihui

A while back we told you about how Netease was planning to launch an eTao-like product price comparison search engine, and lo and behold, he...

  • September 6, 2012
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Tencent’s OCR App Gets a Fresh Pair of Eyes, Now More Like Google Goggles

Last September I reviewed a new translation app from China’s Tencent (HKG:0700) that uses OCR technology to read words, via the phone&...

  • August 15, 2012
  • at 1:45 pm
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