China’s government-run online train ticket sales site 12306 has been causing problems since pretty much the moment it was launched. It broke during its first Sp...
Ecommerce is already big in Asia, and it only has room to grow. As local startups and global players tap into new opportunities, each country also creates its own ecommerce leaders. On top of these sites, social media is even becoming a new avenue for consumers to shop. While many countries still struggle to find better payment options and access to the internet, it’s worth studying how new ecommerce players and the evolving demand of consumers shapes how Asians shop.
A Chinese chicken delivery service has gotten attention from Sichuan investors for its spicy brand of WeChat-based ecommerce.
An insider's look at where ecommerce in Southeast Asia is heading.
Wanda Group, the brick-and-mortar conglomerate that formed a US$814 million joint venture with Baidu and Tencent, bought a stake in online payment firm 99Bill.
If you’re a foreigner thinking about setting up shop in Indonesia as an ecommerce business, here’s everything you need to know about the local landscape.
In seven years, the company has processed over $1.6 billion worth of transactions.
Shoppr draws heavily from dating app Tinder’s swipe-to-discover methodology, which the team finds is “light and fun enough to keep us going for hours on end.”
Flipkart pulls in new investors for its latest $700 million funding, files for conversion to public company in Singapore
Baillie Gifford, Greenoaks Capital, Steadview Capital, T. Rowe Price Associates, and Qatar Investment Authority back India’s homegrown ecommerce leader.
MNC Shop is a joint venture project between two conglomerates in Indonesia and South Korea.
Nearly half of China's population still lives in the countryside, and that's a market China's ecommerce giants have barely touched.
The Tokyo-based joint venture gives Japanese fashionistas access to more than 300 international boutiques stocking over 1,000 high-end clothing labels.
LivSpace lets you pick up individual pieces of furniture as well as entire sets of furniture and other interior decor items that can go together.
Read as many books as you want through this "book streaming" service.
People have traditionally liked a touch and feel of jewelry before they shell out big bucks. But luxury sales online are growing fast worldwide, and Amazon bets...
It’s Cyber Monday, and should you be in the mood for power shopping online in Indonesia, there’s no better day than today to explore local ecommerce sites.
Ecommerce companies in India are now in a race not just get more and more consumers but also to amass new tech tools that will give them an edge in the competit...
Page365, a dashboard for sellers in Thailand who run Facebook shops, has secured US$420,000 in seed funding, the startup revealed today.
US-based ecommerce giant eBay plans to increase its ownership in Indonesia’s MetraPlasa from 40 percent to 49 percent, local media outlet Berita Satu reports. M...
After raising US$1.12 million from LionRock Capital, Skype co-founder Toivo Annus, Silicon Straits, serial entrepreneur Darius Cheung, and Singapore local celeb...
Tuniu and LY.com have been battling in China's online travel market, and now Qunar and Ctrip have started firing shots too. A price war seems imminent.