Fintech has grown more diverse both in terms of markets and verticals. Here are five startups that had a pretty good year.
Startups are Tech in Asia’s bread and butter. As Asia’s startup ecosystems grow, we’ll be here to document both their successes and failures. From seed-stage bootstrappers to multimillion-dollar exits, every startup worth its salt deserves a chance to be heard.
“If you can get ahold of Facebook’s product roadmap, it’s a giant WeChat clone,” says William Bao Bean. “China is behind in a lot of different areas, but one ar...
The app, backed by Weibo, now has 5 million active users each day. And it's now a unicorn.
Startup success stories are mostly talked about. How about failed startups? Here’re 20 failed startups in Asia in 2015 and why they they didn’t survive.
What's Uber's market share in China? Here's the newest data.
Investments in China’s tech companies and startups “soared” in the first half of the year, says a new report this week from PricewaterhouseCoopers.
In a rare moment, US President Barack Obama and Alibaba founder Jack Ma shared the stage with a Filipina entrepreneur at the APEC Summit in Manila.
Chinese P2P lender Yirendai is planning a $100m US IPO. Here's what you need to know.
Workers love it and businesses love it too. Flexible working is an idea whose time has come - globally.
Jack Ma shares four of the big traps that can trip you up once you've built a successful business.
We talk to Didi Kuaidi VP Stephen Zhu about the Chinese ride-hailing app’s goals.
At the beginning of this year, there were a lot of dedicated O2O car wash services. Now, there's basically just one.
China’s ride-hailing wars are officially on. Homegrown giant Didi Kuaidi dominates the business of hailing taxis in China, but American-import Uber has been mak...
China's Ele.me has just announced a new B2B business called Youcai aimed at getting small restaurants the ingredients they need.
Bolo.me is bringing live streaming - which has previously been mostly used for gaming and entertainment - into the world of cross-border ecommerce.
Hardware manufacturing can be a painful, long, and expensive process. Factories may be experts at producing 10,000 copies of something, but what if you just nee...