1:43 pm on Mar 26, 2015 by Josh Horwitz
The popular listings site enters the land of milk tea and shaved ice.
1:05 pm on Mar 16, 2015 by David Corbin
The company is nearing 8 million monthly active users, a little more than a year after averaging 1 million. Now, it wants to take that growth overseas.
2:18 am on Jan 13, 2015 by Malavika Velayanikal
Indian restaurant finder now has a presence in 22 countries, entering six of them through acquisitions of leading local players.
12:11 pm on Nov 19, 2014 by Malavika Velayanikal
Indian restaurant finder Zomato’s US$660 million valuation comes from its appetite for growth. Co-founders Goyal and Chaddah always had global ambitions and want to take on the fat cats of the world.
4:43 pm on Apr 9, 2014 by J.T. Quigley
Yelp co-founder and CEO Jeremy Stoppelman formally announced the launch of his community-sourced restaurant review site in Japan.
10:00 am on Nov 26, 2013 by Saiyai Sakawee
Trust is still a big issue in e-commerce. The fact that e-commerce transactions eliminate face-to-face interaction can make people get very skeptical toward them. But who can blame them when there are...
7:00 pm on Oct 19, 2012 by Vanessa Tan
We often see successful startups coming from the West, more particularly in Silicon Valley and sometimes it raises the question of whether there is innovation in Asia. A panel of young innovators, mod...
8:22 pm on Oct 4, 2012 by Terence Lee
Partnerships, especially when regional companies like HungryGoWhere and Yelp are involved, confer startups another advantage: It makes global expansion easier.
1:15 pm on Sep 14, 2012 by Steven Millward
Yelp (NYSE:YELP), the US-based reviews and listings site, has today launched in Singapore, marking the company’s Asian debut. Now at Yelp.com.sg, it means that social Singaporeans can now create accou...
2:19 am on Sep 14, 2012 by Gwendolyn Regina T
San Francisco-headquarterd restaurant review site Yelp went public in March and has been expanding aggressively into new markets ever since. This time, Yelp officially launches in Singapore (its Asian...
9:08 am on Aug 22, 2012 by Willis Wee
Restaurant review site Wongnai.com is the Yelp of Thailand, or at least it claims/wants to be. And with over 200,000 members so far under its belt, it seems well on its way. It was founded in July 201...
9:08 am on Aug 6, 2012 by Joshua Kevin
Zodio, the Thailand-born startup founded by Jai Govindani, is a company that aspires to be the Yelp of Asia. Launched in Thailand, it plans to expand to the Philippines, and then to the whole Southeas...
10:48 pm on Jan 5, 2012 by Rick Martin
A report from Kyodo today says that Japanese restaurant information and review website Tabelog has had its rankings manipulated by paid review posters. They have found 39 companies which are involved ...
11:07 am on Apr 29, 2011 by Rick Martin
At the Global Mobile Internet Conference in Beijing, China, we were fortunate enough to sit down with Michael Jiang, the VP of Product and Operations at Dianping.com. Dianping is a local review websit...
2:26 pm on Nov 27, 2010 by Willis Wee
Alex, Aaron and Rachel are the three geniuses who created this unofficial theme song for Yelp. The song communicates how Yelp has helped in different situations in life in a humorous fashion. It sure ...