Even though Snapdeal eyes the mobile commerce space, it has no plans of following Myntra and forcing shoppers to use only its app.
Mobile innovator Paytm now has biz tycoon Ratan Tata in its corner to take on India’s ecommerce leaders
Alibaba’s financial affiliate Ant Financial has a 25% stake in Paytm, and now Ratan Tata who heads US$100 billion Tata group of companies has also picked up a m...
The huge growth potential of tech startups as vast swathes of Indians get online is persuading Japanese investors to overcome their instinctive reluctance to en...
Consumers in Thailand are using Instagram stores to discover products and then discuss the sale via Line.
Wooplr lets users discover fashion and food products they like, find what’s trending around them through photographs, and recommend those to their friends and t...
Here are ten interesting Indonesian ecommerce players that are excelling at mobile shopping.
Line, the popular messaging app with 181 million monthly active users at the last count, is set to launch online grocery deliveries across Southeast Asia.
For all the hype around ecommerce, most sales still happen at brick-and-mortar stores. Here's a way of shopping that combines both online and offline.
A Taiwanese ecommerce veteran is betting that app storefronts will topple the island's incumbents in online shopping.
Nearly five months after the initial tie-up in Singapore, today WeChat and EasyTaxi announced that its partnership is rolling out to Thailand, Malaysia, and the...
A nimble startup is targeting a blind spot of India’s ecommerce giants, and pulling the rug from under their feet
While the big cats of ecommerce fight it out for leadership stakes in India, a jackal may run off with the spoils - mobile commerce innovator Paytm.
Two of China's internet giants are already investing money to merge their e-commerce businesses with the country's retail vendors.
The largest piece of pie for global mCommerce revenue comes from Asia, says Tim Merel, founder of research firm Digi-Capital. According to him, as with all thin...
India's ecommerce players are busy figuring out the ways to score in a diverse mobile-first market. Who is best placed to ride this rising tide of mcommerce?
WeChat, China’s most popular mobile messaging app, has already become a handy tool for businesses in China to engage with Chinese customers.
5,000 EasyTaxi rides have so far been taken by people who booked in WeChat. The tie-up currently only works in Singapore.
This morning, Chinese e-retailer JD announced it has attained exclusive rights to accept China’s first pre-orders for the Xbox One. But gamers who open a desk...
Singapore WeChat users can now book taxis inside app, more countries to follow in EasyTaxi partnership
WeChat users in Singapore can now book a taxi inside the messaging app thanks to a tie-up with EasyTaxi. It’s the first such move by WeChat outside of its nativ...
WeChat got a minor update on iOS overnight that adds in the ability for users to transfer money to each other.
More than six months after China’s Twitter-esque Sina Weibo launched a mobile wallet, the social network is about to roll out user-to-user money transfers.
With these six strategies, Zalora hopes to fend off its many rivals in the fashion ecommerce space.
At the event, aCommerce CEO Paul Srivorakul gave a keynote covering ecommerce trends in Thailand.
A recent study shows the amount of mobile transactions in the country increased 156 percent year-on-year.
About two months after Tencent (HKG: 0700) purchased an 18 percent stake in it, Chinese ecommerce site JD (NASDAQ: JD) has finally been integrated into WeChat (...
One of India's biggest ecommerce marketplaces says mobile-based transactions have grown 25-fold against a year ago, when it was just around five percent.
Eight months after first launching in the Chinese city of Shanghai, Uber has now rolled into Beijing.
China’s mobile commerce spending to surpass $50 billion in 2014, nearly double last year’s total (INFOGRAPHIC)
We know that China’s ecommerce market is set to see $274.5 billion in spending in 2014, but how much of that will be done from mobile devices? The answer is, by...
Mobile commerce, online savings funds, and QR code-based m-payments are all under threat in China right now. The People’s Bank of China (PBoC) clamped down on t...