Briefing: JD partners with Rakuten to take its drones to Japan

JD.com’s drones take flight to Japan in partnership with Rakuten - TechCrunch…


Briefing: Co-founder of China’s once touted Amazon announces his departure

Co-Founder Exits China's Biggest E-Book Retailer- Yicai Global What happened:…


Beijing begins introducing measures to protect gig-economy workers, starting with delivery drivers

(Image credit: JD.com) Beijing's municipal government announced today nine…


Briefing: Alibaba opens applications for $10 million African Netpreneur Prize in March

Applications for Jack Ma’s Africa Netpreneur Prize to open in……


Chinese second-hand car platform Renrenche denies bankruptcy rumors

(Image credit: Renrenche) Chinese online second-hand car seller Renrenche…


NetEase's cross-border e-commerce site Kaola reportedly discussing merger with Amazon

NetEase’s cross-border e-commerce site Kaola and US e-commerce giant Amazon…


Chinese firms plan to export e-commerce culture to Africa

A shop in Addis Ababa sells phones made by China's Tecno (Credit: Bigstock/The…


Briefing: Former Taobao exec named CEO of Lazada Malaysia

阿里投资的 Lazada 任命了新 CEO,原淘宝全球购总监周南上任 - Sohu What happened: Alibaba-backed…


Reading between the lines of China’s secondhand e-commerce market

— Secondhand goods are probably the last thing that come to mind when…


Suning acquires 37 Wanda stores to speed up new retail expansion

Image credit: Suning.com Chinese online retailer Suning.com has acquired 37…