AI startup Yitu Technology opens R&D center in Singapore

(Image credit: Yitu) Chinese artificial intelligence (AI) company Yitu…


Briefing: Tencent looks to Southeast Asia to boost gaming revenue

Tencent turns to Southeast Asia after Beijing clampdown - Nikkei Asian Review…


What does Southeast Asia hold for cryptocurrencies and ICOs

Identifying applications for blockchain technology beyond financial markets…


Ctrip in talks to invest in Indian food delivery service Zomato

China’s online travel services provider Ctrip is reportedly planning to invest…


A short history of the QR code in China and why Southeast Asia is next

(Image Credit: Beijing Inspiry Technology) China’s love for QR codes is no…


Alibaba doubles down on Lazada with additional $2 billion

E-commerce giant Alibaba announced today that it will invest an additional $2…


Can China's fastest growing e-commerce startup find similar success in Southeast Asia?

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Shanda Group-backed Malaysian company NIDA aims to be Airbnb for economy hotels

Chinese conglomerate Shanda Group invested $5.6 million Series A in Malaysian…


10 e-commerce trends that will shape Southeast Asia in 2018 (Part 2)

Editor’s note: This is the second part of a post on Southeast Asian e-commerce…


10 e-commerce trends that will shape Southeast Asia in 2018 (Part 1)

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