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?

Editor’s note: This was contributed by Sheji Ho, the Group Chief Marketing…


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)

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


Chinese phones are taking over Southeast Asia while domestic market shrinks: report

Huawei, Oppo, and Xiaomi came in the top 5, after Samsung and Apple, in the…


6 takeaways on Thailand startup ecosystem: Q&A with TechSauce CEO Oranuch Lerdsuwankij

Thailand may be an appealing top 2 travel destination for Chinese people, but…


Southeast Asia is a blue ocean for Chinese gaming firms: report

Like the mobile payment industry, China’s gaming market is a highly cleaned-up…


JD in $500m joint venture talks with Thailand's Central Group

JD is in talks with Thailand’s Central Group about a $500 million e-commerce…


Alipay vs WeChat: Challenges and strategies of two payment giants going global

Cash has taken hundreds of years to establish its status as a common medium for…