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Sep 14, 2017

RetailEX ASEAN 2017, co-located with Internet Retailing Expo ASEAN, opens today till 16 September at Hall 4, IMPACT Exhibition & Convention Center, Bangkok, Thailand. The annual international trade exhibition and conference showcases the largest retail in-store equipment and solutions in Southeast Asia,...

Aug 23, 2017

China Tontine Wines Group Limited (the "Company", stock code: 0389, together with its subsidiaries, the "Group"), one of the leading sweet wine producers in China, entered into a memorandum of understanding ("MOU") with potential vendors for eventual possible acquisition of 25.53 per cent equity interests in...

Jul 26, 2017

Jul 27, 2017 (China Knowledge) – JD.com (JD), China's second largest e-commerce platform, is employing China's largest Beidou Satetllite System Positioning (BDS) to stay ahead in the modernized logistics industry. JD is already ahead of its competitors in the unmanned transportation technologies and company-wide AI...

Jul 19, 2017

Thailand, which has one of the highest mobile Internet usage rates in Southeast Asia, is set to to reach $37 billion in revenues within a decade, making it rich in digital opportunities, according to a new study released by Google and Singapore’s state investment fund Temasek entitled “e-conomy SEA: Unlocking the $...

Jul 19, 2017

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba will invest an additional $1 billion into online shopping portal Lazada which operates in six countries in Southeast Asian, namely Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Philippines and Vietnam. With the deal, Alibaba will increase its stake from 51 per cent to 83 per cent, the...

May 19, 2017

There has been some heated controversy going on amid the successful start of Amazon in India. The marketplace giant launched with better than expected numbers coming in, but Flipkart, Amazon’s major rival in India, has made an amazing turnaround and so the race is on. For the past several years the economy in India...

Apr 27, 2017

China has always been a lucrative market for the e-commerce business with its 770 million+ working population and their love for shopping online. The real situation, on the other hand, is a little different than what someone inexperienced with the Chinese market might presume. Although it is the biggest e-commerce...

Dec 09, 2016

Low credit card use in Southeast Asia is driving demand for online payment services.

ASEAN's rapid economic growth – together with its typically young and tech-savvy population and astounding rate of digital adoption – has seen e-commerce revenue across the region growing faster than anywhere else in the...