A young entrepreneur is building the Amazon of...
At just 26, Waiz Rahim is supposed to be involved in the family business, having returned home in 2016 with an...
China overtakes U.S. in smart speaker market
The U.S. no longer leads the smart speaker market, according to new data from Canalys out this morning, which found...
TikTok owner ByteDance’s long-awaited chat app...
In WeChat -dominated China, there’s no shortage of challengers out there claiming to create an alternative social...
How the trade war with China hit Uber’s public...
Uber’s much heralded public offering has arrived not so much with a bang as with a whimper, thanks largely to the...
Alibaba-backed facial recognition startup Megvii...
One of China’s most ambitious artificial intelligence startups Megvii, more commonly known for its facial...
AWS wants a bigger share of Asia following Hong...
Amazon’s cloud computing unit is making further inroads into Asia after it opened a data center in Hong Kong this...
Grocery delivery startup Honestbee is running out...
Honestbee, the online grocery delivery service in Asia, is nearly out of money and trying to offload its business. The...
Slowdown or not, China’s luxury goods still...
Despite well-documented concerns over an economic slowdown in China, the country’s luxury goods market is still...
This YC-backed startup preps Chinese students for...
In recent years, data analysts have gone from optional to a career that holds great promise, but demand for...
Can there be too much competition between...
Competition is the core of capitalism. Competition between companies lowers prices — on average — and...
Surging costs send shares of ecommerce challenger...
China’s new tech force Pinduoduo is continuing its race to upend the ecommerce space, even at the expense of its...
The “splinternet” is already here
Keith Wright Contributor Share on Twitter Keith Wright is a Villanova School of Business instructor of Accounting and...
Food delivered to the doorstep is not so cheap in...
A big selling point of ordering food to the doorstep in China is price, which, in the early years, could be much...
Tiger Global and Ant Financial lead $500M...
A Chinese startup that’s taking a dorm-like approach to urban housing just raised $500 million as its valuation...
NetEase is the latest Chinese tech giant to lay...
NetEase, China’s second-biggest online games publisher with a growing ecommerce segment, is laying off a...
Alibaba challenger Pinduoduo is bringing imported...
Pinduoduo, the latest challenger to China’s ecommerce dominators Alibaba and JD.com, wants to bring affordable,...
Apple is offering interest-free financing to...
Apple is looking to get over its sales woes in China but offering prospective customers interest-free financing with a...
Amazon is reportedly merging its China import...
You’d be forgiven for not knowing Amazon has operated in China for more than a decade, but perhaps not for much...
Amazon, WesternUnion debut PayCode to sell goods...
While Amazon has been methodical (read: a little slow) in launching local versions of its site for various global...
E-commerce startup Zilingo raises $226M to...
If you’re looking for the next unicorn in Southeast Asia, Zilingo might just be it. The 3.5-year-old e-commerce...