S’pore Restaurant Reservation Platform Chope Partners Meituan-Dianping To Feed Chinese Users
Chope will be integrated into Meituan’s app, making it easier for Chinese users to seek local dining options when they visit locations where Chope operates.
Crazy Rich Asians…and also Crazy Generous.
Calvin Lo is one of Asia's wealthiest, and a mysteriously low-profile figure—but his philanthropy is to be admired.
Why “Struggling” Chinese E-Commerce Firm Acquired S’pore-Based Ezbuy For US$86M
S'pore-based ezbuy has been fully acquired by "struggling" Chinese e-commerce platform LightInTheBox in a deal worth US$86 million.
Alibaba Announces First Major Restructure After Jack Ma’s Retirement In An Internal Memo To Staff
Zhang is now looking to set the foundation and leadership team in place to prepare for another 5-10 years of future development plans of Alibaba.
Over 600 Cold Storage, Giant, 7-Eleven And Guardian Stores In S’pore To Accept WeChat Pay From Nov 1
From November 1, WeChat Pay users can make payment at any of the over 600 Cold Storage, Giant, 7-Eleven and Guardian stores islandwide.
China’s Social Credit System: A Laudable Initiative or a Disaster Waiting to Happen?
The goal of the system is not to rate a person's "credit score" but to rate the trustworthiness of a person.
Chinese Startup XiangShou Uses Foldable Box To Drop Meals, Parcels, Groceries At Your Doorstep
XiangShou brings more convenience to consumers by placing a personal locker at their door and saving them the hassle to travel to the nearest lockers.
Didi Launches Taxi-Hailing In Japan Through SoftBank Joint Venture – Marks Osaka As First Stop
Didi will work with more than 10 local partner taxi companies, which will tap on Didi’s online fleet management and dispatch system.
XiaoMai Launches Convenience Food Kitchen And Mobile Delivery Carts – Will It Be The Next 7-Eleven?
Customers can buy their meals via the app half an hour in advance, and collect the meal at any of the mobile dining carts.
“I Blame Myself” – Didi CEO’s Memo To Staff On Recent Passenger Murders
In an internal company-wide memo, Didi founder Cheng Wei expressed deep remorse over the recent passenger murders while using their carpooling service.
Alibaba’s Jack Ma To Retire From His US$420B Empire In Sep 2019 – CEO Zhang To Step Up As Chairman
Jack Ma, 54, will continue to mentor senior management as part of an advisory board called the "Alibaba Partnership".
Asia Is The World’s Largest Ride-Hailing Market With Over 70% Share – Grab Dominates SEA
Singapore-headquartered O2O company Grab has ambitiously ridden into eight countries, including emerging markets like Cambodia and Myanmar.