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Chinese e-commerce policy to benefit foreign sellers

The Chinese government last week announced that it will improve its e-commerce retail import policy to boost consumption.

Amazon Q2 income up 1,186 per cent

Company reaches new heights.

Philippine eCommerce to grow 101 per cent by 2018

The Philippine eCommerce industry is expected to grow 101.4 per cent by 2018.

Southeast Asia eCommerce underperforming

A new report asks if Southeast Asia eCommerce can live up to its potential.

Philippines SMEs urged to pursue eCommerce

Philippines SMEs and micro-businesses are being urged to pursue eCommerce in a government initiative.

eCommerce growth a bright spot amid retail gloom

Retail sales growth globally slowed in 2015 – but eCommerce growth bucked the trend.

Walmart India ramps up investment

Walmart India will invest up to US$300 million to open 50 new stores by 2020.

Orders soar for iTrueMart parent

Ascend Commerce in Thailand has reported “exceptional” growth for its online ventures, iTrueMart and WeLoveShopping.

Criteo notes eCommerce spike

In the lead-up to the Chinese New Year, eCommerce sales in Asia grew by 40 per cent, according to performance marketing technology company Criteo.

Banks take up Visa Token Service

Visa Token Service adds extra layer of security for mobile and digital payments for bank customers.

2C2P helps Myanmar revolution

Payments company 2C2P of Singapore takes a step to modernise Myanmar’s economy by introducing the country’s first debit card. may go to Alibaba

Chinese food-delivery startup may change hands from Tencent to competitor Alibaba for $1.25 billion.