eCommerce Tag Archive

eCommerce Noon.com goes Live

After a delayed launched last January, ecommerce Noon.com is now online. The service however is currently available in Dubai and will be available in Saudi Arabia in the coming...

Lazada’s Express Delivery now available in Metro Manila

As if preparing for the arrival of Amazon Prime in the Philippines, Lazada, the country’s largest ecommerce site has launch their Express Delivery Service. Lazada’s...

Amazon Prime Now official in Singapore

Amazon has officially launched its Prime Now service in Singapore, residents can now download the Amazon Prime Now app and sign up for the service. The news of Amazon launching...

iPrice raises US$4M Series A led by Asia Venture Group, Venturra Capital

Anisa Menur A. Maulani, reporting for e27; Malaysian e-commerce aggregate startup iprice announced that it has raised a US$4 million Series A led by existing backers Asia Venture...

You can now use Siri to send money via Paypal

Paypal just rolled-out their latest update and with it, the ability to send and request money using Siri....

Mohamed Alabbar and Saudi Arabia’s PIF to Launch $1B ecommerce website, Noon.com

Mohamed Alabbar and Saudi Arabia’s Public Investment Fund (PIF) will soon launch a Middle Eastern e-commerce platform called Noon.com. Noon.com will have an initial capital of...

eBay fires entire product and tech team in India, except 15 moving to the US

Malavika Velayanikal, writing for Tech in Asia; US-based ecommerce giant eBay has just fired the entire product and tech team in India, except 15 who may be moving to the US....

It’s confirmed: Alibaba-backed Lazada is buying Redmart

Judith Balea, writing for Tech in Asia; Less than a week after rumors broke, Southeast Asian ecommerce company Lazada announced today that it has agreed to acquire online grocery...

Facebook introduces Marketplace

I’m a member of at least 5 Facebook page and groups, that buy and sell different kind of items, some offer a variety of gadgets, while others offer niche products like shoes...

HappyFresh raises undisclosed Series B funding then closed its business in Taiwan and the Philippines

There must be a mixed vibe at HappyFresh office these days, since they have both good and bad news today....

Ensogo will shutdown all Southeast Asia operations

Judith Balea, writing for Tech in Asia; Ensogo’s already disappointing year has taken a turn for the worse. Today it announced it’s shutting down all business units in...

Tambunting launches Tambunting Online

Louie Diangson, writing for Yugatech; Tambunting Pawnshop launches its new online division called Tambunting Online which lets customers pawn items from the comfort of their homes...

Tsikot.com acquired by CarsNow

If you visit Tsikot.com, you’ll be greeted by this message; In an article on Yugatech, “Tsikot.com, has been sold to Now Web Solutions which is owned by serial...

SM partners with Lazada to strengthen online presence

Ian C Sayson, writing for Bloomberg; SM Investments Corp., Sy’s holding company, has reached an agreement to use the platform of the Philippine unit of Rocket Internet’s...

HappyFresh now available in the Philippines

Judith Balea, writing for Tech in Asia; HappyFresh – which hails from Indonesia – has come to provide some relief by taking its one-hour grocery delivery service to Manila,...