China

Join OTEC x Life’s A Pitch! Digital Economy Asia Showcase

In collaboration with the 9th Overseas Talent Entrepreneurship Conference(OTEC) organized by the Beijing Chaoyang District, TechNode Global’s Life’s A Pitch! is hosting a special…

Innovation Partnerships: China & Singapore [Event highlights]

On June 10th, SGInnovate and TechNode Global presented a panel to discuss how the rapid rise of China’s technology sector can lead to the development of local deep tech…

For HERO Protein, meat alternatives should taste and feel just like the real thing [ORIGIN Innovation Awards Q&A]

Editor’s note: This interview is part of a Q&A series with winners of the ORIGIN Innovation Awards 2020. HERO Protein is a winner in the category Startup Awards–Food &…

Workshop: How To Prepare Your Business For The Next Ecommerce Wave: Livestreaming

Tech Insights Series (Brown Bag Workshop Session): How To Prepare Your Business For The Next Ecommerce Wave: Livestreaming DETAILS: About this Event: Livestream commerce exploded…

ORIGIN: Sizzling innovations in FoodTech are enhancing taste, nutrition, and sustainability

Certain innovations are more delicious and nutritious than others. And we are referring to FoodTech here. For example, Southeast Asia has been host to the launch of some…

China’s Black Lake continues to digitize industrial China and APAC with $77M Series C

Chinese digital collaboration company  Black Lake Smart Manufacturing (HeiHu ZhiZao) has secured over $77 million (nearly CNY 500 million) in a Series C round of funding led by…

Lalamove on-demand logistics platform

On-demand logistics platform Lalamove raises $515M Series E for China expansion

On-demand logistics company Lalamove has raised $515 million in Series E funding, as announced on its website (the company is known as Huolala in China). This round was led by…

CIC announces its Digital Silk Road initiative to help boost commercial activity during the pandemic

Commodities Intelligence Centre (CIC) launches its Digital Silk Road Initiative in an effort to support Singaporean businesses amid the downturn brought about by the COVID-19…

SWITCH 2020 recap: China’s shoppertainment craze – Is the social commerce livestream hitting its ceiling?

Livestream e-commerce has reached dizzying sales figures, and optimism is rife. However,  the sector may have hit its limit. The hype around livestreamed e-commerce is threatening…

SWITCH 2020 recap: Mobility insights in China – Is China’s EV industry thriving or diving?

Chinese carmakers have long sought to expand overseas amid Beijing’s ambition to build a world-class auto industry, and the baton has now been passed to young Electric Vehicle…