eCommerce

Honda, cars

Used car startup Carsome tries something new

Used car startup Carsome—which operates across Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore,…


Vietnam, motorbikes, motorcyycles, scooters

Vietnam’s 'eBay for motorcycles' gets big funding

Vietnam is the world’s fourth biggest market for motorcycles, so it’s not…


Shopee is now an $8 billion juggernaut

Southeast Asian internet giant Sea—the company behind Shopee and Garena—has a…


food, Indonesia, spicy, noodles,

Wahyoo gets funding to supply Indonesia’s eateries

Part of a rising tide of restaurant and retail tech startups, Indonesia’s…


Line Man

Line’s food delivery app in Thailand takes a big swing at Grab, Gojek

There are big changes today at Line Man, the meal and groceries delivery app…


plane, travel, holiday

Fighting for survival, Southeast Asia’s Traveloka gets a funding lifeline

Traveloka, battered by the pandemic, has secured a much-needed investment worth…


fashion, clothes, clothing, style, shopping, retail

Indonesia’s Asos-style fashion app Sorabel to shut down

Modeling itself on fast-rising shopping apps like Asos and Boohoo, Indonesia’s…


beauty, wellness, salon, salons, hair

Second time lucky? Vaniday relaunches

Vaniday, the salon-booking app that shut down in December, is back with a…


Ai mirror, magic mirror, cosmetics, new retail, AI

‘New retail’ and the tech changing how we shop

What is the future of shopping? The whole concept of how we shop is changing…


Lazada gets yet another new CEO

Lazada has a new CEO. If you’ve only just got round to remembering the name of…