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    A chat with ex-VP of Alibaba Porter Erisman on new opportunities in ecommerce

A chat with ex-VP of Alibaba Porter Erisman on new opportunities in ecommerce

Porter Erisman with Alibaba boss Jack Ma. [A still from Crocodile in the Yangtze.] This is the second part of an in-depth interview with former Alibaba VP Porter Erisman, who

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    ‘Southeast Asia is up for grabs now’ – A chat with former Alibaba VP Porter Erisman

‘Southeast Asia is up for grabs now’ – A chat with former Alibaba VP Porter Erisman

Porter Erisman with Alibaba boss Jack Ma. [A still from Crocodile in the Yangtze.] This is the second part of an in-depth interview with former Alibaba VP Porter Erisman, who

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    China preps for craziest ever shopping spree as Singles Day looks set to top $20b

China preps for craziest ever shopping spree as Singles Day looks set to top $20b

China’s Singles Day, the country’s equivalent of Cyber Monday, is expected to be the biggest ever this year amid the ongoing boom in online shopping. All is set for November

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Ex-VP of Alibaba Porter Erisman on clash of ecommerce models in Asia, costly mistakes

  Ex-VP of Alibaba Porter Erisman on clash of ecommerce models in Asia, costly mistakes

Photo credit: Porter Erisman. Porter Erisman stood transfixed as he saw a monkey jump atop a pile of dabbas (lunch

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Asian tech news roundup – Nov 3

  Asian tech news roundup – Nov 3

Photo credit: kasto / 123RF. A lot of money flowed into “edtech” startups today, with India’s Meritnation and Vagupu securing

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Didi eyes electric car market, plans to build own network of charging stations

  Didi eyes electric car market, plans to build own network of charging stations

Photo credit: Didi Chuxing. Didi Chuxing, China’s biggest ride-hailing player, is about to get electric. With more than 260,000 electric

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Asian tech news roundup – Nov 2

  Asian tech news roundup – Nov 2

Photo credit: Razer. Razer releases its first phone, Didi gets into vehicle charging, and a new Visa-approved cryptocurrency card arrives

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Asian tech news roundup – Nov 1

  Asian tech news roundup – Nov 1

A number from Pomelo’s fall 2017 collection. Photo credit: Pomelo. Two new unicorns were minted in China today, each hitting

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China’s growing appetite for Indonesia shouldn’t discourage local founders, say VCs

  China’s growing appetite for Indonesia shouldn’t discourage local founders, say VCs

(L-R) Moderator Sudhir Syal, BookMyShow; Adrian Li, Convergence Ventures, Ian Goh, 01VC; Joseph Chan, App Works, and Tony Qu, ATM

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