Amazon seals partnership to kick off e-commerce ops in Vietnam

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Vietnamese businesses will be entitled to access Amazon’s 300 million customers as well as wholesale buyers across the US, Japan and Europe.

Australia’s DCG partners Mongolia’s MCS to set up real estate listings platform

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Set up in 2014, DCG has created real estate platforms in Cambodia, Papua New Guinea and Fiji.


Indonesia to soon introduce regulations for motorbike-hailing services

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This move comes amid an ongoing price war between Grab and Go-Jek to grab a bigger share of the ride-hailing market in Southeast Asia’s biggest economy.


Indonesia to introduce new rules for e-commerce to raise tax collection

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From April, all operators of online marketplaces will have to detail each seller’s turnover and report this to authorities.


Vietnamese ride-hailing app FastGo’s JV in Myanmar targets to invest $3m in 2019

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FastGo has formed a joint venture with local business house Asian Sun Group which is engaged in manufacturing and trading activities.


Go-Jek’s Thai affiliate GET expands services to 14 Bangkok districts

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Go-Jek launched the beta version of GET in three Bangkok districts – Chatuchak, Lad Prai and Wang Thong Lang, in December 2018.


India Digest: Online retailers Pepperfry, Hopscotch eye new funding rounds

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Pepperfy is in talks with Goldman Sachs PE, Norwest Venture Partners and Bertelsmann India Investments for more investments.


Kiu mulls investing over $3m to build SME lending platform in Myanmar

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In Myanmar, Kiu is working with six partner banks including the IFC, Yoma Bank, Co-operative Bank, among others.


WeChat’s star founder on how China’s super-app should evolve

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Founder Allen Zhang laid out a vision for how the platform used by a billion people should evolve: by emulating real life and social circles.


Grab appeals Vietnam court’s ruling in Vinasun lawsuit

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The ride-hailing company said the Ho Chi Minh City Court had no jurisdiction over the case.