Tuesday, April 23, 2024

Will Indonesia really ban TikTok Shop?

Last night, a Jakarta Globe story "Indonesia plans to ban TikTok Shop" started spreading.  According to the story, Indonesia’s Minister of Cooperatives and SMEs Teten Masduki...

The Luckin x Moutai partnership that sold 5 mil cups of...

Have you seen Luckin China’s new product flooding social media yesterday: an alcohol-flavored coffee in collaboration with Moutai (a renowned / staple Chinese liquor...

Our thoughts on Grab buying a taxi company in Singapore

Last week, Grab announced that it would be acquiring 100% ownership of Trans-cab, Singapore’s 3rd largest licensed taxi operator. The acquisition, undertaken by Grab...

Our thoughts on whether Threads will replace Twitter

Unlikely, but it depends on the leaders

Lazada appoints new CEO for Indonesia

Veteran James Chang from the founding team takes over

Half year review: Chinese and US tech companies continue to diverge

Nasdaq outperformed Hang Seng Tech, by a wide margin

Overtaking Tesla, BYD is now the best-selling EV in Singapore? 

The article was originally published in Chinese, translated by the MW team into English. Many Chinese electric vehicle companies have been accelerating their overseas expansion,...

What does Temu’s rise mean for Amazon, SHEIN, Shopee and TikTok...

After launching in the US in Sept 2022, Temu has been aggressive in its global ambition - it has launched into 17 countries, and...

Our thoughts on Sea Group’s 2023 Q1 results

Last night Asia time (16 May), Sea Group released their 2023 Q1 results. The market sentiment appears quite negative – with Sea’s share price...

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