Google to invest $550 mn in Walmart-backed Chinese e-tailer


Google will invest $550 million in Chinese e-commerce powerhouse, part of the U.S. internet giant’s efforts to expand ....

18 June, 2018

Robots will replace humans in retail, says chief of Chinese e-commerce giant


Robots will eventually replace human workers in the retail industry, the chief executive of Chinese e-commerce company ....

17 April, 2018

Alibaba’s payment affiliate likely to raise funds at $100 bn valuation


China’s Ant Financial Services Group is planning to raise up to $5 billion in fresh equity that could value the online payments ....

9 February, 2018

Walmart nearly doubles stake in Chinese online retailer

Dearton Thomas Hector

In what is turning out to be an ambitious year for Wal-Mart Stores Inc, the world's largest retailer has nearly doubled its stake ....

6 October, 2016

Can Walmart and Flipkart help each other in India?

Binu Paul

The world's largest retailer Walmart's acquisition of ecommerce company has triggered speculation on whether this is the ....

16 August, 2016

Chinese online food ordering service Daojia raises $50M from, Macquarie & others

Priyanka Sahay

Chinese online food ordering and delivery service provider Beijing Shishang Renjia Networks Technology Co. Ltd, which operates ....

17 September, 2014

Alibaba invests $692M in Chinese department store operator


China's Alibaba Group Holding Ltd agreed to invest $692 million in a Chinese department store operator as the e-commerce giant ....

31 March, 2014

Tencent to buy 15% in Chinese e-com firm for $215M in challenge to Alibaba


Tencent Holdings Ltd will buy a 15 perccent stake in e-commerce firm for $214.7 million, as the two seek to challenge Alibaba ....

10 March, 2014