Why local startups fretting about foreign rivals should consult Jack Ma’s playbook

Aish Sinha

One of the arguments in favour of protectionism in the Indian e-commerce industry is that China protected its consumer internet ....

14 June, 2018

We should do a billion dollar in gross merchandise value by 2015: Snapdeal's Kunal Bahl

Shrija Agrawal & Anand Rai

In September last year, Kunal Bahl, founder of Snapdeal, took a decision with significant impact on his business – transitioning ....

15 November, 2012

Apple Copycat "hiPhone 5" Comes Calling In China


The newest version of Apple Inc's popular iPhone has already hit the Chinese market -- the fake market that is. The 'hiPhone 5' ....

11 August, 2011

Alibaba To Split, Not IPO, E-commerce Unit Taobao


Alibaba Group said on Thursday it has reorganized Taobao, China's largest e-commerce website, into three separate companies, squashing ....

16 June, 2011