• Tue, 11 Dec 2018 01:00
    Ambitious Myanmar startup looks to expand overseas
    WITH online to offline (O2O) platforms on the rise across Asia, Get All Myanmar Co, a locally owned enterprise that began commercial operations in February this year, is confident that it will be able to expand overseas in a few years, according to Nyein Chan Soe Win, the firm’s co-founder and chief executive.
    Corporate
  • Thu, 06 Dec 2018 16:13
    Hot : China furious at Huawei executive's arrest in Canada
    Beijing - China reacted furiously Thursday after a top executive and daughter of the founder of Chinese telecom giant Huawei was arrested in Canada following a US extradition request, threatening to rattle a trade war truce with the United States.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 06 Dec 2018 15:42
    Urgent : Top Huawei executive detained in Canada, angering China
    Ottawa - A top executive and daughter of the founder of Chinese telecom giant Huawei has been arrested in Canada and faces extradition to the United States, officials said Thursday, angering Beijing days into a trade war truce with the US.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 04 Dec 2018 10:27
    Five Thai e-founder ‘champions for development’ launched by Alibaba
    Another five young Thai entrepreneurs have graduated from the UNCTAD and Alibaba Business School’s eFounders Fellowship.
    Tech
  • Tue, 27 Nov 2018 12:34
    Jack Ma, China's richest man, is a Communist Party member
    Jack Ma, founder of Chinese tech giant Alibaba, is among the world's richest people but he has now emerged as a member of another club: China's 89-million-strong Communist Party.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 23 Nov 2018 16:18
     Dolce & Gabbana say sorry, in Chinese, after race row
    Beijing - The founders of Italian fashion house Dolce & Gabbana apologised to Chinese customers on Friday as a row over racially offensive posts snowballed, with its products pulled from lucrative Chinese e-commerce platforms.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 16 Nov 2018 14:04
    Julian Assange charged in US: WikiLeaks
    Washington - WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who was behind a massive dump of classified US documents in 2010, has been charged in the United States, WikiLeaks said Thursday.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 12 Nov 2018 01:00
    Myanmar’s travel portal set to ride tech growth wave
    AS MORE people in Myanmar become aware of the benefits brought by technology, Flymya.com – the nation’s leading one-stop travel portal owned by local investment firm BOD Tech Co – is eyeing bigger growth in the years ahead, Mike Than Tun Win, the firm’s founder and chief executive, said.
    Economy
  • Thu, 08 Nov 2018 11:37
    7-Eleven launches campaign to 'reduce and stop' use of plastic bags
    Following its “7 Go Green” policy, CP All, the founder of 7-Eleven in Thailand, has begun a campaign to “reduce and stop” plastic bags at its stores nationwide.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 07 Nov 2018 01:00
    Somkid reaches out to Jack Ma to push Thai tourism
    Thailand has beefed up its cooperation with Alibaba co-founder and chaiman Jack Ma to help promote the country’s tourism online in the hope of luring more Chinese to take trips to Thailand, while joining hands with the Chinese e-commerce giant for trade development.
    Economy
  • Mon, 05 Nov 2018 01:00
    Mother Finance set to transform credit access in Myanmar
    Access to credit will no longer be a problem for Myanmar people thanks to an innovative consumer lending application which allows anyone with a smartphone to easily apply for a loan regardless of their financial records, according to Theta Aye, founder and chief executive of Mother Finance Co.
    Corporate
  • Fri, 02 Nov 2018 01:00
      European firm opens website for home rentals in Thailand
    HOSTMAKER, a European home rental management company, plans to open a home-sharing online platform in Thailand, the company’s chief executive officer and founder Nakul Sharma said yesterday.
    Corporate
  • Tue, 30 Oct 2018 01:00
    Myanmar auto portal on fast track amid surging demand
    THOUGH the lack of stable automobile policies in Myanmar is holding back the potential for an auto boom, CarsDB.com, the nation’s largest automobile marketplace, is confident it will be able to maintain its annual two-fold growth in revenue, according to Wai Phyo Kyaw, co-founder and chief operating officer of the company.
    Corporate
  • Tue, 30 Oct 2018 01:00
    Rise of startups in world’s most reclusive regime
    THE MORE North Korea has faced tougher economic sanctions from the international community in the last 10 years, the more passion for business success among people there has built up, said Geoffrey See, founder of Choson Exchange, a Singapore-based non-profit organisation that runs training programmes on entrepreneurship in the communist regime.
    ASEAN+
  • Tue, 23 Oct 2018 14:30
    Stella McCartney goes pink in celebration of her mother
    Marking Stella McCartney’s late mother’s birthday, the creative designer and founder has again launched her annual Breast Cancer Awareness campaign featuring award-winning actress Sofia Vergara.
    fashion
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