It is not about how big you are, but how smart and how fast you can adapt

Get insights of the fireside chat with Joel Neoh of Fave at the Echelon Asia Summit 2018 

The Reign of Peng: Is Lucy what Lazada needs?

What started off as Alibaba’s trojan horse in Southeast Asia has now evolved into its frontline offensive to capture a potentially US$ 200 billion e-commerce market 

Square and Stripe investor Sumitomo Mitsui Card Co. invests in Malaysian fintech firm Soft Space

Soft Space also operates the Digital Payment Hub in Taiwan, a payment platform consisting of blockchain technologies, mPoS and mobile wallet 

Another payment option enters fray as mall giant CapitaLand launches digital platform in Singapore

In the coming months, people will be able to use GrabPay, AliPay, NETS and others on the system 

Alibaba's affiliate pumps US$200M into restaurant discovery and food delivery company Zomato

The funding includes a US$50 million secondary share sale by Zomato’s key shareholder Info Edge to Ant Financials 

Baidu back in the dock accused of illegally obtaining user data

The alleged Baidu breach came from two mobile apps: the browser and the standalone search app 

Alipay and WeChat Pay could be affected by PBOC’s QR code standards

Their market share could be affected by the new regulations 

No NFC or QR code required, fintech startup Aimazing enables contactless mobile payments using sound waves technology

Aimazing white-labels its SoundWave solution to third-party mobile wallets and banks, and targets emerging markets in Southeast Asia 

Looking toward China as your target market? Here are 4 factors critical to your success

You need to understand the complexities and cultural differences of navigating its unique internet ecosystem 

The quirks of living in a cashless society, in video

With the rise of digital payment services, are we going to see the end of paper cash?