Alibaba launches new sales channels in Malaysia, Singapore

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd on Monday said it is launching new sales channels in Singapore, Malaysia, Hong Kong and Taiwan as China’s deep-pocketed e-commerce firms vie for new users in the region. The new service, Tmall World, will allow overseas Chinese users to buy goods from Alibaba’s Tmall brand-to-consumer retail site, the

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Welcome to Southeast Asia: Apple opens first official store in Singapore

Apple opened its first Southeast Asia store in Singapore on Saturday, drawing hundreds of excited fans to the swanky two-storey site in the city’s upmarket shopping...

Welcome to Southeast Asia: Apple opens first official store in Singapore

After partnering with ComfortDelGro, Ryde will soon be Singapore’s latest app to offer third-party taxi booking

Formerly a simple carpooling app, Ryde now joins the ranks of bigger bros Uber and Grab in operating a third-party taxi booking service. All thanks to a lucrative partnership with...

After partnering with ComfortDelGro, Ryde will soon be Singapore’s latest app to offer third-party taxi booking

Coffee shops go high tech across Singapore with tray return robots and digital order kiosks

If you pop by the two new coffee shops in Tampines and Choa Chu Kang, you’ll get a dining experience that includes tray return robots, digital order kiosks and cashless...

Coffee shops go high tech across Singapore with tray return robots and digital order kiosks

Apple’s first Singapore store has an opening date: May 27

The day is (almost) here. Apple fans across the island, mark your calendars for May 27, when Apple’s first store in Singapore makes its debut. The Apple Orchard Road...

Apple’s first Singapore store has an opening date: May 27

Goodbye parking coupons: Say hello to a new mobile app that could take over the old payment system

Can’t stand the inconvenience of perpetually having to stock up on parking coupons and perforate enough of ’em to ensure you don’t get fined? A solution may be...

Goodbye parking coupons: Say hello to a new mobile app that could take over the old payment system

There’s a supercar ‘vending machine’ housed in a 15-storey glass building in Singapore

Singapore is widely known as one of the world’s most expensive cities to live in (if not the most expensive). So it’s no surprise that we’ve got a polished,...

There’s a supercar ‘vending machine’ housed in a 15-storey glass building in Singapore

Singapore takes 9th place on the list of worst Internet pirates in the world

Here’s a list we aren’t too proud to be part of: The world’s top countries for online piracy. According to a recent study by London-based technology company...

Singapore takes 9th place on the list of worst Internet pirates in the world

Peugeot to test driverless cars in Singapore; vehicles to roll out in September

French automaker PSA said Wednesday it was teaming up with nuTonomy to integrate the US startup’s software into one of its vehicles for on-road testing of fully autonomous...

Peugeot to test driverless cars in Singapore; vehicles to roll out in September

After much apparent delay, Southeast Asia’s first Apple Store is expected to open in May

Apple fans, rejoice. It’s been two years too long, but it looks like the first Apple store in Singapore (and Southeast Asia) is expected to finally fling open its doors in...

After much apparent delay, Southeast Asia’s first Apple Store is expected to open in May