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Bubble Or Not, Cryptocurrency Is Panning Out In Southeast Asia

2017 has ended, but it will always be remembered as the year of the bitcoin. It can be hard to forget with the rates of cryptocurrency surging more than 400% since January or the amusing name change of the ice tea company inspired by blockchain. Still, there remain many rhetorics about bitcoin and its backbone […]

THE SHARING ECONOMY IN ASIA: PASSING FASHION OR RELEVANT TREND?

Most people don’t notice it. But it is intriguing how Uber, the world’s largest taxi company does not own any modes of transportation; or how the popular media owner Facebook does not create any content. And these are just two examples of businesses in the sharing economy. A time where crowdsourced assets become the core […]

Why Asian Ecommerce Startups Are Rising Faster Than The Rest Of The World

The shopping bonanza has finally ended. The month-long sale period that starts from the 24th of November on Black Friday and succeeded by Cyber Monday, as well as the never-ending End-Year Sale. For the Asia Pacific region, however, it has already started on 11.11 on China’s annual shopping gala known as the Singles Days. It […]

Philippines’ First Unicorn Revolution Precrafted brings an expensive taste to prefab homes

There has always been an appeal for designer homes. Like when Patrick Cox was moving to Ibiza, the Canadian-British shoe designer managed to sell his London home for US$3.62 million despite the uncertainty surrounding Brexit. Truth is, designer homes can be hard to come by, and if there are any other options – it would […]

Vincom Retail launches Vietnam’s largest IPO worth up to US$713 million

This could become Vietnam’s largest ever-share sale in the private sector.
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