US-Chinese trade has traditional kept relations cordial between the two powers. Under Trump, this is changing.
Brunei’s economy is in turmoil. The oil-dependent state is looking to China for solutions.
The Lancang Mekong Corporation Summit unlocked more funding for the Mekong River region. But not all the outcomes will be positive.
The Thai government intends to connect the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) to China’s One Belt One Road (OBOR). How will the move benefit the two countries?
The US and China have wildly different worldviews. But both are potentially damaging to ASEAN.
Meituan-Dianping is ambitious to roil the ride-hailing market. But will it succeed?
PBOC has introduced regulation for QR code payments. It may be good news for the fast-growing market.
In 2014, Alipay had the mobile payment industry at its feet. Tencent’s WeChat Pay changed all that. Alipay was suddenly in a battle for survival.
Alibaba and Ant Financial are making aggressive entry into ASEAN market; there is still much to be done before they dominate the overseas market.
Alibaba has introduced the “new retail” concept in China through its Hema supermarkets. At this initial stage of development, Alibaba seems to benefit more than its consumers.