Internet Category

China is going cashless, no doubt. Chinese consumers spent a total of US$5.5 trillion via mobile payment platforms last year, or simply put, it was about 50 times more than their American counterparts (around US$112 billion).Read More
Following last month’s ban on VPN apps from App Store in China, the country’s government has moved to ban anonymity from the internet. Now no internet user can comment using a fake identity.Read More
A growing Chinese mobile ad market and China’s booming outbound tourism are growth drivers that Tencent’s popular messaging platform WeChat is well positioned to capitalize on.Read More
In an effort to further spur retail spending by Chinese visitors, five Thai retail operators have finalized an agreement with the travel review site, TripAdvisor, to promote sales directly to consumers. Read More
Chinese tourists can now use the popular WeChat messaging app while soaking up the sights in Europe this summer thanks to Dutch telecoms provider KPN.Read More
Twenty-four-year-old Mr Bags, real name Tao Liang, boasts 3 million followers on Sina Weibo, China’s Twitter equivalent.Read More
Chinese consumers want to hear your brand story. That means they want to buy from brands they feel connected to. Read More
China has entered "a new retail era" characterized by online and offline (o2o) retail that has created huge potential and demand, especially for customized productsRead More
WeChat is no longer a choice but a necessity for luxury brands that want to sustain their growth in China.Read More
The generation born after 1995 (aka, the “post-95s” as they’re known in China) is likely to be the next, most important consumer group that brands should focus on.Read More