Southeast Asia's (SEA) leading online shopping companion, iPrice Group, announced today it raised US$1.5 million from South Korea-based food tech company, Woowa Brothers. This is the second funding received by the region's top e-commerce aggregator amidst the global pandemic as it works towards a Series C funding round.
Apparently, this is the second Ramadan in the midst of COVID-19. However, that doesn’t mean that Ramadan will stop the joyous festivity that is always celebrated amongst Muslims in Malaysia, Singapore, and Indonesia. This holy month of worship allows them to purify their hearts and enhance their religious values.
The world knows that Kuala Lumpur is a popular Southeast Asian city explored by tourists thanks to its luscious green landscapes and delicious, inexpensive food. Many people longing for the city’s landscape go for its diverse job opportunities to improve their livelihood. However, do people really know what the quality of life is like in this capital city? What is it really like to be a working local in Kuala Lumpur?
The latter part of the online sales period is just around the corner and it is expected to be the biggest one yet. With COVID-19 sending people to shop online more than ever this year, 10.10 is likely to be an explosive beginning of the end-of-the-year sales.
Pandemic-induced shake-ups posed an enormous challenge for e-commerce logistics in Southeast Asia. Malaysia experienced a 119% increase in delivery time, while Singapore & Thailand has seen the least change in the average delivery time during social distancing. E-commerce delivery companies introduced innovations to their technology and protocols to cope with the situation. Parcel Monitor and iPrice Group examine these innovations, the stage of the industry, and where we go from here.
It’s Batman Day this Sunday and the caped crusader is once again everywhere on the internet. However, with the last successful movie in the franchise centering on The Joker while not featuring Batman at all, has the dark knight lost his spotlight to his nemesis?
Southeast Asia’s leading e-commerce aggregator, iPrice Group, raises an additional undisclosed amount from JG Digital Equity Ventures, Inc. (JGDEV) to its series B investment amidst the coronavirus pandemic. Through its group of companies, JGDEV provides iPrice with a wide range of opportunities to be Southeast Asia’s best shopping companion and e-Commerce enabler.
MALAYSIA, 4 August 2020 - Star Media Group is collaborating with Southeast Asia’s leading e-commerce aggregator, iPrice Group, to offer Malaysians a more convenient and accessible way of online shopping. With the growing demand for digital services and online shopping, this partnership aims to enable all 20 million of TheStar.com.my readers to make smarter decisions by carefully curating the best deals for them.
Over the last 3 months, Malaysians’ were faced with the enactment of MCO to curb the Covid19 pandemic. Businesses were forced shut, people were restricted to go out, students need to continue with online learnings, and employees must work from home.