PLDT Enterprise partnered with Alibaba Cloud to power ESports at the 30th SEA Games with world-class cloud technologies

PLDT Enterprise, the b2b arm of the Philippines’ leading ICT and digital services provider, sealed a partnership with Alibaba Cloud—the data intelligence backbone of Alibaba Group—to serve the 30th Southeast Asian Games with its leading cloud technologies which ensured a smooth and efficient debut for ESports at the regional sport event. Since 2013, the PLDT…

Alibaba Group and Fung Retailing Form Strategic Partnership

Retailing Limited, with a global network of over 3,000 stores, and Alibaba Group Holding Limited recently announced a strategic partnership to bring more international lifestyle brands to mainland China. This collaboration aims to meet the increasing demand of Chinese consumers, building on the strengths of both parties in online and offline retailing. At the same…

Who’s Winning Philippines’ E-commerce Arena: Local Or International Players?

Companies from small and medium enterprises (SME) to giant corporations are shifting to e-commerce to broaden their consumer base despite Philippines’ “mall culture”. The Philippine e-commerce has the lowest retail e-commerce sales share against SEA markets but shows potential with its growing internet and smartphone penetration, rising middle class and young population.According to Google-Tesmark Holdings…