This Singapore-based start-up is a winner from the US-China trade war

Zilingo runs an online business-to-business platform that connects suppliers directly with brands, which reduces the cost of production because the middlemen are removed.

17 Jul 2019 - 9:00AM
Too early to tell who will emerge as 5G winner, Cisco executive says

Smaller nations should not neglect investments in 5G because the ultrafast telecoms networks can bring benefits, with the true extent of innovation surrounding the technology still to unfold, according to a Cisco executive.

Smaller nations should not neglect investments in 5G because the ultrafast telecoms networks can bring benefits, with the true extent of innovation surrounding the technology still to unfold, according to a Cisco executive.

16 Jul 2019 - 9:54AM
Too early to tell who will emerge as 5G winner, Cisco executive says
Baidu chairman’s water attacker detained as stunt goes viral

The sharp-dressing Li appears to have won over more admirers following the incident, with a number of social media posts praising his cool demeanour.

The sharp-dressing Li appears to have won over more admirers following the incident, with a number of social media posts praising his cool demeanour.

5 Jul 2019 - 12:55PM
Baidu chairman’s water attacker detained as stunt goes viral
Baidu’s chairman receives a shock drenching at company event

Baidu founder looks shocked after water attack, but carries on with connected cars presentation.

Baidu founder looks shocked after water attack, but carries on with connected cars presentation.

5 Jul 2019 - 12:52PM
Baidu’s chairman receives a shock drenching at company event
US chip makers pressed Trump to give Huawei a break. Here’s how

In multiple high-level meetings and a letter to the Commerce Department, the companies argued for targeted action against Huawei instead of the blanket ban the Trump administration imposed in May

In multiple high-level meetings and a letter to the Commerce Department, the companies argued for targeted action against Huawei instead of the blanket ban the Trump administration imposed in May

2 Jul 2019 - 11:01PM
US chip makers pressed Trump to give Huawei a break. Here’s how
Europe’s roll-out of 5G is being delayed by security reviews and trade war

Executive says that consumers will likely face higher prices if governments ban Huawei, limiting competition to Nordic suppliers Ericsson and Nokia.

2 Jul 2019 - 5:58PM
Iconic Apple design guru Ive is leaving to set up LoveFrom

Ive began leading Apple’s design team in 1996, before Apple co-founder Steve Jobs returned to the company as it was on the brink of bankruptcy.

Ive began leading Apple’s design team in 1996, before Apple co-founder Steve Jobs returned to the company as it was on the brink of bankruptcy.

28 Jun 2019 - 9:55PM
Iconic Apple design guru Ive is leaving to set up LoveFrom
Fall in Huawei smartphone sales overseas now ‘less than 20 per cent’

Huawei founder Ren Zhengfei says overseas consumer business bouncing back after 40 per cent decline.

Huawei founder Ren Zhengfei says overseas consumer business bouncing back after 40 per cent decline.

25 Jun 2019 - 10:41PM
Fall in Huawei smartphone sales overseas now ‘less than 20 per cent’
Gou steps down at Foxconn as he prepares Taiwan presidential bid

Gou is expected to retain a seat on the company’s new board but his presidential bid is expected to affect future role.

Gou is expected to retain a seat on the company’s new board but his presidential bid is expected to affect future role.

21 Jun 2019 - 10:51PM
Gou steps down at Foxconn as he prepares Taiwan presidential bid
This tycoon aims to unleash ‘Tesla of Southeast Asia’ on Bangkok streets

Thailand’s government sees electric cars as a way to ease Bangkok’s air pollution and fortify the country’s automotive industry.

Thailand’s government sees electric cars as a way to ease Bangkok’s air pollution and fortify the country’s automotive industry.

20 Jun 2019 - 10:40PM
This tycoon aims to unleash ‘Tesla of Southeast Asia’ on Bangkok streets
Is short-video start-up Kuaishou too ‘Zen’ for China’s internet culture?

A pioneer in China’s short-video app feels the heat of competition even as tech workers increasingly bristle at a long-hours work culture

A pioneer in China’s short-video app feels the heat of competition even as tech workers increasingly bristle at a long-hours work culture

20 Jun 2019 - 7:12AM
Is short-video start-up Kuaishou too ‘Zen’ for China’s internet culture?
This Chinese app helps truckers move US$100 billion of goods a year

Booking apps like Manbang are increasing the transparency of pricing in the logistics industry by matching shippers and truck drivers.

Booking apps like Manbang are increasing the transparency of pricing in the logistics industry by matching shippers and truck drivers.

18 Jun 2019 - 7:27AM
This Chinese app helps truckers move US$100 billion of goods a year
Huawei’s Ren says he did not expect such a ferocious US attack

Ren Zhengfei says US trade blacklist likely to cost the telecoms giant US$30 billion in sales growth.

Ren Zhengfei says US trade blacklist likely to cost the telecoms giant US$30 billion in sales growth.

18 Jun 2019 - 8:04AM
Huawei’s Ren says he did not expect such a ferocious US attack
Alibaba to split shares in a first step to raise funds, get new investors

Alibaba plans to divide its stock in a one-to-eight subdivision, the first step in a process to give the company the flexibility to raise more capital, attract new investors.

Alibaba plans to divide its stock in a one-to-eight subdivision, the first step in a process to give the company the flexibility to raise more capital, attract new investors.

17 Jun 2019 - 11:28PM
Alibaba to split shares in a first step to raise funds, get new investors
This Huawei executive has the job of taking on Apple without Android

Richard Yu has always been vocal about Huawei’s ambition to become top of the smartphone heap, even when the Chinese company was a minnow in a big pond.

Richard Yu has always been vocal about Huawei’s ambition to become top of the smartphone heap, even when the Chinese company was a minnow in a big pond.

16 Jun 2019 - 1:54PM
This Huawei executive has the job of taking on Apple without Android
Internet access now more important than electricity was last century, says Jack Ma

The Alibaba executive chairman’s comment follows the release of a UN report, ‘The Age of Digital Interdependence’, that calls for increased cooperation among governments so that digital technologies can be used to help improve life for everyone.

The Alibaba executive chairman’s comment follows the release of a UN report, ‘The Age of Digital Interdependence’, that calls for increased cooperation among governments so that digital technologies can be used to help improve life for everyone.

12 Jun 2019 - 7:00AM
Internet access now more important than electricity was last century, says Jack Ma
European consumers are backing away from Huawei smartphones

The chill in Europe may threaten Huawei’s bid to overtake Samsung Electronics as the largest smartphone maker this year.

The chill in Europe may threaten Huawei’s bid to overtake Samsung Electronics as the largest smartphone maker this year.

5 Jun 2019 - 11:09AM
European consumers are backing away from Huawei smartphones
One year after deaths plunged Didi into crisis, what’s changed at China’s ride-hailing giant?

Didi is not the only ride-hailing service to have faced safety issues in the past year, as technology takes personal transport into new territory.

Didi is not the only ride-hailing service to have faced safety issues in the past year, as technology takes personal transport into new territory.

5 Jun 2019 - 8:04PM
One year after deaths plunged Didi into crisis, what’s changed at China’s ride-hailing giant?
exclusive | A rising Chinese AI star gets caught in US-China tech war

Megvii is among dozens of Chinese AI companies that have mushroomed over the past years as China eyes global leadership in what has been called the fourth industrial revolution.

Megvii is among dozens of Chinese AI companies that have mushroomed over the past years as China eyes global leadership in what has been called the fourth industrial revolution.

31 May 2019 - 4:05PM
A rising Chinese AI star gets caught in US-China tech war
Ericsson chief Ekholm keen to play up 5G prowess amid Huawei woes

Ekholm, who took over the helm of the Swedish telecommunications firm two years ago, says Ericsson is ready to roll out 5G technology to customers who want it.

Ekholm, who took over the helm of the Swedish telecommunications firm two years ago, says Ericsson is ready to roll out 5G technology to customers who want it.

28 May 2019 - 9:08PM
Ericsson chief Ekholm keen to play up 5G prowess amid Huawei woes