Alessandra Bruni

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E-commerce Platforms, Market Insights

Video-Driven E-Commerce: the Next Frontier for Online Retail

Video content has completely changed the way consumers do and conceive purchases. After having pioneered…

06/09/2019

E-commerce Platforms

Pinduoduo vs Alibaba: is the Shanghai App Challenging Jack Ma’s Company?

From the primacy in lower-tier cities, Pinduoduo now looks for competition with China’s e-commerce giants…

04/09/2019

Market Insights

Following China’s Steps in Africa: Japan Bets on Pursuing Quality Growth

Africa has recently become the “biggest frontier of the 21st century,” drawing attention from many…

02/09/2019

China 2025, Tech Innovation

Green Economy: China is Ready to Replace Fossil Fuel Cars with Electric Vehicles

China said to be ready to phase out fossil fuels in favor of a total…

30/08/2019

China 2025

How China is Investing in AI to Become the “Country of Innovators”

China’s total spending on R&D is rising while Chinese tech companies have been ramping up…

28/08/2019

Business Stories, E-commerce Platforms

Thailand’s Duty-Free Chain uses WeChat Mini Programs to Reach China Through its Tourists

Thailand’s number one duty-free chain is using WeChat Mini Programs to meet Chinese tourists. But…

26/08/2019

Market Insights

E-Commerce in China: an Ever-Changing Experience

A different target audience, an evolving market, and e-commerce platforms aimed at entertaining instead of…

23/08/2019

China 2025

Alibaba’s Tech Revolution: from E-Commerce to Chip Provider

Alibaba now targets the chip industry by launching its first processor and thus breaking China’s…

21/08/2019

China 2025

Tech Clusters in China: the Chinese Answer to the Silicon Valley

Within China’s tech clusters, Beijing, Shenzhen, Hangzhou, Guangzhou, and Chengdu are the technological hubs that…

19/08/2019

Business Stories

Global Success is Not Enough. TikTok Now Wants to Grow Further

As a Chinese short-video app, TikTok achieved global popularity reaching 500 million monthly active users…

16/08/2019