E-commerce market’s slow and steady rise

Rapidly improving internet and connectivity rates are bringing more people online, but changing shoppers’ preferences is still a struggle for online shopping businesses. Companies are crowding in to online shopping in a bid to be Myanmar’s version of Amazon or Alibaba. With all the competition, though, it is increasingly difficult to stand out in an […]

Online motor market gathers momentum

Internetfirms are attempting to promote online car sales in Myanmar, though some say consumers are slow to take up online vehicle retailing. With new brands and models entering Myanmar every day, proponents of an online auto marketplace say it allows for customers to conveniently browse a wide range of vehicles. “The main advantages for an […]

Rocket’s Carmudi rides on Myanmar’s Internet growth potential

Rocket Internet’s car classifieds site is firmly camped in Myanmar, despite it having one of the world’s lowest Internet penetration rates. Even though Myanmar has the world’s second lowest Internet penetration rate, Rocket Internet still believes in the potential of a site advertising cars there. Carmudi, its free car classifieds site, has been running in […]