Alibaba buys Pakistani online shopping outlet Daraz

Alibaba buys Pakistani online shopping outlet Daraz

Alibaba buys Pakistani e-commerce firm Daraz as the Chinese tech giant looks to increase its presence in South Asia Alibaba, the Chinese technology group, has expanded its e-commerce empire into South Asia after the Chinese internet giant acquired Daraz in an undisclosed deal. Alibaba bought the entire Daraz business, which also operates in Bangladesh, Myanmar,…

Online Shopping Trends in Pakistan

Key Trends shaping Pakistan’s e-commerce industry

In recent years, the trend of online shopping has caught up quite speedily in Pakistan. The country’s e-commerce market has more than doubled in 2014 to $60 million. The most common types of products Pakistani people buy online include clothing, electronics, mobile phones and footwear…