Cainiao Smart Logistics Network announced a partnership with BEST Inc. on Wednesday to launch an end-to-end logistics service between Malaysia and China to shorten delivery time for cross-border e-commerce parcels.
Alipay shared its experience of how technology can solve real world problems with start-up entrepreneurs in Asia via a joint initiative with the National University of Singapore (NUS).
Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad started his closely watched China tour on August 17th and visited Alibaba the next day on his first official trip to China.
Chinese mobile payments have made new moves in going abroad. On March 15, Ant Financial's Alipay platform entered the markets in Cambodia, Laos, the Philippines and Burma to serve Chinese tourists.
Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC) and Dewan Bandaraya Kuala Lumpur (DBKL) announced plans to introduce Alibaba Cloud ET City Brain. Artificial intelligence will be fully applied to the Malaysia transportation management, urban planning, environmental protection and other fields. In the first phase, AI will be applied to 281 road crossings in Kuala Lumpur.