[KABUL] Afghan courier Sarajuddin stops his motorbike on a dirt road in the heart of war-torn Kabul and calls his customer for directions: "I am in the second street. Which way should I go now?...

[SINGAPORE] Facebook users here will be able to buy and sell items through the social media platform from Tuesday, with the launch of the Marketplace feature in Singapore.

[NEW YORK] Compagnie Financiere Richemont built a conglomerate offering the world's wealthiest consumers the highest-quality product, often in the most luxurious of settings. Clients walking...

[SAN FRANCISCO] If no one comes to the rescue, an online army of "Grinch bots" may end up spoiling Christmas for many kids by using automated software to scoop up prized toys and other...

[SYDNEY] Amazon's Australia launch was the company's biggest-ever opening day for orders, the US giant said Wednesday, but some shoppers were underwhelmed by the range of goods and prices...

[SYDNEY] US internet giant Amazon launched in Australia on Tuesday with retailers scrambling to cut costs and boost their online offerings as they brace for an expected shake-up of the sector.

[SEATTLE] Cyber Monday is on track to be the biggest US online spending day of the year with strong growth fueled by deals on toys, computers and televisions, capping the biggest five-day period of...

WEST HARDFORD] US shoppers had splurged more than US$1.52 billion online by Thanksgiving evening, and more bargain hunters turned up at stores this year after two weak holiday seasons as retailers...

E-COMMERCE site Lazada made US$123 million in sales on Singles Day last Saturday, smashing last year's tally by 191 per cent...

[SINGAPORE] As Amazon.com Inc. pushes into Southeast Asia with a new venture into Singapore, the online retailer is facing some tough hurdles. Shopping in air-conditioned malls is practically a...