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The New York Times

A Showdown Brews Between Amazon and Alibaba, Far From Home

  • October 22, 2017
  • min read

The New York Times

A Showdown Brews Between Amazon and Alibaba, Far From Home

There are huge hurdles for tech companies to jump in Southeast Asia, but the pay off is big, to the tune of 200 million untapped digital consumers. “It’s a mix of urban, semi-urban and rural areas, separated by large distances and water,” said Mike Booker, a partner with Bain & Company.