Analyses | Regional and economic development | 2014-11-24 | Sing Tao

Grandpa and grandma going online

On the Double 11 online shopping fiesta this year, Alibaba reached another record-high sales at RMB $57.1 billion. The power of online consumption continues to expand in this digital era. The Centre’s weekly analysis looks into the potential of silver economy moving online, the demand of products for elderly, and the authentic elderly needs behind online consumption.

The full version of the commentary is in Chinese only.