Japanese e-commerce and incubation company Netprice.com announced today that it has invested in Turkey’s largest price comparison site Akakce.com, establishing a strategic partnership at the same time. Detailed figures about the investment were not disclosed. According Netprice, this will be the first investment by a Japanese company into a Turkish e-commerce business.
Update: According to turk.internet.com, Netprice.com took a 20% stake in Akakce.com.
Akakce.com was founded in 2000 in Ankara, the capital city of Turkey, provides the nation’s consumers with prices and user opinions about a variety of products such as home appliances, health care products, and gaming products. ...continue reading ...
Sd 5/20/2013 [en]
- NetPrice invested in the Indonesian EC site, Tokopedia last year. It is expected that NetPrice will take advantage of its expertise in mobile commerce to accelerate the growth of the foreign EC services.