28 Jan '11, 5am

Groupon Malaysia CEO: We hope group buying online would be as common as buying a SIM card.

Groupon Malaysia CEO: We hope group buying online would be as common as buying a SIM card.

Hello there! If you are new here, you might want to subscribe to the RSS feed for updates on this topic. Powered by WP Greet Box CEO of Groupon Malaysia, Joel Neoh. Photo from joelneoh.com On January 26, Groupon made its foray into Malaysia when it announced the acquisition of GroupsMore, a group-buying site built by YouthAsia. With the purchase of GroupsMore, Groupon has now acquired five group-deal sites in the Asian region within the span of two months, the others being Beeconomic in Singapore, uBuyibuy in Hong Kong, AtlastPost in Taiwan, and more recently SoSasta in India. In an e-mail interview with the CEO of Groupon Malaysia, Joel Neoh explains to us his views on the future of the group-buying model in this country now that Groupon has arrived. Why do you think Groupon chose to acquire GroupsMore over the competition in Malaysia? I’m not exactly sure how they select...

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