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Tour and activities marketplace Tripvisto gets funding from East Ventures

Slated for launch in a couple of weeks, the Indonesian online travel marketplace will use the funds for hiring and product development efforts Indonesia-based online tour and activities marketplace Tripvisto today announced securing an undisclosed amount of funding from East Ventures. According to an official statement, the startup plans to use the funds to build a stronger

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Philippines’ Coins.ph launches Thailand’s second Bitcoin exchange

The expansion from Philippines to Thailand is the first step in Coins’ plan to increase its regional presence Philippine­-based startup Coins.ph has launched coins.co.th, a Bitcoin exchange in Thailand. It’s now the second legal exchange in the country. The expansion from Philippines to Thailand is the first step in Coins’ plan to increase its regional presence. “We recognise the lack

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Echelon Thailand: Wishbeer earns top honours at Khon Kaen Satellite

In the final Echelon Thailand Satellite event held in Khon Kaen, Wishbeer won Judges’ hearts and Bookish grabbed People’s Choice After three Echelon Thailand Satellite events in Phuket, Bangkok and Chiang Mai where the winning startup was also the audience’s favourite, Khon Kaen Satellite saw the first instance of different startups winning the two awards. Held

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Ex-poker professional Chow Shing Yuk’s gamble with EasyVan

The delivery-matching platform is a product of hunger and stupidity, shares the CEO of EasyVan, in a candid conversation with e27 I had imagined Chow Shing Yuk (better known as Shing), CEO and Co-founder, EasyVan, to be a less famous version of Ko Chun, the top-notch, world-renowned God of Gamblers played by Chow Yun-fat in the 1989

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