IDC predicts mobile payments in APAC to reach US$1T by 2017

By DailySocial | 11 hours ago

The International Data Corporation (IDC) forecasts 124 per cent hike in Asia Pacific's total volume of mobile payment due to growing smartphone adoption Read More

Vietnam is about to change the game in Southeast Asia: 500 Startups

By Sainul Abudheen K | 12 hours ago

In an exclusive chat with 500 Startups' Venture Partners Eddie Thai and Binh Tran, e27 learns about the duo's prospects for Vietnam, the market, and more Read More

Indian healthcare platform Practo enters Indonesia

By Anisa Menur | 12 hours ago

Practo has launched Indo-English Search service -- the first in the country; is also expanding within the Philippines Read More

NYC point of sale startup Bindo sees big opportunity in Singapore after Hong Kong

By Elaine Huang | 14 hours ago

Bindo's VP of Business Development Benedict Wong talks to e27 about how the company works, the state of retail accounting and more Read More

Myanmar startups share their lessons from a frontier market

By Iris Leung | 15 hours ago

Despite challenges, Myanmar is ripe with opportunity as such a young ecosystem on the brink of technological change almost guarantees a first-mover advantage Read More

MotionElements raises pre-Series A from KK Fund, 500 Startups

By geektime | 17 hours ago

The Singapore-based stock image site will use the funds to scale operations in Asia and expand into new searchable languages Read More

Singtel completes acquisition of Trustwave

By Anisa Menur | 17 hours ago

Acquisition of managed security services specialist Trustwave will help Singtel expand its line-up of cloud-based solutions; terms of the deal have not been disclosed Read More

How to run a startup from 3 continents

By Varun Chandran | 18 hours ago

A global startup team can build the foundation of a cross-cultural environment in the workplace. This is essential for long-term success, says global entrepreneur Varun Chandran Read More

CatchThatBus speeds up with US$1.5M pre-Series A funding

By Hannah Leung | 20 hours ago

Jungle Ventures and 500 Startups are now investors in Malaysian startup CatchThatBus, which plans to expand in Southeast Asia Read More

Think Singapore is the best startup hub in Asia? Think again

By Kevin McSpadden | Aug 31, 2015

Beijing and Seoul shine in a new report by SparkLabs Global Ventures, which puts doubt on Singapore's status as an Asian startup hub Read More

Ksatria wants to be the knight that ends Indonesian SMEs' tech woes

By Anisa Menur | Aug 31, 2015

The new Indonesian incubator's Founder R Putet Susetyo Bagus talks to e27 about helping SMEs, battling stereotypes and more Read More

It's 2015 and 'tech startup' is still not known to Indonesian public

By DailySocial | Aug 31, 2015

According to a DailySocial survey, only 47 per cent of respondents are familiar with the term 'tech startup' and all that it implies Read More

Language tech firm Reverie nabs US$4M for SEA, Middle East expansion

By Sainul Abudheen K | Aug 31, 2015

Aspada and Qualcomm Ventures have participated in the Series A funding of the Bangalore-based company Read More

China has most global 3G subscribers; 1.4 times of US

By Yon Heong Tung | Aug 31, 2015

A report by market research firm Daxue Consulting shows that a whopping two-third of global app downloads come from Chinese app stores Read More

How to make the most of startup life even if your manager sucks

By geektime | Aug 31, 2015

If you cannot have a one-­on-­one talk with your boss about what’s disturbing you, then it’s time to move on Read More

Jakarta Transportation Agency seizes Uber cars

By Anisa Menur | Aug 31, 2015

Ten Uber cars were seized on August 28 by Jakarta Transportation Agency due to violation of Law No 22/2009 on Traffic and Land Transportation Read More

Meet Makerbay: A Hong Kong co-working space for inventors

By Hannah Leung | Aug 31, 2015

Makerbay's concept revolves around a community doing DIY, tech-centric or just-for-fun projects using materials stocked in the makerspace Read More

Chinese oil companies come online with Internet Plus Policy

By TechNode | Aug 29, 2015

Chinese oil companies are jumping on the digital bandwagon to accelerate and improve their business models Read More

What I learned when I gave up the ‘9 to 5’

By Jacob Laukaitis | Aug 29, 2015

Entrepreneur and digital nomad Jacob Laukaitis talks about the varied benefits of not hanging your (corporate) hat in one place Read More

MyRepublic MD: "We believe the license is ours to lose"

By Kevin McSpadden | Aug 28, 2015

After announcing plans to offer free unlimited data, does MyRepublic have plans to stick it to existing telcos or to throttle their services? Read More

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