Startup ‘forests’ will wither away sans women's contribution

By Sanjeev Gadre | Aug 21, 2015

For an ecosystem that lives off innovation, the different perspectives contributed by women catalyse difference of opinions and breakthroughs Read More

Beijing Municipal Government backs Uber, Didi Kuaidi competitor

By TechNode | Aug 21, 2015

Called Feidi, the app supports WeChat transfer, Alipay and cash payments Read More

This NYC startup helps traditional Southeast Asian SMEs go digital

By Beverly Tantiansu | Aug 21, 2015

New York-based Pagevamp hopes to bypass the difficulties traditional SMEs experience in making and maintaining their professional websites Read More

Here are 13 useful fintech solutions that are perfect for SMEs

By Vladislav Solodkiy | Aug 21, 2015

Cashless cash registers, preorders, your SME becoming the next bank ATM -- these are just a few ideas that might become the drivers of Asian fintech Read More

OTR: Airbnb just cancelled this Thailand Superhost's account for no reason

By Mohan Belani | Aug 20, 2015

We're trying out a new content form called "Off The Record" where a member of e27 spouts off (without judgement) about a topic of choice. Here's the first from our CEO/Co-Founder Mohan Belani Read More

Lean Startup Machine: "Indonesian startups are like Asia's Got Talent"

By Anisa Menur | Aug 20, 2015

Entrepreneur workshop Lean Startup Machine returns to Jakarta for the second time to help aspiring founders build their companies Read More

20 fascinating Asian startups you should know about

By Sainul Abudheen K | Aug 20, 2015

Asian startups are scripting history -- not only in their respective domestic markets but also globally. Here are a few e27 has picked for you Read More

[UPDATE] Hollywood's MGM backs KL-based subscription television service iflix

By Kevin McSpadden | Aug 20, 2015

In addition to a multi-year licensing deal, MGM Chairman and CEO Gary Barber will be taking a seat on the iflix advisory board, plans to launch private preview for 20,000 in Thailand tomorrow Read More

Israel's StoreDot can charge your electric car in 5 minutes

By Yon Heong Tung | Aug 20, 2015

The Samsung Ventures-backed startup claims that its FlashBattery technology will rev up the electric vehicle industry, especially in China Read More

Vietnam's OnOnPay lands six-digit round from Captii Ventures

By Iris Leung | Aug 20, 2015

The cash will be used for marketing and product development as the Hanoi startup prepares to enter Thailand by the second half of 2016 Read More

Beijing anonymous app Tings wants to raise Series A of US$5M

By Iris Leung | Aug 20, 2015

Barely four months old, this social network is valued at US$10 million based on their angel round from K2VC and has already picked up 50,000 users in China, US, Southeast Asia and Russia Read More

Aliyun announces Singapore as overseas cloud data centre headquarters

By Hannah Leung | Aug 20, 2015

After raising US$1 billion for cloud computing and opening a data centre in Silicon Valley, Alibaba's cloud computing arm eyes Singapore as next hub Read More

Indian Big Data firm IntelligenceNODE gets US$4M from NEA, Orios

By Sainul Abudheen K | Aug 20, 2015

The Series A funding will be used to expand the startup's global client base and to further build technology team Read More

25 Singapore startups have successfully exited since 2013

By Colin Tung | Aug 20, 2015

According to a SlideShare report by angel investor Arnaud Bonzom, software and media startups form almost half of these exits Read More

Meet Xenom, Indonesia’s first customisable gaming laptop maker

By Anisa Menur | Aug 20, 2015

Hardware startup Xenom is building its brand by choosing to battle in a segmented yet lucrative market -- gaming Read More

RedMart raises US$26.7M from Garena, Facebook Co-founder, others

By Sainul Abudheen K | Aug 20, 2015

The e-grocer's bridge round comes ahead of a larger Series C round; to be used for launching an on-demand marketplace, international expansion, among other things Read More

China's Tencent invests US$50M in Canadian messaging app Kik

By Anisa Menur | Aug 19, 2015

On its way to becoming the 'WeChat of the West', the funding puts Kik in unicorn territory with US$120.5 million valuation Read More

SaaS provider Freshdesk acquires Bangalore-based startup 1CLICK

By Yon Heong Tung | Aug 19, 2015

The acquisition will enable Freshdesk to enhance customer support through HD videos, voice chat services and native co-browsing capabilities Read More

GrabTaxi raises US$350M bringing total funding to US$700M

By Kevin McSpadden | Aug 19, 2015

Investors include China’s taxi app giant Didi Kuaidi, American investment firm Coatue Management, Chinese sovereign wealth fund China Investment Corporation Read More

Crowdinvesting 101: How to invest through equity crowdfunding

By Sam Quawasmi | Aug 19, 2015

Diversifying, setting limits, trusting your instincts and more; learn the seven essentials of crowdinvesting with investment expert Sam Quawasmi Read More

Upcoming Tech and Startups Events
Find more hot events in asia