[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

Tencent-backed WeBank rolls out bare bones app

By TechNode | Aug 19, 2015

The app's features are similar to the existing WeChat payment services, is more of a financial platform for now Read More

Asian short films platform Viddsee launches Android app

By Elaine Huang | Aug 19, 2015

Now mobile-savvy Viddsee users can enjoy features such as offline playback, personalised curation and device syncing on their Android devices Read More

10 small business commandments for every entrepreneur

By Young Entrepreneur Council | Aug 19, 2015

Entrepreneur Rakia Reynolds shares her go-to rules for startup success Read More

Voyager Innovations acquires SG-based e-commerce startup Paywhere

By Yon Heong Tung | Aug 18, 2015

The acquisition will enable Voyager Innovations to expand its digital commerce business in the Philippines as well as other emerging markets Read More

Can new Shanghai property platform Zunest challenge established player Juwai?

By Kevin McSpadden | Aug 18, 2015

Chinese investments into foreign property continues to rise and Zunest hopes to out-tech and out-price Juwai and become China's go-to Internet marketplace Read More

Indonesian HR management startup Talenta backed by Fenox Venture Capital

By Anisa Menur | Aug 18, 2015

The new round lets the HR management platform provider launch newly redesigned website and upcoming features Read More

Tiger Global infuses US$15M more into India’s Roposo

By Sainul Abudheen K | Aug 18, 2015

The online fashion social network for women will use the funds to build team, improve technological infrastructure, enhance and revamp the product Read More

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