TAG: Singapore

Bitcoin transaction service Coinbase enters Asia via Singapore

By Kevin McSpadden | 4 hours ago

As a way of celebrating the launch, Coinbase will waive retail conversion fees for Singaporeans through September 9 Read More

NYC point of sale startup Bindo raises US$2M; investors undisclosed

By Elaine Huang | 15 hours ago

Having secured this bridge round Bindo is looking to raise US$10 million in a Series A round to further explore Asia's point of sale world Read More

Can this startup disrupt in-store advertising in Asia?

By Kevin McSpadden | 16 hours ago

Brands spend billions telling us their product is the best, but no company has quite nailed it inside the actual store. Ksubaka's playSpot kiosks aim to solve this pain-point Read More

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

By Elaine Huang | Sep 01, 2015

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

Singtel completes acquisition of Trustwave

By Anisa Menur | Sep 01, 2015

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 | Sep 01, 2015

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

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

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

MyRepublic wants to give Singapore unlimited data for a year

By Kevin McSpadden | Aug 27, 2015

On October 22, a lucky few will be able to test out MyRepublic's free unlimited data zone Read More

Singapore medtech startup ConneXion Asia launches in Hong Kong

By Hannah Leung | Aug 27, 2015

In Hong Kong, the Big Data-using platform will tie up with gyms, yoga classes and medical groups located around Central Read More

The Hub Singapore launches hip new co-working space

By Yon Heong Tung | Aug 25, 2015

It will house startups such as online news site Mashable, e-payment solutions provider Braintree_Paypal and Silicon Valley's Twilio Read More

Singapore-based startup ProperHands raises US$177K in seed funding

By Yon Heong Tung | Aug 24, 2015

The home and office cleaning services startup will use funds to scale and develop new technologies to improve customer experience Read More

Lumos raises US$809K on Kickstarter for its smart helmet

By Hannah Leung | Aug 21, 2015

The humble team of Eu-wen Ding and Jeff Chen chats with e27 about the headgear and leaving Harvard to pursue their dream Read More

Meet Kris Leong, with 28 years of experience in venture capital

By Elaine Huang | Aug 21, 2015

She first joined Singapore's Economic Development Board in 1987. In 1994, Leong became a part of Walden International and hasn't left since 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

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

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

Hong Kong's mobile tutoring startup Snapask raises US$1.8M pre-Series A

By Colin Tung | Aug 18, 2015

Expanding into Shanghai, Taiwan and Singapore, it aims to secure a Series A round of about US$3M–US$5M by end of the year Read More

[Updated] Meet the 9 startups to join muru-D's first class in Singapore

By Elaine Huang | Aug 18, 2015

From cybersecurity to social media marketing, the Australian accelerator's first initiative in Singapore has admitted startups of quite a range Read More

Singapore-based CloudDesk secures US$418K in funding

By Yon Heong Tung | Aug 18, 2015

It will use the capital to acquire new technologies, expand regionally, and enhance its products Read More

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