Tech specific updates from Singapore Budget 2018 that startups need to pay attention to

The Singapore Budget 2018 includes new funding opportunities for startups and capacity building programmes for non-tech businesses 

Today's top tech news, February 18: 688 million people sent red packets via WeChat on Chinese New Year

Also, Thailand SEC warns against ICOs and India moves forward on cryptocurrencies 

[Podcast] The Jay Kim Show with e27 Editor Kevin McSpadden on startup ecosystems and media

How do the Singapore and Hong Kong ecosystems compare? What is the future of media? How did e27 start? We answer those questions on this podcast 

Here are 6 things that will probably backfire on you in a VC pitch meeting

This is not a universal cheat sheet – rather I hope for it to help founders of startups be more tactful in these elusive meetings 

So let's talk about that sexy Grab/Uber rumour

There is smoke, there is fire. Is there a deal? 

Aidijuma buys majority stake in Haute Elan to expand its modest fashion e-commerce business HijUp to UK

Aidijuma has earlier invested in Brunei's BIFASH, Singapore's MODESTyle, and Malaysia's Simplysiti and Zawara 

Startups can be victimised by fake news, and here are lessons I learned from personal experience

Shucksters are wielding fake news to achieve a variety of diverse ends in the tech world 

How innovative marketers are outsmarting fragmentation in e-commerce

We sit down with the Founders of Rhone Apparel and Onnit to discuss how they're outsmarting fragmentation in the retail e-commerce space 

Save it for a rainy day: How startups can handle media crisis like a pro

Can't afford to hire a PR consultant? Left to handle media crisis all by yourself? Let this Academy piece be your guide