Tech recruitment platform GetLinks raises funding from SEEK Group, Alibaba Hong Kong Entrepreneurs Fund

GetLinks started off as an online headhunter service which curates and connects tech talents to businesses. It plans to add new services with the latest funding round 

Today's top tech news, April 26: Alibaba, SoftBank invest US$110M in Paytm Mall

This infusion fills up Paytm’s coffers with a total of US$220M and increases SoftBank’s stake to 11.99 per cent while bringing down Alibaba’s stake to 50.8 per cent 

2 ways cryptocurrencies are disrupting the stock market

Are cryptocurrencies and ICOs going to supplant traditional investment anytime soon? 

PE, VC deals in Southeast Asia, India nearly tripled to US$18B in 2017 over 2016

As traditional banks continue to face pressure from nonperforming loans in India, and increasingly in Southeast Asia, technology companies seeking capital have been turning to private investors 

Man vs. machine: Will AI put humanity at stake?

Sharala Axryd, CEO, ASEAN Data Analytics Exchange, shares about the transformative potential of Artificial Intelligence, and more 

Ditching subscription-based model, iflix introduces advertisement on its platform

iflix admitted that they have been "naive" for believing that the subscription model could "easily" be implemented in emerging markets 

As a founder, you need to spend time with your most difficult users

The painful truth is that, as founder, the toughest segment of your user base to spend time with is those you will learn the most from 

Asia VC Cast with Thuc Vu from OhmniLabs

Asia VC Cast explores the minds of the experienced venture capitalists and seasoned entrepreneurs to navigate the sophisticated but exciting world of venture capital 

Y Combinator is officially coming to China

Y Combinator announced the launch of their Startup School on May 19 at Beijing Tsinghua University 

Buzzvil reaches US$27M in sales with surplus at US$1.2M in 2017

This represents a sales increase of 15x over the past four years and a net profit increased of 7 times compared to the same period last year