Today's top tech news, November 19: Tencent and Sea Group tie up for games publishing

Also, Gushcloud buys back its company and Tencent restricts WeChat publishing 

MyTaiwanTour raises US$1.5M from Sanpu Group to expand to Japan, China

MyTaiwanTour provides personalised and customised tour packages to foreign tourists mainly from the US and Europe 

Google Temasek Report: Southeast Asia's internet economy to hit US$240B by 2025

That is US$40 billion more than previous estimates, the report said 

How can I prepare my business for Black Friday and Cyber Monday?

For small businesses, it can be challenging to stand out during this critical period 

India's Ecozen Solutions wins the inaugural Rabobank Food Loss Challenge Asia

In addition to Ecozen Solutions, the Rabobank Food Loss Challenge Asia also names five finalist from India, Singapore, and Kenya 

Singapore's Gushcloud buys back shares from its investor Yello Digital

This includes the full 62 per cent buyback that YDMG previously held within Gushcloud at an agreed price of USD$8.2 million 

Tencent grants Sea’s Garena first access to its games titles with a publishing contract

Right of First Refusal (ROFR) contract binds both parties in which Tencent would give exclusive rights of first publishing to Garena 

No, Singapore seed stage is not dead

Founders are being incentivised to build real foundations on which to scale with real proof of concepts and to take on funding from the right partners as opposed to the partner that will write the quickest cheque 

Why a Singapore coding school founder is funding a startup in Kazakhstan

Saturday Kids’s founder John Tan believes the landlocked country has vast untapped opportunities