Online freelancing platform Fastwork raises US$4.8M led by Gobi Partners

The startup claims it offers 22,000 services ranging from graphic design, online & influencer marketing, data entry to web & app development 

So far yet so close: How to successfully manage a dispersed team

Running a dispersed team comes with its own unique challenges. Here is how you can overcome the hurdles 

Zalora ropes in Gunjan Soni from Myntra as its new CEO

Soni has been instrumental in positioning Myntra as a leader in fashion and lifestyle in India and leading the turnaround of its unit Jabong 

Today's top tech news, October 17: Grab launches roadmap to improve transport safety standards

Also, Microsoft Co-founder Paul Allen passes away at 65, NETS launches PayCollect, and more 

Kresna Graha Investama’s subsidiary “DIVA” is set for IPO, ready to offer 30% of new shares

Kresna Graha Investama's subsidiary, DIVA, prepares for IPO by giving up 30% shares to public, targeting fresh funding up to IDR 800 billion (US$ 53 million) 


Singapore government sees collaborative systems as key to its future

The days of building monolithic systems will soon be over, as the government seeks to cultivate an interconnected system of developers both internally and externally 

Malaysia to be the second country in Southeast Asia to introduce the Digital Tax

The rationale of the tax is aimed level the playing field between international and local businesses in the digital sector 

9 fabulous startup leaders speaking at e27 Academy Roadshow: Kuala Lumpur

Learn from investors, Founders, community builders and serial entrepreneurs in this exciting e27 Academy event! 

Campus social ticketing startup Get raises US$2.5M led by Vertex Ventures

Get enables students to purchase event tickets, merchandise and club memberships, and has over 220K members across Australia, Singapore and Hong Kong 

With their platform, AutoDeal Philippines is putting the automation in automotive

The startup that hails from the Philippines is bringing the simplification of car buying procedure through their platform