Captain's Log, Sept 25: ONE Championship CEO speaks out about death of Pradip Subramanian

Also today, Lazada expands Taobao services and Bukalapak launches e-procurement service 

Singapore Tourism Board teams up with Alipay to better serve Chinese travellers

The Alipay will offer up-to-date content and information on Singapore 

Helping tour agencies go online, this Thai startup is raking in big bucks along the way

Tourkrub aims to bring all the tour agencies in the Mekong region under its wing 

Synup raises US$6M to help businesses manage location data, presence, reputation, analytics

Synup works with both digital agencies and businesses directly to manage their listings on over 50 of the most important local search destinations 

5 intriguing insights into Sea ahead of its IPO

One of the surprising tidbits is that Sea is a leader in the Southeast Asia eSports market 

Mobike vs ofo: The race for the world's bike rental market

The global bike sharing leaders are forever tied at the hip, but how do the two companies differ? 

What are the 5 most popular items Singaporeans have purchased from Amazon Prime Now?

Hands up if you have purchased any of these items on Amazon Prime Now 

Thai entrepreneurs are creative, but they lack charisma, says Line Thailand's Managing Director

In an interview with e27, Ariya Banomyong spoke about why Line is successful in Thailand, and how the startup ecosystem can improve 

Energy giant Shell teams up with NUS Entreprise, ImpacTech to launch accelerator programme

The startups will participate in workshops by Shell and other industry experts on business strategies, pitching, branding, marketing, and global trends in renewable energy 

Discounts and rewards can only go so far unless you are a big company, says Arun Gupta of MoMagic

Rewards and discounts are effective for companies like Facebook, Alibaba, Flipkart, etc., but not for small companies