ShweProperty raises US$3M in fresh funding as 500 Startups makes an entry into Myanmar

Singapore-based PE fund Emerging Markets Investment Advisers led this Series B round in Myanmar-based reality-tech startup ShweProperty 

Burmese fitness app Flexible Pass gets 6-digit Pre-Series A funding, focussing on new products and category

Yangon Capital Partners (YCP), Seed Myanmar, and Nest Tech come back as investors for Flexible Pass's second funding round 

These agritech startups will take Southeast Asia's emerging market to the next level

This time we are looking at emerging markets in Southeast Asia, which range from Brunei Darussalam to Myanmar 

These five startups are the dark horses of the frontier markets

All startups had received funding in the past year and have been hailed as one of the respective country's achievements 

Cambodia's Meal Temple Group invests in Myanmar's food delivery startup Freshgora

Meal Temple is looking to address more than 100M people in frontier markets by the end of the year, and grow its tech to a super app model 

Daung Capital closes Series A valuing Burmese fintech startup at US$12M

Myanmar-based micro-credit Daung Capital raises funding from Singaporean VC Majuven 

Burmese logistics startup Kargo raises US$800K in pre-Series A funding round

Kargo is looking forward to begin its international expansion next year 

NETS partners with Myanmar Payment Union for QR payment system

NETS Group Singapore has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Myanmar’s national payment network 

Myanmar fintech secures additional capital for its Series A round

The financing platform based in Yangon allows working class consumers to apply for credit 

Can social impact be growth hacked?

Just as digital marketers evolved to become growth hackers, I would like to call on social entrepreneurs and impact investors to become impact hackers