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B Capital tabs investment veteran Howard Morgan as new Chairman

Morgan Co-founded First Round Capital, the first institutional investor in Uber 

(Exclusive) PolicyPal Co-founder and Product Manager Yi Ming Ng quits

PolicyPal Founder and CEO Val Ji-hsuan Yap confirmed the news to e27, but did not divulge more details 

e27 discussions, will the Singapore car-cap hurt the ride-hailing industry?

Or, since nobody will be able to afford a vehicle, will it help the industry? 

Valuable experiences that every entrepreneur needs to succeed in the startup venture

When it comes to establishing a startup the venture is exciting; however some obstacles and challenges might be in the way 

Top 5 startup niches expected to boom in 2018

AI, crypto, drones, IoT, and security are expected to be at the forefront 

This isn’t personal: How to diplomatically fire your best friend

Every entrepreneur’s worst fear is having to fire their best friend when it just isn’t working out. These tips will make it a little easier 

3 insights from doing 200 deals in Southeast Asia

The regional dynamics and differences are becoming increasingly important for investors as VC activity in Asia surges 

Cocoon Capital appoints renowned branding consultant Martin Roll as senior advisor

Martin Roll will advise Cocoon Capital and its portfolio companies on matters such as strategy, global expansion, branding and marketing 

Captain's Log, October 23: Troubling ICO data and LATTICE80 heads west

Also, Tesla is building a factory in Shanghai and the "Kindle of China" is heading towards an IPO 

10 cool Artificial Intelligence startups in Asia that you should know

While the true potential of AI is yet to be unleashed, a few entrepreneurs are already making inroads into various industry verticals through their cutting-edge solutions