Saigoneer, an English-language online content platform in Vietnam, raises funding from 500 Startups, VIISA
Saigoneer is an online platform to showcase the nationâs cultural charm and social dynamism,Â and it offers infoÂ under the categories of news, society, art & culture, etc.
Bfab pivots with a launch of SaaS product for salons; forays into Singapore
The company is also expanding into Singapore, citing openness to technology and increasedÂ demand
Corporates give startups needed boost in emerging markets
They create anÂ appetiteÂ for entrepreneurship by showing more traditional cultures that being a startup founder is a viable career track
Accelerators invest US$17.5M in Asia in 2016, cash investment a popular option: Gust
Gust also named India as the only Asian country in the top 10 list of countries with biggest investment value and number of startups accelerated
Hiip uses data analytics to connect advertisers with influencers, raises seed round
The Vietnamese company wants to help brands find those 'diamonds in the rough' influencers
Japanese space tech startup Infostellar raises US$7.3M in Series A led by Airbus Ventures
Infostellar implements the sharing economy concept to satellite by acting as an online marketplace for satellite downtime
VentureCon joins SWITCH in founding a new world
Enabling investors of SEA, VentureCon happens in association with the Singapore Week of Innovation & Technology (SWITCH) on September 20.
The clash between two Burmese fonts is stalling growth for Myanmarâs ecosystem; one startup wants to fix that
In the early days of Burmese internet, a unique font was invented, but it has resulted in painpoints Bindez wants to fix.