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 

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

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

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 

MM Digital raises funding from Singapore-based Seed Myanmar

The Myanmar-based IT services provider said that the funding it receives is of a six-digit sum 

F&B tech startup Waitrr raises funding from Nest Tech

Nest Tech, specialises in funding seed stage tech startup, has added Singapore-based mobile F&B ordering company Waitrr into its portfolio 

Yangon's TOP100 champ sees itself spearheading the future of freelance

The gig economy is thriving and freelancers are driving its success, ChateSat seeks to steer freelancers and businesses toward each other 

Blockchain-based fintech company Everex signs deal with Krungthai Bank, SHWE Bank

The global digital remittance powered by blockchain will launch Thai-Myanmar remittances service along with two of the largest banks in Thailand and Myanmar 

Solar energy startup SolarHome secures additional US$1M from Trirec

The Singapore-headquartered startup that targets off-grid households in Myanmar raises follow-on equity funding from the existing Singaporean investment company 

Burmese trucking logistics company Kargo receives over US$130K from Yoma Bank

The Myanmar-based service plans to use the Unsecured SME financing to implement same-day payments to truck drivers