Taiwan’s plug-and-play OTA solutions startup TravelSkope raises US$297K to expand into Southeast Asia

Currently, the company counts one of Taiwan's two major airlines and a top e-commerce company as its clients 

Edtech startup Gnowbe raises US$1.7M seed funding to facilitate ‘anytime, anywhere learn’ culture among professionals

Gnowbe is a mobile-first app that leverages micro-learning, social learning, and gamification to encourage active engagement and to drive behaviour change 

New Zealand’s Booktrack secures US$5M in Series B led by COENT Venture Partners

Funding will be used to drive growth, acquire premium content and allow people to create and sell Booktrack titles through the marketplace 

While VCs fawn over India, a tech scene grows in Bangladesh

Bangladesh presents a hotbed of young talent, hungry to innovate and solve local problems 

Echelon TOP100: Bikroy & Track My Vehicle win at Bangladesh Qualifier

Online marketplace Bikroy bagged the Judges’ Choice award, while Track My Vehicle walked away with People's Choice 

Job Forward raises seed fund; launches Startup Essence

Startup Essence is a platform that helps startups and SMEs with talent recruitment and team building