Singapore VC Openspace closes US$135 million fund that includes investment from Temasek

Previously known as NSI Ventures, Openspace is most famous for being the first institutional investor to back Go-Jek 

PasarPolis confirms Series A funding round by Indonesian unicorns Go-Jek, Tokopedia, Traveloka

PasarPolis plans to use the funding to develop tailor-made micro-insurance products and new technology for policy-holders 

Grab raises another US$1B to boost its presence in Indonesia

The Southeast Asian ride-hailing giant previously raised US$1 billion from Toyota a month ago 

Today's top tech news, August 1: Huawei overtakes Apple to take number 2 spot

Ubisoft opens new studio in the Philippines, Wishbeer and Plizz on Live, Go-Viet launches, and Stripe's Partner Program 

Go-Viet, Go-Jek's international debut, officially launches in Vietnam

As a start, Go-Viet will be available in 12 districts in Ho Chi Minh City, providing Go-Bike and Go-Send services 

Is Indonesia a crystal ball? Take a look at 3 companies that may define the region's future

In short, the industries that will define Southeast Asia often get started or compete first in Indonesia 

How Indonesia plans to close Series B funding gap among its startups

Indonesia is home to four out of 10 Southeast Asian unicorns, but their success is more of the exception than the rule 

On Grab's phantom bookings: A call to focus on passengers and drivers

In this kind of high stakes environment, many companies are often willing to do whatever it takes to succeed, and the public just as often turns a blind eye toward their actions 

Happened in Indonesia; GetCraft names new CTO, Seekmi introduces new look

A summary of all the exciting news coming in from Indonesia to our news desk this week 

Today's top tech news, July 12: ZTE to resume US operations, Quadrant Protocol raises US$15M

In addition to ZTE, we also have news from Quadrant Protocol and two exciting reports about Asian tech ecosystem