EasyParcel receives US$10.6M funding from Gobi Ventures and AirAsia

The Malaysia-based courier marketplace will use the funding to focus on customer acquisition and recruitment 

Today's top tech news, June 27: Singapore to invest US$30M in 5G tests ahead of 2020 rollout

Singapore will pick a telco to be the first to mass-market 5G networks by the end of the first quarter of next year, the first step in a broader rollout 

Gobi Partners, MAVCAP, Sunway Group launch early-stage fund for Malaysian startups

The three forces have launched Malaysia Superseed Fund II for financing early-stage startups in the country 

52 fantastic investors that might be your next match at #Echelon2019

Trying to score that investor meeting for the longest of time? We have the answer to that at #Echelon2019! 

Insurtech Maria Health raises additional seed funding from tryb Group

The Philippine-based insurtech aims to “meet the health insurance needs of millions of Filipinos” 

These four women are changing the venture capital landscape across Southeast Asia

Find out their take on country’s fragmented startup market at Echelon Asia Summit 2019 

Six Singapore-based IoT companies sign deal with Thailand’s depa

Thailand’s Digital Economy Promotion Agency or depa signs MoU with the companies to receive know-how and technology 

Philippines edtech startup Edukasyon acquires online directory

The acquisition will help Edukayson quickly scale its network of educational institutions 

Ex-CEO of MAVCAP Jamaludin Bujang joins Gobi Partners as MD for ASEAN

He will also be leading the management of Gobi's newly announced early-stage Pakistani fund with Fatima Ventures 

Gobi Partners names ex-Sony Chairman as advisor for Japan

The appointment was part of Gobi Partners' “Crouching Panda, Hidden Tapir” strategy