Local services booking platform Kaodim raises US$7M led by Square Peg Capital, SIG

Kaodim, which operates as Gawin in the Philippines and Beres in Indonesia, will use the funds for product development and expansion into underserved markets in Southeast Asia 

A brief overview of Southeast Asia's online marketplaces

From the Greece's Agora to the Roman Forum, the marketplace has been around for eons. So, what do they look like in 2016? 

East Ventures drops seed fund into Indonesian healthcare SaaS

The company is developing a hospital management system and plans to launch in the second quarter of this year 

Malaysia-based service marketplace Kaodim raises US$4M Series A round

Its Gross Merchandise Volume reached US$10 million mark within the first four months 

In videos: Meet 15 startups who came to Echelon Malaysia

Missed your chance to attend Echelon Malaysia 2015 and talk to startups making waves in the industry? Check them out in these interviews filmed by Startup TV Asia. 

HappyFresh and Kaodim discuss marketplace platforms at Echelon Malaysia

It was one of five panel discussions at our annual KL conference bringing together ecosystem insiders for some synergy and clash of ideas. Here are some snippets 

Exclusive: KK Fund's Koichi Saito reveals investments and plans

Saito reveals his two latest investments, hints at the details of a third, and tells us he's already signed off on two more deals in Indonesia and the Philippines 

Kaodim to use US$550K seed money to expand user and service base

Funding will be used to focus on Malaysian market, expand the company, and grow users and service providers