Interview with Cradle Fund group CEO (Part 1): ‘Scaling, talent shortage key challenges for Malaysian startups’

"Malaysia's first priority is that local startups do well; we don't mind diversity of other international startup/telent, but the focus has to be on local startups" 

Taiwan e-commerce firm Pinkoi expands into new Asian markets

Beyond Taiwan, Pinkoi has opened a shop in Thailand and Malaysia. It has its eyes set on China. 

Ata Plus partners with Quest MasteryAsia to nurture Malaysia’s entrepreneurship ecosystem

Quest MasteryAsia will screen selected companies based on the Security Commission's compliance and disclosure requirements, prior to funnelling the ECF prospects to Ata Plus 

For startups in Johor, new academy programme aims to guide the region's budding entrepreneurs

The initiative is going to start with a 10-day web development bootcamp in June 

Why Malaysia's Nexea believes corporate VCs themselves are not creating enough value

Corporate VC happens to be just one of the tools to achieve corporate innovation goals; by itself, it usually ends up not creating enough value because the subject matter of corporate innovation itself is quite complex 

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Here are the regional startups that made the first FT 1000 list from Asia

The FT 1000 put companies like MoneySmart and Cashshield next to companies like Air Asia and Jollibee 

How Malaysia's equity crowdfunding market performed in 2017

In 2017, ECF deals in the country saw a 37 per cent growth year over year, and the amount raised rose by more than 113 per cent