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Red Dot Payment raises Series A round to bring payment solution to Southeast Asia

Red Dot Payment raises Series A round to bring payment solution to Southeast Asia

They have secured an undisclosed amount of Series A funding from two investors - GMO Global Payment ...

By Daniel Tay

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  • September 2, 2014
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This startup wants to bring every online store in Asia onto a single platform

This startup wants to bring every online store in Asia onto a single platform

In the last six months, they have seen a monthly user growth rate of 20 percent, with their users ac...

By Daniel Tay

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  • September 2, 2014
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This app brings traveling singles together, says it’s not for hooking up

Wander is all about creating a trusted, friendly singles community which is under-served in the trav...

By Daniel Tay

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  • September 2, 2014
  • at 12:22 pm
This startup wants to solve the talent crunch in Asia

This startup wants to solve the talent crunch in Asia

Rather than an outsourced development shop, Chok Ooi describes Agility as a startup product developm...

By Daniel Tay

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  • September 1, 2014
  • at 4:10 pm
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On Malaysia’s National Day, 3 wishes for the local startup ecosystem

Here are the local players' hopes and dreams are for Malaysia’s startup ecosystem in the coming ye...

By Daniel Tay

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  • August 31, 2014
  • at 9:00 am
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Malaysian taxi association calls for action against Uber

An association representing the local taxi industry is calling for action against Uber.

By Daniel Tay

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  • August 28, 2014
  • at 11:10 pm
uber finds peace in singapore

Uber finds peace in Singapore while facing brickbats in the rest of Asia

Their arrival in Asia continues to be fraught with resistance from all quarters - governments, taxi ...

By Daniel Tay

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  • August 27, 2014
  • at 4:00 pm
Are online reviews trustworthy? Malaysia’s TrustedCompany believes so

Are online reviews trustworthy? Malaysia’s TrustedCompany believes so

However, it is worth noting that while online reviews are a good indication of whether a store is tr...

By Daniel Tay

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  • August 26, 2014
  • at 2:55 pm
This bitcoin startup is the first in Asia to make it to the Valley under Boost VC

This bitcoin startup is the 1st in Asia to enter the Valley through Boost VC

“Coin Supermart is the best company coming out of Singapore, and [that’s why] we picked them,”...

By Daniel Tay

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  • August 25, 2014
  • at 9:55 am
10 inspiring quotes on entrepreneurship, for and by entrepreneurs in Asia

10 inspiring quotes on entrepreneurship, for and by entrepreneurs in Asia

Get inspired by heroes close to home.

By Daniel Tay

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  • August 23, 2014
  • at 1:40 pm
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It turns out Bubbly’s not closing – it’s getting acquired by India’s Altruist

It has been acquired for an undisclosed amount by India-based Altruist, a mobile social networking s...

By Daniel Tay

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  • August 22, 2014
  • at 2:45 pm
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Uber secretly arrives in Johor Bahru with free rides in hand

Uber will be entering into a relatively crowded market in Johor Bahru.

By Daniel Tay

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  • August 22, 2014
  • at 11:47 am
Throw away those selfie sticks - this app can help you nail the perfect photo

Throw away those selfie sticks – this app can help you nail the perfect photo

Gear2Cam is an Android app that connects your Android smartphone and Samsung Gear 2 smartwatch to co...

By Daniel Tay

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  • August 21, 2014
  • at 3:24 pm
Malaysian listed internet companies dominate ASEAN rankings

Listed internet companies from Malaysia dominate ASEAN rankings

Out of the eight companies listed, six are from Malaysia, while the other two hail from Singapore.

By Daniel Tay

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  • August 20, 2014
  • at 4:47 pm

Malaysian government ponders whether to ‘shut down’ Facebook on account of 2,000 reports of abuse

A nasty prank on Facebook was the tipping point for the Malaysian government, who is now considering...

By Daniel Tay

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  • August 20, 2014
  • at 11:47 am
Chef Box aims to deliver a heartwarming cooking and dining experience to your doorstep

Chef Box aims to deliver a heartwarming cooking and dining experience to your doorstep

By making it a lot easier for people to choose home-cooked food over take-outs and fast food deliver...

By Daniel Tay

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  • August 20, 2014
  • at 10:30 am
In the startup world, personality types can become a prison

In the startup world, personality types can become a prison

Introvert or extrovert - does it really matter to your chances of success as an entrepreneur?

By Daniel Tay

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  • August 18, 2014
  • at 7:05 pm
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Sypher Labs gets $471,000 to move logistic operations into the cloud

About 70 percent of the 30,000 logistic companies in Singapore still use traditional methods of cond...

By Daniel Tay

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  • August 18, 2014
  • at 2:06 pm