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Rumor: China’s Massive Wanda Group to Enter E-commerce

The Wanda Group is basically ubiquitous in China. The mega-company, which is itself a subsidiary of the China National United Oil Corporatio...

  • February 20, 2012
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Singapore International Foundation: Ideas for a Better World Forum – 29 Feb

On the very last day of February, the Singapore International Foundation will organize the Ideas for a Better World Forum. During the sessi...

  • February 20, 2012
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Walmart Ups Its Investment in China’s Yihaodian, Seeks a Majority Stake

American retail giant Walmart (NYSE:WMT) has taken a majority stake in the Chinese e-commerce site Yihaodian, it has been confirmed today. I...

  • February 20, 2012
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Infinity Blade Cross Comes to Mobage for iOS in Japan

Last year DeNA announced that it would be bringing Infinity Blade to its Mobage platform as a social game in Japan. And today it’s fin...

  • February 20, 2012
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Indonesia’s Toge Productions Wants to Grow Like a Bean Sprout

Toge Productions is a game developer studio in Indonesia which has produced several games such as Necronator (see trailer at the bottom) and...

  • February 20, 2012
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Golden Gate Ventures, a Silicon Valley linked early stage fund, launches in S’pore

The early stage fund hopes to be a bridge between Silicon Valley and Asia. The program is open for applications.

  • February 20, 2012
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The Athena Network February Official Launch – 24 Feb

Following The Athena Network pilot in Singapore back then in September, Athena Network Singapore is having their official launch this Friday...

  • February 19, 2012
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Essentials of Payroll Administration seminar – 23 Feb

Next Thursday, Plug-In@Blk71 and Whyze will jointly organize a seminar on Payroll Administration Seminar. This event is recommended for Acco...

  • February 19, 2012
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Meet The Entrepreneur talk series and Charity Concert encore – 29 Feb

On the very last day of February, a second Meet The Entrepreneurs talk will be held, featuring Danny Pang of Espressoul Cafe (read: Passin...

  • February 17, 2012
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China’s Most Popular TV Drama to Be Adapted Into an Online Game

China’s most popular TV serial of all time, the iconic historical costume drama Princess Pearl, will soon get a postmodern twist as it’s...

  • February 20, 2012
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Now You Can Input Shanghainese on Your Android

Shanghai natives rejoice! Thanks to the efforts of one very dedicated young man from Shanghai, you can now type using Shanghainese (the Shan...

  • February 20, 2012
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High transaction fees and poor customer service from business banks frustrate entrepreneurs

Having good customer service is certainly no cash in the bank.

  • February 20, 2012
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Startups in Asia (Singapore) 2012 in an Infographic

We had a lot of requests from startups, as well as corporate and investor folks to produce some attendance statistics for our Startups in As...

  • February 20, 2012
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Golden Gate Ventures: $10 Million Fund for SEA Startups Launches Today

Ka-ching! Great news for entrepreneurs in Southeast Asia this Monday morning. Golden Gate Ventures, we have been told directly, is a newly s...

  • February 20, 2012
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14 Asian Startups That Caught Our Eye This Week

In the last seven days, we have had a couple of Asian tech startups on our radar, specifically from China, Indonesia, Japan, India, and Sing...

  • February 19, 2012
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5 Must-Read Tech Stories in China This Week

Funny thing: it turns out that Chinese authorities are really good at enforcing copyright, though only when the claimant is Chinese. Imagine...

  • February 19, 2012
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What entrepreneurs should know about Singapore Budget 2012

Government offering a new slew of measures to help SMEs and startups. But are they enough?

  • February 18, 2012
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Shanda Games President Resigns, Goes Back to the Startup Life

Shanda Games (NASDAQ:GAME), China’s second-largest online gaming company, has lost its president, ‘Tony’ Ling Hai (picture...

  • February 17, 2012
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