Posts Tagged: nepal


Japan Terra Motors e-bikes

How Japan’s Terra Motors wants to plug developing nations into e-bikes

Japan-based electric motorbike startup Terra Motors has been a pretty busy company over the past year, with branches opened in Vietnam, the ...

  • February 24, 2014
  • at 12:45 pm
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Rocket Internet entering Nepal

New job postings show Rocket Internet is set to drive into Nepal

German startup dynamo Rocket Internet likes to get into emerging markets early, as we’ve seen it do in Pakistan and even Myanmar. But ...

  • January 22, 2014
  • at 12:33 pm
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First results in for mini-blog Mig33: 180,000 daily active users, 4M messages sent daily

Back in August, Mig33 said that it’s evolving to become a mini-blogging platform. While there are tens of millions of feature phone users ...

  • October 3, 2013
  • at 5:08 pm
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Bangladesh’s TigerIT will build Nepal’s digital voter database

Nepal has had a fairly rocky past few decades when it comes to politics, but everyone over 18 has the right to vote and that means that some...

  • August 13, 2013
  • at 2:00 pm
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Nepali E-Commerce Startup MetroTarkari Brings Home the Bacon in Kathmandu

E-commerce is exploding all over Asia, and even smaller countries like Nepal have been catching the e-commerce bug. In fact, Kathmandu deniz...

  • June 20, 2013
  • at 1:00 pm
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Amazon Appstore Asia countries

No Amazon Appstore for Indonesia and China – Here’s the Full List for Asia

Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) announced yesterday the expansion of its Android Appstore to “nearly 200 countries” but didn’t specify the full l...

  • April 18, 2013
  • at 10:37 am
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World Startup Report

‘World Startup Report’ Tour Hits Australia, Still 27 More Countries to Go

American entrepreneur Bowei Gai is in Australia right now. That’s not too remarkable in itself, but his visit to Melbourne right now i...

  • January 31, 2013
  • at 7:38 pm
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Nepal Startup CloudFactory Raises $700,000 Round of Funding

We like to keep an eye on the really cool startups when we find them, and they don’t come much cooler than Nepal-based CloudFactory. T...

  • September 27, 2012
  • at 4:30 am
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Vidinterest is a Pinterest Site for Videos Only

Nepal-based Vidinterest.com adopted the Pinterest idea of a social pinboard, but focuses just on video sharing and discovery. It is essentia...

  • August 9, 2012
  • at 9:08 am
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11Beep app

Now a startup in Nepal has made an app like Snapchat that erases your digital footprint

There’s been a lot of buzz lately about erasable social media. Snapchat is taking the lead, and it has spawned imitators around the world....

  • January 31, 2014
  • at 11:58 am
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Google Translate adds support for four more Asian languages

Google Translate added support for nine more languages today, including four from Asia: Punjabi, Nepali, Maori, and Mongolian. Punjabi is th...

  • December 11, 2013
  • at 1:45 pm
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Nepal’s Mobile Networks Are Growing Fast, With 18 Million Subscribers and Counting

Nepal’s mobile subscriber base increased to 18.14 million in May, according to Telecompaper. That’s up from 17.74 million just a month e...

  • August 17, 2013
  • at 4:07 pm
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Nepal’s Mobile Networks Are Growing Fast, With 18 Million Subscribers and Counting

Nepal’s Mobile Networks Are Growing Fast, With 18 Million Subscribers and Counting

No matter where in Asia you look, mobile networks are growing like weeds. Case in point: Nepal’s mobile subscriber base increased to 1...

  • June 25, 2013
  • at 1:00 pm
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Tech Entrepreneurship is Brewing Up in Kathmandu, Nepal

The change of attitude towards entrepreneurship in a traditional society like Nepal will not occur overnight.

  • April 19, 2013
  • at 9:08 am
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MeroCampus education marketplace

MeroCampus Creates an Online Marketplace for College Admissions in Nepal

Aiming to be an online hub for students and educational establishments in Nepal, MeroCampus can connect learners to schools based on the kin...

  • February 19, 2013
  • at 10:00 am
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iTunes Music Store Expands to India and Indonesia, Brings Movies Too

Apple’s iTunes began to accept payments for apps in the currencies of India and Indonesia in October of this year – and thatR...

  • December 4, 2012
  • at 4:42 pm
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Startup NepalAdz Lets You Place 140 Characters Ads Via SMS

NepalAdz describes itself as a SMS-based C2C online classified ad board. The Nepal-based startup is quite new and is only partnering with on...

  • August 13, 2012
  • at 11:33 am
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Nepalese Startup Seeks Crowdfunding to Put Kathmandu on the Digital Map

A Nepalese brother and sister team is hoping to put the nation’s capital Kathmandu on the map. Literally, and digitally. The aim ̵...

  • July 30, 2012
  • at 12:30 pm
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