Posts Tagged: Singapore


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Singapore penny auction site Soldgers expands to Philippines with Gamers.ph

Soldgers, a Singapore startup operating penny auction sites Sold.sg and Sold.my, has expanded to the Philippines through a licensing partne...

  • July 18, 2013
  • at 5:33 pm
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Singapore’s RedMart Bags Huge Series A Funding to Expand Online Grocery Business

Grocery shopping site Redmart has secured series A funding to grow its Singapore-based business. The company says that the major new round a...

  • July 18, 2013
  • at 10:20 am
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Thanks to 9gag, you won’t know this viral Minion infographic was made in Singapore

Update: After this article was published, 9gag replaced the infographic with the original version. An infographic featuring the ever adorabl...

  • July 17, 2013
  • at 6:01 pm
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HomeAway acquires Travelmob

Singaporean Startup Travelmob Acquired by HomeAway as US Firm Pushes Into Asia

Singapore-based home vacation rental startup Travelmob, which only launched into beta in early 2012, has been acquired by HomeAway (NASDAQ:A...

  • July 17, 2013
  • at 9:55 am
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5 Reasons Why There Is No Southeast Asia Kool Aid

So it seems we got us a little debate here on the topic of startups in Southeast Asia, so I’d like to add some fuel to the flame. Oliver S...

  • July 16, 2013
  • at 3:42 pm
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Burpple Launches Food Search Engine In Singapore, Finds New Monetization Model

Burpple launched its web seach engine for food called The Social Food Guide today in Singapore. It’s designed as a very visual way to help...

  • July 15, 2013
  • at 12:58 pm
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Varhara Review: No Frills Mobile Card Collecting

Varhara is the newest title coming out of Singapore-based The Mobile Gamer that endeavors to tap into the lucrative mobile collectible card ...

  • July 12, 2013
  • at 1:00 pm
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Zopim unveils mobile-optimized live chat widget to improve customer support on tablets and smartphones

Singapore-based startup Zopim is responding to the growth in mobile-based Internet browsing after it released a mobile-optimized version of ...

  • July 11, 2013
  • at 2:22 pm
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Cheapest and Priciest Countries in Asia For Apple Gadgets 2013

Check Out the Cheapest (and Priciest) Countries in Asia For Apple Gadgets

Our buddies on the design-oriented Hongkiat blog have done lots of number crunching and figured out the cheapest – and priciest –...

  • July 11, 2013
  • at 11:35 am
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Singapore online grocery service RedMart raises Series A from Garena

RedMart, a Singapore-based online grocery service, has raised a Series A round from Garena, a large online gaming platform. This brings the ...

  • July 18, 2013
  • at 11:34 am
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Zalora Launches Android App, Says 25% of Revenue Comes from Mobile

Zalora rolls out its brand-new Android app today, and reveals that 25 percent of its revenue comes from mobile.

  • July 17, 2013
  • at 11:59 pm
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I’m From The Thai Government, And I’m Here To Help

With the commencement of the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) in 2015, the Thai government aims for the country to become the ICT hub of the r...

  • July 17, 2013
  • at 2:00 pm
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Rocket Internet Gets $500 Million Funding

Watch Out Asia, Rocket Internet Reveals It Raised $1.3 Billion So Far This Year

Germany’s startup dynamo that’s plotting world domination, Rocket Internet, has netted $500 million – yes, half a billion – ...

  • July 16, 2013
  • at 5:07 pm
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Singapore’s Fatfish Internet Drives Into Indonesia With RajaPremi Acquisition

Singaporean startup meisters Fatfish Internet have made a move into Indonesia by acquiring, it is revealed today, a majority stake in car in...

  • July 15, 2013
  • at 2:06 pm
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With $1.5 Billion in Products To Be Sold This Year, Shopify Gets Serious in Asia

Shopify is one of the world’s largest e-commerce solutions that helps retailers set up their e-stores and sell products online. And now it...

  • July 15, 2013
  • at 9:30 am
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Online bus ticketing: Southeast Asia’s most underrated startup idea

For five years, the founders of BusOnlineTicket.com toiled in relative obscurity while juggling full-time jobs, hoping that their website ...

  • July 11, 2013
  • at 10:25 pm
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iStartup program to bring Silicon Valley mentors to Singapore

When it comes to startup programs, ‘Silicon Valley’ is an automatic draw. That’s exactly what iStartup, a new initiative t...

  • July 11, 2013
  • at 1:03 pm
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At official launch, Singapore social food journal Burpple lights the grill under HungryGoWhere, Yelp

Burpple makes a big move to the web with its Social Food Guide, which launches in Singapore on 15 July followed by Indonesia, Philippines, a...

  • July 10, 2013
  • at 3:09 pm
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