Posts Tagged: Singapore


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Eight years on, Singapore entrepreneur seeks first e-commerce success

For 25 year-old Reuben Lee, entrepreneurship can sometimes be an agonizing expedition. After being knocked down by his failure at online gr...

  • July 22, 2013
  • at 10:21 pm
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Management and IT security lapses found at several Singapore government agencies

The Auditor-General’s Office (AGO) of Singapore, a government organ that audits and monitors the use of public money and resources at ...

  • July 22, 2013
  • at 1:45 pm
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Battling Against Naspers-Backed Sulit and TokoBagus, 701Search Looks to be Southeast Asia’s Largest Classifieds Player

Asia’s startup scene is growing fast, especially in its e-commerce sector. One of the major players spearheading that industry is product ...

  • July 19, 2013
  • at 8:00 pm
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24 Coffee Chats From Startup Asia Singapore 2013 [Videos]

For those who were unable to attend Startup Asia Singapore 2013 or would like a fresh recap, we hope this wrap-up would be beneficial to you...

  • July 19, 2013
  • at 3:30 pm
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Singapore Gets On-Demand Ice Cream Today via Uber

Singapore in the summer is hot. But taxi app Uber is aiming to help Singaporean citizens beat the heat, at least for a day. Today (Friday, J...

  • July 19, 2013
  • at 10:00 am
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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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Wantgo Launches As a Social Hub For Locals and Tourists to Find Events in Singapore

Singapore is a place where there’s always plenty to do. That has inspired a startup to launch a social events finder site called Wantg...

  • July 22, 2013
  • at 9:45 pm
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Ticketing platform PeaTiX marches to Singapore after US$3M series A

Founded in May 2011, PeaTiX is a self-service event and ticketing platform, which allows event organizers to create, sell and manage events ...

  • July 20, 2013
  • at 12:17 pm
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If More Than Half the Population of the World Lives in This Circle, Asia is the Future of Startups

Sign Of The Times? Investments in Asia Increase, Investments In Silicon Valley Decrease

It looks like investments are slowing down in the Valley and speeding up in Asia. That's good news for entrepreneurs and investors in the gr...

  • July 19, 2013
  • at 4:30 pm
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‘One Upon Light’: A Moody, Promising Puzzler From a Singaporean Studio

It is highly unusual and not often that one hears about a PC title being developed as an indie game originating from within Asia. The Singap...

  • July 19, 2013
  • at 2:30 pm
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Football Club Manager: New Game for Football Enthusiasts in Asia Launches into Private Beta

So this new game by AsiaSoft gives you the chance to be the manager of your football team!

  • July 18, 2013
  • at 9:00 pm
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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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