Posts Tagged: Singapore


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Singapore tech security startup DS3 acquired by Gemalto

Singapore tech security startup DS3 has been acquired by Gemalto, an international company in the same sector. DS3′s chief product is ...

  • April 4, 2013
  • at 2:41 pm
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Rakuten’s new USD 10M Asian fund seeking to invest in region’s startups

Rakuten, the e-commerce giant from Japan with a global presence, announced today that it has set up a USD 10M fund in Singapore that will be...

  • April 4, 2013
  • at 1:36 pm
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Singapore’s BillPin acquires BillMonk, plans to shut it down and migrate user data over

BillMonk will cease to exist by 30 April. However, existing user data from BillMonk will be imported into BillPin.

  • April 3, 2013
  • at 11:00 pm
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Roundup: 20 startups that pitched at Echelon Singapore Satellite

In the run up to Echelon, a major Asian tech startup conference in June, Satellite events are being held throughout the region. In Singapore...

  • April 3, 2013
  • at 7:26 pm
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Perk by Kate: The Lingerie E-Commerce Site For Women in Singapore

Perk by Kate is Singapore’s representative lingerie e-commerce site.

  • April 2, 2013
  • at 1:18 pm
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Singapore Press Holdings buys sgCarMart for USD 48M

SgCarMart operates a variety of businesses, including vehicle classifieds, a car auction platform, an online marketing site, as well as car ...

  • April 2, 2013
  • at 1:11 am
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Luxury fashion sales startup Reebonz to open flagship store in Sydney this month

Located in Sydney's busy George Street, the Reebonz store will launch this month, carrying goods from brands such as Prada, Burberry, Dior, ...

  • April 1, 2013
  • at 3:33 pm
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TradeHero’s Users Transact $5 Billion Virtual Currency in 3 Months

TradeHero's 50,000 users have transacted over $5 billion worth of virtual currency over 350,000 trades in the last three months.

  • March 29, 2013
  • at 10:38 am
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Insync is a Google Drive client that’s not for the average consumer

Insync has had an interesting history. The Philippines and Singapore based startup, which started off as a Dropbox-like service for Google D...

  • March 28, 2013
  • at 2:15 pm
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Startup Management: Tips for Prioritizing and Scaling (Live Blog)

Kee Lock Chua is the group president and CEO of Singapore-based Vertex Venture Holdings. Backed by Temasek, it’s one of the nation’s pow...

  • April 4, 2013
  • at 1:36 pm
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Singapore Startup BillPin Acquires Larger Rival BillMonk

It’s not too often that an acquisition happens around here – even less so do we see a startup snap up a larger rival. But that&#...

  • April 3, 2013
  • at 11:00 pm
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Roomorama’s Instant Booking Service Makes Renting as Easy as Booking a Hotel Room

Online platform for short-term room rentals, Roomorama, has today launched a new instant booking service. The new feature prides itself as t...

  • April 3, 2013
  • at 8:00 pm
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RIP: MediaCorp’s ilovebooks.com Now in Deadpool

First launched in May 2012, MediaCorp’s e-book store ilovebooks is now in the deadpool.

  • April 3, 2013
  • at 1:01 pm
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SPH Acquires SgCarMart for $48 Million

Yesterday Singapore Press Holdings (SPH) announced that it has acquired SgCarMart.com, a popular online classified site for cars in Singapor...

  • April 2, 2013
  • at 12:38 pm
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Singapore’s Design-Focused E-Commerce Site HipVan Launches Today

HipVan is a design-focused e-commerce site in Singapore that went live today

  • April 1, 2013
  • at 4:07 pm
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Asian Startups @ SXSW 2013

At SXSW 2013, there were three Asian countries with their own pavilions. Some thoughts about the pavilions at SXSW 1. When exhibiting in the...

  • March 29, 2013
  • at 12:39 pm
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Jongla Pushes into Asia, Focuses on Content in Messaging App Battle

The world’s top messaging apps might have over half a billion users between them, but plenty of startups still see room for growth ...

  • March 28, 2013
  • at 9:00 pm
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Startup Bus to bring Singapore students to startups, tech companies

The first-ever Walkabout Singapore, held last year, brought people to tech companies. Now, a new initiative has a similar aim but is going a...

  • March 27, 2013
  • at 4:49 pm
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