Posts Tagged: travel startups

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Fresh funds for TripHobo, more itineraries and fewer headaches for travelers

Indian travel startup TripHobo has secured series A funding of over US$1 million from Kalaari Capital. The two-year-old portal lets traveler...

  • June 30, 2014
  • at 11:55 am
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Airbnb sets up office in Singapore, competes in Asia with Roomorama, Travelmob, iBilik

US short-term rental website Airbnb is stepping up its expansion into Asia, with an office already being set up in Singapore, reported CNET ...

  • November 14, 2012
  • at 8:54 am
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Short-term rental site Travelmob raises USD1M seed funding from Jungle Ventures, Accel Partners, others

The Travelmob investment is led by Jungle Ventures with participation from private investors around the region.

  • September 26, 2012
  • at 10:00 am
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The Luxe Nomad, a private flash sales site for luxury hotels, launches in beta

The Luxe Nomad, a service that offers up to 70 percent off luxury hotels and villas for members, has launched in beta, the company announced...

  • July 25, 2012
  • at 2:21 pm
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The Luxe Nomad seals investment from Tigris Capital and SPRING Singapore at Echelon 2012

The Luxe Nomad, a luxury travel site, has agreed to an investment deal of undisclosed terms with Tigris Capital and government agency SPRING...

  • June 12, 2012
  • at 11:01 pm
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Flocations helps budget-conscious travelers discover places they’d like to go

As a student bitten by the wanderlust bug, Flocations sure calls out to me. It is a travel discovery app that aims to help visitors discover...

  • May 4, 2012
  • at 7:50 am
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Ideas for Asia’s travel innovators… from the West

A wave of innovation is sweeping through the online travel industry. While the traditional travel companies are falling over themselves to p...

  • March 8, 2012
  • at 8:05 am
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Entrepreneurship in China – the Qunar Story – 21 Oct

Ever wonder how to build and develop an online business in China? Come and join the Chinese Entrepreneurs Organization Singapore (CEOs) to h...

  • October 17, 2010
  • at 10:09 pm
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After Web In Travel

The Web In Travel conference brought together an international crowd of participants in the travel industry, but it was really almost a gath...

  • November 3, 2008
  • at 6:28 am
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Singapore incubator TechCube8 invests in Japanese travel startup LCO-Creation

LCO-Creation is behind a series of Travel Door apps, which showcases the best tourist attractions each country has to offer, without requiri...

  • November 19, 2012
  • at 1:31 pm
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Indonesian travel search site Traveloka gets funded by East Ventures; served 400k flight searches

Traveloka helps users discover and compare flight deals after they key in details for departure, destination, and travel dates.

  • November 12, 2012
  • at 2:22 pm
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Travel startup Qiito, working quietly behind the scenes, now ready for Primetime

The travel and tourism industry is one of the world’s largest, so it’s inevitable that many startups want to be a part of it. In Sin...

  • July 26, 2012
  • at 1:34 pm
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Flocations powers AirAsia’s new Chrome app

We’ve just been told that Flocations, a Singapore travel discovery startup, is now powering budget airline AirAsia’s new app on ...

  • June 28, 2012
  • at 5:22 pm
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Singapore’s Wego invests in Indonesian travel site Valadoo

Wego, a travel metasearch company focused on the Asia-Pacific, announced yesterday that it has invested in Valadoo, an Indonesia-based soci...

  • May 29, 2012
  • at 8:04 am
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Trafflers stands out in tough travel space by giving smart suggestions

There are so many online travel startups around that it’s sometimes hard to differentiate them from one another. The latest to enter t...

  • May 3, 2012
  • at 6:58 pm
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Budget Travel From Singapore Made Search Friendly By FlightLover

If you want an easy way to check out the best (i.e. cheapest) plane tickets out of Singapore, FlightLover (iTunes) is for you. Built by Hand...

  • May 11, 2011
  • at 5:10 pm
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Web In Travel Conference and Bootcamp 2010

The largest travel industry conference will be happening again this October in Singapore. In its 6th year, Web In Travel brings together tra...

  • September 16, 2010
  • at 8:16 pm
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