Posts Tagged: venture capital


Money starup funding

How to get funded? Here are 7 tips from top startup founders in Thailand

If you’re a startup and not already generating a profit, getting funded is definitely one of the main goals for your business, especially ...

  • January 23, 2014
  • at 2:02 pm
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New Persistent Venture Fund emerges in India, has already invested in a promising iPad app startup

New Persistent Venture Fund emerges in India, has already invested in a promising iPad app startup

Big and established tech companies have been setting up investment or venture arms of late, making for a very promising trend for startup ec...

  • December 4, 2013
  • at 10:18 pm
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Capital On Stage founder: Great entrepreneurs expect to be funded by great investors

Raising funds from the right investors is important because they will become a part of the company where you’ve put much sweat and tears. ...

  • September 12, 2013
  • at 1:30 pm
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China ecommerce

China Leads Asia in VC Investments in E-Commerce; Sadly Acquisitions Are a Rare Sight [STATS]

Earlier today we looked at a report that has counted up $6.9 billion in investments among Asian e-commerce sites from 2010 to the present da...

  • June 13, 2013
  • at 3:00 pm
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What Happens If Entrepreneurs Dream Big, But Investors Have No Balls?

What Happens If Entrepreneurs Dream Big, But Investors Have No Balls?

Every entrepreneur in Asia is looking enviously at Singapore and its government as they pump millions and millions of dollars into new tech ...

  • June 7, 2013
  • at 5:00 pm
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rebright partners

Rebright Partners: Our New Fund Can Grow the Southeast Asian Market

Rebright Partners, a Japan-based incubator and one of the parties behind Indonesian VC firm Batavia Incubator has recently launched its new ...

  • May 10, 2013
  • at 3:45 pm
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Pricebaba funding

India’s PriceBaba Finds Funding For its Product Search Engine

For all the horsepower behind every general search engine in the world, it seems that consumers are increasingly finding product search engi...

  • January 25, 2013
  • at 10:30 am
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Mizhe shopping guide, funding from IDG

IDG Brings Series A Funding to a Unique, Discounts-Oriented Chinese Shopping Site

With China’s e-commerce market consisting of so many sites, the rather unique Mizhe.com is making a business out of being an online shoppi...

  • January 10, 2013
  • at 12:21 pm
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M8VC: Thailand’s New $10 Million Startup Fund Vows to Nurture Ideas [INTERVIEW]

Thailand’s new M8VC fund has 300 million baht (nearly US$10 million) to invest in local startups next year, so it’ll be a new VC player ...

  • December 19, 2012
  • at 6:55 pm
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Exfinity fund

Backed by tech veterans, Exfinity is India’s newest startup fund

Here comes yet another new Indian venture capital fund. V Balakrishnan, the CFO of Indian IT firm Infosys, has announced his resignation fro...

  • December 23, 2013
  • at 11:29 am
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Deepak Jeevan Kumar

Singaporean VC in Silicon Valley: Interest in Southeast Asia is slowly growing

As an uber-geek who was involved in designing some of the world’s largest supercomputers for Sun Microsystems, Deepak Jeevan Kumar was...

  • September 20, 2013
  • at 4:00 pm
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This New VC Has $3.5 Million to Invest, Dares Indonesian Startups to Meet Them

This New VC Has $3.5 Million to Invest, Dares Indonesian Startups to Meet Them

In-House Venture Capital is a newly-launched fund that invests in Indonesian startups. The total size of In-House’s fund is $3.5 million f...

  • July 5, 2013
  • at 2:05 pm
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Asia ecommerce stats 2013

Asian E-Commerce Sites Net $6.9 Billion in Investment in Past 3 Years, But Exits Still Tiny [STATS]

Asian e-commerce companies have attracted $6.9 billion across 383 deals – through funding, acquisitions, and IPOs – from 2010 to...

  • June 13, 2013
  • at 10:35 am
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Ardent Capital funding

Ardent Capital Gets Funding for More Startup Investments and to Strengthen Ardent Labs

Thailand-based entrepreneurial group Ardent Capital has wrapped up its first round of external funding. No funding amount has been revealed,...

  • May 29, 2013
  • at 2:30 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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Taiwan's Fashionguide funding from CyberAgent Ventures

Newest CyberAgent Ventures Funding Makes it a Dedicated Follower of Taiwanese Fashion

Japan’s CyberAgent Ventures has had a Taiwan office for well over a year, and now the VC firm has yet another local site on its portfo...

  • January 21, 2013
  • at 12:17 pm
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China Airbnb clones, Mayi

Among China’s Airbnb Clones, It’s a Battle Between Ants and Little Piggies

Our first two bits of Chinese startup funding news of 2013 could not have gone to companies with weirder names. Beijing-based Xiaozhu.com (m...

  • January 7, 2013
  • at 1:00 pm
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Stock Trading Platform 8 Securities Raises More Funds, Will Soon Launch in Japan

We’ve been following the progress of Hong Kong-based 8 Securities for about a year, and the socially-oriented stocks trading portal ha...

  • December 14, 2012
  • at 3:06 pm
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