Initially modelled on Airbnb, OYO Rooms now lists only rooms from budget hotels. From 200 hotels in 10 Indian cities, it wants to expand to 1,000 hotels by the ...
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Post and sell do-it-yourself projects on the app. You can also earn more from the sale of materials used in your projects.
One year after attracting seed funding, the specialist online tea store just got US$6 million led by Accel Partners India.
The new fund, Accel India IV, will invest in very early stage startups and those already in the growth trajectory.
Ten teams from the prestigious University of Tokyo crossed the globe to show off their gadgets in Austin (and plug their Kickstarter campaigns).
The round was led by Singapore-based venture capital firm Monk’s Hill Ventures. Existing investor 500 Startups also participated.
Koto is the first Indonesian to become a mentor in the Shanghai program, and hopes the new position can connect more Indonesian startups to Chinaccelerator.
Five South Korean startups traveled across the globe to strut their stuff at SXSW Interactive and gain insight into the lucrative US market.
ANGIN is known in Indonesia as a fund for early stage investments in women-led startups. Now it plans to introduce a second fund to widen its portfolio.
Taxi apps like Uber and Ola have got us used to the convenience and affordability of shared cars. It no longer feels imperative to own one. But what about furni...
Their latest project involves a partnership with the United Nations to improve the security of schools in violence-ridden countries.
Money transfers are costly and cumbersome. Asians are the worst affected as the largest share of the world’s remittances comes to India, China, and the Philippi...
On social media, trending jokes and topics are always in flux. Indonesia’s Cupslice captures and brings them to life in its custom photo editing app.
After one year of operations, the Rocket Internet-backed startup now looks to capitalize on its key learnings from the industry.
BeNative, an English learning service from South Korean startup Smatoos, will soon bring its business lessons to China and Taiwan.
It enables startups and other small organizations like schools to accept online payments in a simple, affordable, and secure way.
After two years of backend development, a new data analytics startup has emerged from its Beijing office hoping to disrupt the big data industry.
PurpleJamm is a no-frills website where independent artists can sell their songs. A portion of the proceeds from every sale goes to humanitarian works.
Uber and the Times of India Group today jointly announced a new partnership that will help the on-demand car service with its roll-out across India.
This is a story of how a woman entrepreneur with two young children at home took some tough calls, made lucky bets, and turned her daily deals company profitabl...
As a growth hacker working at Buffer, it wasn’t an easy decision for Michelle Sun to make.
Here’s our newest round-up of the featured startups on our site this week.
Here’s 10 startups to watch on Techlist. Techlist is currently tracking more than 2,600 startups in Asia and adding hundreds more each week. Enjoy the list. Cal...
On Tuesday, five Taipei startups took the stage at Business Next’s YourSpace to pitch in front of the local startup community. Investors judging the teams inclu...
Failing to move on from pen-and-paper can limit the growth of small businesses. Pawoon’s point of sale application could be the entry point to use technology.
Ring Zero cuts the original device's weight in half and increases gesture accuracy by 300 percent. It also teaches users how to gesture properly.
Seedcom is one of the more promising vertically integrated venture builder funds in Vietnam. It comes from a generation of successful entrepreneurs and young pr...
Crowdfunding in Singapore is about to enter a higher gear, and MoolahSense is just the latest crowdfunding platform to appear.
Legendary American creator of comic book characters Stan Lee, who gave us Iron Man and Spiderman, created Chakra, a superhero born in Mumbai, for Graphic India.
Eight startups took the stage in Seoul, but only one was chosen for an all-expenses paid trip to Startup Asia Singapore in May.