Maybank wants in on fintech. It's partnering with a Malaysian accelerator to get access to innovative ideas.
US$100 phones used to be awful. The original Xiaomi Redmi changed that when it appeared in 2013. But can the new Redmi 2 still compete in 2015?
On Tuesday, five aspiring startups stepped onstage at Impact Hub Kuala Lumpur’s brand-new event space to test their mettle.
Rocket Internet’s Amazon-esque Lazada saw more than US$350 million in consumer purchases in 2014.
The inflow of fresh capital will help continue the upward trajectory that Ensogo CEO Kris Marszalek claims it is on.
Rocket Internet’s online food ordering service Foodpanda revealed today that it has secured US$110 million in funding – far and away its biggest investment to d...
With seven co-founders and pre series A cash in hand, HappyFresh aims to change the way people stock their cupboards by avoiding traffic in Southeast Asia.
Like its American counterpart, the video-on-demand startup will offer unlimited access to TV shows and movies from all over the world - with a twist.
The investment will go towards strengthening its position as category leader in Malaysia, and expanding to two other countries in Southeast Asia.
The attraction with Braintree's v.zero software development kit (SDK) lies in its ease of use. Developers can integrate the tool seamlessly into their app just ...
2 years after pitching on reality TV show, this Malaysian ecommerce startup pockets series A funding
A finalist on Malaysian startup pitching TV show 'Make The Pitch' in 2012, fashion ecommerce store FashionValet has now secured series A funding.
The company claims to work as a courier provider for over 300 merchants in Singapore including as Lazada, Guardian, Pupsik Studio, and Love Bonito.
"The idea for Offpeak was mooted from the hotel and airline industry where they often give discounts during off-peak season, so why not for the restaurants too?...
The week-long course - from March 15 to 20 - will be conducted by faculty members who teach the Stanford MBA program.
The investment comes quickly after the live music startup won the recently concluded edition of the Alpha Startups pre-accelerator program.
CoAssets claims to have completed millions worth of crowdfunding projects, with a revenue of US$ 733k in the first year.
The Xiaomi MiPad is priced at S$299 (US$220) in Singapore, and a comparable RM 799 in Malaysia.
11street boasts an annual gross merchandise value - which is the total number of transactions made in a year - of US$6 billion.
Tripda is aimed at people who want to fill an empty seat in the car for a long trip. But this isn’t exactly hitchhiking – money must change hands.
"By championing more local players, some of whom are not able to reach the masses easily, we are able to offer a far greater array of products then the current ...
Despite not having any relevant experience, Foo and his co-founder Fabio Miceli managed to bring the idea from inception to product in about a month.
Do Chinese people save out of fear? Is Asia mostly pessimistic? Or is that an over simplification? A critical look at Peter Thiel’s latest book, Zero to One.
Founder Teerachart “Max” Kortrakul admits they are leaning towards the former at the moment - a task that East Ventures would certainly be able to help in accom...
Li-Ning Jump Smash 2015 will feature manga characters, and that's actually a good thing.