In particular, a new four-seater category called GrabCar (Economy) will be added at a cheaper price point.
Internet Penetration Rate37.0%
Country data primarily sourced from World Bank's Data Bank.
Imagine the day when scanning your face, waving your phone, or using some kind of a wearable are the new norms of paying for goods and services.
Hong Kong-based financial comparison site CompareAsiaGroup today announced it raised $40M in series A funding led by Goldman Sachs and Nova Founders Capital.
Freelancer goes local: You can now hire plumbers, cleaners, and other local workers on demand.
Medix was launched in the Philippines in 2013 as software-as-a-sevice for dental practices, but recently developed an electronic medical record platform.
Banks are feeling the heat from tech startups, which are working on various alternatives to traditional banking. Some banks are not taking it sitting down.
Coming from AirAsia X, Azran Osman-Rani wants to shake up the internet TV space in Southeast Asia.
The startup has introduced features unique to its platform that help companies find the right talent, and jobseekers, the best-fit jobs.
The acquisition helps Satoshi Citadel Industries’ bid to become a Bitcoin ecosystem.
Cogito plans to use the fresh funds for business and product development, marketing, and growing its client base.
Starting with the Philippines, a battery startup called TalinoEV has come up with a way to make electric vehicles as cheap to buy as gas-powered models.
Its flagship product, the Real-Time Adjusting Pump System (R-TAP), will lead the way in making this goal a reality.
Philippine reports citing unnamed sources say the world’s richest man was at the International Rice Research Institute for a two-hour visit.
Sakay.ph brands itself as ‘the Google Maps or Waze for commuting,’ only better.
Conglomerate San Miguel has concluded agreements for the rollout of its mobile telecommunications network in the Philippines.
At an event today in Singapore, Samsung revealed launch dates for the new Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge phones across Asia.
Xurpas boosts its product portfolio by snapping a stake in MatchMe, which runs a real-time, multiplayer platform for mobile games.
America has a slew of organizations for high net-worth individuals to join if they’re interested in funding startups. Here’s are a few in Southeast Asia.