This early stage VC, which has the backing of leading Japanese tech corporations, wants to invest in consumer-focused mobile internet startups in India.
At the Asia Leader's Summit in Singapore, a group of venture capitalists gathered to talk about the nature of partnerships in Asia.
The huge growth potential of tech startups as vast swathes of Indians get online is persuading Japanese investors to overcome their instinctive reluctance to enter a chaotic market like India.
Founded by three IIT dropouts Azhar Iqubal, Deepit Purkayastha, and Anunay Arunav, the startup crunches news stories into crisp 60-word skeletons for busy readers.
The funds will go towards growing its presence in Southeast Asia, Japan, and Australia and New Zealand.
Now that the Jakarta Founder Institute (JFI) has been running since 2011, Tech in Asia feels its time to reflect on its progress, and take inventory on startups that have entered the program and come ...
“I’m actually not the type of serial entrepreneur who likes to build ventures and let other people run it. I am kind of a possessive type of person,” explains Indonesian actor Christian Sugiono from h...
The Singapore-based startup aims to expand its fleet of vehicles from 17 to 100 by this time next year.
Hopefully MBDC Media’s flagship product, the humor site MalesBanget, gets funnier after this.
In the last six months, they have seen a monthly user growth rate of 20 percent, with their users actively saving over 5,000 new products onto ShopperBoard per month.
Hear from Batara Eto, co-founder and managing partner at East Ventures, Tatsuo Tsutsumi, partner at Gree Ventures, Tommy Matsuo, director of Transcosmos Thailand, Yasuhiko Yurimoto, founder and CEO at...
Adskom is one of those rare Indonesian tech startups which are operating internationally.
Rebright Partners founder Takeshi Ebihara shares secrets on funding startups in Southeast Asia, and explains why Japanese investors are interested in Indonesia.
Investors are quick to show interest in Indonesia, but very few actually decide to jump in with both feet, as the country poses a high risk, high reward value proposition. Nevermind the buzzwords and ...
At Asia Leaders Summit 2014, four investors came together for a panel titled “Navigating investment landscapes of Asia.” They are (from left to right): Kuo-Yi Lim, the former CEO at Infocomm investmen...
We’ve rounded up the 30 funding rounds and acquisitions that happened in Indonesia in 2013.
Besides a new website interface, Qraved now offers incentives for users to start making online restaurant bookings in Indonesia: discounts.