Rumor has it that food delivery startup Foodpanda’s offices in Singapore got an unpleasant visit by the police. That did not happen, it says.
Undaunted by existing players, the firm aims to capitalize on Indonesian businesses' demand for office supplies, electronics, and cleaning products.
Muneeb Maayr doesn’t have the same background as most of his peers. That may prove to be the reason for his success.
The funding round was co-led by Australian fintech venture capital firm H2 Ventures and Global Founders Capital, the investment fund of Rocket Internet.
Following a February investment, Rocket Internet’s Lamudi acquires local real estate portal PropertyKita in a bid to strengthen its foothold in Indonesia.
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Service launched in frontier markets of Bangladesh and Myanmar.
Tripda sees a lot of potential in the Philippines, where traffic is inefficient and untapped demand is huge as seen in the overwhelming lines at train stations ...
Former CEO of Lazada Indonesia Magnus Ekbom talks about company values, winning on every metric, and a strategy for dealing with Lippo Group’s MatahariMall.
This deal will increase the size of Lamudi’s marketplace in the Philippines, one of the focus countries the company identified for its expansion.
It got Brazilian supermodel Alessandra Ambrosia onboard as part of a contract with Rocket Internet-backed ecommerce company Dafiti. Its next step: replicating t...
Logistics are tough in the region’s large yet fragmented ecommerce markets. Companies like aCommerce offer end-to-end control, others find their niche.
After one year of operations, the Rocket Internet-backed startup now looks to capitalize on its key learnings from the industry.
Rocket Internet’s Amazon-esque Lazada saw more than US$350 million in consumer purchases in 2014.
Lippo Group’s latest ecommerce venture blows its nose with Benjamins, and claims a localized advantage over any other online retailer in the archipelago.
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...
Private equity firms and venture capitalists are becoming more interested in exploring the lucrative potential of the region.
Spickify’s co-founder and CEO Hoe Yeen Teck will join Helpling as its new country manager.
Lazada Group’s CEO Maximilian Bittner gives a statement about the future of both ecommerce sites.
Rocket Internet's price comparison search engine PricePanda has new funding - and today it also acquired a rival Australian site.
Rocket Internet enters the online wedding market with an investment in Indonesia’s Bridestory. The online giant says an international expansion is next.
Rocket Internet churned out a new startup today with the launch of Everjobs. It’s a jobs classifieds site that launches first in Sri Lanka and Myanmar.
As with fundings done by Rocket Internet into its homegrown startups, the investment demonstrates its confidence in Carmudi.
With so much money going into the local tech scene, one wonders which Singapore-based internet companies are the grand winners in the race to get funded.
Lamudi’s global co-founder Kian Moini says the injection of funds is a great vote of confidence in Lamudi’s business model and speaks volumes about the demand t...