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.
GHV's acceleration program offers sustainability funding of up to US$100,000 and other necessary resources to help fledgling startups reach the series A stage.
Sony relied on Palo Alto's World Innovation Lab to make the product happen.
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Far greater companies have tried and failed.
Tokyo-based mobile game developer Gumi today secured a JPY5 billion fundraising round led by Silicon Valley VC World Innovation Lab and Sega Networks.
“Why can’t small printing companies get printing orders in a more efficient manner?” Matsumoto, founder of Raksul.com thought.