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AirAsia is buying over Gojek's business in Thailand

Gojek's services in Thailand will no longer operate after 31st July.

Carl AdrianJul 07, 2021

Zoom video conferencing giant buys Kites, an AI translation startup from Germany

Zoom wants to break down the language barrier when doing business online.

Carl AdrianJun 30, 2021

HungryGoWhere, a website to discover places to eat in Singapore, to close down in July

The business was significantly affected by the global pandemic.

Alfred LeeJun 09, 2021

Tencent made $7.4 billion in profit in Q1 2021; a huge jump of 65%

Tencent's management style and business model have proven to be very resilient.

Alfred LeeMay 25, 2021

Stripe acquires Bouncer, will integrate its card authentication into the Radar fraud detection tool – TechCrunch

On the heels of a $600 million fundraise earlier this year, payments giant Stripe has been on an acquisition march to continue building out its business. In the latest development, the company has acquired Bouncer, a startup based in Oakland that has built a platform to automatically run card authentications and detect fraud in card-based […]

TECHCRUNCH.COMMay 17, 2021

EXB Asia Summit launches first 'Esports for Business' conference; to take place in April

Registrations for EXB Asia Summit are now open to businesses keen on entering the esports industry.

Faith BaltazarMar 25, 2021

Startup Xendit grabs $64.6M in Accel-led Series B

Indonesia’s Xendit, a startup digital payments business is transforming digital payments in Southeast Asia

Ariel ArcebidoMar 05, 2021

OpenAcademy is sponsoring $9 million to help business owners learn new skills online

OpenAcademy is an educational mobile app built for entrepreneurs.

Faith BaltazarMar 04, 2021

SpaceX's Starlink could make $30 billion in revenues; 10x more than rocket business

SpaceX just raised another huge funding round of $850 million this week.

Carl AdrianFeb 18, 2021

His startup helps people start a business and sell online effectively; crosses $10 billion in transactions

Helping people build powerful websites that convert sales more effectively

Alfred LeeFeb 17, 2021

TRIVE Ventures launches $2 million fund; will invest up to $75k into startups

TRIVE Ventures is looking for 'tenacious' founders looking to build a profitable business.

Carl AdrianFeb 16, 2021

TechNode Global aims to be Asia's leading tech media platform; raises $1 million seed funding

TechNode Global plans to cover more technology stories, deliver high-quality events, and build comprehensive cross-border business across the region

Alfred LeeFeb 08, 2021

Bumble dating app is going public; female founder close to becoming a billionaire

Bumble's online dating business generated over $376.6 million in revenue between Jan 29 and Sept 30 last year

Carl AdrianJan 25, 2021

Grab may remain unprofitable until 2023; raises over $300 million for financial services arm

Grab has been investing heavily on expanding the financial services business, and may remain unprofitable until 2023 according to Moody's

Alfred LeeJan 08, 2021

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