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Food Delivery startups in Southeast Asia raised a total of $2.75 billion in 2020.

This amount is 1/3 of all funding raised during the period.

Alfred LeeMay 27, 2021

Gojek and Tokopedia confirm merger with new entity: GoTo Group

GoTo Group is now one of Southeast Asia's largest technology conglomerates

Alfred LeeMay 17, 2021

Disney is shutting down 18 TV channels in Southeast Asia; will focus on streaming

Disney's streaming service is only available in 2 countries in Southeast Asia

Carl AdrianApr 28, 2021

Glints recruitment startup raises $22.5 million; largest funding for career platform in SEA

Glints fundraising is the largest to date for a career startup in Southeast Asia

Rajitha ReddyApr 07, 2021

VIU tops video-streaming market in Southeast Asia; grows 63% in revenue

VIU is a Hong Kong-based streaming platform that rose to popularity in recent years.

Faith BaltazarMar 12, 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

Netflix of China, iQIYI, aims for aggressive Southeast Asia expansion; hiring up to 200 new staff in Singapore

iQIYI has quickly rose as one of the most popular video streaming platforms in China.

Rajitha ReddyDec 17, 2020

Wild Digital launches BOOM21 to recognize 21 of Southeast Asia's top disruptors

Nominations for BOOM21 are open today, and the top 21 will be featured at next year's Wild Digital conference.

Carl AdrianDec 16, 2020

SG's co-living startup Cove raises $4.6m Series A led by Keppel Land

Cove was founded in 2018 as a startup providing co-living options for young professionals and students in Southeast Asia.

DEALSTREETASIA.COMDec 16, 2020

Esports City, one of the largest esports facilities in Southeast Asia has just launched in Malaysia

The 65,000-square-feet esports facility will begin hosting events and major tournaments starting 2021

Alfred LeeDec 09, 2020

SEA’s premier tech conference, Wild Digital Southeast Asia 2020, is going full-virtual.

The 4-day conference will be fully virtual for the first time

Alfred LeeOct 21, 2020

NTT Startup Challenge 2020 registrations are open to startups in SouthEast Asia

At least 10-20 startups will be selected to present their pitch ideas

Carl AdrianOct 01, 2020

Logistics company, Ninja Van, raises $274 million in funding.

Investors come from across SouthEast Asia.

Alfred LeeMay 02, 2020

STRIVE VC has closed a $100 million fund to invest in Asia.

The fund will invest in B2B companies across SouthEast Asia and Japan

Alfred LeeMar 10, 2020

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