News before Jun 29, 2021

Shopee to begin food delivery service in Malaysia; begins looking for delivery partners

Shopee is currently looking for delivery partners in both Kuala Lumpur and Selangor

Carl AdrianJun 26, 2021

China continues aggressive clampdown on cryptocurrency mining and trading

China has shut down a slew of crypto mining centres and denied funding for businesses involved in crypto trading.

Carl AdrianJun 24, 2021

RM5,000 grant for online marketing now available for eligible SMEs in Malaysia

Eligible businesses will receive widespread marketing and promotions for their products / services.

Alfred LeeJun 23, 2021

Justika made a platform to connect people to lawyers; raises seed funding

Justika wants to democratize access to lawyers and legal services.

Carl AdrianJun 22, 2021

Malaysia's Vendfun launches self-service 'Hybrid Kiosks' for hotel check-ins and food ordering

Vendfun's hybrid kiosks are equipped with a 50-inch touch-screen panel for users to interact with as well as cashless payment capabilities.

Alfred LeeJun 21, 2021

Google is opening its first 'permanent' retail store; will showcase company's products

Google's retail stores will also double as a place for customers to fix their products and attend workshops

Carl AdrianJun 21, 2021

TikTok now has over 1.9 billion users; revenues double in past year

TikTok's parent company posted an operating loss of $2.1 billion.

Kenneth HoJun 18, 2021

pitchIN, a Malaysian crowdfunding platform, has raised $1.3 million via equity crowdfunding

A total of 322 investors participated in pitchIN's equity crowdfunding round.

Alfred LeeJun 16, 2021

Delyva's new app makes it easy to find, compare, and book delivery services; onboards 9 new partners

Prior to this, Delyva's customers could only make bookings from their website.

Alfred LeeJun 15, 2021

Carro just raised $360 million from SoftBank to become the one-stop marketplace for vehicles

Carro is now a 'unicorn', valued at over $1 billion post funding.

Carl AdrianJun 15, 2021

5 Must-Know Content Marketing Types and How to Use Them to Your Advantage

There are so many options when it comes to marketing tactics and strategies that marketers can be overwhelmed

Carl AdrianJun 15, 2021

Someone paid $28 million to fly to space seated next to Jeff Bezos

Jeff Bezos will be flying to space on Blue Origin's debut private astronaut mission

Alfred LeeJun 14, 2021

Foodpanda is testing robot deliveries; partners with 3 autonomous robot startup companies

Both Foodpanda and rival Grab are testing new approaches to improve the speed and reliability of their delivery services.

Carl AdrianJun 12, 2021

Malaysia's GoLog hits minimum crowdfunding target; continues to rise as more investors join in

GoLog's equity crowdfunding (ECF) campaign to end in 28 days.

Alfred LeeJun 09, 2021

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