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News until Jul 26, 2021

Alibaba-backed mapping app AutoNavi to incorporate other mobility services

AutoNavi is China's most popular navigation app.

Faith BaltazarJul 22, 2021

Xiaomi just surpassed Apple to become the world's no. #2 smartphone company by shipments

Xiaomi's rise comes after Huawei descended from the top spot over the recent months.

Alfred LeeJul 19, 2021

Twitter launched 'Stories' (Fleets) last year; now they're shutting it down due to low usage

Twitter Fleets were in direct competition to Instagram and Snapchat "Stories".

Alfred LeeJul 15, 2021

Gentree Fund is setting aside $40 million to invest in companies entering The Philippines.

Gentree Fund is sector agnostic, and will invest in early-stage and growth-stage companies.

Carl AdrianJul 14, 2021

Malaysia's Carsome to buy iCar Asia in a deal worth $200 million

Carsome will own 19.9% in iCar Asia, with plans to acquire the rest of the company later.

Alfred LeeJul 13, 2021

Video Inside: Richard Branson becomes first billionaire to fly to space

Richard Branson is also the founder of Virgin Galactic, the company that flew him to space.

Alfred LeeJul 12, 2021

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

Malaysia's iMedia acquires 100% stake in Favful beauty e-commerce platform

iMedia has made 6 acquisitions in the past 12 months.

Alfred LeeJul 05, 2021

Elon Musk's Starlink will soon beam internet to nearly every part of the planet by August

Starlink currently has close to 70,000 active users too.

Alfred LeeJul 01, 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

Singapore-based Princeton Digital Group is building a data center in Japan worth $1 billion

Princeton Digital Group is tapping on Asia's growth and need for highly scalable data centers.

Alfred LeeJun 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

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