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News until Sep 14, 2021

MrSpeedy delivery has rebranded to 'Borzo'; now operates in 10 countries

Borzo has over 2.5 million customers, and is capable of fulfilling up to 3 million deliveries per month.

Alfred LeeSep 12, 2021

OYO was badly affected due to travel restrictions; just raised money from Microsoft

OYO will work alongside Microsoft to co-develop new technologies for the hotel and tourism sector.

Carl AdrianSep 10, 2021

Xiaomi is preparing to dominate the electric vehicles space; sets up new EV company

Xiaomi is also aggressively hiring and investing into automobiles development talent.

Alfred LeeSep 07, 2021

China is launching a new Stock Exchange for 'Innovative SMEs'

China also aims to attract more foreign investments into local companies that go public.

Carl AdrianSep 06, 2021

Meet the 30 graduating startups from MaGIC's GAP Cohort 05 ready to take on SEA's market

All 30 startups have just went through 3 months of rigorous training under MaGIC's Global Accelerator Programme (GAP)

Carl AdrianSep 03, 2021

J&T Express reportedly raising $1 billion from China's Tencent at a $20 billion valuation

J&T Express has grown significantly due to the rise of e-commerce.

Alfred LeeSep 01, 2021

Malaysia's MDEC has a new CEO - Mahadhir Aziz, former CEO of Futurise

Mahadhir Aziz was formerly the co-founder and CEO of Futurise.

Carl AdrianSep 01, 2021

Malaysia's Carsome hits $1.3 billion valuation after raising $170 million in new funding

Carsome is now Malaysia's latest unicorn startup company.

Carl AdrianSep 01, 2021

Malaysia's Rodeo is behind many of the creative ads on cars; raises $270k via crowdfunding

Rodeo is best known for some of the creative advertisements found on cars on the road.

Carl AdrianAug 26, 2021

Singapore's Omnilytics has acquired Malaysian startup Supahands for $20 million

Supahands CEO, Mark Koh, will join Omnilytics’s board and serve as CSO

Alfred LeeAug 26, 2021

Website Links in Instagram Stories will soon be available to all users as a 'Link Sticker'

Links in Instagram Stories was previously only available to users who had over 10,000 followers

Alfred LeeAug 24, 2021

Watch: Elon Musk just unveiled a humanoid robot by Tesla; prototype to be ready in 2022

Tesla Bot is a 5-foot-8-inch robot that weighs about 125 pounds.

Carl AdrianAug 21, 2021

AirAsia serious about food delivery; buys DeliverEat for $9.8 million

AirAsia's acquisition of DeliverEat is expected to close by Q3 2021.

Kenneth HoAug 20, 2021

CRAFT La helps people learn new creative skills; raises $260k via crowdfunding

CRAFT La pivoted from being a marketplace for local artisan products

Carl AdrianAug 19, 2021

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