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Will forward-thinking ride-sharing businesses ever find success in the Philippines? By Jeremiah Capacillo

Singapore-listed wealth management fintech platform iFast said it is leading a consortium with Chinese partners to submit...

Photo: Bernama Malaysia's homegrown motorcycle hailing service Dego Ride launched operations on New Year’s Day after a four-year...
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Vietnamese auto startup VinFast, part of industrial conglomerate VinGroup of Vietnamese billionaire Pham Nhat Vuong, plans to...
How Softbank Could Have Created Real Economic Value

Navonil Roy The SoftBank playbook for its Vision Fund has been mainly focused on investments in digital service...
Vietnam Closes Up To Singapore In Startup Fundingh

Vietnamese financial technology startups are quickly catching up to Singapore in attracting Southeast Asian venture capital funding, with Indonesia...
Startup World Cup Is Back In Southeast Asia

Startup World Cup, a global competition to select the best startups outside of Silicon Valley, is back...
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By Jeremiah Capacillo Ride-hailing: Giving commuters back time and help them save money
Singapore To Deploy Artificial Intelligence In Public Services

Singapore will put in place artificial intelligence (AI)-backed tools in public services such as municipal administration, education, health,...
Singapore Aims To Become Regional Hub For Digital Banks

Singapore is undertaking steps to become a regional hub for technology firms with advanced data expertise, particulally...
Indonesia’s Gojek To Enter Ride-hailing Market In Malaysia, Philippines Next Year

Indonesia’s ride-hailing giant Gojek will expand into Malaysia and the Philippines by 2020 as the company is looking...
Ride-hailing Pioneer Becomes New Education Minister In Indonesia

Indonesian President Joko Widodo’s new cabinet on October 23 appointed 35-year-old Nadiem Makarim, the co-founder and CEO of...
Malaysia’s Petronas Sets Up $350-million Startup Fund

Malaysia’s state-backed oil and gas company Petronas has set up a $350-million venture capital fund in order...
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Cambodia-based tech startup Meal Temple Group in partnership with Vientiane-founded KiwiPay has launched a new ride-hailing service in...
Thailand Only Asean Country That Drops In Digital Index

Thailand is the only country out of five ASEAN nations surveyed in this year’s World Digital Competitiveness...
Private Equity Investors Set Up Association In Myanmar

A group of leading private equity firms in Myanmar launched the Myanmar Private Equity & Venture Capital...
Vietnam Best Country For Foreign Investment In Se Asia: Report

Vietnam has climbed in the ranking of best countries in which to invest this year, surpassing other...
Cloud Kitchens A New Food Delivery Concept For Southeast Asia

A new concept of food delivery is picking up traction in Southeast Asia: Delivery-only kitchens, or so-called...