Startups

Startups

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Silicon Valley venture fund seeks Middle East capital for startups

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A new venture fund, the Fenox Global Fund IV, seeks to invest $100 million in seed, Series A and pre-IPO funding throughout the US,...
Funding competition launched for Mideast start-ups

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Jordan-based tech-focused incubator Oasis500 has launches its first global competition and its first activity completely focusing on urbanism, Omraan, a funding competition for startups...
‘Smart Living City Dubai’ brings solutions for smart cities to the Asian market

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International business intelligence company Inside Investor in partnership with Abu Dhabi-based Tasweek Real Estate Development and Marketing, an advisor and solutions provider in the...
How Softbank Vision Fund Could Have Created Real Economic Value

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The recent acquisition of WhatsApp at $19 billion has got valuations of digital companies into the conversation topics of most corporate folks. Most recently,...
Tasweek, Inside Investor to accelerate smart business programmes

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Tasweek Real Estate Marketing and Development, a United Arab Emirates-based real estate and property firm, with Inside Investor will organise “Smart Living City” events...
Myanmar got its own social network: Squar

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Facebook got new competition in a fast growing market: Myanmar's homegrown social media platform Squar, which was launched last year and has since caught...
Malaysian online payment firm readies for Nasdaq IPO

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MOL Global Pte, a Malaysian online payment company owned by billionaire Vincent Tan, has picked Deutsche Bank AG and Credit Suisse AG to work...
Singapore’s Silicon Valley: Block 71

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An abandoned factory building in Singapore's Buona Vista district has become a new breeding ground for IT start-up firms and entrepreneurs due to a...
Tesco buys into Southeast Asian online shop

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UK retailing giant Tesco has acquired a minority stake in Lazada, a seller of non-food goods to customers in Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, Vietnam and...
Indian entrepreneur launches Big Data site in Singapore

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An Indian entrepreneur has launched a content and resource aggregation website in Singapore on November 26 which aims to be a one-stop shop for...
New taxi booking app arrives in Thailand

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A month after Easy Taxi, a taxi booking application by German online startup incubator Rocket Internet launched in Hong Kong, the app is now available...
Vietnam commissions $110m for startups

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The Ministry of Science and Technology in Vietnam has secured $110 million to pump into Vietnamese startups in a program called FIRST, with the...
Ex-Google manager returns to his native Myanmar with big goals

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Myanmar-born former Google business operations and strategy manager Nay Aung has returned to his home land and plans to set up a number of...
Banking on entrepreneurs

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Narra Ventures, Manila, invests in private high-technology firms
Teckler: Content sharing as a business model

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Teckler is a web portal that represents an innovative way in which users and a publishing platform based on advertising partner together, giving life...
Strategic Planner: Knowing all about your competition

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Strategic Planner is a platform that aggregates leading social media networks, popular news sites and hundreds of databases to provide a specifically designed business...
Know what people really think on: 1World Online

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1World Online is a Silicon Valley-based start-up providing an innovative social research service to help understanding what people really think on a variety of...
San Francisco’s tech revolution – a photoblog

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What made San Francisco stand out in its economic development, producing high-caliber tech companies, top-notch IT experts and laying the foundations for the global...