Gobi's Thomas Tsao on a decade as a Southeast Asia VC

After starting Gobi Partners in Shanghai, China, in 2002, Thomas Tsao expanded…


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Energy automation startup gets funding for global expansion

SensorFlow, one of a wave of young hardware firms out of Singapore, has secured…


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Two new funds add $860m to Southeast Asia pot

Two investment firms have just revealed new funds that bring a collective $860…


Here’s what happened at our first Southeast Asia online pitch session

It’s extremely tough to nail down funding right now, so earlier this month we…


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Southeast Asia: You’re now spending 60% more time streaming

It’s not exactly a surprise, but it’s still fascinating to hear how much more…


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Gojek escalates cashless payments battle with startup acquisition

After eight months of rumors, ride-hailing giant Gojek just revealed it has…


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’This is an extinction-level event’

Thomas Tsao, a tech investor with decades of experience, has weathered the…


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Southeast Asia VC lifts lid on new $50m fund

The tech investors at Quest Ventures today debuted their second fund, worth $50…


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Singapore food startup gets funding for its 'healthy' ice cream

You’ve likely heard of plant-based meat startups like Impossible Foods, and you…


Lending startup KoinWorks pockets $20m fresh funding

KoinWorks, a lending startup focused on small and medium-sized businesses in…