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Robo-advisor app StashAway gets funding for expansion

Robo-advisor app StashAway, which is open to accredited investors and ordinary…


Now’s the time for Tesla to roll into Singapore

After years of inaction and Elon Musk bemoaning a lack of government enthusiasm…


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Indonesia’s Asos-style fashion app Sorabel to shut down

Modeling itself on fast-rising shopping apps like Asos and Boohoo, Indonesia’s…


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Jack Ma's fintech giant Ant: a brief history of its Southeast Asia empire building

Now we know that Ant Financial—or Ant Group, as we apparently must call it from…


China’s iQiyi ramps up Southeast Asia expansion

After its very quiet rollout in Malaysia midway through 2019, followed by…


Ex-Amazon drone exec joins Gojek as CTO

One month after losing its long-serving chief technology officer, Gojek has…


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Food, retail startups on course for record-breaking year

Southeast Asia’s food and retail tech startups have collectively raised $350…


New VC focuses on Southeast Asia’s women-led startups

Southeast Asia’s entrepreneurs now have a new VC to pitch to: Her Capital. The…


Riding the 'shared mobility' boom

There aren’t many tech companies that go back to the 1980s, but here’s one for…


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So Singapore is in recession. Here’s why startups shouldn’t despair

Singapore’s virus-hit economic slump is even worse than many feared, with new…