Ajaib

Building a fintech empire, Indonesia’s Ajaib adds stock-trading

Over a year after winning funding from SoftBank Ventures, Indonesia’s…


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Grab wants to be the future of retail

Grab already has a bunch of things that can be used by offline stores and…


Gojek’s GoPlay gets funding for streaming battle

GoPlay, the streaming service that ride-hailing giant Gojek launched last…


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Singapore invites startups to apply to $205m Covid crisis fund

The $205 million Covid–19 crisis fund for startups announced in…


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Facebook invests in Gojek

Facebook has invested in Gojek, the social media company has just announced.…


Life’s A Pitch: 6 more startups woo VCs

The fourth running of our Life’s A Pitch sessions, where early-stage startup…


WeWork

WeWork gets new Asia boss

Struggling shared-office space company WeWork has appointed a new boss for its…


As lockdowns ease, Beam gets funding for its e-scooters

Electric scooters app Beam now has $26 million in series A funding to expand to…


Sister act: These siblings are building a property startup with a difference

There aren’t too many siblings—or any family members—who work together in tech,…


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Singapore AI startup gets series A funding to go global

AI startup Sentient.io has nabbed an undisclosed amount of series A funding to…