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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…


Gojek, motorbikes, motorcycles, transportation, Indonesia

Gojek escalates cashless payments battle with startup acquisition

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


James Tan alongside Goh Yiping and Jeffrey Seah

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…


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Indonesia’s Kargo gets $31m series A funding to keep on truckin’

Kargo, which uses tech to connect companies to truckers across Indonesia, has…


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Oyo, RedDoorz put staff on unpaid leave as tourism grinds to a halt

Oyo and RedDoorz, two major startups that gather together independent hotels…


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Despite streaming boom, iFlix cuts jobs

In a sign the Covid–19 pandemic will be brutal even for industries that…


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Video doctor consultations startup gets $27m funding amid coronavirus outbreak

Doctor Anywhere, a service for video consultations, has raised US$27 million in…


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Making first investment, Lalamove backs trucking startup

Uber-for-vans app Lalamove today announced its first-ever strategic investment,…