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Grab wants to lend you money and help you invest

Grab took a big step forward today in its financial services ambitions by…


Wall Street, finance, wealth, economy

Robo-advisor app StashAway gets funding for expansion

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


China’s iQiyi ramps up Southeast Asia expansion

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


cash, coins, finance, payments, funding

Curlec gets funding to help businesses get paid on time

Amid a rising tide of funding for startups that help businesses get things…


Petronas Twin Towers in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

'The show must go on': Gobi launches online championship for Malaysia startups

Southeast Asia venture capital firm Gobi Partners is trying something new and…


4 years on, cashierless stores are full of empty promises

The hype around cashierless stores started in 2016 with Amazon’s concept for…


SEA tech startups cannot simply copy Chinese models

Petronas Twin Towers in Kuala Lumpur Malaysia (Image credit:…


ORIGIN | Startup opportunities abound in Southeast Asia

Left to right: Ng Sai Kit, CEO of Captii Ventures and Navin Danapal, SEA…


ORIGIN | The Rise of Halal Tourism

Left to right: Faeez Fadhlillah, CEO of Tripfez; Mikhail Melvin Goh, Co-founder…


ORIGIN | Malaysia must act to avoid falling behind in AI

Md. Radzi bin Din, executive director of G3 Global and William Yap, the founder…