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Shopee’s explosive growth pushes Sea to near $1b revenue

Southeast Asia’s popular Shopee app is seeing explosive growth right now as the…


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Life’s A Pitch: 12 startups angle for funds

Aiming to make our tech landscape a bit less hellscape-y, we recently held more…


Ninja Van just got its biggest ever funding round amid online shopping surge

With ecommerce booming during the virus outbreak, Ninja Van has secured $280…


Dead: Hooq

Hooq, Southeast Asia’s homegrown Netflix rival, has shut down. In a message on…


Meet the Harvard grad who left 'big pharma' for his own startup

Farouk Meralli has what is surely one of the oddest starting up anecdotes in…


How to scale your startup during this crisis

Amid the Covid–19 outbreak, startups are especially vulnerable as they…


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Southeast Asia VC funding rocketed to $5.7b in Q1, but rest of year is probably going to suck

Southeast Asia’s tech companies attracted a stellar $5.7 billion in venture…


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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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…