Singapore

Singapore’s The Growhub inks 5-year partnership with FIPWA to build Southeast Asia’s food bowl

The Growhub, a Singapore-based one-stop farm to table solution for food traceability and data analytics, announced Friday that it has inked a 5-year lease agreement with the Food…

Singapore money transfer firm Nium secures license to expand payment services to Malaysia

Nium, a Singapore-based platform for modern money movement, announced Thursday the availability of real-time payments into Malaysia, further strengthening the company’s real-time…

Singapore’s Oddle raises $5M in Pre-Series B funding

Oddle, an omnichannel food and beverage (F&B) technology company headquartered in Singapore, announced on Wednesday the closing of a $5 million funding. The financing was led by…

Carousell, L Catterton SPAC merger talks end – report

Singapore-based online classifieds marketplace firm Carousell has recently ended talks to go public through a merger with blank-cheque company L Catterton Asia Acquisition Corp…

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Japan’s SBI, South Korea’s Kyobo & NTU Singapore to raise $75M venture fund

Japan's largest FinTech conglomerate SBI Holdings announced on Thursday that it has launched a digital innovation fund with a target fund size of $75 million. General Partners of…

SMU and Synagie partner to upskill and plug skill gaps in Southeast Asia’s ecommerce and tech workforce

Synagie and Singapore Management University (SMU) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) today to co-develop continuing education and training programs. The programs are…

Scotch Whisky Johnnie Walker releases NFTs

Scotch Whisky brand Johnnie Walker, along with BlockBar.com, offers seven whisky connoisseurs the chance to own an extremely rare bottle of 48-year-old Johnnie Walker Masters of…

Singapore’s Jungle Ventures closes a $600 million fund, AUM crosses $1B

Singapore-based venture capital firm Jungle Ventures has announced a $600 million close of its Fund IV with $450 million in the main fund and $150 million in additional managed…

Singapore’s Volopay partners with Visa to offer financial management solutions in Australia

Volopay, a Singapore-based corporate cards and payable management fintech firm backed by Y-Combinator, announced Thursday it has signed a partnership with Visa to be part of…

Singapore’s GIC leads $170M Series F financing in US blockchain data platform Chainalysis

Chainalysis, a United States-based blockchain data platform, announced Thursday a $170 million Series F financing led by GIC, Singapore's sovereign wealth fund, bringing its…