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MYStartup, DNB announce winners for MYStartup Hackathon 2022

MYStartup, a Malaysian government initiative powered by Cradle Fund Sdn Bhd. (Cradle), in partnership with Digital Nasional Berhad (DNB), has on Wednesday announced the winners…

The role of AI in insect farming

The growing population on planet Earth and the deteriorating environment are leading humanity to a swift depletion of resources. As the consumption of protein increases in line…

US-based GOOD Meat gets approval to commercialize serum-free cultivated meat in Singapore

GOOD Meat, the cultivated meat division of food technology company Eat Just, Inc., has on Wednesday announced that it has been given a new, first-in-the-world regulatory approval…

Neopets raise $4M from Web3 leaders to bring 90s classic to the metaverse

Neopets Metaverse has on Thursday announced the successful closing of its latest investment round, where it raised $4 million in funding. This round saw participation from…

Ten Filipino startups complete the 917Ventures Accelerator Program by 500 Global

500 Global, a global venture capital firm, hosted Demo Day on January 18 in collaboration with the Philippines’ corporate venture builder 917Ventures, marking the culmination of a…

Touch ‘n Go partners Visa to launch Touch ‘n Go Visa prepaid card in Malaysia

Touch ‘n Go Group, via the Touch ‘n Go eWallet, has formed a strategic partnership with Visa, the world’s leader in digital payments, to launch the first corporate social…

Philippine agri-fisheries startup Mayani nets $1.7M in AgFunder-led round

Mayani, a Philippine-based agri-fisheries startup, has secured $1.7 million in oversubscribed seed funding anchored by the Silicon Valley agtech venture capital (VC) AgFunder…

Gogoro partners Belrise Industries to invest $2.5B in battery swapping infrastructure in Indian state

Taiwan-based battery swapping ecosystems provider Gogoro Inc. has partnered with India-based automotive systems manufacturer Belrise Industries to invest approximately $2.5…

HashKey Capital closes Fund III At $500M to build Web3

HashKey Capital, a global asset manager specializing in crypto and blockchain, has announced the final closing of its third fund, HashKey FinTech Investment Fund III (Fund III)…

Singapore cybersecurity firm Blackpanda closes $15M Series A funding

Singapore-based cybersecurity firm Blackpanda has raised $15 million in its Series A funding round co led by Primavera Venture Partners and Gaw Capital Partners. Blackpanda said…