Investments

ORIGIN 2020 | Investing in females is profitable

“We invest in women to make money, not for social good. But we are losing out…


ORIGIN 2020 | Cash is king for survival

Cash is king and survival is key for startups, which should focus on…


Scaling in Southeast Asia

E-commerce in Southeast Asia is burgeoning, and is expected to grow fivefold in…


logistics, trucks, trucking,

SoftBank Ventures backs Indonesia logistics startup

Continuing a year of bumper investments for tech startups in the business of…


Homegrown Vietnam VC debuts $50m fund

A duo of experienced, serial entrepreneurs in Vietnam today took the wraps off…


Xiaomi invests in Southeast Asian insurance startup

Indonesian insurance startup PasarPolis is used to pulling in big-name…


Vietnam, motorbikes, motorcyycles, scooters

Vietnam’s 'eBay for motorcycles' gets big funding

Vietnam is the world’s fourth biggest market for motorcycles, so it’s not…


money, funding, funds, saving, cash, finance, banks, unbanked

💸 Here’s a handy list of Southeast Asia’s newest VC funds

Where’s the new cash for startup founders? This list, updated regularly, has…


BukuKas

Just 8 months after launch, small biz accounting app Bukukas gets $9m funding

Accounting app Bukukas has secured $9 million in pre-series A funding just…


shrimp, fish,

Gojek’s Go-Ventures invests in fish farm tech startup

Go-Ventures, Gojek’s investment spinoff, has funded Indonesia’s fish farm tech…