Venture Building

Xpdite Capital Partners scouts opportunities in Southeast Asia with a focus on seed stage startups [Q&A]

Contrary to many international and regional funds which focus on Series A funding round and beyond when they invest in tech startups in Southeast Asia, Singapore-based Xpdite…

Ex-Grab Founding member raises Seed Round for leading D2C brand aggregator Tjufoo

Tjufoo announced on Wednesday that it has raised seed funding by TNB Aura, a Singapore-based thesis-led, high conviction venture capital firm investing across Southeast Asian…

Indonesia startup studio alumni achieves over $22.7M funding

Startup Studio Indonesia (SSI), a government-initiated incubation program for early-stage startups, officially opened registration for the Batch 5 program in May. The intensive…

Slash launches the first of its kind venture builder map with over 400 VBs globally

With venture building on a consistent rise, Slash, a boutique venture and tech studio is coming forward with a new social project - Venture Builder Map. This is the first attempt…

MRANTI’s Fourth Industrial Revolution Innovation Hub to benefit 1,250 biz owners this year

MRANTI MakersLab, the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) Innovation Hub developed at the Malaysian Research Accelerator for Technology and Innovation (MRANTI) Park, is expected to…

Malaysia’s Penang state government launched fourth seed fund for tech startups

The state government of Penang, a northern state in Malaysia, has launched its fourth seed fund for technology start-ups on Tuesday. Being the state’s ongoing initiative to…

Malaysia launches new technology commercialization agency MRANTI, merging tech-focused agencies TPM & MaGIC

The Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MOSTI) of Malaysia has announced the formation of the Malaysian Research Accelerator for Technology and Innovation (MRANTI) on…

Indonesia’s Open Labs launches $100M fund to invest in e-commerce sellers

Open Labs, Indonesia home-grown brand aggregator, has launched a $100 million fund to invest in e-commerce sellers in Indonesia. The fund will invest in high-potential businesses…

Wavemaker Partners launches climate tech venture builder Wavemaker Impact with $25M target for its first fund

Singapore venture capital firm Wavemaker Partners announced Thursday it has launched Wavemaker Impact, a first-of-its-kind climate tech venture builder in Southeast Asia,…

Global streaming platform Viki founders launch TheVentures Singapore, a venture builder for startups across Southeast Asia

Jiwon Moon and Changseong Ho, the founders of global community-powered video service Viki, announced Tuesday the launch of TheVentures Singapore (TVSG), a venture builder firm, to…