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Velocity Ventures launches $20M fund for SEA startups in travel and hospitality industry

Acknowledging the expansive impact COVID-19 has brought upon Southeast Asia’s tourism sector, Velocity Ventures, a venture capital firm based in Singapore that specializes in the…

How to scale your startup during this crisis

Amid the Covid–19 outbreak, startups are especially vulnerable as they don’t have the disposable funds to compensate for severe losses. While many early-stage ventures…

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’This is an extinction-level event’

Thomas Tsao, a tech investor with decades of experience, has weathered the dot-com bubble, 9/11, the SARS virus, and a major recession—and yet he’s still astonished at the severe…

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How VCs, founders across Southeast Asia are adapting to virus disruption

It’s too early to see the scale of the coronavirus job losses, wage cuts, or even bankruptcies that might emerge across Southeast Asia’s tech industry, but it’s already clear that…