Southeast Asia

WeMo Scooter

Scooter-sharing startup preps expansion to Southeast Asia

Electric scooter startup WeMo is about to expand from Taiwan to Southeast Asia,…


Nominations now open for first ever ORIGIN Innovation Awards

Nominations for the inaugural ORIGIN Innovation Awards, APAC’s accolade for…


Grabmerchant, grab retail, Grab stores

Grab wants to be the future of retail

Grab already has a bunch of things that can be used by offline stores and…


Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook

Facebook invests in Gojek

Facebook has invested in Gojek, the social media company has just announced.…


WeWork

WeWork gets new Asia boss

Struggling shared-office space company WeWork has appointed a new boss for its…


coffee

Rocket Internet has a coffee startup now

Rocket Internet, the German startup factory that had a big impact on the early…


money, cash, dollars, funding, VC, cash burn, burning money

Southeast Asia-focused VC funds raised a lot less money so far this year

While Southeast Asia’s startups had a good start to the year in terms of…


Shopee’s explosive growth pushes Sea to near $1b revenue

Southeast Asia’s popular Shopee app is seeing explosive growth right now as the…


Ninja Van just got its biggest ever funding round amid online shopping surge

With ecommerce booming during the virus outbreak, Ninja Van has secured $280…


money, currency, currencies, dollars, cash

Southeast Asia VC funding rocketed to $5.7b in Q1, but rest of year is probably going to suck

Southeast Asia’s tech companies attracted a stellar $5.7 billion in venture…