Southeast Asia

Mobility

Grab, Yamaha Seal Partnership to Bring Next-Gen Mobility Services In Southeast Asia

The Japanese motorcycle maker also aims to leverage Grab's customer base in the region
Online Dating

How This App is Helping People in Asia Find Love, One Swipe At A Time

Ng Jing Shen, the co-founder of Paktor, talks about the business of dating and more
Southeast Asia

How Ability to Pay Trumps Willingness to Pay in Southeast Asia

The 'market-mandated margin compression' strategy will be a driving force for the future of digitally-native brands across the region
Robots

Why Southeast Asian Countries Are Leading the Robot Adoption Race

Europe and the US lag significantly behind
FinTech

What the Unbanked Customer Really Wants

Fintech startups must meet them where they are, not only in a physical sense, but in a psychological one too
Internet

What's Fueling Internet Growth In Southeast Asia?

Supported by the largest Internet user base in the region, Indonesia has the largest and fastest growing Internet economy in the region
Blockchain

The Growing Role of Blockchain Technology In Southeast Asia

The objective of investors is to not only expand to new markets but also implement their developments comprising blockchain technology
Funding

What Do Venture Capitalists Want?

Founders should live and breathe the life of their users or customers, says Jeffrey Paine of Singapore's Golden Gate Ventures
unicorns

Meet Singapore's Top 3 Unicorns Ruling The Billion Dollar Club

With an impressive list of home-grown startups like Grab, ReferralCandy and 99.co, the island nation is also considered as the best place to start a new business.
Venture Capital

'Technology holds Key to Enable Quality Healthcare and Become More Accessible'

HealthXCapital's new fund aims to fuel healthcare innovation in Asia's emerging economies, says partner Seemant Jauhari
Expansion

Five Key Considerations For Businesses To Focus On When Expanding To Asia

Countries like Indonesia, Philippines, Cambodia, Vietnam, and Thailand present a huge opportunity for businesses across various sectors, thanks to growing urbanisation and economic growth
Southeast Asia

Southeast Asia is Ripe For a Cashless Revolution

With more than a 50 per cent of the region using the internet there are few places other than Southeast Asia where e-wallets can really take off
Technology

Here's What Made Microsoft Invest In Ride-hailing Giant Grab

The five-year collaboration will transform the delivery of digital services and mobility in the Southeast Asia
Entrepreneurship

Asian Countries are Heading Past the US in Gaining Entrepreneurial Edge

China has gained the most ground, attracting nearly a quarter of global venture capital investment in recent years
ride-hailing

Grab is Riding its Way into Southeast Asia With a $500 Million Investment

Grab has raised more than $6 billion in funding this year, with the latest rounds of funding from Chinese ride-hailing firm Didi Chuxing and Toyota Motor Corp