Grace Xia, former senior director of corporate strategy and development at Tencent, has joined Jungle Ventures’ investment team as a Principal. This strategic hire will complement the… Read more “Jungle Ventures Strengthens Ties with China with New Addition of Former Tencent Director”
Asia Pacific presents the greatest opportunity for the travel industry. But it does not come without challenges.
Wavemaker Partners, one of Southeast Asia’s leading early stage venture capital firms, announced the closing of its second Southeast Asia-focused fund at US$66M. The fund closed at… Read more “Wavemaker Partners’ New US$66M Fund Will be Used to Focus on Early-Stage B2B and Deep Technology Firms in Southeast Asia”
The six week-long programme mentors, develops, and helps fund selected female-led startups that embody innovation, diversity, and social sustainability.
In 2015, Pocket Sun and Elizabeth Galbut co-founded SoGal Ventures primarily to invest in startups founded by women. The move may be motivated by a personal passion to see more women in entrepreneurship and venture capital, but it is no less rational; and it is proving to be a financially rewarding one.
Thailand is rolling out a digitally fuelled effort to enhance its economy and boost competitiveness. The current aim for the nation is to become Southeast Asia’s leader… Read more “Thailand Aims to Generate 25% of GDP Through Digital Economy by 2027”
Founder Institute, the world’s largest idea-stage accelerator and startup launch programme is now accepting applications for Jakarta 2017 semester.
What can the startup community expect from Malaysia’s largest government-led entrepreneurial event this coming December?
PurelyB, Asia’s leading holistic wellness community and content guide, has recently launched an equity crowdfunding (ECF) campaign on Ata Plus, a licensed ECF platform, with a maximum… Read more “Don’t Miss Out on the Chance to Own a Piece of Asia’s Future Health & Wellness Empire”
Havson Group, a virtual reality (VR) entertainment technology startup, has recently secured an undisclosed amount of seed funding from 500 Startups, a seed venture capital fund and… Read more “Havson Group Raises Seed Funding From 500 Startups to Accelerate its VR Offerings in Southeast Asia”