Asia

BeliMobilGue raises $10M for its used-car sales platform in Indonesia

February 12, 2019 0

BeliMobilGue, a used car sales platform in Indonesia, has fueled up with a $10 million Series round for the race to dominate the automotive market

Sub-brands are the new weapon in China’s smartphone war

February 12, 2019 0

One of China’s top smartphone brands Vivo appears to have joined its fellows Oppo, Huawei and Xiaomi in setting up a new sub-brand as a

Xiaomi-backed electric toothbrush Soocas raises $30 million Series C

February 11, 2019 0

China’s Soocas continues to jostle with global toothbrush giants as it raises 200 million yuan ($30 million) in a series C funding round. The Shenzhen-based oral

Two former Qualcomm engineers are using AI to fix China’s healthcare problem

February 11, 2019 0

Artificial intelligence is widely heralded as something that could disrupt the jobs market across the board — potentially eating into careers as varied as accountants,

Ambitious Singapore startup Delegate wants to bring its event booking platform to the US

February 10, 2019 0

It’s not often that you hear about a startup from Singapore with ambitions to expand to the U.S, but that’s exactly the goal for event

Musiio raises $1M to let digital music services use AI for curation

February 7, 2019 0

Musiio, a Singapore-based startup that uses AI to help digital music companies with discovery and creation, has pulled in a $1 million seed round. The capital

Chinese e-commerce challenger Pinduoduo is raising over $1 billion more

February 6, 2019 0

The price of competing with e-commerce giants Alibaba and JD.com is immense. That’s evidenced by challenger Pinduoduo, commonly known as PDD, which is raising more than

Global investor SparkLabs launches a consultancy business for corporates

February 6, 2019 0

Global investor SparkLabs is adding another business line after it announced a new consultancy division that’s aimed at working with Fortune 500 companies and other global

Ousted Flipkart founder Binny Bansal aims to help 10,000 Indian founders with new venture

February 5, 2019 0

Flipkart co-founder Binny Bansal’s next act is aimed at helping the next generation of startup founders in India. Bansal has already etched his name into

Facebook bans four armed groups in Myanmar

February 5, 2019 0

Facebook is taking action in Myanmar, the Southeast Asian country where the social network has been used to incite racial tension and violence, after it banned