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    Wavemaker raises $66m in oversubscribed Southeast Asia tech fund

Wavemaker raises $66m in oversubscribed Southeast Asia tech fund

Singapore skyline. Photo credit: fazon / 123RF. US-Singaporean venture capital firm Wavemaker Partners has closed a US$66 million fund for Southeast Asia – its second focused on the region. The

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    I had my genes analyzed for ‘precision wellness.’ Here’s how it went.

I had my genes analyzed for ‘precision wellness.’ Here’s how it went.

Test kit for Imagene Lab’s product suite called Ori. It takes surprisingly long to fill a plastic tube with spit. Finally, I’m ready to put the lid on the tube

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    Uber allegedly used secret program to spy on Grab

Uber allegedly used secret program to spy on Grab

Grab cars in Singapore. Photo credit: BYD. A secret Uber program supposedly spied on Southeast Asian rival Grab and collected data on its drivers, according to a Bloomberg report. Called

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Singapore co-working space JustCo hits $200m valuation after closing series B

  Singapore co-working space JustCo hits $200m valuation after closing series B

JustCo co-working space, Singapore. Photo credit: DIA Brands. JustCo, a Singapore-based provider of shared workspaces, has just closed a series

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Singaporean entrepreneurs tackle last-mile delivery with neighborhood spirit

  Singaporean entrepreneurs tackle last-mile delivery with neighborhood spirit

The Park N Parcel team. Photo credit: Park N Parcel. Online shopping is quickly turning into a favorite hobby for

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More than half of Singapore’s startups wouldn’t have launched without online tools: study

  More than half of Singapore’s startups wouldn’t have launched without online tools: study

Ready-to-use online tools like Slack help Singaporean startups scale faster and reach international clients, says a study by Stripe. Photo

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Last-mile logistics startup Lalamove bags $100m series C, rolls into 100 Asian cities

  Last-mile logistics startup Lalamove bags $100m series C, rolls into 100 Asian cities

Man with a van: Lalamove has expanded from Hong Kong to several Southeast Asian cities. Manila is the latest launch.

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Venture builder aims to kickstart and fund 20 new startups in Singapore

  Venture builder aims to kickstart and fund 20 new startups in Singapore

Photo credit: tonobalaguer / 123RF. Southeast Asian startup connector Beam and Singapore-based venture capital firm Tri5 Ventures are working together

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Taiwan site claims it has surpassed Shopee as island’s top ecommerce platform

  Taiwan site claims it has surpassed Shopee as island’s top ecommerce platform

Downtown Taipei viewed from Xiangshan. Photo credit: outcast85 / 123RF. Taiwan C2C online marketplace PChomestore today claimed it has surpassed

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