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    Free stock trading app looks to take Asia by storm

Free stock trading app looks to take Asia by storm

Photo credit: konstantin32 / 123RF. “For us, it’s a very important move. It’s the first time anyone in Asia has done it,” says Mikaal Abdulla. “But the logic is very

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    Alibaba goes in on $40m boost for DNA-testing startup Prenetics

Alibaba goes in on $40m boost for DNA-testing startup Prenetics

Photo credit: luchschen / 123RF. Alibaba, China’s US$460 billion online shopping giant, has invested in one of Asia’s top genetic testing startups. Prenetics, which makes a series of DNA-testing products,

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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. Photo credit: Lalamove. Just nine months after raising its US$30

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‘Keurig for yogurt’ startup hits Kickstarter

  ‘Keurig for yogurt’ startup hits Kickstarter

Photo credit: Yomee. An experienced gadget-making entrepreneur is hitting Kickstarter today with his Keurig-style gizmo for easy homemade yogurt. Ashok

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Hong Kong-based ewallet locks in $115m for Southeast Asia expansion

  Hong Kong-based ewallet locks in $115m for Southeast Asia expansion

Photo credit: strippedpixel / 123RF Stock Photo. Hong Kong-based TNG Wallet says it has locked in a “record-breaking” US$115 million

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After China ban, Hong Kong mulls ICO clampdown

  After China ban, Hong Kong mulls ICO clampdown

Photo credit: adriantoday / 123RF. Hong Kong’s financial regulator has warned that the unchecked boom in startups raising money from

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What you need to know about Hong Kong’s first unicorn

  What you need to know about Hong Kong’s first unicorn

Photo credit: Gogovan. Hong Kong now has its first startup unicorn. Gogovan, an Uber for deliveries that started up in

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Uber’s huge Hong Kong price hike gives advantage to taxis

  Uber’s huge Hong Kong price hike gives advantage to taxis

Photo credit: elwynn / 123RF. Uber today raised fares substantially in Hong Kong – in the case of UberX, by

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Hong Kong X Technology Fund backs 6 startups

  Hong Kong X Technology Fund backs 6 startups

The Hong Kong X Technology Fund today announced its first round of investments into six Hong Kong-based tech companies as

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