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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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    Brief: Singapore’s Temasek leads $502m round for Magic Leap

Brief: Singapore’s Temasek leads $502m round for Magic Leap

Photo credit: Magic Leap. The news (extracted from Bloomberg): Magic Leap, the mysterious startup developing an augmented reality headset, has added US$502 million to its war chest. The funding round

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    With fresh investment, crowdfunding site DanaDidik wants to improve access to student loans

With fresh investment, crowdfunding site DanaDidik wants to improve access to student loans

Image credit: public-domain-image.com Indonesian student loan crowdfunding platform DanaDidik has raised an undisclosed amount of seed funding from impact investment fund Garden Impact. The startup will use the funds to

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Fintech startup Finja breaks new ground in Pakistan with $1.5m series A funding

  Fintech startup Finja breaks new ground in Pakistan with $1.5m series A funding

Finja founders. Photo credit: Finja. The catalyst for ecommerce and other internet businesses to flourish in China, India, and Southeast

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Meditation, management, meetings: Running a fintech startup in Indonesia

  Meditation, management, meetings: Running a fintech startup in Indonesia

Aria Widyanto, vice president at Amartha. Photo credit: Amartha. It’s 5:20 in the morning, a time when many adults are

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140 more startups to discover at TIA Jakarta 2017

  140 more startups to discover at TIA Jakarta 2017

In just two weeks, we’ll be opening our doors to 5,000 attendees for our sixth edition of Tech in Asia

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He was employee #3 at Freshdesk. Now he steps off stealth to take on SurveyMonkey.

  He was employee #3 at Freshdesk. Now he steps off stealth to take on SurveyMonkey.

Photo credit: SurveySparrow. Shihab Muhammed quit India’s SaaS (software-as-a-service) pioneer Zoho in October 2010, on the same day as Girish

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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

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Foodie startup Chope feasts on $13m funding

  Foodie startup Chope feasts on $13m funding

Chope co-founder and CEO Arrif Ziaudeen. Photo credit: Chope. Singapore-based restaurant discovery and booking startup Chope announced today it’s raised

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