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    After a clash with regulators, Uber halts service in the Philippines

After a clash with regulators, Uber halts service in the Philippines

Photo credit: Mark Warner. Uber has temporarily gone offline in Manila after regulators rejected its appeal of a one-month suspension order against it. On August 14, the Philippines’ Land Transportation

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    Singapore’s research agency partners with a startup factory to launch new businesses

Singapore’s research agency partners with a startup factory to launch new businesses

Startup-O CEO Anuj Jain (center) explains the process of building this new venture. Photo credit: Startup-O. “Designed by committee” is usually a pejorative term. It suggests the lack of a

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    Techstars launches its first center in Asia. Founders explain what’s special about it.

Techstars launches its first center in Asia. Founders explain what’s special about it.

Techstars co-founders David Cohen and David Brown had a chat with entrepreneurs at Microsoft Accelerator in Bangalore. Photo credit: Tech in Asia. Techstars launched its first Asian center in Bangalore

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Alibaba leads $1.1b investment in Indonesia’s Tokopedia

  Alibaba leads $1.1b investment in Indonesia’s Tokopedia

Tokopedia’s William Tanuwijaya speaking on stage at TIA Jakarta 2016. Jack Ma’s Alibaba has led a US$1.1 billion investment in

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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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Lab to oilfield: how student entrepreneurs hooked the world’s largest refinery

  Lab to oilfield: how student entrepreneurs hooked the world’s largest refinery

The young entrepreneurs of Detect. Photo credit: Detect. It was a winter afternoon, but scorching hot for this bunch of

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Brief: Singapore seeks proposals for on-demand public bus services

  Brief: Singapore seeks proposals for on-demand public bus services

Photo credit: Wikipedia Commons. The news: Singapore’s Land Transport Authority (LTA) has called a tender yesterday seeking proposals from the

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The inside story of the crisis at Infinium Robotics

  The inside story of the crisis at Infinium Robotics

Infinium Robotics CEO Junyang Woon (right) demonstrates his technology to Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong. Photo credit: Infinium. In

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Singapore’s Obike raises $45m series B round, one of the largest in SEA history

  Singapore’s Obike raises $45m series B round, one of the largest in SEA history

Obikes in Singapore. Photo credit: Obike. Obike, a bike-sharing startup born in Singapore, secured a massive US$45 million in its

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