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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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    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 Shopee as the island’s biggest ecommerce player – and has

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    E-bike startup Gogoro raises $300m to expand its smart energy network

E-bike startup Gogoro raises $300m to expand its smart energy network

Battery swapping at a Gogoro GoStation. Photo credit: Gogoro. Taiwanese company Gogoro is known for its “smart scooter,” an electric bike that stands out from the competition with its stylish

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Asus eyes startups with $50m fund

  Asus eyes startups with $50m fund

Photo credit: Matt Wildbore / Unsplash. US$6 billion gadget maker Asus is eyeing up startup investments with a US$50 million

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SoftBank and Line further AI ambitions by joining this startup’s $33m series C

  SoftBank and Line further AI ambitions by joining this startup’s $33m series C

Appier’s team in Taipei. Photo credit: Appier. Artificial intelligence startup Appier today revealed that it has secured US$33 million in

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With fresh funds, Indonesian chatbot platform starts international expansion

  With fresh funds, Indonesian chatbot platform starts international expansion

Kata’s founding team. (L-R) Wahyu Wrehasnaya (CFO), Reynir Fauzan (CMO), Irzan Raditya (CEO), Ahmad Rizqi Meydiarso (CTO). Photo credit: Kata.ai.

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SparkLabs continues global growth with Taipei launch and Hong Kong on the horizon

  SparkLabs continues global growth with Taipei launch and Hong Kong on the horizon

Photo credit: David Hsieh. Accelerator network SparkLabs Global Ventures is launching its Taipei program today, with Hong Kong next on

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Line is even losing users in 3 of its most important countries

  Line is even losing users in 3 of its most important countries

Line, the sticker-loving messaging app, is struggling to hold onto its users. The social network has just lost 4 million

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Brief: Uber returns to Taiwan, but it’s not the same as before

  Brief: Uber returns to Taiwan, but it’s not the same as before

Image uses photo from Pexels. Two months after suspending its service in Taiwan, Uber is returning to the island, the

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