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S-E Asia a 'goldmine of untapped opportunity': Grab co-founder

Everybody is looking to the region amid the bleak global outlook, adds Tan Hooi Ling

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Tan Hooi Ling (centre), co-founder of Grab, during the Forbes Global CEO Conference 2019. Her fellow-panellists are (from extreme left) Eric Gnock Fah, COO and co-founder of Klook; Forrest Li, chairman and group CEO of Sea; and Tan Min-Liang, co-founder and CEO of Razer. The session was moderated by Rana Wehbe (extreme right), senior editor-special projects at Forbes Asia.

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EVEN though South-east Asia remains underserved, solutions that are "copy and paste" from developed markets would not work well here, ride-hailing giant Grab's co-founder Tan Hooi Ling said.

"Everybody thought that they could copy and paste solutions from these more...

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