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Smart wearables startup KaHa raises US$6.2m in Series B round to accelerate Asia-Pac growth

SINGAPORE-BASED smart wearables startup KaHa has raised US$6.2 million in its Series B funding round led by Singapore...
Tue, May 21, 2019
Tue, May 21, 2019 - 2:15 PM
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SGInnovate, RB Capital back AI startup Prowler.io’s US$24m funding round

BRITISH artificial-intelligence (AI) firm Prowler.io has raised US$24 million from strategic investors including...
SGInnovate, RB Capital back AI startup Prowler.io’s US$24m funding round

Vertex-backed Validus Capital makes key hires

VALIDUS Capital, a peer-to-peer lending platform for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), has appointed Sonal...
Tue, May 21, 2019
Tue, May 21, 2019 - 11:30 AM
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Indonesian unicorn teams up with Singapore logistics startup

INDONESIAN unicorn Bukalapak is partnering Singapore startup Janio for cross-border logistics as it prepares to go...
Tue, May 21, 2019
Tue, May 21, 2019 - 5:50 AM
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Uber and Lyft: Lessons from lacklustre IPOs

UBER raised US$8.1 billion with a valuation of US$82.4 billion when it went public recently. Within a matter of days,...
COMMENTARY
Tue, May 21, 2019
Tue, May 21, 2019 - 5:50 AM
Uber and Lyft: Lessons from lacklustre IPOs

Profiles

SoCash turns shops into cheaper ATMs for banks

BANKS in Singapore spend about US$200 million a year on ATM maintenance, logistics, insurance, counting and cleaning...
THE PITCH
Wed, May 15, 2019
Wed, May 15, 2019 - 5:50 AM
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Formugenix seeks seed capital to help take research to the market

"In Singapore, the environment, the academic base is very fertile and currently there is no contract research...
THE PITCH
Sat, May 04, 2019
Sat, May 04, 2019 - 5:50 AM
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Opinion

Uber and Lyft: Lessons from lacklustre IPOs

UBER raised US$8.1 billion with a valuation of US$82.4 billion when it went public recently. Within a matter of days,...
COMMENTARY
Tue, May 21, 2019
Tue, May 21, 2019 - 5:50 AM
Uber and Lyft: Lessons from lacklustre IPOs

Artificial intelligence is not a silver bullet

A SIZABLE amount of real estate in the media is dedicated to artificial intelligence (AI) these days - and especially...
Fri, May 17, 2019
Fri, May 17, 2019 - 5:50 AM
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