TELCO startup Circles.Life has extended its digital services to Australia through a partnership with Singtel's Australian subsidiary Optus, it announced on Friday.

TELCO startup Circles.Life must launch in new markets at the right pace, despite ambitious global plans, co-founder Abhishek Gupta has said.

SINGAPORE telco startup Circles.Life, flush with fresh funds, rolled out mobile services in its first overseas market on Monday after a soft launch.

TOPLINE

CIRCLES.LIFE just wrapped up another funding round - but it seems to never press "pause", as co-founder Abhishek Gupta laid out ambitious expansion plans at the three-year-old mobile virtual...

HOCK LOCK SIEW

THE heat is on in Singapore's crowded telco market - and the disruptors are starting to feel the burn.

The investment arm of the Economic Development Board has dipped its finger into the pie at Singapore telco startup Circles.Life.

SINGAPORE-BASED telco startup Circles.Life, which will launch in its first overseas market this month, has nabbed more funding - this time from Singapore government investor EDBI.

CIRCLES.LIFE is gunning for more customers on home turf, ahead of planned launches overseas this year.

MORE than one-quarter of telco Circles.Life’s customers sign up after being referred, the mobile virtual network operator (MVNO) has revealed, without giving the exact figure.

STARTUPS

IN A bid to expand into other markets and build on its digital service capabilities, Circles.Life has secured a round of funding led by venture capital player Sequoia India.