SEQUOIA India's accelerator programme Surge on Monday announced its third cohort of 15 early-stage startups from South-east Asia and India. The companies dabble in several areas including software...

BUYMED, the Vietnamese startup behind pharma distribution marketplace thuocsi.vn, has raised US$2.5 million in pre-Series A funds. The funding round was led by Sequoia Capital India's accelerator...

[NEW DELHI] India's liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) imports are set to surge in the June quarter as a move to provide free cooking gas coincides with lower crude processing by refiners hit by...

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WALL Street stocks surged in opening trading on Friday, winning back some of the ground lost in Thursday's rout as Washington policymakers reported progress on stimulus to address to economic hit...

PRIME Minister Boris Johnson's remarkable election victory in December last year has lifted the London and broader UK residential property market participants out of despondency.

HONG Kong's move to make it easier for first-time home buyers to break into the world's least-affordable housing market has had an immediate effect, with sales surging in the past two weeks.

YOURS, a Singapore-based startup focusing on personalised skincare, closed a US$3.5 million seed round in August this year. Investors include Sequoia India's accelerator programme Surge, Global...

AUSTRALIAN house prices boasted their biggest monthly gain since 2017 in August amid record low interest rates and looser lending rules, a much-needed boost just days before data are expected to...

[NEW YORK] Electricity prices in Texas soared to US$9,000 a megawatt hour as the state's grid operator called for energy conservation amid extreme heat scorching the region.

BITCOIN climbed past the US$11,000 level for the first time since mid-July to lead gains among the biggest cryptocurrencies, as risk assets across Asia tumbled on escalating trade war tensions....