THE recent layoff of a dozen staff at CXA Group arose from investors wanting to see a “clear path to profitability”, while the insurtech startup is seeking to raise US$50 million in Series C funds...

VIRUS OUTBREAK

SAMSUNG Electronics Co, LG Electronics Inc and other companies in South Korea are taking precautions against the coronavirus after a rising number of cases in the country, including the infection...

SILICON Valley is being pushed further into regulatory purgatory. Alphabet, Amazon and Facebook are among firms that will be providing data on tiny acquisitions to the US Federal Trade Commission...

US-CHINA TRADE DEAL

THE US-CHINA Phase One deal signed on Thursday marks progress in the long-standing tussle between tech companies in both countries, but observers remain sceptical as to whether the deal will stand...

CES 2020

THEY call it a microwave, but for cooling. Place a bottle of soda in the new drink cooler designed by deep tech firm Matrix and in 60 seconds, it's ice cold. A bottle of champagne can be chilled...

IT WAS in December 1865, exactly 154 years ago, that slavery was legally outlawed in the United States when the 13th Amendment was ratified and passed on Dec 6 that year. That, however, has not...

TECHNOLOGY plays a large part in the success of any organisation and an innovative and bold technology partner can help determine if a company comes out ahead of the competition.

SMARTEN Spaces, which offers an end-to-end digital platform for space management, has raised US$12 million in Series A funding from Hong Kong's Symphony International Holdings.

BT EXCLUSIVE

A REALITY check on mega flotations in the world's biggest stock market is sending ripples through the region's initial public offering (IPO) market for venture-backed startups.

ONE of the most successful Silicon Valley-Asia venture capital firms is counting on the humble mom-and-pop store that dominates India's retail landscape to hold its own against Amazon.com Inc. and...