[HONG KONG] A bitcoin miner, flying-taxi maker and apartment-sharing outfit are among the herd of Chinese upstarts rushing to New York markets. Their untested business models are alarming enough....

[BEIJING] China now has more privately-held start-ups valued by investors at over US$1 billion than the US, a report said Monday.

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.

[NEW YORK] The so-called "unicorns" that attracted big investments and took Silicon Valley by storm are facing a chillier environment as they turn to Wall Street for fresh capital.

[SAO PAULO] Japan's SoftBank Group Corp is considering bringing around 40 companies with high growth potential to Brazil and expects to announce a large investment in the country in around two...

SOUTH-EAST Asia saw a record number of technology-related investments into startups as well as increasing geography and sector diversification in such deals during the first half of 2019,...

[SAO PAULO] Surging venture capital investment in Latin American startups has financed international expansion across the region and beyond, as business models that do not require large amounts of...

[TOKYO] SoftBank Group Corp's founder Masayoshi Son launched a second Vision Fund, seeking to extend his reign as the world's most influential technology investor.

SINGAPORE Exchange Ltd (SGX) aims to add products to its lucrative derivatives business and offer South-east Asian unicorns a platform to list shares and bonds, in a multi-asset strategy aimed at...

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UBER Technologies Inc's brandname has become synonymous with the new sharing economy that it has dominated, thanks to its first-mover advantage.