Jun 18, 2018 09:16 AM

South Korea's Toss app maker raises US$40m from GIC, Sequoia China

VIVA Republica, the maker of South Korean money transfer app Toss, has raised US$40 million of bridge funding from...
Jun 17, 2018 06:04 PM

Grab secures S$500m syndicated facility for vehicle fleet financing

RIDEHAILING unicorn Grab announced on Sunday that it has secured a S$500 million five-year asset-backed syndicated...
Jun 16, 2018 05:50 AM

Singapore businesses not using AI either fear it or don't get it

BUSINESSES in Singapore are not using artificial intelligence (AI) enough and that's only because they fear it or...
Jun 14, 2018 05:50 AM

Can Grab get its hands on more money?

WHAT'S with Grab? ...
Jun 12, 2018 04:27 PM

Singapore's first talent incubator Antler announces cohort of 55 founders

ANTLER, Singapore's first homegrown talent incubator and startup generator, on Tuesday announced it has selected...
Jun 9, 2018 05:50 AM
DISRUPTED

Pitch perfect

AMBITION can look very different from one person to the next - particularly among startup founders. But when on a stage...
Jun 8, 2018 10:33 AM

GIC, Temasek participate in Ant Financial's US$14b Series C funding round

SINGAPORE'S sovereign wealth investors Temasek Holdings and GIC are part of a group of investors pumping in about...
Jun 7, 2018 06:35 AM

Flying car startup backed by Google founder offers test flights

[SAN FRANCISCO] A flying car project backed by Google co-founder Larry Page was closer to take-off on Wednesday, with a...
Jun 6, 2018 11:10 AM

NUS Enterprise inks MOUs to expand support for Singapore startups

NUS Enterprise has penned four memoranda of understanding (MOUs) with four international partners, at the launch of a...
Jun 6, 2018 05:50 AM

Tencent-backed Kuaishou buys rival AcFun in Chinese online video battle

CHINESE online short video startup Kuaishou, backed by Internet giant Tencent Holdings Ltd, has bought animation and...
Jun 6, 2018 05:50 AM
INNOVFEST UNBOUND

Grab launches venture arm to 'transform South-east Asia'

IN A bid to seek out South-east Asia's next tech "unicorn", Grab on Tuesday launched Grab Ventures,...