Author: Lum Ka Kay

YES is back in the race, first to launch VoLTE
YTL Comms launched its new all-IP YES 4G LTE network today, becoming the first telco in Malaysia to offer a Voice-over-LTE service too.
Shopee Malaysia sets aside US$250K to empower ‘mompreneurs’
C2C marketplace operator Shopee Mobile has set aside RM1 million to help mothers become entrepreneurs.
StanChart to invest US$30mil in its Malaysian-based global tech hub
Standard Chartered Group said it would invest US$30 million into its global technology and operations hub in Malaysia, Scope International Sdn Bhd.
Digerati50: Out to make e-commerce ‘conversational’
DNA kicks off a weekly series that profiles the top 50 influencers, movers and shakers who are helping shape Malaysia’s Digital Economy, from Digerati50 Vol 2, a special print publication released in February 2016. This week: Bemalas founder Adlin Yusman.
Cradle gets even more co-investment partners, 5 of them ECF operators
Early-stage grant provider Cradle Fund brought on board six more partners for its co-investment initiative, five of them equity crowdfunding operators.
GrabGas wants to ‘Uberise’ the gas delivery industry
Malaysian startup Grabgas Technology wants to digitalise the traditional gas delivery industry via its on-demand platform.
Get your food served on time via Prepp
Zoom Dining has developed Prepp, a food-ordering app that allows diners to skip the queue to place their orders, whether they’re dining in or taking out.
ACCA launches GBS certification, signs pacts with MDEC and TalentCorp
ACCA has launched its Global Business Services Qualifications, and announced two separate collaborations with MDEC and TalentCorp aimed at building the talent pipeline in the shared services sector.
Golden Gate Ventures secures US$60mil for Fund II
Singapore-headquartered Golden Gate Ventures has secured US$60 million for its second early stage venture fund; with founding partner Vinnie Lauria arguing that Vietnam is the most under-rated economy in SEA.
Kakitangan.com offers a one-stop HR platform for SMEs
KL-based Coastal Hectares has developed Kakitangan.com to help Malaysian SMEs automate their HR processes via the cloud, and is now ready for the next level.
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