KL-based e-commerce startup Applecrumby & Fish has ambitious plans: To disrupt the entire SEA diaper and wipes industry with its inhouse brand.
Malaysian automotive startup Carsome has raised US$2mil funding from IRR, IMJ and 500 Startups to fuel its regional expansion into Indonesia and Thailand.
PawnHero said it has landed undisclosed pre-Series A funding in a round led by the SoftBank-affiliated, Philippines-focused Kaikaku Fund, with participation from 500 Startups and IMJ Investment Partners.
Jakarta-based Fabelio believes it has what it takes to become the biggest online furniture marketplace in Indonesia.
KL-based beauty startup Favful has raised pre-seed funding of 'over US$100,000' from Singaporean venture capital firm Segnel Venture and Silicon Valley-based 500 Startups.
Many of the world’s most successful large corporations are actually actively engaged with the ecosystem and quite plugged in, according to a new study.
KFit has secured US$12mil in a Series A round led by Venturra Capital, with participation by new investors such as SIG and Malaysia’s Axiata Digital Innovation Fund.
NEXT Academy has raised US$300K in a pre-seed round that would accelerate its goal of teaching a million people in South-East Asia coding and growth hacking skills over the next five years.
500 Startups has made its first ever investment in Myanmar, pumping in an undisclosed amount into Yangon-based startup Bindez, which operates an information search engine and ‘discovery platform.’
KL-based beauty and wellness startup Bfab has raised undisclosed seed funding, led by KK Fund, with 500 Startups and Captii Ventures participating.