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The best entrepreneurship event in the world?
Jacob Laukaitis, who participated in the GSY event in 2013, makes a case for why the success of such events cannot be measured by mere numbers.
Designers and developers, living together … what next?
Pixaworks Creative is kicking off its ‘StartupHouse’ programme, which will bring together 10 designers and developers to live, design and code their apps for three months at a house in the smart city of Cyberjaya, guided by experienced mentors.
JFDI.Asia opens up accelerator programme
The Joyful Frog Digital Incubator (JFDI.Asia) has announced that it will accept rolling applications from early stage Internet businesses to its regular acceleration programmes. Purely on the basis of merit, strong teams from anywhere in the world will be offered a place on the next available programme.
Know-how vs know-who: Malaysia’s crony capitalism quagmire
There is an unhealthy confluence of business and politics in Malaysia. It’s not always obvious. Money doesn’t even have to change hands, nor do funds have to be transferred from one account to another. But it’s a quagmire that strips us of any sense of an ethical framework in the business world, writes A. Asohan.
Startups and VCs: A two-way street
Yes, another matchmaking event between entrepreneurs and VCs; yet why do we see so few marriages coming out of these events? Or rather, why do many entrepreneurs still complain about a lack of funds?
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