Programme helps startups with innovative product ideas incorporating mobile & fintech.
Silicon-Valley based startup accelerator, Plug and Play Tech Centre joins forces with Indonesian investment firm Gan Kapital to open Plug and Play Indonesia.
Instead of worrying about startups disrupting traditional industries and large corporations, the question now should be: Why not work together?
Programmes like Digi’s Incub8 are a key part of parent group Telenor’s overall strategy in transforming from a telco into a digital services provider, writes Karamjit Singh.
Telstra-backed startup accelerator muru-D announced its inaugural class in Singapore, which attracted applications from 15 countries, including Chile and Russia.
Three of Malaysia’s top entrepreneurs – Tony Fernandes, Kamarudin Meranun and Lim Kian Onn – have launched their latest venture, Tune Labs: A startup incubator and accelerator programme that they said would identify, mentor and fund entrepreneurs from across South-East Asia.
Corporations bring three crucial opportunities to the table: An established customer base; existing infrastructure; and deep domain knowledge of their respective industries. By engaging with startups, they in turn get to tap into innovation.