GrabTaxi has set up an R&D centre in Seattle, but said its Singapore centre will continue to be the core of its engineering activities.
KL-based beauty and wellness startup Bfab has raised undisclosed seed funding, led by KK Fund, with 500 Startups and Captii Ventures participating.
DNA catches up with Helpling nine month after its acquisition of Singapore services startup Spickify.
Renof links homeowners with home professionals via its platform and is looking to raise RM500,000 in seed funding.
KL-based on-demand services mobile marketplace startup ServisHero and SPCA are cooperating on an online pet adoption drive to find homes for local homeless pets this December.
Vanitee, which describes itself as the ‘Airbnb of beauty and wellness services,’ said it has successfully raised S$3 million (US$2.13 million) from serial entrepreneur Ivan Lee and Japanese beauty portal @cosme.
Singapore-based online grocery service RedMart has launched RedMart Relay, its ‘on-demand’ marketplace app.
Singapore-based startup Ryde Technologies Pte Ltd, behind the ‘Ryde’ carpool app, said it has raised S$1.5 million (approximately US$1 million) in seed round funding from “strategic angel and private investors.”
KL-based services marketplace Kaodim has announced a US$4-million Series A round of financing led by Venturra Capital, which it said would fuel its regional expansion.
Launched in May, Singapore-based Page Advisor has now also expanded to Malaysia, targeting what it describes as the home and lifestyle services segment.