Funding

iflix raises US$133m in latest funding round, led by US conglomerate Hearst
Iflix raises its latest round of US$133 million led by US entertainment conglomerate Hearst, with all its existing shareholders also participating.
Week in Review: The hurt from ‘losing’ Grab still felt in Malaysia
An interesting week in the ecosystem with Malaysia still hurting from ‘losing’ Grab and 500 Startups actually makes an investment in a Brick & Mortar business model.
A new (virtual) reality dawns for Havson Group
Havson Group secures undisclosed funding from Silicon Valley’s 500 Startups
Cradle’s CIP300 accelerates the weaning off of grants in Malaysia
Cradle’s CIP300 is both a weaning off product for entrepreneurs and one which offers them greater value.
Babydash on its home stretch, can it hit RM2mil ECF target?
With five days to go before the close of their campaign, the minimum amount of RM720,000 reached and having set a new benchmark of 68 investors in Malaysia’s fledgling ECF market, the startup's founders are quietly confident.
Baca uses mobile app to aggregate news for Indonesians
The country’s great population and wide use of smartphones as well as thirst for content made it a viable option.
GEM’s US$100k Asean challenge for that breakout idea
Breakthrough tech with international impact is needed to lift Malaysian entrepreneurs into the global arena, and the Global Entrepreneurship Movement aims to provide the support.
Slow, measured execution by 4-year old startup, Delivereat, secures it US$450k
Taking it slow and steady, focusing on honing its execution capabilities has helped Penang-based Delivereat raise funding from the Gobi MAVCAP ASEAN Superseed Fund.
Digerati50: Airlifting the entrepreneur ecosystem
The dynamic Dr Mohd Irwan Serigar Abdullah sits at the apex of enabling policy and funding for entrepreneurship in Malaysia.  
Stellar Coach & Grow Programme to continue receiving funding
Strong government support for entrepreneurship is pushing Malaysia’s digital economy in the right direction
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