Services marketplace slowly and steadily builds popularity in Southeast Asia
Regional restaurant discovery, dining privileges app raises undisclosed round from Yahoo Japan Capital.
Jakarta-based online short‐term home rental startup Travelio said it has raised US$2 million in a pre‐Series A round led by Shanghai-based VC firm Gobi Partners.
Malaysian online F&B supplies marketplace Supplybunny has announced the completion of an RM1.2-million (US$300,000) seed investment by Shanghai-based venture capital firm Gobi Partners.
Malaysian wedding and motherhood e-commerce startup Nuren is aiming to raise about US$48K on Crowdo’s equity crowdfunding platform.
Malaysian online travel agency and hotel review platform Tripfez, which is focused on halal travel and stay experiences for Muslims, has raised US$750,000 in a seed round led by Gobi Partners and Intres Capital, the latter through the Axiata Digital Innovation Fund (ADIF) it manages.
Jazz Tan may be only in her 20s, but her youth has never stopped the YToday CEO from going for what she wants.
Singapore makes clear the importance of technology and innovation in its Budget 2016, while SEA startups receive a US$15mil boost from the SuperSeed Fund.
China's Gobi Partners goes through 1,000 business proposals a month, but has a 52% hit rate – so what's the secret of its success? Goh Thean Eu attempts to find out.
Mavcap and Gobi Partners launched their US$15mil Gobi Mavcap Asean SuperSeed Fund, and they are already contemplating increasing the size of the fund.