A match between Malaysia’s Lovesprk and Singapore’s LoveByte
Malaysian ‘date concierge portal’ startup Lovesprk said it has agreed to a partnership with Singapore’s mobile dating app startup LoveByte that would enable it to grow its reach beyond the 120,000 users it claims now.
Geneva’s Seedstars World makes its debut in Malaysia
Seedstars World (SSW), initiated by venture firm Seedstars SA, will make its debut in Malaysia on Sept 9 as part of its journey to emerging markets and fast-growing startup ecosystems.
Being in debt is par for the course
DNA founder Karamjit Singh thinks being in debt as a startup is not unusual and feels players in the ecosystem should be more supportive and positive of each other’s success.
Week in Review: Lots of funding activity in SEA
A number of funding stories got DNA founder Karamjit Singh’s attention this week, and he also sees some similarities in how Andrew Wong and Chok Leang Ooi run their companies.
Malaysia’s MAD Incubator gets investment boost from Singapore
Andrew Wong is in the limelight for his success in raising an undisclosed sum for his business incubator MAD, which he intends to build throughout South-East Asia.