With its GAIN programme already successful, MDEC believes it is time to dedicate attention to startups and bring them onto its GAIN programme.
MDEC's Gopi Ganesalingam makes the case that MDEC's GAIN companies are poised to grow faster and global.
Wong Whei Meng, who started his entrepreneurial journey at 17, believes passion, a good mentor and ability to execute are key to success.
The delisting of MOL Global Inc from Nasdaq is not expected to cast a dark cloud over the South-East Asia tech startup ecosystem, as the region still promises high growth potential.
Last week saw the official opening of BootstrapAccelerator Asia in Cyberjaya with three startups, all Malaysian, making up the pioneer batch.
Few startups have made it without a mentor or two – they can be invaluable to your success but shouldn’t be used as crutches, writes Gabey Goh.
It’s useful for any start-up to have a wise owl (or two) looking out for them, but both owl and start-up need to understand that sometimes it is going to take time to achieve your dreams, writes Gabey Goh.
The inaugural Social Innovation (SI) Camp Asia, set to take place in Kuala Lumpur from Nov 9-11, has issued a call for individuals to join in and help make ideas a reality.
Social Innovation (SI) Camp will be in Kuala Lumpur from Nov 9-11, marking the event’s first visit to Asia. The Call for Ideas submission period closes on Oct 19.
Alvin Koay, who made his mark in the first dotcom wave and is selling his mobileapps.com domain for a cool US$1 million, shares his advice for the next wave with DNA founder Karamjit Singh.