Online Classifieds

Online classifieds space in SEA sees merger between top two players, Carousell and Telenor owned 701Search
Carousell valued at US$850m with Telenor Group largest minority shareholder Combined businesses will report into Carousell chief executive Quek Siu Rui
Frontier Digital Ventures appoints new chairman
Frontier Digital Ventures appoints a new chairman with experience in negotiating, investing in online companies.
2017 will be a breakout year: Frontier Digital Ventures founder
Malaysian-based Frontier Digital Ventures Ltd expects 2017 to be a breakout year. Founder and CEO Shaun Di Gregorio shares with DNA the reasons for his optimism.
Online classifieds operator Frontier Digital Ventures 2016 net loss widens by 44%
Malaysian-based ASX-listed Frontier Digital Ventures saw its net-loss widen to A$3.67 million, partly due to higher expenses. However, there is still good news.
Frontier Digital Ventures closes marginally higher on ASX debut
KL-headquartered Frontier Digital Ventures (FDV), an investment company focused on the online classifieds business in emerging markets, ended its debut on the ASX on Aug 26 marginally higher.  
Another online car sales site launches, with an Asean scope
Malaysian startup Tookar is challenging the status quo of the region’s automotive industry with the launch of what it claims is the Asean’s first online car exchange for dealers, sellers and buyers.
iCar’s Jason Thoe skips over to Frontier Digital Ventures
Frontier Digital Ventures, which operates online classified businesses in frontier markets, has announced the appointment of Jason Thoe as director of Growth & Operations, Auto Verticals.
C2C marketplace Carousell raises US$35mil in Series B
Carousell said it has secured US$35 million funding in a Series B round led by Rakuten Ventures, with Sequoia Capital, Golden Gate Ventures and 500 Startups participating.
SUHQ aims to take the hassle out of selling property
SUHQ or ‘Sell Your House Quickly’ is focused on providing a simple, fast and convenient way for people to sell or rent their property, but without excluding real estate agents. shifts gears to become more consumer-centric will now focus on satisfying buyers and consumers first, dealers second. Why the change? Why now? Goh Thean Eu finds out.
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