Macrokiosk founders raise their initial 2011 buyout offer by 50% to buy back 70% stake in the company from investor Goldis Bhd.
Catcha Media Berhad has confirmed that the final agreements with Youth Asia Sdn Bhd to merge certain assets with Says Sdn Bhd, the owner of Says.com, have been formally signed.
Catcha Group, which had earlier reported it had allocated US$150 million for online investments in South-East Asia, went further afield to acquire an undisclosed stake in Dubai-headquartered property portal propertyfinder.ae.
The Malaysian startup ecosystem compares very well with those in other countries, including Singapore, writes Karamjit Singh.
Respective CEOs were friends for some time; similar visions made it only a matter of time for a merger like this Media agencies welcome move, expect merged entity to be potential game-changer in digital advertising space
Catcha Media has entered into a term sheet agreement to merge certain assets with Says Sdn Bhd, the owner of Says.com, in an approximately RM60mil merger that would see the creation of Malaysia's largest digital advertising group.
Karamjit Singh asks: Is it the responsibility of our leading entrepreneurs to make time to network and socialise with those who have just started out?
Echelon Malaysia Satellite was a success, with a packed room listening to 15 start-ups pitching to earn a ticket to the main event in Singapore in June.
Catcha Group said it will be investing up to US$150 million in online businesses in the Asean region over the next five years, with announcements expected to be made over the coming weeks.
Japanese e-marketing company Opt Inc announced that it has acquired Catcha Digital Asia Pte Ltd (CDA), one of South-East Asia’s leading digital media networks, from Catcha Group Pte Ltd.