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SOLS 24/7: We can train teachers nationwide in digital skills & English in 6 to 12 months
Covid-19 has made SOLS 24/7 to completely rethink how they work and create impact in the new normal. For founder and CEO, Raj Ridvan Singh, the challenge is to rethink the way we study.
Cradle’s CGP kicks off with 60 startups in first intake of Season 5
Gells all players cohesively into dynamic ecosystem with Pay-It-Forward mentality Successful track record over 9 years provides beacon of hope to build resilient strategies  
‘An extraordinary period in internet history’
Akamai sees internet traffic up 30% since Covid-19 lockdowns 120 TB per second at peak, 50 million deliveries per second, trillions per day
Week in Review: Who is Edward Chen?
It’s one of those startup jaw dropping moments again for Karamjit Singh when a Singapore-based Chinese owned bicycle sharing startup, oBike raises US$45 million – 8 months after its launch.
MaGIC’s MAP morphs to Global Accelerator Programme, attracts US$22mil in benefits for cohort
MaGIC’s Global Accelerator Programme marks its transition to becoming a global organization says chairman, Mohd Irwan Serigar Abdullah.
Week in Review: Traditional media player, Media Prima, makes a US$24mil move for scale & millenials
Deal will not be ecosystem catalyst says Ganesh Kumar Bangah Acquisition frees Patrick Grove, Khailee Ng to pursue other projects CORPORATE acquisitions of startups have always been one of the gaping holes in the startup ecosystem of Southeast Asia and so it was a lift to see such a deal happen in Malaysia this week.
Week in Review: It’s becoming more about synergy than small fish eating the big fish
A startup led by a 55-year old with deep domain knowledge raises US$25 million and highlights the opportunities in serving Brick & Mortar businesses.
Week in Review: Cradle’s CGP sets yardstick for C-level intervention programmes
Karamjit Singh hails Cradle’s Coach & Grow Programme as the outstanding C-level intervention programme for tech entrepreneurs in Southeast Asia.
Digerati50: The first step is the hardest
The cumbersome process of finding a reliable electrician led Karl Loo to launching ServisHero, a regional startup aiming to make life easier for households and businesses.   
Week in Review: It’s not easy to be a digital winner
Even when nations from growth markets can get many of the components to compete in a digital economy right, success won’t come easy for their companies, says Karamjit Singh.
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