Igloohome announced it had secured seed funding of US$1.25 million, led by Wavemaker Partners with participation from Singtel Innov8, Mesh Ventures and DreamIt Ventures.
iPrice Group said it has completed a US$1.2-million second seed funding round, and has now raised a total of US$1.75 million.
P2P payments startup Kashmi said it has secured about US$500K in a seed round being led by Akbar Group Sri Lanka and VAMM Ventures Dubai, with additional participation by angel investors and corporates from Singapore, Sri Lanka and Thailand.
Malaysian startup Hostel Hunting Sdn Bhd said it has raised US$500,000 in a seed round led by KK Fund, for its student accommodation marketplace.
Bangkok-based e-commerce startup Zilingo aims to ‘correct the mobile shopping experience’ in Thailand by offering an online presence for small sellers.
Malaysian startup hopes to ‘innovate’ the traditional florist business by improving the purchasing experience, with a ‘surprise’ factor.
Singapore-based startup Ryde Technologies Pte Ltd, behind the ‘Ryde’ carpool app, said it has raised S$1.5 million (approximately US$1 million) in seed round funding from “strategic angel and private investors.”
Malaysian ‘digital concierge’ startup Helpr, which has developed a text-based multi-channel personal assistant, said it has raised an undisclosed amount in seed funding from 500 Startups.
Vietnam’s taembe.com, an online baby retailer and marketplace for third-party sellers and second-hand goods for mothers, said that it had closed a US$228,000 seed funding round led by Swiss Founders Fund.
Regional fitness-sharing platform KFit, founded by entrepreneur and former Groupon international vice president for Asia Pacific Joel Neoh, said it has raised US$3.25 million in an investment round led by Sequoia Capital.