Southeast Asia

StoreHub Raises US$13.5mil pre-Series B funding to drive further F&B, retail automation in SEA
Estimated 2mil businesses in Thailand, M’sia, Philippines to onboard still Platform akin to having 10 extra staff that work 24/7 with zero errors
Awantec expects first Google cloud region in Malaysia to speed cloud adoption across public sector, corporates
  Empower public sector to deliver critical new citizen-centric services Enhance Awantec capabilities in delivering better customer experiences
When energy giant, Shell, combined strengths with Malaysian startup, ParkEasy
50% acquisition bought out early investors KMP, Cradle Fund & 1337 Ventures Shell gets path to established, parking & e-mobility platform that can be scaled
Applications open for SEA startups looking to get into Carsome Mobility Lab programme
Accelerate startups in auto ecosystem via mentoring, workshops, funding Partners Sunway iLabs for first of its kind auto ecosystem focused accelerator
Launched 10 years ago, Malaysia’s pitchIN aims to be the digital fundraising and investments hub in SEA
All eyes on Sam Shafie and Kashminder Singh as they build IEO Eye on P2P financing over mid term, synergies with other offerings
ASX listed Novatti to acquire Malaysian fintech, ATX for up to A$9.9mil
Gives Novatti strong business in Malaysia, platform to expand to SEA Have been working together since 2015, 2/3 acquisition sale in cash
EY report: Digital ecosystem participation is new game-changer
Collaborative consumption, sharing economy underpin digital ecosystems Digital ecosystem play driving up collaboration, partnerships and M&As
Alibaba Cloud to launch M'sian innovation centre, a boost to startups, SMEs
The first of its kind outside of China, the centre aims to help startups grow in Malaysia and train new local professionals.
Awake Asia Merges with ADA to create integrated e-Commerce service across 10 countries
Brings integrated brand, media, eCommerce services to South & Southeast Asia Merged eCommerce practice taps into US$100bil opportunity across Southeast Asia ADA launches the region’s first integrated e-Commerce practice through a merger with Awake Asia, a regional e-Commerce enabler operating in six countries in Southeast Asia.
Tech talent compensation has shifted dramatically in Southeast Asia: Monk’s Hill Ventures
The inaugural Southeast Asia Tech Talent Compensation report from Monk's Hill Ventures and Glints identifies eight major trends in attracting talent in the region
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