Startups

A dream of angels ... investors, that is
DNA editor Gabey Goh gives flight to a fantasy – what if she had lots of ‘moolah’ and could become an angel investor?
Uber starts its engines in Kuala Lumpur
Car-booking service Uber officially launches in Kuala Lumpur with local team driving business Plans for 2014 include growing business in all markets, bringing in more car choices for consumers
Beyond the bucks
Success sometimes requires having the faith to look past the bottomline The question to ask is: What is the problem you are trying to solve? I AM sometimes asked by entrepreneurs for input on what their next venture should be or whether their current idea has legs.  
Disrupt: 2014 is going to be ‘Startup Malaysia Year’
Potentially over US$70 million in venture funding to be launched Internet entrepreneurs TS Wong, Patrick Grove playing major role IS Malaysia on the verge of becoming a fantasy come true for startups starved for funding?  
Disrupt #12: Addressing the Asean funding gap
Is there a funding gap because VCs in the region lack business experience? Or is the lure of India and China simply overshadowing Asean possibilities?
Market size crunch for Malaysian startups?
Nobuaki Kitagawa, director of overseas investment at CyberAgent Ventures, says that as an early stage investor, it doesn't really look for revenue but rather market traction in terms of users and the potential of the startup -- which is one of the reasons it has not invested in any Malaysian startup yet.
Week in Review: Time to recognise Dash for what he is
Karamjit Singh shares what he thinks of a Malaysian who is seen as a real influencer in the global startup space.
Week in Review: Does not have to be ‘Made in Malaysia’
GridMarkets looks like one of the most promising companies to emerge from the Malaysian startup scene -- does it matter that it is not a 'Malaysian company'?
Pouring cold water on the startup Kool-Aid
Malaysia is a promising startup hub, and the entrepreneurial space here is heating up and getting more vibrant, but we should not paint a false picture that will come back to bite us, writes A. Asohan.
Joota secures US$700,000 in funding
Joot Ventures Sdn Bhd has secured a total of US$700,000 in funding to further develop and market social content network Joota.
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