Startups

KakiTangan raises RM1mil from pitchIN in record time of less than 24 hours
Coastal Hectare Sdn Bhd, which runs KakiTangan.com just raised RM1 mil on PitchIn in less than 24-hours, giving a huge boost to ECF as a viable funding platform for other startups. 
Funding akin to dating, keep things interesting, advices Roger’s CEO
Building relationships to obtain funding as that gives your startup the all important speed element
SEA needs to collaborate more to grow startup ecosystem: Kejora Group
Collaborate to make policies more open, to encourage technology sharing Sees investors maturing, now looking at fundamental aspects of company instead of merely market share  
Girls in Tech founder cautions against falling in love…with your business model
Offers proven strategies for turning business ideas into fluid, effective business models.
MaGIC’s concern over flatlining in startup ideas
Looking to create stronger ties between corporate players and startups that benefits both sides.  
DNA on BFM: Senheng to take on e-commerce merchants
Traditional electrical goods retailer Senheng’s upcoming e-commerce launch and DNA’s July 28 What’s Next conference has Karamjit Singh excited.
Rebranding your startup: Lessons learnt
You got started, grew, and then grew a lot more, and suddenly realise you need to rebrand – but your rebranding strategy has to be carefully thought through, writes Near CEO Anil Mathews.
Week in Review: Jokowi’s US visit will boost Indonesian ecosystem
Indonesian President Joko ‘Jokowi’ Widodo is heading to the US and of course, Silicon Valley, next week. DNA founder Karamjit Singh shares why that is going to be a big boost to the Indonesian digital economy.
When going mobile backfires: What to watch out for
Going mobile simply because everyone else is doing it is a terribly simplistic way of looking at the medium, and that kind of simplicity generally translates into terrible results, writes Justin Hall.
Week in Review: Startups can learn much from FashionValet’s founder
The chutzpah of FashionValet’s founder when up against a stronger funded competitor such as Zalora has Karamjit Singh wondering what Founder Institute’s Adeo Ressi will discover about the essence of the startup founder. 
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