Startups

Parenting-focused, edamama, raises US$5mil funding round
Philippine-based startup Edamama, an ecommerce platform catered to mothers, said it has raised US$5 mil(RM20.8 mil) in its pre-series A round.
Allianz General to be in NEXEA Corporate Accelerator Programme
Allianz General is set to feature in NEXEA Corporate Accelerator Programme 2021 for the second year running, renewing its interest in discovering potential partnerships.
Selangor Accelerator Programme 2021 focuses on Agrotech and Fintech under new norms
Fourth cohort to focus on Agrotech, Fintech,Greentech, e-Commerce 43% of past 90 SAP participants received funding post programme
Investors form Fintech Angel Operators, a boon to early stage startups
Executives from the largest fintechs in Southeast Asia launch Fintech Angel Operators to bring on-the-ground expertise to early-stage startups.
Second ScaleUp Endeavor program launched in Malaysia – looking for entrepreneurs who dream big, want to scale fast
Target double revenue growth & hit cumulative fundraising of US$30mil Mentor paired with entrepreneurs to guide through complexities of scaling
Arus Oil, Cult Creative winners of Alpha Startup™ Digital Accelerator 2021
36th cohort of 1337 Ventures organised accelerator saw 11 final pitches 37th cohort kicked off with focus on fintech and insurtech startups
500 Startups kicks off Batch 4 of Global Launch Singapore
The programme helps early and growth-stage startups worldwide learn how to enter the Singaporean market and has begun applications.
MDEC launches Innovation Exchange programme
The MIX is designed to accelerated digitalisation of nation’s economy by linking corporates to local tech startups and scale-ups.
Selangor takes it to the next level with Sidec
Aims to be leading Smart State in SEA by 2025 Will require strong ecosystem, collaborating together Taking it to the next level is how best to describe what the Selangor State Government is doing in its efforts to help businesses in the state strengthen their competitiveness.
The future of Malaysia’s startup ecosystem is in building more, and better, startups
A panel discussion at the KL Startup Summit highlights the gaps and goals of the Malaysian startup ecosystem.
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