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In brief: Hootsuite closes Singapore office as it moves APAC HQ to Sydney

Social media management platform, Hootsuite, has closed its Singapore operations and moved its Asia-Pacific headquarters to Sydney, according to a report by...

Indonesian startup Lubna bags seed funding from East Ventures

Jakarta-based automated trading platform, Lubna, has secured an undisclosed amount of seed funding from venture capital firm East Ventures.

Go-Jek launches Go-Travel to compete with Grab

With the plan to launch a new chat feature and e-commerce offering, Go-Mall, Indonesian ride-hailing giant, Go-Jek, is also quietly planning to...

Malaysia’s Axiata Digital sells venture portfolio to Singapore’s Pegasus 7 Ventures

Axiata Digital, the digital services arm of telecommunications giant Axiata Group Bhd, has entered into an agreement to sell its digital ventures...

Thailand’s Krungsri Finnovate backs Series A+ for Choco CRM

Krungsri Finnovate, the venture capital arm of Thailand’s Krungsri Bank, announced that it has invested into the extended Series A round for...

Shopee Indonesia partners with Traveloka for plane tickets

Shopee Indonesia teams up with Jakarta-headquartered unicorn, Traveloka, to add a flight ticket booking feature on its app since April of this...

US e-scooter startup Lime picks Singapore as regional HQ

The island city-state will be the headquarters of the US startup, Lime, for its Asia-Pacific expansion plan, with the central business district-located...

Malaysian fintech startup raised pre-series A investment

MoneyMatch announced that it had raised an undisclosed amount in pre-Series A funding led by Cradle Seed Ventures. At...

In brief: Indonesia’s Online Travel Agency Traveloka secure US$420M in funding

Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund GIC led a funding round with Traveloka, an online travel agency from Indonesia. The online travel unicorn has...

Cool Japan Fund invests US$10M in Singapore’s lifestyle media site Clozette

Clozette announced that it had secured US$10 million in Series C funding from Cool Japan Fund, a public-private fund under the Ministry...

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