Indonesia-based Waste4Change  announced that it secured a US$5 million series A funding round, co-led by AC Ventures and PT Barito Mitra Investama. The round was joined by Basra Corporation, Paloma Capital, PT Delapan Satu Investa, Living Lab Ventures, SMDV, and Urban Gateway Fund. Waste4Change is a leading waste management platform...
unMEAT, the luncheon meat and canned tuna products made from 100% plant-based ingredients including non-GMO soy, natural oils, and flavours, recently launched in Singapore. unMEAT is a plant-based protein designed to look, cook, feel and taste like meat without the meat. Naturally tasty, juicy and tender to the bite; it...
Deartime is launched to close the insurance penetration gap in Malaysia by offering insurance that is affordable, simple, and accessible to all through fully digital means, according to founder and CEO Jon Ng It is the first life insurer in the Bank Negara Malaysia Fintech Regulatory Sandbox, which aims to...
Merchants in Southeast Asia can now add PayNow, the national payment network in Singapore, to their service with minimal integration effort, thanks to a newly minted partnership between Fazz, a business account that allows businesses of all scales to pay, save and get credit, and Primer, the world’s first...
Singaporean expense management start-up Spenmo is partnering with four other Y Combinator-backed companies to help other start-ups streamline their workflows. Running a startup with a lean team can be a tall ask — employees are stretched thin and often have to take on multiple roles, even in other aspects of...
AFFIN Bank Bhd has officially launched AFFIN Aspira, a platform which provides comprehensive all-in-one solution from transactions, financing, protection and advisory to support the aspiration of Malaysian start-up companies in Malaysia. This latest initiative was unveiled at the inaugural SME Sustainability Conference organised by AFFIN BANK. Under AFFIN Aspira, Malaysian...
Cradle Fund Sdn Bhd, the agency under the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MOSTI) in Malaysia, is collaborating with Microsoft to provide startups with a global platform to scale their innovations. By incorporating Microsoft for Startups Founders Hub within their MYStartup platform, digital natives in Malaysia will have access...
Integrated car e-commerce platform, CARSOME, is expanding its regional headquarters in Malaysia, in its efforts to grow a high-skilled workforce that would solve all customers’ pain points in the car ownership journey. The new headquarters occupies 41,860 sq ft of space, spread across four stories at KYM Tower in Mutiara...
AnyMind Group, an end-to-end commerce enablement company, has raised ¥4 billion (approximately US$29.4 million) in its Series D funding round, with total funding to date approximating US$91.7 million. In addition, the company said in a statement that it has also secured a ¥1 billion credit facility from Mizuho Bank for...
Indonesia’s business-to-business market platform for farmers AgriAku has secured US$35 million in a Series A funding round led by Alpha JWC Ventures as it looks to expand its team and product range. Existing backers Go-Ventures and MDI Ventures also joined the round, along with new investors such as BRI Ventures,...
The Selangor State Development Corporation is targeting RM1 million worth of transactions during its Ekspo Usahawan Selangor 2022 (SELBIZ 2022), and a turnout of 10,000 visitors. With the uptake of 160 booths from local entrepreneurs, the first SELBIZ 2022 will be held on 3-4 September 2022,  at SACC Convention Centre...
Budding entrepreneurs and start-ups are invited to join the latest mentoring initiative by Carsome and Sunway Innovation Labs (iLabs), the innovation arm of Sunway Group. The partnership has launched the Carsome Mobility Lab programme to accelerate the growth of start-ups in the auto ecosystem through one-to-one mentoring, workshops, access to...

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