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Thursday, January 24, 2019

How TIA is collaborating with the blockchain community

In line with our mission of helping to grow Asia’s tech ecosystem, Tech in Asia is taking our biggest step yet in putting our...

5 rising startups in Japan

The race to be Japan’s  top robo-advisor startup continues. Read below to see which startups got funding this week. SmartEstate Photo Credit: Jordan Donaldson Anyone who...

Massive online community chat groups are taking off in Indonesia

They’ll take their conversation online. Image credit: ferli / 123RF More Indonesians are meeting and talking in online communities via their mobile devices. The mobile...

Cyber security startup raises $10m to help protect industrial internet systems

ScadaFence founders Ofer Shaked (L) and Yoni Shohet. Photo credit: ScadaFence. As connected devices find their way into large-scale industrial applications – what’s often called...

Asia tech news roundup – Dec 21

Photo credit: Didi Chuxing If you thought the days of mega-investments into ride-hailing startups were over, you were wrong. Transportation Didi Chuxing pockets US$4 billion (China). The...

Asia tech news roundup – Jan 8

Ooi Huey Tyng, GrabPay’s new managing director for Singapore, Malaysia, and the Philippines. Photo credit: Grab / MovingStills Photography Funding for a used luxury goods marketplace,...

Asia news roundup: Alibaba goes rural, Nanjing hits brakes on ride-sharing, and more

Alibaba founder Jack Ma / Photo credit: Alibaba Here’s a wrap of the day’s news. Ecommerce Alibaba to invest over US$700 million in Huitongda Network (China). Alibaba...

Philippines’ U-Hop takes the fight to Uber, goes stateside with ‘Money’ Mayweather backing

Floyd ‘Money’ Mayweather (third from left) announcing his firm’s investment in U-Hop today. / Photo credit: U-Hop It was billed as “The Fight of the...

Singapore startup raises $30m to let you buy electricity on the blockchain

Photo credit: 123RF Electrify, a Singapore-based startup that aims to use a blockchain to let consumers buy electricity from energy retailers and other consumers, has...

Video: As young as 12, they’re already training to be tech CEOs of the...

These entrepreneurs-in-training, aged 12 to 17, are at Young Founders School to hone their hustle muscles. The scheme has already had 600 students –...