A financial technology start-up of an NRI in Singapore today launched an online platform which the company said allows consumers to transfer funds to India cheaply.
Online-based transportation app Go-Jek introduced a separate mobile app for its lifestyle-related services on Feb. 1.
Singapore-based health tech startup CXA Group has raised $25 million in Series B funding. B Capital Group and EDBI led the round.
Yojee, a Singapore-based company which has developed a “collaborative economy logistics” platform, has introduced artificial intelligence (AI) chatbot agents to its software.
PayPal launched its first-ever bot today for users of team messaging app Slack. The bot lets people send peer-to-peer (P2P) payments with the shortcode /paypal and a user’s Slack handle, according to VentureBeat.
Australia Post will establish a marketplace within Southeast Asia following a new agreement with e-commerce network Lazada, which is majority-owned by Alibaba.
Ride-hailing service provider Grab is moving beyond cars and taxis with the introduction of its new coach booking service, it announced on Tuesday (Feb 7).
Southeast Asian ride-hailing platform Grab will be launching a $100-million social impact investment fund under its “Grab 4 Indonesia” 2020 master plan.
The smartphone market in China saw a 19% on-year growth and 17% quarterly growth in the fourth quarter of 2016, according to the latest IDC Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker. For the full year of 2016, the market grew by 9% with top Chinese smartphone vendors taking up a larger share of the market.
Singapore-based lifestyle venture platform, iFashion Group, announced today it has acquired Singaporean independent designer brands marketplace Megafash for S$3.15 million (US$2.23 million), in a cash and shares deal.