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Uber Eats goes local to find niche in South Africa

[SOWETO, South Africa] A stone's throw from Nelson Mandela's former home in South Africa's Soweto township, Dumile Badela's restaurant is now more hectic and lucrative than ever, thanks to Uber...

Tech investor Naspers prepares to list global empire

[BRUSSELS] When Naspers Ltd's Latin America chief cold-called Alec Oxenford in 2010, he got straight to the point: He wanted to buy a majority stake of the Argentinian entrepreneur's online...

Investors bet on India social commerce startup in US$125m funding round

[BANGALORE] Facebook Inc is participating in a US$125 million fundraising for an Indian startup that is aiming to bring more commerce to social networks like, well, Facebook.

How long can Carousell go without monetisation breakthrough?

AS it enters its eighth year, Singapore's marquee startup, Carousell, could face pressure to show that its monetisation strategy is actually getting somewhere instead of being stuck on a merry-go-...