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Two Singapore-based startups led by tech alumni raise US$76m

TWO Singapore-based startups founded by former Fave, Carousell and foodpanda executives on Thursday separately announced a combined US$76 million in seed funding and debt to acquire e-commerce...

E-commerce startup founded by ex-Carousell, Fave executives launches with US$36m funding

RAINFOREST, an e-commerce brand aggregator headquartered in Singapore, is launching with US$36 million in seed financing to buy and grow Asia-based brands that sell on Amazon.

GlobalTix gets S$3m in fresh funds from Tin Men Capital, SEEDS Capital

LOCAL tour and attractions ticketing platform GlobalTix has received a S$3 million injection from Tin Men Capital and SEEDS Capital, the investment arm of Enterprise Singapore.

Singapore unicorn helps clients access IP data with snap of finger

AS A child, Jeffrey Tiong used to tinker with things around the house. Once, much to the chagrin of his parents, he took apart his newly gifted desktop PC, the IBM 486 - only to build it up again...

Singapore's appeal to tech investors grows with global shift to remote work

REMOTE work has brought an interesting shift in the flow of tech talent globally.

Biotech startup Immunoscape raises US$14m in funding

IMMUNOSCAPE, a biotech startup specialising in cancer treatment, has raised US$14 million to scale up its operations in Singapore and the US, as well as to improve its immune profiling technology...

Deeptech startup Atomionics raises S$2.5m in seed funding to develop product

ATOMIONICS, a deeptech startup which develops quantum sensors that enable navigation without GPS, has raised S$2.5 million in seed funding led by Wavemaker Partners, in partnership with SGInnovate...

Flash Coffee raises US$15m, plans 300 more stores in 2021

ROCKET Internet-backed coffee chain Flash Coffee has raised US$15 million in Series A funding led by global tech investment firm White Star Capital to expand the brand in ten markets across the...

Mark Cuban-backed Singapore NFT startup Mintable closes seed round

SINGAPORE non-fungible token (NFT) marketplace platform Mintable has announced the closure of its undisclosed seed round, weeks after its backing from billionaire investor Mark Cuban.

Singapore takes lion's share of venture dollars in South-east Asia

SINGAPORE is staking a claim as the leader for venture capital dollars in South-east Asia, with tech startups in the city-state drawing in S$5.5 billion of capital over the past year, Second...