startups

Singapore proptech startup Ohmyhome gets S$4m Series A funding

OHMYHOME, a Singapore-based property marketplace, announced on Thursday it has raised S$4 million in Series A funding led by Golden Equator Capital.

Singapore-founded home interior platform Livspace gets US$70m Series C funding

LIVSPACE, a Singapore-founded home interior and renovation platform, has raised US$70 million in Series C funding led by global investment funds TPG Growth and Goldman Sachs.

South African fintech firm Jumo raises US$52m to expand in Asia and Africa; CEO moves to Singapore

SINGAPORE - South African fintech firm Jumo has raised US$52 million (S$71.5 million) in its latest funding round led by Goldman Sachs, which joins as a new investor.

Singapore start-ups get help finding partners with new online platform

SINGAPORE - Start-ups, incubators and accelerators, and investors can now find and connect with one another through an online portal called the Startup SG Network, the latest addition to Singapore...

Go-Jek in talks to raise at least US$2b in funding as it races Grab in South-east Asia

SINGAPORE (BLOOMBERG) - Go-Jek, Indonesia's most valuable technology start-up, is in talks to raise at least US$2 billion to fuel an accelerated expansion overseas, according to a person with...

Celebrities bring star power to enterprise tech conferences

ENTERPRISE tech conferences have evolved into extravaganzas.

Indonesian fintech startup Moka raises US$24m in Series B funding

INDONESIAN cloud-based point-of-sale (POS) system startup Moka has raised US$24 million in a Series B funding round, with EDBI - the investment arm of the Economic Development Board - among the...

Number of exits by South-east Asian startups rises for third year running

STARTUP exits in South-east Asia have grown in number for the third year running this year, with nearly 200 exits forecasted to take place by year's end, an inaugural study on the region's tech,...

Accuron MedTech opens S$10m incubator hub in Tuas

SINGAPORE-BASED medical device company Accuron MedTech opened a S$10 million medical technology (medtech) centre here on Thursday.

Lack of software developers hobbling growth

SINGAPORE'S economy could grow by an additional S$1.6 billion annually - if companies can harness their software developer resources more effectively, a study commissioned by San Francisco-based...

Indonesia still a draw for startups despite depreciating rupiah

THE recent free-fall of the rupiah could have led to jitters among investors and Singapore companies exposed to Indonesia, but analysts say the country remains attractive for businesses - in...