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Traveloka expands services beyond Southeast Asia

The Indonesian online travel unicorn is expanding its business to Australia.

Three Southeast Asian Startups Poised to be the Next Unicorns

It’s two months into 2019, and more startups are poised to join Southeast Asia’s old guard of unicorn companies as funding are flooding into the regional startup scene. Majority of capital are continuously associated with a few familiar names. Late-stage companies are raising larger rounds and putting them closer to the US$1B billion valuation. Here […]

Who is Winning in the Battle for E-Wallet Domination in Southeast Asia?

With a rapidly increasing population of 600 million smartphone savvy users, Southeast Asia has been the hotbed for e-wallet startups that looks to change the society way in payment. While we have all seen how you can pay for street food in Beijing with a quick scan of the QR code via WeChat Pay or […]

Southeast Asia seen as best investment destination this year

A poll at the Asian Financial Forum revealed that 39 percent believe Southeast Asia to be the best investment prospect in 2019, favored over other choices like China (35 percent) and the United States (16 percent). This vote took place during the 12th Asian Financial Forum held on January 14 and 15 in Hong Kong […]

Asian Health Tech continues to be Pivotal in 2019

At a tech conference in Jakarta last year, the audience was asked to vote which tech sector they thought would be the most bullish in 2019. Trendy topics like virtual reality (VR) and artificial intelligence (AI) would most likely come to mind, or some might even prefer established sectors like ecommerce and fintech. The most […]
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