Mitr Phol Group supports Bio-Based startups, driving Thailand’s agricultural industry through innovation

When startup trends began in Thailand around five years ago, most of the startups were tech and mobile operators. It took a few years after that for more clearly defined industries to enter the game, with startups in PropTech and FinTech following suit. Even though these new industries met with good response, they still face…... read more

MAGIC launches new programs to help corporates to innovate by working with startups

This is one of good news for big corporates and startups in Malaysia. Malaysian Global Innovation & Creativity Centre (MaGIC) has launched two programs,  MaGIC CER Circle and MaGIC Activate, under the MaGIC Corporate Entrepreneurship Responsibility (CER) platform, a national initiative to facilitate greater corporate and private sector involvement in entrepreneurship development across... read more

HostelHunting.com raises Series A round to provide the best student living experiences across Southeast Asia

HostelHunting.com has been a strong player on the Malaysian startup scene since 2015. With a US$500,000 seed funding received in December 2015 from KK Fund (Singapore based VC), Incubate Fund (largest seed VC in Japan) & Cradle Fund under the Ministry of Finance Malaysia (CIP500 program), HostelHunting.com managed to build a strong team and accelerate…... read more

Thailand’s leading energy company PTT joins EIP Nexus strategic partner network with an eye on creating transformational change in the energy industry

New York, NY and Bangkok – June 6, 2017 – Energy Impact Partners LP (EIP) today announced the addition of PTT Public Company Limited (PTT), Thailand’s leading energy company, as the latest investor in its Nexus strategic partner network. PTT joins Southern Company, National Grid plc, Xcel Energy Inc., AGL, Avista Corp., Fortis Inc., Ameren…... read more