How about staying at a 5-star hotel but only paying 3-star prices? The OTA industry faces possible disruption with Malaysia-based startup Staydilly’s ingenuous business model

For many frequent business travelers, far from being a status symbol and a vision of luxury, traveling can be quite a chore. Most of us need to make the trade-off between luxury, which we all want - and keeping costs within a budget (not all of us are millionaires!). Well, there’s good news for those who…... read more

5 minutes of wisdom for Thai startups from Peng T. Ong, co-founder of

We managed to grab a quick interview with Singaporean technology entrepreneur Peng T. Ong, best-known as the co-founder and CTO of, about his thoughts on Thailand's current startup scene. Now he holds the position of Managing Director at Monk’s Hill Ventures - a Southeast Asian VC bullish enough on Thailand that they have recently put someone on the ground…... read more

Japan roadshow in a nutshell: Pocket Concierge wins, SEA expansion tips from Omise and Arcterus

Two weeks ago, Techsauce's Global Summit Roadshow hit Japan on March 18th at Startup Hub Tokyo when Japanese startups, corporates, and media came together to experience a taste of what is to come as Thailand's largest startup event brought its roadshow to Japan. The evening culminated with the special "Techsauce Global Summit" roadshow pitching competition that is being held in a total of 6 cities leading up to the grand finale in Bangkok on July 28-29 of this year.... read more