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Monk’s Hill Ventures Encourages SEA Startups to Think Bigger

Having been active in Southeast Asia with all the top Asian startups for a while, Monk’s Hill Ventures continues to engage with startup founders in the region – including Thailand....

SCG’s New Investment Arm AddVentures Seeks Startups Who Are Ready to Grow in Leaps and Bounds

What kind of startups are being sought out by SCG’s new investment arm AddVentures? Those who are ready to grow in leaps and bounds.......

6 new CVCs in Thailand that you can meet at Techsauce Global Summit

The startup ecosystem in Thailand has grown exponentially over the last four years and shows no sign of slowing down. Considering the recent political developments in the West more...

VGI Global Media PCL increases shareholding in Thailand’s leading financial online brokerage rabbit finance

Rabbit finance offers digital insurance and banking products to modern Thai consumers. The company has expanded fast over the last four years, growing over 200% per year, fueled by...

[PHOTOS] Inside Vietnam’s first coworking space chain Toong, which just raised additional funding from luxury developer Indochina Capital

Toong coworking space and Indochina Capital (ICC) jointly announced on June 19, 2017 that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which the two companies will start wor...

Thailand's top mPOS startup Digio garners Series A from InVent

InVent, a VC arm of Intouch Holdings Public Company Limited (SET: INTUCH) has invested in a Series A financing round for payment and e-wallet technology startup Digio (Thailand) Co...

Malaysian e-marketplace for migrants MyCash raises RM1.3M through equity crowdfunding round

KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA, 16 June 2017 - MyCash Online, a fintech startup that is providing online services to the unbanked has raised RM1.3M in 24 hours in their equity crowdfunding...

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 th...

SEA largest C2B used car platform Carsome raised 6 Million USD led by Gobi Partners

Carsome, Southeast Asia’s largest C2B used car platform, has announced today that it has received funding of US$6 Million in a round led by Gobi Partners. Other investors in the ro...

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

We managed to grab a quick interview with Singaporean technology entrepreneur Peng T. Ong, best-known as the co-founder and CTO of Match.com, about his thoughts on Thailand's curre...

Thai Cashback Website Dealcha! raises investment from 500 TukTuks and VC groups

Dealcha!, a Thai e-commerce enabler startup, has secured an undisclosed amount in seed funding from 500 TukTuks, Solera investment, NextTech and angel investor Robert Lomnitz from ...

Krungsri launches 'Krungsri Finnovate' to support fintech startups in Thailand and ASEAN

Krungsri (Bank of Ayudhya Pcl. and its business units) has launched its latest subsidiary Krungsri Finnovate Co., Ltd., with a key focus on three core fintech activities:......

500 Tuk Tuks funds 'Resulticks' to boost marketing automation growth in the region

500 Tuk Tuks (500 Startups’ Thai focused fund) announced a brand new entry into its portfolio of investments – this time in the burgeoning space of marketing automation, with Resul...

A wrap-up of SCB’s Faster Future FinTech Forum: Thailand's first forum of its kind

Last week, Siam Commercial Bank (SCB) partnered with Digital Ventures – the bank’s fintech investment arm – to host Thailand’s first-ever fintech investment forum titled “Faster Fu...

Thailand's leading energy conglomerate, PTT, to set up a US$45 million venture capital fund to invest in technologies

PTT, the Thai state-owned oil and gas company and one of the largest corporations in the country, has announced to set up a fund of 45 million USD to invest in technology companies...

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