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‘Shohoz will deliver any necessary service you can imagine’

Shohoz founder and managing director Maliha M Quadir is an MBA from Harvard and has been named Young Global Leader of 2017 in Asian Countries by the World Economic Forum (WEF) for her efforts in digitizing the ticketing system in Bangladesh Her company Shohoz recently received a $15 million investment from Singapore-based venture capital firm Golden

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A Drink With Marcus Tan, Co-founder And President Of Carousell

Sorry, this entry is only available in 中文. For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. Photography: Mark Lee; Grooming: Angel Gwee, using Kevin.Murphy and Parfums Christian Dior; pocket square: Era Ora Marcus Tan comes across as serious

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Stripe is now valued at $20B after raising another $245M led by Tiger Global

Payments startup Stripe has changed the landscape for how businesses can collect funds online by using a few lines of code, and today the company is announcing that it’s picked up more funding of its own. Stripe has raised $245 million, valuing the company at $20 billion. This is a big jump on its previous

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10 Fintech Founders and Influencers in Indonesia to Follow

Fintech is a fast-growing industry across Southeast Asia, and that includes Indonesia, the region’s largest economy with an estimated population of over 260 million. The Indonesian fintech industry has witnessed considerable growth with an estimated US$22.338 billion worth of transactions in the fintech market for 2018. Fintech companies in Indonesia raised US$176.75 million in 2017

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2018 Demo Asia Summit successfully held in Singapore

SINGAPORE, Sept. 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The 2018 Demo Asia Summit was successfully held at Sands Expo and Convention Center in Singapore on Sept 18th. With the theme “Innovation without Boundary”, the summit gatheredindustry leaders and elites, top investors, technology experts and corporate executives to discuss the future business opportunities in Southeast Asia as well as hot topics such as blockchain technology and its investment strategy and practical

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Social enterprises need to adapt to disruptions in economy: President Halimah

President Halimah Yacob speaking at the “Membina Keluarga Yang Berkekalan” (Building Families That Last) parenting seminar at Holiday Inn Singapore Orchard City Centre on Sept 16, 2018.ST PHOTO: LIM YAOHUI   SINGAPORE – The social enterprise sector in Singapore has grown and gained momentum, but it needs to be adaptable to the disruptions in today’s

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More than a hotel-listing platform

Zuzu Hospitality Solutions co-founders Dan Lynn (left) and Vikram Malhi say they have helped boost the revenues of their clients, mostly small independent hotels throughout Asia, by anywhere from 20 to 60 per cent. Credit: Zuzu Hospitality Solutions UNLIKE many other tech startups out there, Zuzu Hospitality Solutions believes that people still have a place

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Getting the smarts in money

Says CEO Nair: “We live in an age where we have self-driving cars and rockets that can go to Mars. There’s no reason why you need a financial adviser to tell you how to manage your money.” BT PHOTO: DESMOND FOO WHEN a company’s business model is built on a base of savvy consumers keen

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