CloudEats is a Philippines-based food and beverages services startup that operates the country’s largest cloud kitchen, serving more than three thousand customers daily with their hot, freshly cooked and affordable meals. The cloud kitchen startup only recently established itself in the middle of 2019, but already has its sights set…Continue Reading

Indonesia-based Halodoc, an aspiring unicorn healthtech startup, along with regional unicorn superapp Gojek, recently collaborated together with Indonesia’s Mitra Keluarga Hospital and Kemayoran Complex Management Center (PPKK) to initiate free massive rapid covid-19 testing for the inhabitants of the city of Jakarta that will run from early to mid April…Continue Reading


Amidst the contagious COVID-19 pandemic, several tech startups from around the world have stepped up to contribute their efforts to battle the novel coronavirus outbreak. One such deep tech startup is Indonesia-based Nusantics, which specializes in the field of genomics. The innovative startup, which is backed by East Ventures, a…Continue Reading

Zenius Education

Indonesia-based edutech startup Zenius Education has formed a joint collaborative initiative with regional unicorn Gojek to introduce free digital educational services, which include live sessions, on the super app’s platform. This is in response to the recent COVID-19 outbreak that has befallen the world’s largest island nation, which has kept…Continue Reading

Singapore-headquartered people analytics startup EngageRocket recently announced that it has secured approximately US$2 million in a Series A funding round led by Singapore-based venture capital firm Qualgro. Qualgro – whose name is a combination of the words ‘quality’ and ‘growth’ – mainly focuses their investments at Series A and Series…Continue Reading

Dropee, a Malaysian artificial intelligence-powered business to business wholesale (B2B) marketplace startup, utilizes technology to distinguish itself from its competitors by leveraging predictive analytics and artificial intelligence (AI) to enable local retailers and mom-and-pop stores to better source products and manage their inventory in a more efficient manner, by predicting…Continue Reading

Aspiring unicorn ShopBack, a Singapore-based pioneering cashback and discovery platform startup, announced recently that it has landed US$75 million in an extended Series B round of funding led by Temasek, the Singapore government-owned sovereign wealth fund. Other participants of the cashback app’s extended financing round include existing investors EV Growth,…Continue Reading

Indonesian Bank Mandiri’s subsidiary PT Mandiri Capital Indonesia (MCI), the corporate venture capital arm of the country’s largest financial institution, recently announced that is currently searching for promising startups in which to invest in as part of a strategic vision to establish a strong foothold in Indonesia’s fast expanding digital…Continue Reading

The vast majority of cyberattacks that occur today are caused by human error. Cybercriminals are getting more sophisticated with each cyberattack, employing ingenious methods that can bypass conventional layers of security, meaning that error-prone humans often have to act as the final bastion of defense against these malicious actors. This…Continue Reading