SE Asia’s East Ventures Looks To Back Startups With $88M Fund – pymnts.com

Share Tweet Share Share Share Print Email Singapore-based early stage tech investment firm East Ventures has targeted a new fund intending on benefiting businesses hurting from the coronavirus pandemic, Bloomberg reported.The seed fund...

Why global investors should invest in Africa’s tech startups – Bizcommunity.com

According to UNICEF's Generation 2030/Africa Report, over the next three decades, almost two billion babies will be born in Africa. In fact, the report predicts that, by 2050, roughly 40% of all births,...

Central, AWS set up startup lab – Bangkok Post

Central Tech, the e-retail technology arm under Central Group, is partnering with Amazon Web Services (AWS) to establish the Central Tech Retail Lab to support startups with ideas that can be incorporated into...

Despite hype about billion-dollar deals, China is a minor investor in India – Livemint

For decades, China viewed India as a market to sell its goods. Since 2016, though it has started putting money into the Indian startup space, though on a scale that is...

How this IIT-Bombay alumna’s SaaS startup raised $44M last month, and has been doubling...

Keen on solving a host of real-world problems, entrepreneur Kanti Prabha has been building Software as a Service (SaaS) products for the past 15 years. The 39-year-old had previously helped build tech startups,...

Canada’s Trudeau rules out releasing Huawei tech executive – STLtoday.com

Canada's Trudeau rules out releasing Huawei tech executive | St. Louis business news | stltoday.com ...

NZ ideal for new health tech – Cereus investment company head – RNZ

New Zealand is ready to become a global hub for health tech start-ups, an angel investor says. Public hospitals reported more than 500 adverse events or failures in...

Verizon pulls ads from Facebook over inaction on hate speech – The Guardian

Verizon is pulling its advertising from Instagram and Facebook, the biggest name so far in a growing movement to boycott the social network for not doing enough to stop hate speech on its...

Mastercard and Visa reportedly reconsidering their relationship with Wirecard following accounting scandal – KEYT

Mastercard and Visa are reconsidering whether to allow Wirecard to continue processing payments on their networks, following the fintech company’s massive accounting scandal, according to...

£400 million boost to regional R&D projects across the UK – GOV.UK

Over £400 million of funding to back cutting-edge R&D projects across the UK - creating thousands of jobs projects to develop autonomous and electric vehicles in South Wales and zero-emissions tech in...

Secret Oops makes its AR debut on Apple Arcade

Game studio MixedBag is unveiling its Secret Oops augmented reality game today on Apple Arcade. The AR title is the fourth AR game on...