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KrAsia

With OFBank, the Philippine government enters the remittance business

Luzviminda Elacion visited a local branch of a Philippine bank in Macau four times a month to send a weekly stipend to her children in Nueva […]
May 7th, 2021
Korea Tech Desk

Seoul-based Edtech startup Mathpresso’s math app QANDA doubles its user base in 6 months

Mathematics can be a complex subject for many, and solving problems can become a painful task. To make Math easy and fun, Korean edtech startup Mathpresso […]
May 7th, 2021
KrAsia

Here’s what to expect when you shop on TikTok’s new e-commerce portal

TikTok is getting serious about e-commerce. It launched its new TikTok Shop feature in Indonesia in mid-April, right at the start of Ramadan. In a country […]
May 7th, 2021
Sifted

This company wants to be the Airbnb of sports facility booking

The process of booking something via email, phone or in person is already an antiquated idea to most. But that’s exactly what people needing to book […]
May 6th, 2021
Technode

CHINA VOICES | Official media: Ant is only the beginning

(Image credit: BigStock/Casimiro) Fintech giant Ant Group’s troubles began in November 2020, when Chinese regulators suspended its $34 billion IPO two days before a dual listing […]
May 6th, 2021
Entrackr

Exclusive: Sequoia and Beenext set to lead $4 Mn in AppsForBharat

Sequoia Capital India and Beenext Ventures are in the last leg to invest in a spiritual startup led by one of the former founders of Trell, […]
May 5th, 2021
EU-Startups

Amsterdam-based Cargoplot raises €425K to bring transparency to the freight sector

Dutch startup Cargoplot, an online platform for e-commerce importers and freight forwarders, has raised a pre-seed funding of €425K from ASIF Ventures and several angels. The […]
May 5th, 2021
Korea Tech Desk

Korea’s largest freelancers market platform Kmong doubles its users base & gets new funding

The COVID-19 pandemic hit the economy and job market hard, with massive layoffs and business closures. Hiring was cut, leading many to seek freelance opportunities that […]
May 5th, 2021
KrAsia

Startups roll out measures to assist employees amid the second wave of COVID-19 in India

Indonesian ride-hailing decacorn Gojek, which has approximately 900 employees in India, set up a new Slack channel last month to provide its India team with information […]
May 5th, 2021
EU-Startups

Munich-based StudySmarter raises €12.4 million to grow its intelligent lifelong learning platform

German startup StudySmarter has raised around €12.4 million in Series A funding to bring its award-winning educational app and learning platform globally. The round, which is the […]
May 5th, 2021
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