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Digital insurance firm Singapore Life raises $33M ahead of Southeast Asia expansion – TechCrunch

Digital insurance firm Singapore Life raises $33M ahead of Southeast Asia expansion – TechCrunch Digital insurance firm Singapore Life has started 2019 with a bang after it raised $33 million across two investments as it eyes new market expansions in Southeast Asia. The company pulled in $20 million from NYSE-listed …

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BasisAI, a Singapore startup from Bay Area returnees, comes out of stealth with impressive creds – TechCrunch

BasisAI, a Singapore startup from Bay Area returnees, comes out of stealth with impressive creds – TechCrunch An intriguing new startup is out from under the radar in Southeast Asia after BasisAI, a Singapore-based company, revealed itself this week. The startup disclosed a seed investment from two prestigious investors in the …

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African fintech startup Jumo raises $12.5M more to fund Asia expansion – TechCrunch

African fintech startup Jumo raises $12.5M more to fund Asia expansion – TechCrunch Months after a big round, African fintech startup Jumo has pulled in a fresh $12.5 million to add more fuel for its expansion into Asia Pacific. The new investment comes from London-based investment fund Odey Asset Management, and …

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Google’s News Initiative heads to APAC with grants of up to $300K for media orgs – TechCrunch

Google’s News Initiative heads to APAC with grants of up to $300K for media orgs – TechCrunch Google is expanding its efforts to support media to Asia Pacific after the search giant brought its Google News Initiative to the region. Known as GNI, the program is designed to “help quality …

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Gogoprint raises $7.7M to expand its online printing business in Asia Pacific – TechCrunch

Gogoprint raises $7.7M to expand its online printing business in Asia Pacific – TechCrunch Gogoprint, a startup that is aiming to disrupt the traditional printing industry in Southeast Asia, has pulled in a $7.7 million investment as prepares to expand its business in Asia Pacific. We first profiled Gogoprint in …

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Facebook is opening its first data center in Asia – TechCrunch

Facebook is opening its first data center in Asia – TechCrunch Facebook is opening its first data center in Asia. The company announced today that it is planning an 11-story building in Singapore that will help its services run faster and more efficiently. The development will cost SG$1.4 billion, or …

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