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Go-Jek plans to raise $2B more for Southeast Asia ride-hailing battle – TechCrunch

Go-Jek plans to raise $2B more for Southeast Asia ride-hailing battle – TechCrunch Indonesia’s Go-Jek is planning to raise $2 billion from investors to fuel its ride-hailing battle with Grab in Southeast Asia. Go-Jek raised $1.5 billion earlier this year from investors that include Chinese trio Tencent, Meituan and JD.com, …

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Mobile social network Path, once a challenger to Facebook, is closing down – TechCrunch

Mobile social network Path, once a challenger to Facebook, is closing down – TechCrunch It’s that time again, folks, time to say goodbye to a social media service from days past. Following the shuttering of Klout earlier this year, now Path, the one-time rival to Facebook, is closing its doors, …

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Golden Gate Ventures closes new $100M fund for Southeast Asia – TechCrunch

Golden Gate Ventures closes new $100M fund for Southeast Asia – TechCrunch Singapore’s Golden Gate Ventures has announced the close of its newest (and third) fund for Southeast Asia at a total of $100 million. The first hit a first close in the summer, as TechCrunch reported at the time, …

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Indonesian fintech startup Moka raises $24M led by Sequoia India – TechCrunch

Indonesian fintech startup Moka raises $24M led by Sequoia India – TechCrunch Indonesia’s Moka, a startup that helps SMEs and retailers manage payment and other business operations, has pulled in a $24 million Series B round for growth. The investment is led by Sequoia India and Southeast Asia — which …

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Southeast Asia’s Fave raises $20M and adds mystery strategic investor from China – TechCrunch

Southeast Asia’s Fave raises $20M and adds mystery strategic investor from China – TechCrunch So you thought group-buying was dead?! Not in Southeast Asia where Fave, a company that aims to connect local merchants with customers using discount sales, has closed a $20 million Series B round as it explores expansion …

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The top 10 startups from Y Combinator’s Demo Day S’18 Day 2 – TechCrunch

The top 10 startups from Y Combinator’s Demo Day S’18 Day 2 – TechCrunch 59 startups took the stage at Y Combinator’s Demo Day 2  and among the highlights were a company that helps developers manage in-app subscriptions; a service that lets you create animojis from real photos; and a surplus …

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Xiaomi posts $2.1B profit in its first quarter as a public company – TechCrunch

Xiaomi posts $2.1B profit in its first quarter as a public company – TechCrunch Chinese smartphone firm Xiaomi has posted a $2.1 billion profit for its first quarter of business as a public company on account of growing smartphone and hardware sales. The firm listed in Hong Kong in July in …

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Grab picks up $2 billion more to fuel growth in post-Uber Southeast Asia – TechCrunch

Grab picks up $2 billion more to fuel growth in post-Uber Southeast Asia – TechCrunch Grab, the ride-hailing service that struck a deal to take Uber out of Southeast Asia, has pulled in $2 billion in new capital as it seeks to go beyond ride-hailing to offer more on-demand services. …

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Go-Jek kicks off Southeast Asia expansion with Vietnam launch – TechCrunch

Go-Jek kicks off Southeast Asia expansion with Vietnam launch – TechCrunch Go-Jek, the Indonesia-based ride-sharing company valued at $5 billion, has begun its ambitious plan to increase its rivalry with Grab by expanding into three new markets after it opened shop in Vietnam. The service — which is known as Go-Viet …

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Experian leads $28M investment in Southeast Asia fintech startup C88 – TechCrunch

Experian leads $28M investment in Southeast Asia fintech startup C88 – TechCrunch Experian is making its first major bet on Southeast Asia and its population of over 650 million consumers after the financial credit giant backed Singapore-based C88 Financial Technologies, which operates financial marketplaces that help lenders reach new audiences. C88 today …

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