6 07, 2019

PayU, Naspers’ global fintech firm, enters Southeast Asia with acquisition of Red Dot Payment – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-07-06T15:54:44+00:00 July 6th, 2019|africa, Asia, eastern europe, economy, Europe, Facebook, finance, financial services, financial technology, Funding, Fundings & Exits, Google, india, Israel, Japan, latin america, MDI Ventures, money, Naspers, Payments, payu, red dot payment, series B, skype, Southeast Asia, Toivo Annus, Uncategorized|

PayU, the Naspers-owned fintech firm that specializes in emerging markets, is broadening its global reach into Southeast Asia after it announced a deal [...]

3 01, 2019

Go-Jek extends ride-hailing service to the rest of Singapore – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-01-03T01:23:36+00:00 January 3rd, 2019|go-jek, ride hailing, Singapore, Southeast Asia, Startups, TC, Transportation, Uncategorized|

After a limited rollout, Go-Jek said today that it will extend its ride-hailing service to all of Singapore tomorrow while continuing its beta [...]

14 12, 2018

Jack Dorsey and Twitter ignored opportunity to meet with civic group on Myanmar issues – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2018-12-14T13:08:12+00:00 December 14th, 2018|Asia, civic, Facebook, jack dorsey, Myanmar, Social, social media, Southeast Asia, Twitter, Uncategorized, united nations|

Responding to criticism from his recent trip to Myanmar, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey said he’s keen to learn about the country’s racial tension [...]

29 11, 2018

Easyship, a Stripe for global e-commerce shipping, raises $4M – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2018-11-29T12:56:36+00:00 November 29th, 2018|alibaba group, Amazon, Asia, board member, e-commerce, eCommerce, Etsy, Funding, Fundings & Exits, kima ventures, Lazada, magento, Rocket Internet, Rubicon Venture Capital, Shopify, Singapore, Southeast Asia, Uncategorized, United States|

Easyship, a Hong Kong-based startup that aims to make international shipping for e-commerce as easy as payments, has closed a $4 million Series [...]

26 10, 2018

Apple picks Thailand for its second retail store in Southeast Asia – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2018-10-26T00:30:24+00:00 October 26th, 2018|APPLE, apple store, Asia, bangkok, China, Singapore, Southeast Asia, Thailand, Uncategorized|

Apple continues to increase its efforts in Southeast Asia’s fast-growing market after it picked Thailand as the location for its second Apple Store [...]

23 09, 2018

Eight Roads Ventures targets Southeast Asia deals – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2018-09-23T00:00:35+00:00 September 23rd, 2018|Asia, Eight Roads Ventures, Funding, Fundings & Exits, golden gate ventures, Google, india, money, openspace ventures, Southeast Asia, temasek, Temasek Holdings, Uncategorized, venture capital|

Eight Roads Ventures, the investment arm of financial giant Fidelity International, is moving into Southeast Asia where it sees the potential to plug [...]

21 04, 2018

Twitter doesn’t care that someone is building a bot army in Southeast Asia – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2018-04-21T09:52:37+00:00 April 21st, 2018|Asia, China, digital media, Facebook, Myanmar, Philippines, Social, Southeast Asia, Thailand, Twitter, Uncategorized, vietnam|

Facebook’s lack of attention to how third parties are using its service to reach users ended with CEO Mark Zuckerberg taking questions from [...]