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Will Shu, CEO of UK-based Online Food Delivery Company Deliveroo, Describes Why His Firm Has Come to Taiwan
With just a tap of a smartphone, eating at home in Taiwan is becoming easier all the time.
[Reprint] Grab Bands Together with Microsoft for an AI-enhanced Customer Experience
The two household names plan on the adoption of digital services across Southeast Asia with Microsoft Azure as Grab’s preferred cloud platform
[Reprint] Go-Jek Is Reportedly Preparing Singapore Launch This Month
The ride-hailing giant from Indonesia plans to enter Singapore after a successful launch in Vietnam under a moniker Go-Viet
Taiwan Cycling App Velodash Gains International Exposure as the Official App for Singapore’s Round Island Bike Adventure
Taiwanese cycling app Velodash was selected by the Singapore government as its official app for recording participants’ performances in a cycling event at the Singapore National Games 2018.
Taiwan-based AI Startup Appier Buys Indian Marketing Company QGraph for an Undisclosed Amount
Leading Taiwanese AI company, Appier, has acquired Indian marketing startup QGraph for an undisclosed sum, in part to boost its presence in India.
Taiwan’s SYSTEX Pairs with New York Startup to Improve Money Laundering Detection
Taiwanese information services firm SYSTEX Corp. says it will become the exclusive provider of anti-money laundering services for Graphen, an American startup that develops artificial intelligence using technology that mirrors the human brain.
A Conversation with Jeff Huang: from Pop Star to Entrepreneur
Over two decades ago, pop star Jeff Huang was a member of L.A. Boyz, the boy band to bring hip-hop music to Taiwan. The band took the nation by storm and Huang played a pivotal role in introducing American music culture to Taiwan.
[Reprint] Tencent Music to File for US IPO Today
Chinese streaming giant Tencent Music will reportedly file for its US-based IPO today (September 7). The company hopes to raise $2 billion at a valuation of up to $31 billion, according to IPO Zaozhidao , a WeChat account with a good track record.
[Reprint] Go-Jek Announces Partnership with 3 P2P Lending Firms
Go-Jek is looking at Southeast Asian wide expansion following this partnership move with Findaya, Dana Cita and Aktivaku
AI Solutions Provider AnyMind Group Acquires Hong Kong’s Largest Media Holdings Company
AnyMind Group, an AI solutions provider, recently announced a takeover of Hong Kong media advertising company Acqua Media , which serves 252 online media outlets and publishers from Beijing to Sydney.
Maverick, the Son of Acer Founder Stan Shih, Leads his Company into the Future
Maverick Shih, the son of Acer founder Stan Shih, is working to transform what was once a traditional personal computer maker into a service-orientated business, expanding the company’s cyber-security ventures, elderly care products and digital public sig
Aided by Big Backers, Travel App KLOOK Raises Record Funding
KLOOK, a travel app, has recently announced it raised US$200 million in a series D round of venture capital funding, making it the most cash-flushed of all startups in the tours and activities sector of the travel industry.
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