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10 hot start-ups that are reshaping Asia

From fintech to autonomous driving, via retail, health, education and media, we look at companies from across Asia that are shaking up the region.
January 02, 2018

For iCarbonX, success is in the genes

China's youngest ever unicorn is working with tech giant Tencent and is building an international digital alliance with other companies in the healthcare space.
December 18, 2017

How start-up Trax is shaking up supermarkets

Big brands like Coca-Cola and Lavazza are working with the Singapore-Israeli company, tapping its image recognition software to monitor valuable retail shelf space.
December 13, 2017

Pony.ai drives China's autonomous car push

Barely a year old, the Chinese start-up has raised cash from Sequoia Capital and IDG Capital to support its talented team. But the road to build a self-driving car is looking congested.
December 12, 2017

How Zhuan Zhuan is taking on Alibaba's Xianyu

Tencent-backed start-up has become China's second biggest online resale platform and is exploiting WeChat's vast community of users. It's now the main rival to Alibaba's Xianyu.
December 06, 2017

How Toutiao is changing the way China reads

FinanceAsia continues its rundown of Asia's hottest start-ups with a look at a $20 billion unicorn that's little known outside China but has more than 600 million users at home.
December 03, 2017