southeast asia

Singapore hotel startup Reddoorz raises $70m

Singapore-headquartered budget hotel startup has raised $70 million in its Series C funding. It aims to become a leading franchise for two-star hotels in Southeast Asia.
August 19, 2019

Didi and SoftBank pour $2b into Grab

Underlining Southeast Asia's draw as a red-hot investment destination, the Chinese and Japanese tech giants are providing the bulk of the ride-hailing unicorn's newest fundraising.
July 24, 2017

How Vertex lured Grab to Singapore

The CEO of the Lion City's biggest venture capital fund reveals how it encouraged the hot ride-hailing firm to move south from Malaysia – and why more start-ups will follow.
June 02, 2017

Southeast Asia ECM springs back to life

With business the best it's been for more than a year, regional bankers hope the improved momentum can be maintained over the remainder of 2016.
July 04, 2016