Plant-based food startup Eat Just to set up first Asian factory in Singapore

Eat Just Asia will create a supply chain to serve manufacturing and distribution partners or Eat Just’s flagship Just Egg across Asia. Read more »

Disney’s video-streaming platform Hotstar to launch in Singapore in November

Just last month, Hotstar launched in Indonesia. Read more »

Why many of Singtel’s digital bets failed after a decade of trying

Insiders tell us why success has eluded Singtel despite its aggressive attempts in the last decade to build and launch products from scratch. Read more »

Supply chain startup Tramés bags seed money to fuel its expansion plans

It is looking to raise its series A round next year to accelerate its expansion plans into the strategic parts of the world. Read more »

Thunes is building a superhighway to unify the world’s payments systems

With payment and funds transfer options on the rise, integrating them will reduce the complexity and cost of cross-border payments. Read more »

Video: Cybersecurity expert shares 5 hacking techniques and how to prevent them

In 2019, one business fell victim to ransomware attacks every 14 seconds. That number will go down to 11 seconds by 2021. Read more »

She1K to drop Lumiere32 lawsuit, sources say

Sources say that She1K is discontinuing the legal proceedings, and as part of the proposed settlement, each party will bear its own legal costs. Read more »

Singapore’s Shiok Meats nets $12.6m series A money

The new funds will go toward building a commercial pilot plant from which Shiok plans to launch its minced shrimp product in 2022. Read more »

Letter to readers: Why some find Carousell’s secondary sale puzzling

They ask, How is it that Carousell’s investors can profit when the company itself is far from profitability? Read more »

Carousell valued at $900m after bagging $80m from Naver-led consortium

The fresh round comes after the company raised US$56 million from Naspers-owned OLX Group last year. Read more »

Singapore’s fintech firm Syfe bags $18.6m in series A money from Valar Ventures

It plans to use the new funds to enter three new markets in the Asia-Pacific region within the next 18 months. Read more »

Carousell’s early investors, employees cash out with big returns

Is there further upside for Carousell down the road? Read more »

Tanglin Venture co-founder exits, to shift investment strategy

Edwina Yeo will continue to serve as senior advisor at Tanglin until the end of the year. Read more »

A Singapore startup said no to an investor. The investor sued, citing a breach of contract

Lumiere32 won a pitching competition organized by angel investor network She1K. But a failure to reach an agreement on the term sheet has led to a lawsuit. Read more »

Addressing a key challenge to Singapore’s smart city ambitions

Effectively deploying smart city technology is dependent on connectivity. Read more »