Women remain underrepresented in start-up ecosystems across Asia, but for those who have taken the plunge, there is potential to make a social impact that transcends their respective target markets
CHINA – SAMANTHA DU, ZAI LAB In 2011, Samantha Du was ready to retire. She had spent seven years with Pfizer in the US, moving through research and product development roles before becoming global...
Info Edge India, the holding company for Indian jobs portal Naukri, is looking to raise INR7.5 billion ($100 million) for a debut venture capital fund.
Laundrygo, a Korea-based on-demand laundry service, has raised KRW17 billion ($13.9 million) in Series B funding from Korea Investment Partners, Aju IB Investment, KT Investment, Samsung Venture Investment, and DS Asset Management.
DoubleDown Interactive, a STIC Investments-backed Korean online game publisher best known for its flagship casino offering, has filed to list in the US.
Facebook and PayPal have joined an ongoing Series F round for private equity-backed Indonesian ride-hailing and online-to-offline (O2O) services platform Gojek (formerly Go-Jek).