Category: Digital

Sarawak to develop incubator for digital economy startups

Malaysia: Sarawak’s Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Abang Openg has approved an allocation of RM30 million to develop an incubator for local business startups to explore growth opportunities offered by the digital economy.

Lodha Group launches fund(~S$10M) for real estate tech ventures

India: Real estate developer Lodha Group has launched its maiden investment fund for startups focussing on smart city solutions and the overall realty sector.

Dentsu Aegis’ accelerator for female entrepreneurs calls for entries

Singapore: Dentsu Aegis Network is pleased to announce the call to enter its Female Foundry Accelerator Programme – an initiative to mentor, develop and fund female led start-ups that embody innovation.

KPMG launches new accelerator for corporate innovation ventures

Singapore: KPMG has launched a corporate accelerator- KPMG Digital Village x TAG.PASS, to help corporates adopt innovative solutions.

PLDT opens new innovation lab in Philippines

Philippines: The country’s leading telecoms and digital services provider PLDT recently opened its newest Innovation Laboratory (Innolab) at the Makati CBD which takes to a higher level its pioneering commitment to define the future of telecommunications in the Philippines.

Cisco Unveils LaunchPad Accelerator Under Startup India Initiative

India: ‘LaunchPad’ will help startups, their authorised channel partners and developers scale their solutions, address new markets and build digital businesses in the world’s youngest startup nation and second biggest developer community.

KPMG opens Digital Village in Singapore to help corporates reach out to startups

Singapore: To drive the innovation agenda for businesses, the Digital Village provides innovative solutions to corporate clients out of KPMG’s innovation network, venture capitalists (VCs) and research institutions, and includes links with institutes of higher learning and available government resources to complete the ecosystem.

Aviva launches Digital Garage in Singapore

Singapore: Aviva has launched a ‘Digital Garage’ in Singapore. This is a four story space on Armenian Street where technical specialists, creative designers and business leaders can collaborate and test new insurance ideas and services.