Category: Partnerships

Times of India’s TLabs, Facebook partner to boost mobile startup ecosystem

India: Facebook and startup accelerator TLabs have entered into a partnership to support the mobile startup ecosystem in the country.

India’s AP Govt and Singapore’s LATTICE 80 sign MoU for incubation centre in Vizag

India: The Andhra Pradesh Government and Singapore-based Fintech major, LATTICE 80, have signed a memorandum of understanding for establishment of a fintech incubation centre here.

Monetary Authority of Singapore, Abu Dhabi to set up fintech centre in UAE

Singapore: MAS will team up with Abu Dhabi Global Market – a global financial centre in the UAE – to nurture financial technology entrepreneurship and support financial services innovation.

Hudson, SEEK partner Slingshot’s ‘human capital’ accelerator programme

Australia: Global recruitment and talent solutions company Hudson and Australian global online jobs and employment group SEEK are joining corporate start-up accelerator Slingshot to lead Australia’s first HR-tech start-up accelerator.

Johnson & Johnson and HAX, a hardware accelerator support India’s Ray IoT

India: Ray IoT, a developer of non-contact baby monitoring technology solutions, has received support from American multinational Johnson & Johnson (J&J) and HAX, a hardware accelerator, as part of the Joint Consumer Health Device Accelerator Program.

Microsoft Accelerator partners with Wipro to work with startups

India: Microsoft Accelerator has partnered with Wipro to provide startups with go-to-market opportunities and integrate their solutions with select Wipro solutions.

Norton Rose Fulbright joins DBS FinTech pre-accelerator programme as legal mentors

Singapore: Global law firm Norton Rose Fulbright has joined the DBS HotSpot Pre-Accelerator programme as legal mentors.

Lignar Labs partners TNB Ventures to grow startups that could Better our Environment

Singapore: Lignar Labs joins forces with TNB Ventures (TNB) to support startups in the areas specific to environment protection, pollution control and energy efficiency.

Law firm Allens partners KPMG’s Energise 2.0 accelerator program for energy and resources start-ups

Australia: Allens will give a legal leg-up to energy and natural resources start-ups in Perth and Brisbane as legal partners for KPMG’s Energise 2.0 accelerator program.

Startupbootcamp launches fintech accelerator program in India – backed by ICICI Bank, RBL Bank, AZB & PWC

India: ICICI Bank, ICICI Lombard, RBL Bank, AZB & Partners and PwC join as founding institutions in program’s expansion to India market, following success in London, New York, and Singapore

Axis Bank partners Amazon, Visa to help Indian fintech startups

India: Axis Bank has signed a strategic collaboration with Amazon Internet Services, the India affiliate of Amazon’s cloud business unit Amazon Web Services to setup a co-working hub at its Innovation Lab facility ‘Thought Factory’ in Bengaluru.

Clearbridge Accelerator & Cambridge Consultants partner to help MedTech startups

Singapore: The aim is to fast-track the commercialisation of innovative ideas, ranging from breakthrough diagnostic and surgical technology to cutting-edge connected devices.