Tag: Media

Bennet, Coleman & Co. invests ~$1.5M in India’s Airmed Path Labs

India: Airmed Path Labs, a home-service health-test platform, has raised about Rs 10 crore from Bennet Coleman and Co. Ltd.’s (BCCL) investment arm Brand Capital to help fund its expansion and strengthen its brand.

Singapore Press Holdings’ start-up accelerator is officially dead

Singapore: SPH Plug and Play, the start-up accelerator of Singapore’s largest newspaper publisher, has officially been declared dead.

Dentsu Aegis Network launches global data innovation centre in Singapore

Singapore: Dentsu Aegis Network, a global leader in media, digital and creative communications has launched the “Dentsu Aegis Network Global Data Innovation Centre – the network’s first-ever R&D centre.

Havas launches growth accelerator for post-Series A startups in Australia

Australia: Havas has launched Havas Ventures, a corporate venture arm in Australia with a mandate to provide strategic and technological expertise to growth ventures that will directly benefit from marketing and communications support.

Start-ups get leg-up from SPH Plug and Play accelerator programme

Singapore: The media company has developed 16 media, advertising and e-commerce innovations through the SPH Plug and Play (PnP) boot camp over the past 18 months.

The Straits Times’ Innovation Lab wins Best New Concept at global media awards

Singapore: The lab, an initiative of ST’s Digital team to ensure the newspaper keeps abreast of technological innovation and digital trends, takes an “entrepreneur” approach to developing new forms of story telling and reaching new readers.