Gigfairy had gone from inception to acquisition in 12 months, demonstrating that traditional businesses realize the need for inorganic growth via startups.
By Nguyen Thi Bich Ngoc
The announcement came less than two months after the Malaysian accelerator introduced Alpha Startups in Indonesia.
The startups, that got funded and their ideas validated, represented segments such as online payments, fintech, teleradiology, realty and job platforms and software services
Just over a month after setting foot on Philippine soil, Malaysia-based accelerator 1337 Ventures has invested in three local startups via its pre-accelerator programme Alpha Startups.
Malaysia-based startup venture firm and accelerator 1337 Ventures is bringing its pre-accelerator programme Alpha Startups to the Philippines to tap into the region’s growing startup fervour. The expansion to the Philippines is in partnership with the Philippines’ Department of Science and Technology (DOST) and Cebu-based non-profit tech organisation Techtalks.ph. The… Read more »