India Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government sees an opportunity to close the tech gap with China as Western investors sour on Beijing’s crackdowns
Tech war: China reliance on chemical in chip manufacturing causes ripples as Japan mulls how to respond to updated US controls
Tokyo has yet to make a decision on restricting photoresist sales to China but some investors are already positioning for this outcome.
Fighting misinformation and cyberbullying against women in public sphere: Call for gender equality and online safety
This post was originally published on this site Women in politics face a unique set of challenges that are not experienced by men. They are often subjected to sexist attacks, gender-based discrimination, and harassment both in the physical world and online. Misinformation and cyberbullying are the two biggest problems that women in politics and women […]
Tech war: Dutch trade restrictions on certain advanced chip-making equipment leaves China focused on legacy semiconductor production
The Netherlands is expected to introduce restrictions on exports of certain advanced chip-making equipment to China before the summer.
Fintech summit: young blood, fresh ideas are key to Hong Kong’s digital finance future, say industry leaders
The future of financial technology in Hong Kong will rely on young people with new ideas, and the city offers many advantages that will help to nurture the sector, industry leaders told the Greater Bay Area Fintech Talent Summit on Thursday.
‘Are your chips made locally?’ Xi Jinping prods construction vehicle maker about semiconductors amid self-sufficiency push
A ‘two sessions’ delegate from Xuzhou Construction Machinery Group said all the chips in its crane were made in China in response to a question from the president.
‘It is not just another event but an opportunity for all’: TOP100 alumni share their experience
This post was originally published on this site Until 2019, the TOP100 competition was mainly conducted offline, wherein selected startups would pitch their products in front of judges at a physical venue in their respective countries in Southeast Asia, India, and Bangladesh. The event is entirely online this time. TOP100 is a curated programme designed to discover, […]
EasyStore acquires NovoChat to automate customer communication at SMEs using ChatGPT
This post was originally published on this site NovoChat Founders Malaysia-based EasyStore, a provider of unified commerce solutions in Southeast Asia, has acquired Singapore-based chat commerce platform NovoChat. The details of the transaction haven’t been disclosed. Through the acquisition, EasyStore merchants will be able to manage and automate customer communication with the help of ChatGPT […]
The digital decade in SEA: How the UK plans to embrace it with the local startup ecosystem
This post was originally published on this site The tech startup ecosystem does not stand in a silo. This is why collaboration with different parties is crucial in growing and developing the ecosystem, including with government institutions of other countries. In Singapore and Southeast Asia (SEA) in general, the UK has done several initiatives to […]
These 15 startups might just be part of this year’s TOP100
This post was originally published on this site Registration for TOP100 is now open and we are looking forward to seeing your startup on the list! TOP100 Program gives you the one golden chance to connect with hundreds of investors, showcase your startup at Echelon, pitch on the TOP100 stage, and access special programs. Find […]