Malaysia startup YouthsToday.com has bagged $33,719 (MYR150,000) in grants and investments at the K-Startup Grand Challenge — an acceleration program for foreign startups by the Korean government. The local startup, which is a portfolio company of venture capital firm Gobi Partners, connects students to corporate sponsors for events. Valued at more than $1 million, they… Read More


“If we want to stop distracted driving, we have to eliminate the need for people to actually look at the screens on their phones,” says PK Mishra. That’s why his startup came up with a rotary dial which, paired over Bluetooth with its app, allows drivers to attend to what’s happening on their phones without… Read More


Korea has been in the news for the wrong reasons. President Park Geun-hye’s impeachment trial has started. The country’s top business leaders were summoned for questioning on corruption. Still, Korea can be a land of opportunity. Korea has a homogenous population, and about 50 percent of the population lives in Seoul. Trends can spread rapidly.… Read More