Style Theory, a platform for renting designer apparel in Indonesia and Singapore, announced today it has raised $15 million in Series B funding. The startup says this is the first closing of the round. It was led by SoftBank Ventures Asia, the early-stage venture arm of SoftBank Group, with participation from other investors including Alpha [
An Asian airline has grounded its movable feast, opening a restaurant that serves only plane food. Yes, you read that right. Now one does not have to be 35,000 feet up with no other restaurant options to be served stale sustenance from a cardboard box. Air Asia debuted its new restaurant in Kuala
Even as momentum seems to be building behind the idea globally, there remain pockets of fierce resistance.
A New Pipeline Could Undo America's Influence In Asia
Images from the Asia-Pacific region this week show families in Vietnam mourning the 39 people who died while being smuggled in a truck to England last month
McKinsey estimates that by 2030, 70 percent of companies “might have adopted at least one of the five categories of AI like computer vision, natural language, virtual assistants, robotic process automation and advanced machine learning.” The report estimates that AI has the potential to deliver “additional global economic activity; of nearly $13 trillion by 2030 and add 16 percent to the higher cumulative GDP compared with [September 2018].” In geographical terms, Asia occupies 29.4 percent of...
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A staple in the Asian diet, soybeans have been used to make tofu, miso soup and soy milk for hundreds of years. But now, the popular legumes are also being turned into an alternative to plastic wrap.
Representatives from LaLiga and some of its club members, including Valencia CF, RCD Mallorca and R. Valladolid CF are to take part in the SPIA Asia international conference set today and Tuesday at the Grand Hyatt Manila.