Game4u Expands Operations To Singapore and Malaysia

Videogame products e-tailer Game4u has kick started operations in the global market with Singapore and Malaysia. The company which is a part of Milestone Interactive Group,  said that foraying into the Southeast Asia market is a strategic move towards becoming a leading global online retailer of videogames.“PC gaming is popular in South-East Asia and we have taken a big step towards achieving...
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Knowlarity Expands Its Operations To Singapore

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Knowlarity Communications, a company which provides cloud telephony services to businesses has announced that it is expanding its operations to Singapore. This is its first foray into APAC for the company. The Singapore operation will also provide the cloud telephony services in addition to customer service, on site product development. The company is planning on increasing its staff to 500. The company...
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Payments Originating From Mobile Will Exceed $235 Billion, Growth Pegged At 40%

The worldwide payments originating from Mobiles or transactions generating from m-Commerce are set to exceed US$ 235.4 Billion within this year itself, predicts Gartner. The field has been growing at a very healthy rate of 40% Year on Year (YoY). In fact, taking into consideration the historic growth rates, the mobile commerce segment should maintain an average ascension rate of 35% for the next 4...
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Internet Giants Are Setting Up Data Centers In Singapore Despite Robust Usage Growth In India

There is no doubt that India’s Internet Growth is accelerating at never before seen pace. Fueled by rapid proliferation of portable electronics Indians are using more internet based products & services than ever before. However, Internet Giants seem to have completely ignored these healthy growth signals & are favouring relatively smaller destinations like Singapore to host their Data Centers.Why...
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Business Intelligence Startup Helical IT Raises Seed Funding

Helical IT Solutions has announced that it has raised a seed funding of Rs. 2.5 million from a Singapore based Citibank official. The company was bootstrapped since the last six months before this inflow of cash.  The company has been founded by Nikhilesh Tiwari and Nitin Sahu.Helical IT specialized in a niche but upcoming sector of business intelligence. We did a feature on business intelligence...
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AdIquity Partners With Singapore Based Art Of Click To Strengthen Its APAC Presence

Global mobile ad platform AdIquity has announced a partnership with Art of Click, which happens to be another premium mobile ad network. This partnership is supposed to generate higher revenue for AdIquity’s  developers and publishers. Art of Click seems to have a strong presence in the APAC region and this will benefit AdIquity and its partners. Art of Click is based in Singapore.Santosh Kevlani,...
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Twitter Partners With Komli Media To Launch Advertising Sales In South East Asia

Komli Media has announced an exclusive partnership with microblogging giant Twitter in order to sell Twitter’s advertising inventory in South East Asia. Komli will have exclusive rights to sell Twitter’s advertising products from the ‘Promoted Products’ category. The partnership will be operational in Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia and Thailand.This move shows Twitter’s focus on earning...
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India’s Mobile Penetration Is Poor According To World Bank

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Even if it is about to breach the Billion mark, India’s mobile population is still behind the world, feels the World Bank. In its latest report titled ‘Information and Communications for Development 2012: Maximizing Mobile’, the World Bank has apparently painted a dismal picture about India mobile scenario. World Bank stipulates 70 mobile phone users per population of 100. Owing to multiple...
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JWT Singapore Buys Majority Stake In Hungama Digital Services

JWT Singapore, a wholly owned company of global advertising firm WPP PLC has confirmed its intentions to acquire a majority stake in ‘Hungama Digital Services’. Source: Hungama Digital Media Entertainment Pvt. Ltd. currently employs the subsidiary for its marketing & promotional activities. Moreover, it also offers strategic planning, web design and maintenance, digital marketing,...
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Voicetap In The Process Of Raising $7 Million; Education Via Mobiles To Get A Boost

Voicetap, a New-Delhi based company is in active talks to raise US$ 7 Million in its second round of funding. The 3 year old technology startup is focused on offering Education centric Value Added Services (VAS) to telecom operators. The multi-country funding campaign will have Venture Capital funding from Singapore, US & India. So far the company has already managed to raise US$ 1 Million from...
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