Good Morning!! As we enter a new week, let’s take a look at the latest trending startup news insights.
Indonesian insurtech Rey Assurance is taking a new approach. The startup is launching out of stealth today, having already raised $1 million in pre-seed funding from the Trans-Pacific Technology Fund (TPTF). Read more
Cairo-based B2B e-commerce startup Capiter continues that trend by raising a $33 million Series A round. Using machine learning, Capiter says it helps these manufacturers gain critical insights into the markets they serve, the products they sell and how they fair with competition. Read more
The technology is slowly but surely becoming a reality, with one company unveiling what it claims is the world's first hands-free jetpack prototype. Read more
Wall-mounted fitness startup Tonal announced that it’s bringing live courses to it portfolio of strength training workouts. Read more
Amazon and Ford backed Rivian beats Tesla and General Motors to the punch, as the EV market for electric trucks heats up.
The biotech materials startup that makes Mylo, is made from mycelium, the root-like part of mushrooms. It will be produced at a commercial scale, in a facility that can make as much as a million square feet a year. Read more
Argo’s cloud-based system will integrate with Walmart’s online ordering platform to direct and schedule deliveries to customers’ doors. Read more
Gogoro announced a partnership with Taiwanese manufacturing giant Foxconn — which has been rapidly pushing into electric vehicles. It will combine with a SPAC called Poema Global Holdings, which is listed on the Nasdaq stock exchange. Read more
Agricultural waste or other biomass that would otherwise end up decomposing or being burned—releasing its CO2 back into the air—is heated without oxygen, read more.
Aircover’s conversational AI software integrates with Zoom and automates parts of the sales process to lead to more effective conversations. Read more
Ketch, a startup providing online privacy regulation and data compliance, brought in an additional $20 million in A1 funding, read more.
Aurora Propulsion Technologies is one of a handful of startups that has emerged in the past few years to help simplify the problem of spacecraft propulsion. Read more
Based in Finland, Verge Motorcycles is a start-up dedicated to pushing the boundaries of design and functionality in the industry, read more.
This Singapore start-up WIZ.AI, created a chatbot that can understand Singlish. Their initial goal was to prove that the idea was viable, to polish their English AI library and gather more feedback on how to best streamline their offerings to fit customers’ needs, read more.
Arctic Imaginative and prescient, a Hong Kong-based biotechnology start-up, goals to grow to be a number one mild within the US$7 billion ophthalmology drug market in Asia, read more.
Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority (APEDA) has initiated a programme for agri-preneurs on the lines of the Government of India’s ‘Startup India’ initiative. Read more
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