Sun, 12 Nov 2017 01:00
Memories of a great monarch
Artist Preecha Thaothong remembers His Majesty the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej in a crowd-funded exhibition at Queen’s Gallery
Sat, 11 Jun 2016 00:59
'Made in Brunei' crowd-funded tent venture starts production
BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN - Production for the Kickstarter-funded Bundle Beds began earlier this week as the founders of the project raced to meet orders placed by backers.
Tue, 12 Apr 2016 01:00
More in S’pore using online platforms to raise funds
A CAMPAIGN to help a baby born in Singapore without part of her oesophagus to get specialist surgery in the United States has raised 1.2 million Singapore dollars (Bt31 million).
Wed, 09 Mar 2016 01:00
Banks keen on crowd-funding operation
SOME COMMERCIAL banks have asked the Bank of Thailand how they can become crowd-funding operators, said Tongurai Limpiti, deputy BOT governor for financial institutions’ stability.
Fri, 04 Mar 2016 01:00
UOB joins crowd-funding platform OurCrowd
UNITED OVERSEAS Bank (UOB) has finalised Asia’s first strategic collaboration with global equity crowd-funding platform OurCrowd.
Tue, 26 Jan 2016 01:00
SMEs can soon raise capital from crowd-funding portals
SMALL and medium-sized enterprises, including start-ups, will soon be able to tap crowd-funding portals more easily to raise capital under revised rules drafted by the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Wed, 25 Nov 2015 01:00
KBank to be payment gateway for crowd-funding plantform
Kasikornbank has partnered with Asiola, a crowd-funding platform for music, food, fashion and art, to serve as a payment gateway for crowd-funding campaigns, starting from a reward-based |system before expanding to an equity-based format in the second hal
Mon, 28 Sep 2015 01:00
Automated 'robo advisers' likely to be seen next year
RUN-OF-THE-MILL investors who don't have access to huge amounts of money may soon be able to lower the costs of managing their personal finances by using the services of automated investment advisory firms, or "robo-advisers".
Tue, 04 Aug 2015 01:00
SEC hopes crowd-funding platform |to kick off by the year-end
CROWD-FUNDING is expected to kick off to help start-ups and very small entrepreneurs access capital by the end of this year, as a tool to help boost the economy and as an alternative for investors.
Wed, 24 Jun 2015 01:00
Crowd-funding portal set up to help fight human trafficking
CROWD-funding portal, www.6Degree.|org, was officially launched in Bangkok yesterday to help people donate to assist victims of human trafficking.
Tue, 26 May 2015 01:00
Shopping without the trimmings
An environmentally-aware entrepreneur seeks crowd-funding to open a packaging-free shop
Fri, 07 Nov 2014 01:00
Singaporeans step up to help Vietnamese victim of phone scam
Singaporeans outraged by an electronics shop that left a Vietnamese tourist in tears after a phone-sale scam have raised thousands of dollars to compensate him, a crowd-funding site showed yesterday.
Sun, 29 Jun 2014 00:00
'Iron Man' star eyes crowd-funding for Miles Davis pic
LOS ANGELES - US actor Don Cheadle is perhaps best known as Robert Downey Jr's sidekick in the "Iron Man" films. Now, he is using his celebrity muscle to make a movie about jazz icon Miles Davis.