Update 29/11/2017: the round total remains $19m (as previously announced). The company just announced the additional backing of Central Group and Start Today Ventures. Pomelo, a Bangkok, Thailand-based fast fashion brand, announced additional backers received additional funding as part of its series B round.

aCommerce, a Thai-based ecommerce service provider, rased $5m in funding. Backers included Ardent Capital, Sinarmas and Inspire Ventures. The company, which previously raised $10.7M (in June 2014) and is now preparing a larger Series B round in the second half of 2015, intends to use the funds to build out its tech platforms and grow […]

500 Startups, the Mountain View, Ca.-based seed investment firm and accelerator, launched a $10m fund focused on Thailand. According to TechCrunch, the vehicle will be called 500 TukTuks and will focus on investing in startups in Thailand. The firm, which has backed over 800 startups in more than 40 countries, had previously launched 500 Durians […]