Malaysian Startup

From ideation to execution, through successes and failures, this is what the local startup ecosystem has to offer.



Not for people who just want to kill time: MPH’s new CEO on the bookstore’s growth trajectory

Why this studio that’s worked on AAA games moved from the Netherlands to M’sia 13 yrs ago

Subang Jaya Medical Centre bags 8 global awards, elevating Malaysia’s medical tourism sector

5 yrs in, this M’sian grew his kombucha biz into a full-fledged “fermentory” with workshops

This M’sian & his decked-out van bring car detailing services straight to people’s doorsteps

This M’sia-based startup got its AI-powered app featured at Google’s biggest dev conference

This Shah Alam plant nursery found accidental success in F&B, now it’s a full-fledged cafe

This team is taking on a “failed” biz model in M’sia with RM85K & fresh ideas

4 tried-and-true lessons Malaysian entrepreneurs can learn from the CEO of Nothing, Carl Pei

MPH’s newest & biggest bookstore at The Exchange TRX doesn’t want to be like other bookstores

Here are the achievements that got these 4 Malaysians onto Forbes 30 Under 30 Asia 2024

This M’sian startup’s solution to turn trash into raw materials has already raised RM2mil

How MYStartup’s Single Window platform aims to streamline Malaysia’s startup ecosystem

3 startups with different approaches to revolutionising Malaysia’s agriculture industry

M’sia dreams of being a global hub for VCs by 2030, here’s how it’ll be made a reality

Recognising the gap for kid-friendly beauty spas, this biz is now expanding beyond M’sia

How a LinkedIn comment led this young M’sian slow-baked kibble biz to secure 7-figure funds

5 social media “sins” M’sian brands need to stop doing or risk being cancelled

What’s stopping female entrepreneurs from becoming leaders? 5 M’sian female leaders share.

Fake honey is a huge problem, this M’sian biz addresses it with its farm-to-bottle approach

Net zero explained: Why Amazon, Microsoft, & M’sia itself are pledging to be carbon neutral

This kombucha café in Bukit Jalil said goodbye only to reopen in the same spot months later

Malaysian startups need to stop copying the Silicon Valley playbook, here’s why

Keeping a fading legacy alive, these M’sian sisters’ Peranakan beadwork shoes start from RM1K

Senheng is building an all-in-one lifestyle app, here’s how M’sians can benefit from it

5 things M’sian fintech entrepreneurs can’t ignore if they want to propel their startups

Sick of her day job, she quit to focus on her baking biz that now has a physical cafe in PJ

This M’sian quit banking to learn how to bake polo buns so he could start a HK-style eatery

Tealive’s new brand refresh shows that Bryan Loo’s vision for it goes beyond just bubble tea

This M’sian actor started a dumpling brand with unique flavours like bak kut teh & pad krapao


Singapore has undoubtedly been a bright spot for the global startup landscape in recent years, and is home to a number of unicorns.

In recent years, there has been a rise in the popularity of electric vehicles (EVs) and governments have released policies and grants aimed at boosting its adoption.

Ever since the Covid-19 pandemic hit, e-commerce has boomed in popularity, with consumers buying everything from home appliances to groceries online.

foodpanda is a leading delivery platform in Asia dedicated to bringing consumers a wide range of food, groceries and more, quickly and conveniently.

Amid soaring demand for online and mobile alternatives, new digital players are transforming banking for individuals and companies.

Interest in cryptocurrency is at an all-time high, and Singapore has emerged as a key blockchain and crypto hub in Asia.

A look at how the Singapore government has been harnessing technology to improve lives for all.

The global pandemic has disrupted lifestyles, healthcare, workplace cultures, business operations, and more.

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© 2021 GRVTY Media Pte. Ltd.
(UEN 201431998C.)