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Southeast Asia financial comparison startup Jirnexu lands $3M to expand to digital banking services

Malaysia-based financial comparison startup Saving Plus has closed a $3 million Series A round to move into new digital banking services. The company has also renamed itself  552 more words

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W A N D E R: Vang Vieng, Laos

When you’re in Laos, Vang Vieng is sure not to be missed. It’s well known as a party town and its nightlife. Of course, if you’re not a party animal like me, there are other things to do as well. 958 more words

Travel&life

From the journal

There was no good reason for me to come back to Southeast Asia. There was no better reason for me to stay in Canada after I graduated from University. 812 more words

Stories

Visiting the Millennium-Old Agra Fort

AGRA, India — It’s not often you get to walk into a 1,000-year-old structure where countless battles took place, yet the Agra Fort in its current incarnation made it significantly easier for tourists than for the scores of armies that sought to control the red sandstone complex on the banks of the Yamuna River. 128 more words

Travel

Team Southeast Asia - week 2 update

As of now we have done two of our three island visits, and I think we can all agree that God is stretching us and growing us in more ways than we thought possible. 252 more words

Loy Krathong

By Abi and Chelsea

For some reason, this didn’t get posted when I meant for it to get posted… So it’s going up now!)

This festival is a celebration of the natural world and pays respect to water gods – or at least we think that’s what someone told us. 141 more words

Travel

Gee! Taste Good in Pacific Plaza Foodcourt, Richmond

I went to the Pacific Plaza food court with a friend for lunch.

I was craving for some ‘kueh’ (Malay dessert) and Gee! Taste Good is just the place for it. 263 more words

Restaurant Review