27 Sep '12, 8am

Thailand ebook store Ookbee raises US$2M at US$8M valuation via @e27sg

Thailand ebook store Ookbee raises US$2M at US$8M valuation via @e27sg

Ookbee, Thailand’s ebook store leader, has just raised US$2 million in funding from Shin Corporation (INTOUCH) for a 25 percent stake, valuing the company at a US$8 million. The funding which was announced yesterday, marks the first investment by INTOUCH . INTOUCH is one of the largest conglomerates in Thailand, and they own Thailand’s largest mobile operator, AIS. The investment is done through its venture capital arm, the INVENT program, which is the equivalent of SingTel Innov8 in Singapore. What is Ookbee Stay in Thailand long enough, you will definitely chance upon Ookbee , Thailand’s biggest ebook store on iOS and Android platform with more than 85 percent market shares of the local ebook market. Based in Bangkok, Ookbee is a mobile only startup which provides the authoring tools for local publishers to publish interactive e magazine. While Ookbee is a mobile only st...

Full article: http://e27.sg/2012/09/27/thailand-ebook-store-ookbee-rais...

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