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Whilst US based startup HotelTonight has been around for longer, HotelQuickly, launched by a group of ex-investment bankers and ex-Rocket Internet employees chose to focus on dominating the ’emerging markets’ of Asia first before going to the US.
For the past eight years, Perth-based entrepreneur Saran Bajaj has been running the Origin New Years Eve Festival, an urban and underground club music event with a solid following. This year though, it seems Bajaj may end up losing what he claims is at least $2 million due to Perth City Council not giving the event the green light to go ahead at the proposed location at Wellington Square in East Perth.
Silk Road, contrary to mainstream communication is still alive and well and business is booming. Startup Daily conducted an investigation recently to try and uncover how these Darknet innovators worked within Australia and how exactly the “goods” made their way into customers’ hands undetected domestically.