Delivery startup Hi-So announces the appointment of Morisaki Win as its brand ambassador

Food delivery and online shopping startup “Hi-So” (formerly Hi-So Mall) announces that it will appoint Morisaki Win, a popular and well-known actor and artist from Myanmar, as its new brand ambassador. Hi-So will be placing Morisaki Win in various Hi-So advertisements to increase awareness and will have many promotional campaigns with him. During the photoshoot, […]

Myanmar shopping platform bags funding from former Japanese senator, others

Myanma-based food delivery and online shopping platform Hi-So said it raised new capital in October from investors based in Japan, Singapore, and Malaysia. Hi-So managing director and CEO Kenta Takada told Tech in Asia that there were seven new investors in the round, including former Japanese senator Kotaro Tamura. The exec, however, did not disclose […]

Japan millennial ditches suit to seek fortune in Myanmar deliveries

YANGON — Kenta Takada, the Japanese founder of Myanmar-based bicycle delivery service and online shopping platform Hi-So, loves a good challenge. Every morning at 10 a.m., riders on bicycles lugging large insulated bags on their backs emerge from a building on a corner in Yangon, Myanmar’s commercial capital. They dart off one by one after […]

Food delivery app Hi-So looks to expand in Myanmar with a six-digit investment round

Hi-So Co. is a spin-off of Hi-So Mall, an e-commerce platform owned by Myanmar’s Htun Khaing International Singapore-registered company Hi-So Co., which owns a food delivery app under the same brand name in Myanmar, has secured “six-digit funding” from several unnamed individual investors. Hi-So Co. is a spin-off of Hi-So Mall, an e-commerce platform owned […]