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This SG-based Dating App Founder Sees Big Potential in Offline Matchmaking Amid Mobile Boom

Her passion to create a business where the idea was not just about making money, but helping to make a difference in people's lives by helping them find their life-long happiness led her to launch Lunch Actually in 2004 in Singapore

Meet the Chinese Owner of a Popular Gay Dating App US Calls 'National Security Risk'

Gaming company Beijing Kunlun Tech Co. Ltd is looking to sell Grindr, according to reports

Dating Apps Asians are Using to Find True Love

From swiping right to clicking a heart icon on probable profiles, some online dating platforms are building creative ways to connect people

How This App is Helping People in Asia Find Love, One Swipe At A Time

Ng Jing Shen, the co-founder of Paktor, talks about the business of dating and more

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