Recently, a Tokyo-based startup called SHARE DINE has started offering a food catering service that sends professional chefs to private residences to prepare meals. Beyond parties and special events, it offers services specially designed to relieve working mothers of meal preparation responsibilities so they can focus more on their jobs. In this episode, we sit down with the founder and CEO, Ide Yuki, for a special interview.
[In Depth: Soaring Prices Put Global Food Security at Risk]
The world is under mounting inflationary pressure. Especially worrisome are soaring food prices, which could deepen the pain of developing economies still reeling from the pandemic. We look into what's making food so expensive.
[Global Trends: New Funding Style Hits Southeast Asia]
Southeast Asia has been enjoying rapid economic growth. But young entrepreneurs find it hard to get bank loans to start the next generation of companies. Help has arrived in the form of a digital funding platform dedicated to helping small and medium enterprises in Southeast Asia.