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Cool Japan Fund invests US$10M in Singapore’s lifestyle media site Clozette

Clozette announced that it had secured US$10 million in Series C funding from Cool Japan Fund, a public-private fund under the...

In brief: TikTok owner Bytedance gets US$1.3B loan from Wall Street

Bytedance Ltd., one of China’s most valuable startup, has bagged a US$1.335 billion syndicated loan from a group dominated by the...

Carousell raises US$56M from Naspers’ classifieds giant OLX

Classified giant OLX Group has taken an approximate 10 percent stake in Carousell in a deal worth US$56 million. The...

SoftBank bets on Asia’s travel market with US$$225M investment in Klook

Hong Kong-based travel services booking platform, Klook, announced earlier today that it has secured US$225 million in a series D+ round,...

In brief: SAP begins to select startups for its accelerator program in Singapore

The Germany-based software company, SAP, is beginning to select potential startups for its first batch of participants in the SAP.iO Foundry...

Singapore F&B tech startup receives Nest Tech investment

Venture capital fund, Nest Tech, has invested an undisclosed sum in Singapore food and beverage technology startup, Waitrr, in its pre-series...

Vietnamese healthcare company secures US$5M Series A funding from Monk’s Hill Ventures

Jio Health, a Vietnam-based healthcare startup, announced on Monday that it had closed a US$5 million Series A financing round led...

Omise denies acquisition by Thai company for US$150M

A report on Crypto news site, The Block, published on Friday claims the Thailand-based payments and blockchain startup Omise has been...

Bus aggregator Shuttl secures US$7M in Series B funding

Bus aggregation platform, Shuttl, has raised about US$7.2 million in a Series B funding round from Sequoia Capital, Lightspeed India Partners,...

India’s largest online grocer, BigBasket to become a unicorn with US$150M

Online grocer BigBasket, which is operated by SuperMarket Grocery Supplies Pvt. Ltd, is raising US$150 million in fresh funding which will...

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Cityfurnish, an India-based online rental marketplace for furniture and consumer appliances, has bagged US$5 million in a Series A round from...

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After more than a year ramping up its privacy protections, Firefox will now stop thousands of web trackers by default, preventing...

Singapore’s healthtech startup, Plano, bags undisclosed sum from billionaire, Peter Lim

Singapore-based healthtech startup, Plano, has raised an undisclosed amount in a series A funding round from several investors, including a seven-figure...

Bytedance invests more than US$182M in Chinese sports platform, Hupu

Leading Chinese sports commentary and news platform, Hupu, has raised US$182 million from Bytedance, the Chinese operator of several machine learning-enabled...

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