China to start testing 5G in 16 major cities

5G is instrumental to the development of many emerging technologies such as AR/VR, smart IoT, and smart car 

China removes 370 live-streaming apps, cracks down on online games

The ministry also blacklisted 14 companies for operating under fraudulent licenses and ordered the shutdown of 57 live-streaming apps produced by these companies 

Today's top tech news, April 17: US bans sales to Chinese phone maker ZTE for 7 years

Also, Tencent co-leads US$159 million investment in Mining Lamp, and more 

Today's top tech news, April 16: Singapore may loosen strict rules on AirBnB-esque rentals

Also, Thailand mobile operator gets hit with data leak and Philippines bank inks interesting deal with blockchains startup 

Today's top tech news, April 12: Allianz X invests in Go-Jek, WeWork confirms naked Hub acquisition

We also have updates from Warburg Pincus, Ant Financial, and Protégé Ventures 

WeWork rumored to acquire naked Hub for $400 million

WeWork also acquired the Co-working network Spacemob in Southeast Asia and has been on an acquisition spree in the past few months 

China's top 6 angel investors

For early stage startups, angel investors are a better choice for long-term development with their understanding of the industry and sense of entrepreneurship 

Where startups should start in China

Large, international cities such as Beijing, Shanghai, and Guangzhou are still the top destinations for most foreign companies in China 

Today's Top Tech News, April 9: Lucy Peng leaves Ant Financial and Singapore GovTech gets new boss

Also, a Chinese facial recognition startup is the highest valued artificial intelligence startup in the world 

Today's top tech news, April 4: Meituan acquires Mobike

Also, Philippines reviews Grab-Uber deal and igloohome raises US$4M