Singapore startup Parcel Perform raises US$1.1M to help e-merchants track deliveries

Parcel Perform will use the funding to grow its product and reach into new markets 

More details emerge on early stage funding round for Indonesian agritech startup Sayurbox

Sayurbox is set to open its first offline store at a high-end shopping mall in Central Jakarta 

Xiaomi Singapore, Shun Wei co-lead US$18.2M investment of Indian language social platform ShareChat

ShareChat allows users to create their social profiles, follow other profiles, discover and share content with each other 

Temasek leads US$100M funding in Chinese robotics and AI startup Rokid

The firm essentially provides voice-interactive access to weather, smart home automation, music, radio, weather, and basic chat 

Today's top tech news, Jan 18: S Korea may shut down cryptocurrency exchanges

The news on Indonesia's ride-hailing company Grab's ongoing US$1.2 billion fundraise is the highlight of the day 

Google, Temasek to participate in Go-Jek's US$1.2B funding round

Chinese online platform Meituan-Dianping is also joining the round, which will also see Go-Jek's existing investors KKR and Warburg Pincus participating 

VC deal volumes in Singapore declined by 41.4% in Q4 2017, finds study

The capital committed by VCs in Q4, however, went up by 39.6 per cent to US$205 million quarter-on-quarter, and up 57.2 per cent year-over-year 

Kickstart Ventures and Tencent jointly invest in Canadian media company Wattpad

This investment is part of Wattpad's new US$51 million funding round 

Temasek and Kuehne + Nagel to jointly invest in early-stage logistics startups

The joint venture will focus on areas such as big data and predictive analytics, artificial intelligence, blockchain and robotics 

Blockchain-platform-as-a-service startup Morpheus Labs receives angel funding, launches ICO to raise US$25M

Morpheus Labs provides businesses and entrepreneurs with the necessary infrastructure and a set of integrated tools to quickly design, test and deploy distributed ledgers