Swiggy close to acquiring Uber Eats India; Oyo in talks to buy FreshMenu

The development is in line with Uber's global strategy to cut down on losses as it prepares for a possible US$120B IPO 

Dentsu Aegis Network acquires digital agency Happy Marketer

The acquisition is said to direct people-based marketing offering in Asia Pacific region 

Indonesia-based coworking spaces Hubud, Dojo Bali merge

Hubud members will be able to use the facilities and services at Dojo Bali "seamlessly" 

Personal finance startup DollarsAndSense buys insurtech fundMyLife

The acquisition aims to provide all-around financial advice for Singaporeans 

XSEED Education acquires Singapore-based edtech startup Report Bee

Both companies are education tech startups based in Singapore 

Go-Jek acquires majority stake in Philippines's blockchain fintech company Coins.ph

As per the partnership, Go-Jek unit Go-Pay will work with Coins.ph to enhance cashless payments and banking services in the Philippines 

ClassPass buys top Asia competitor GuavaPass

ClassPass is reportedly on an expansion spree and GuavaPass supports its mission by joining the company 

Video streaming platform iflix confirms sale of African business unit to Econet

For iflix, the sale is part of its effort to re-strengthen focus on Southeast Asian market 

Impact investor Triple P Capital acquires insurance solutions provider Contemi

Contemi, which provides innovative solutions for insurance companies in Asia and Scandinavia, expanded to Vietnam in 2011 

(Exclusive) Thai fintech startup Masii.com acquires events ticketing platform One Place

Through this acquisition, the financial products comparison startup aims to further boost its credit card business