After sale of Digital Ventures fund, Axiata gets investment from Mitsui at US$500M valuationBy Prisca Akhaya T.
The investment will be directed towards Axiata Digital’s three verticals of core digital businesses Read More
Space sustainability company Astroscale receives US$30M funding, expands to USBy Prisca Akhaya T.
The company focusses in developing a space debris removal service to secure long-term orbital sustainability with established entities in Singapore, Japan, and the United Kingdom Read More
Indonesia gadget discovery platform Pricebook raises its fourth round of fundingBy Prisca Akhaya T.
The investment is led by Mirai Creation Fund II a fund from Toyota Motor Corporation and SPARX Read More
Contacts management firm Sansan nets US$26.43M to drive expansion in Southeast Asia, JapanBy Sainul Abudheen K
Sansan enables enterprises to build contact database of their real-world network by scanning business cards with the Sansan Scanner Set or a mobile phone Read More
Golden Gate Ventures to invest US$18M into Malaysia-based startupsBy Yon Heong Tung
The funds will come from its new US$100 million Fund III Read More
India: Solar startup Freyr Energy, SaaS firm Verloop raise fundingBy Sainul Abudheen K
Freyr Energy is a full-service solar solutions firm providing access to cheap energy whereas Verloop is SaaS customer engagement automation platform Read More
SME-focussed cloud provider Deskera secures US$60M from multiple investorsBy Prisca Akhaya T.
Deskera raises the amount from multiple investors and seeks to add more solutions to the platform Read More
Japanese firm Mitsui & Co. leads Series B funding in wearable healthcare brand GOQiiBy Sainul Abudheen K
GOQii offers tools for real-time personalised coaching and scheduling health check-ups, a health e-commerce store, a health locker, and a cash reward programme Read More
Golden Gate Ventures closes oversubscribed US$100M third fundBy Anisa Menur A. Maulani
Recently, Golden Gate Ventures has also launched a blockchain-focussed investment fund, in partnership with its former head of growth Read More
Japanese startup Cinnamon opens Taiwan R&D centre with offer of free AI coursesBy Business Next | Aug 01, 2018
Cinnamon plans to open five AI research centers across Asia with a goal of employing 500 AI engineers by 2022 Read More