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TechNode Global aims to be Asia's leading tech media platform; raises $1 million seed funding

TechNode Global plans to cover more technology stories, deliver high-quality events, and build comprehensive cross-border business across the region

Alfred LeeFeb 08, 2021

KKR private equity firm closes $3.9 billion fund to invest in Asia Pacific infrastructure

KKR has received strong backing from a diverse group of global infrastructure investors.

Princess Joy MalinaoJan 12, 2021

ADB invests $75m in OrbiMed's fourth Asia-focused healthcare PE fund

Manila-based Asian Development Bank has committed $75m to the fourth Asia-focused healthcare fund of US-headquartered investment firm OrbiMed.

DEALSTREETASIA.COMJan 08, 2021

The Asian Entrepreneur raises $8 million; rebrands to 'Empirics Asia'

Empirics Asia will continue what The Asian Entrepreneur has been working on and more.

Rajitha ReddyJan 05, 2021

Netflix of China, iQIYI, aims for aggressive Southeast Asia expansion; hiring up to 200 new staff in Singapore

iQIYI has quickly rose as one of the most popular video streaming platforms in China.

Rajitha ReddyDec 17, 2020

Wild Digital launches BOOM21 to recognize 21 of Southeast Asia's top disruptors

Nominations for BOOM21 are open today, and the top 21 will be featured at next year's Wild Digital conference.

Carl AdrianDec 16, 2020

SG's co-living startup Cove raises $4.6m Series A led by Keppel Land

Cove was founded in 2018 as a startup providing co-living options for young professionals and students in Southeast Asia.

DEALSTREETASIA.COMDec 16, 2020

UOB's second Asia impact fund hits first close at US$60M | e27

The fund will invest US$1-15M into high-growth companies working to improve the livelihoods of underserved communities in SEA and China

E27.CODec 14, 2020

Esports City, one of the largest esports facilities in Southeast Asia has just launched in Malaysia

The 65,000-square-feet esports facility will begin hosting events and major tournaments starting 2021

Alfred LeeDec 09, 2020

Visa has launched an Accelerator Program for Fintech startups across Asia Pacific.

The accelerator program will select 6 Fintech startups to join the first cohort.

Carl AdrianDec 04, 2020

Rev Asia's iMedia has acquired majority stake in Chinese portal, Moretify.

iMedia has acquired 4 other companies in the last 4 months.

Alfred LeeDec 01, 2020

BigBrainBank, an AI investing startup, has raised 7-figure seed funding.

Aims at making investing simpler for the mass market in Asia.

Alfred LeeNov 28, 2020

SEA’s premier tech conference, Wild Digital Southeast Asia 2020, is going full-virtual.

The 4-day conference will be fully virtual for the first time

Alfred LeeOct 21, 2020

NTT Startup Challenge 2020 registrations are open to startups in SouthEast Asia

At least 10-20 startups will be selected to present their pitch ideas

Carl AdrianOct 01, 2020

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