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Xiaomi launches Mi A3 Android One smartphone with 48MP rear camera in India for $181

August 21, 2019 0

Google has found a committed Android One partner in Xiaomi. The Chinese electronics giant today launched the Mi A3, its third Android One smartphone in

PayPal-backed money lender Tala raises $110M to enter India

August 21, 2019 0

Tala, a Santa Monica, California-headquartered startup that creates a credit profile to provide uncollateralized loans to millions of people in emerging markets, has raised $110

RedDoorz raises $70M to expand its budget hotel network in Southeast Asia

August 19, 2019 0

Singapore-based budget hotel booking startup RedDoorz is tiny in comparison to fast-growing giant Oyo. But it is holding its ground and winning the trust of

Twitter leads $100M round in top Indian regional social media platform ShareChat

August 16, 2019 0

Is there room for another social media platform? ShareChat, a four-year-old social network in India that serves tens of million of people in regional languages,

China’s Transsion and Kenya’s Wapi Capital partner on Africa fund

August 16, 2019 0

Chinese mobile-phone and device maker Transsion is teaming up with Kenya’s Wapi Capital to source and fund early-stage African fintech startups. Headquartered in Shenzhen, Transsion is

YC-backed Eden Farm wants to cut out the middlemen between farmers and restaurants in Indonesia

August 15, 2019 0

Eden Farm is a startup with the ambitious goal of building a food distribution network for Indonesia, where many restaurants currently rely on markets for

Video: TIA goes undercover as a VC at Startup Thailand

August 15, 2019 0

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YC-backed startup Binks can ship custom-made clothing to Indian women in just three days

August 14, 2019 0

Binks is a custom clothing startup created after co-founder and CEO Aamna Khan realized how frustrating it is to find well-fitting women’s workwear in Indian

China’s largest Q&A platform, Zhihu, raises $434 million from investors including Kuaishou, Baidu and Tencent

August 13, 2019 0

Zhihu, the largest question and answer platform in China, has raised a $434 million Series F. This is not only the company’s biggest round since

WeChat Pay and Alipay partner QFPay raises $20 million to develop new digital payment solutions

August 13, 2019 0

Digital payments startup QFPay announced today that it has raised $20 million in new funding led by returning investors Sequoia Capital China and Matrix Partners.