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Tencent-backed fleet manager G7 racks up $320M in funding

December 10, 2018 0

A sizable funding round is poised to heat up a race to automate China’s logistics infrastructure. Beijing-based fleet management company G7 announced on Monday that it

Tencent Music sued by investor ahead of $1.2 billion US IPO

December 10, 2018 0

China’s largest music streaming service has had a whirlwind year. With 800 million monthly users across multiple apps and a profitable business, Tencent Music Entertainment

Japan’s Sansan raises $26.5M to help Southeast Asia get more from business cards

December 6, 2018 0

The humble business card is a target for disruption in Southeast Asia after Japanese contacts management startup Sansan raised JPY 3 billion ($26.5 million) to expand

Chinese stocks plummet as Huawei CFO arrest raises trade fears

December 6, 2018 0

A string of Chinese stocks fell hard on Thursday after the arrest of Huawei’s chief financial officer Meng Wanzhou in Vancouver deepened concerns over US-China

Netflix rival Iflix launches $5M search for up-and-coming filmmakers in Asia

December 6, 2018 0

Netflix is increasing its efforts in Asia after it commissioned more local content and began testing more aggressive price points, but one local rival is hitting back

Taiwan-based travel startup AsiaYo raises $7M Series B led by Alibaba Taiwan Entrepreneurs Fund

December 6, 2018 0

AsiaYo, a travel accommodation booking platform based in Taipei, Taiwan, has raised a $7 million Series B led by Alibaba Taiwan Entrepreneurs Fund, a non-profit

Experian leads $10M investment in Southeast Asia fintech startup Jirnexu

December 5, 2018 0

Consumer credit giant Experian is continuing to back Asian fintech startups after it led a $10 million investment in Southeast Asia’s Jirnexu. Jirnexu, which is

China’s Infervision is helping 280 hospitals worldwide detect cancers from images

December 2, 2018 0

Until recently, humans have relied on the trained eyes of doctors to diagnose diseases from medical images. Beijing-based Infervision is among a handful of artificial intelligence

India’s Drivezy raises $20M for its on-demand vehicle rental service

November 29, 2018 0

It’s been a year for on-demand services in India. Drivezy today became the latest to refuel after it raised a $20 million Series B. The round was

Video: Can a non-engineer survive a day at the model factory? (Part 2)

November 29, 2018 0

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