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Singapore fintech startup Sleek raises $14M in Series A funding led by White Star Capital and Jungle Ventures

Sleek, a Singapore-based fintech firm, announced on Tuesday it has raised $14M in Series A funding led by White Star Capital and Jungle Ventures, bringing the total capital raised…

Singapore food and agritech startup Glife Technologies raises $8M Series A funding led by Temasek’s Heliconia Capital

Glife Technologies (Glife), a Singapore-based digital business-to-business (B2B) food and agritech company, said Tuesday it has raised SG$11 million ($8.13 million) Series A…

Kazakhstan car aftersales platform raises $700,000 funding led by Singapore’s Quest Ventures

CTOgram, a Kazakhstan car aftersales platform, announced Monday it has raised $700,000 funding led by Singapore-based venture capital firm Quest Ventures. The round also saw the…

Vietnam e-commerce platform Kilo raises $5M pre-Series A led by Altos Ventures and January Capital

Kilo, a Vietnam-based e-commerce platform that aims to digitize Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs), has raised $5 million in a pre-Series A round co-led by Altos Ventures…

Japan’s Olympus Corporation launches $50M venture capital fund to strengthen MedTech leadership

Olympus Corporation, a Japanese manufacturer of optics and reprography products, has announced the establishment of Olympus Innovation Ventures to invest in pioneering startups…

Singapore consumer data and analytics startup Milieu Insight raises $5M funding led by MassMutual Ventures Southeast Asia

Milieu Insight (Milieu), a Singapore-based consumer research and analytics company, said it has secured $5 million in its latest round of funding led by MassMutual Ventures (MMV)…

Hong Kong’s Animoca Brands and South Korea’s Cube Entertainment form joint venture for K-pop music metaverse and NFTs

Hong Kong blockchain-based gaming firm Animoca Brands and South Korea entertainment firm Cube Entertainment (Cube Ent) announced Monday a joint venture for the purposes of…

Singapore healthy food chain SaladStop! Group raises $8.8M Series B funding led by Temasek

SaladStop! Group, Singapore-based healthy food chain, has announced the closing of a SG$12 million ($8.88 million) Series B investment round, led by Singapore state investor…

Vietnam proptech firm Homebase raises $30M led by Y Combinator and other global investors

Homebase, a Vietnam-based real estate technology platform, said Monday it has raised $30 million in equity and debt led by global investors including Y Combinator, Partech…

Philippine tech ecosystem poised to grow further with more investments & gov support – report

The Philippines tech ecosystem, which has been lagging behind its Southeast Asia counterparts, has begun changing for the better following a growing number of investments in the…