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UK's CDC Group backs Fatima Gobi Ventures' Pakistan-focused fund

CDC Group (CDC), the UK’s development finance institution and impact investor,…


Sustainable development in Asia Pacific - innovating for energy efficiency [Event highlights]

SGInnovate and TechNode Global presented a panel: Sustainable Development in…


Softbank leads soccer NFT platform Sorare's $680M Series B funding round

Editor's note: updated with information from Sorare's press statement…


Softbank, Tencent invest in Indian online used car platform Cars24 Services - report

India-based used vehicles platform Cars24 Services has raised $450 million in a…


Airwallex raises $200M in Series E led by Lone Pine Capital, reaches $4B valuation

Global FinTech platform Airwallex announced on Monday it has raised $200…


Pakistan EdTech startup Maqsad raises $2.1M pre-Seed funding led by Indus Valley Capital

Pakistan-based EdTech startup Maqsad announced a $2.1 million round of pre-Seed…


L Catterton-backed dental firm Zenyum plans expansion across Asia as clear aligners gain popularity

Singapore-headquartered aesthetics dental startup Zenyum, which has bagged in…


Bank of China, DBS & HSBC join GSBN to form Trade Finance Advisory Group to transform global trade

Global Shipping Business Network (GSBN), an independent, not-for-profit…


Alternative protein investor Lever VC announces $80M final close of Lever VC Fund I

US-Asian alternative protein venture capital fund Lever VC announced on…