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Malaysia’s Petronas, Aerodyne to collaborate on deployment & commercialization of drone-based solutions

Malaysia state energy firm Petronas’ technology commercialization arm, Petronas Technology Ventures (PTVSB) has entered into a strategic collaboration with Aerodyne Oil and Gas, a…

Malaysia’s Aerodyne enters strategic partnership with Norway’s Astralution to offer drone solutions in Scandinavian region

Aerodyne Group, a Malaysia-based drone startup, has inked a strategic partnership with Norway’s Astralution to offer drone-as-a-service (DaaS) and software-as-a-service (SaaS)…

Malaysian drone tech firm Aerodyne explores dual-listing as it starts IPO process

Malaysia’s drone tech firm Aerodyne Group is exploring a dual-listing to also float its shares on the Malaysian stock exchange besides listing the company overseas. “We have yet…

Vingroup seeks to list car unit in US in 2H2022 to raise at least $3B – report

Vietnam's largest conglomerate Vingroup JSC said on Saturday it plans to list its car unit VinFast on the US stock market in the second half of next year, in an offering expected…

Japan’s Space BD raises $9.2M from Temasek arm and others

Space BD, a Japanese space startup, has raised a total of 1.04 billion JPY ($9.2 million) through a third-party allotment of new shares to the existing shareholders Incubate Fund,…

Singapore space tech startup SpeQtral closes $8.3M funding round led by Temasek’s Xora Innovation

SpeQtral, a Singapore-based company in quantum-secure communication systems, announced Tuesday that it has successfully closed a $8.3 million financing led by Xora Innovation, an…

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Singapore’s SingHealth and SGInnovate announce three-year partnership to advance healthcare AI

Singapore’s largest public healthcare cluster Singapore Health Services (SingHealth) and the country’s deep tech investor Singapore Innovate (SGInnovate) announced Tuesday a…

DroneTech startup Poladrone raises $4.29 M in Malaysia’s largest Seed round

Poladrone, an end-to-end drone solutions provider headquartered in Malaysia, announced Tuesday it has raised $4.29 million in a seed round led by Southeast Asia venture capital…

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Singapore’s Temasek to invest $739M yearly in deep-tech – report

Singapore state investment firm Temasek will pump S$1 billion ($739 million) a year into deep-tech investments across a range of domains, The Business Times reported. These…

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

SGInnovate and TechNode Global presented a panel: Sustainable Development in Asia Pacific - Innovating for Energy Efficiency last Wednesday (Sept 15). The panel discussion hopes…