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Wavemaker Impact, Breakthrough Energy Ventures, GenZero, Temasek plan to form agritech venture

Wavemaker Impact, Breakthrough Energy Ventures, GenZero, and Singapore’s Temasek intend to set up a first-of-its-kind agri-tech startup that brings together climate-tech,…

ScaleUp Malaysia partners Profiiceo to launch 100 Soonicorns

ScaleUp Accelerator Sdn Bhd (ScaleUp Malaysia) and Proficeo Consultants Sdn Bhd (Profiiceo) have joined forces to launch 100 Soonicorns, a program designed to groom the next…

Shift4Good completes its first closing over $98M to invest in sustainable mobility start-ups

Singapore and France-based venture capital fund Shift4Good, announced Tuesday the first closing of over €100 million ($98 million) Shift4Good Fund 1 to invest in sustainable…

BEYOND Expo | Renowned venture capitalists find silver lining in global uncertainties

Editor’s note: A version of this article was first published on technode.com Story by Jill Shen Although the Covid-19 pandemic, ongoing US-China trade tensions, and an imminent…

AC Ventures partners BCG to promote Indonesia’s tech sector ESG standards

Indonesia-focused, early-stage venture capital firm AC Ventures (ACV) announced Wednesday that it has published Indonesia’s impact report to date on the local digital economy. In…

Alpha JWC partners Google and others for SEA founders upgrading program

Indonesia borne venture capital firm Alpha JWC Ventures (Alpha JWC) has announced strategic partnerships formed with Google Asia Pacific (APAC), integrated global communications…

AC Ventures partners CTO-as-a-service firm 8020cto to boost Southeast Asian tech teams

8020cto, a CTO-as-a-service company, has partnered with Southeast Asian venture capital firm AC Ventures by committing to provide engineering leadership solutions for the firm’s…

Allianz Malaysia joins Gobi Partners’ Malaysia-focused SuperSeed II Fund

Pan-Asian venture capital (VC) firm Gobi Partners announced Tuesday the closing of its $10 million Gobi SuperSeed II (Gobi SSII) Fund following the participation of Allianz…

Japan’s Softbank considers launching third Vision Fund – report

Japan-based tech investor SoftBank Group Corp is said to be considering the launch of a new giant startup fund, the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday, quoting people…

Amasia creates impact assessment framework to evaluate climate impact for early-stage companies

Amasia, a global early-stage venture capital firm focused on sustainability and climate, said Wednesday it has created a robust impact assessment framework to evaluate and manage…