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Shiwen is a pragmatic centrist interested in the intersection of technology, business, entrepreneurship, science and public policy.

Singapore: CoolBitX raises $200k led by Midana Capital

CoolBitX has raised S$280k on crowdfinance platform FundedHere, in a round led by Malaysia’s Midana Capital.


Singapore: CDL to invests S$14.8m in Chinese co-work space operator Distrii

CDL is investing S$14.8m in a Chinese co-working space operator Distrii, in a move that will also see it expand into Singapore.


SG Dealbook: ST Electronics to acquire stake in SPTel; ABR Holdings to acquire Chilli Padi Group assets

ST Electronics is acquiring a majority stake in SPTel and ABR Holdings is acquiring Chilli Padi Group assets.


Singapore: BandLab Technologies acquires AudioStretch

BandLab Technologies has acquires Audiostretch to complement its existing social music platform.


Singapore: Saverin’s B Capital Group leads $8.1m Series A in Silvercloud Health

Digital healthcare platform SilverCloud Health has secured an $8.1m Series A led by B Capital.


HK: Hardware startup Soundbrenner closes $1.5m angel round

Hong Kong-based hardware startup Soundbrenner which has developed a vibrating wearable for musicians has closed a $1.5m angel round.


Singapore: Warburg-backed E-Shang Redwood buys 80% in Cambridge Industrial Trust

The deal marks e-Shang Redwood’s entry into Southeast Asia


NZ adtech firm Postr gets $2.1m, to expand into ASEAN

The round will fund its expansion into telecom markets in Australia and South East Asia.


SG Dealbook: SIIC placement; United Oil venture in Myanmar

SIIC Environmental raises funds in a placement of shares to a substantial shareholder and United Oil is forming a Myanmar joint operation with Lighthouse Enterprise.


Lee Tredwell to head Australian investments for Savills IM

Savills IM has appointed Lee Tredwell to head investments in Australia.