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Tom Noda, Philippines Correspondent for DEALSTREETASIA, has been a journalist for the past 12 years. He has worked with popular print and online media organizations such as Philstar.com (online version of The Philippine STAR), Computerworld Philippines magazine, The Manila Times national broadsheet, and Sun Star Pampanga daily community newspaper.

Philippines: SSI, RKJ in JV with Japan household goods brand MUJI

Deal sized is pegged at $3.5 million (P175 million), with Store Specialists getting a 51 stake, while RKJ a 49 per cent ownership in the new entity.


Philippines’ Ayannah wins Fintech Finals 2017 in Hong Kong

The Philippine-based mature stage startup was awarded with $10,000, and was also invited for a co-creation engagement with Visa at its Innovation Center in Singapore.


China: Matrix Partners invests in Huangbaoche, Citic Capital backs Samoyed Financial

China: Matrix Partners invests in Huangbaoche, Citic Capital backs Samoyed Financial


Rocket Internet raises $1b new fund for global internet startups

This is Europe’s largest fund focused on the global Internet sector.


Dearth of IPOs in ‘fastest growing economy’ Philippines may end in 2017: Roel Refran

Philippines has a mere 266 companies that are listed


Philippines: Alterra Capital raising $36m in new public bid

Listed holding firm Alterra Capital Partners Inc is raising at least $36 million (P1.6 billion) in its latest public offering.


China: Shiji acquires hotel tech ReviewPro at $35m valuation

ReviewPro has turned into one of the fast-growing cos in HotelTech globally


China’s CEE Fund to buy Magyar Telecom’s Invitel Group for $214m

China-CEE Fund & CEE Equity Partners will help Invitel expand its business


China: GGV closes $20m round in pediatric care operator Cui Yutao

The startup is tapping on a huge opportunity, announcing recently that there is only 0.5 pediatrician per one thousand children in China.


China’s bike sharing battle intensifies; Hellobike joins the fray with GGV Capital-backing

This is the third venture funding deals in the bike-sharing space in two weeks. Grains Valley Venture Capital, a RMB fund focused on the Internet, life science and artificial intelligence, also participated in the latest transaction.