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Unilever Indonesia sells food spreads business to KKR for $210m

According to Unilever Indonesia, the sale would allow the firm to reshape and sharpen its portfolio.


China Walden joins $29m fresh funding round for Bossa Nova Robotics

Bossa Nova is a provider of real-time, on-shelf product data for the global retail industry. Its technology automates the collection and analysis of on-shelf inventory data in large-scale stores.


GIC backs $400m private placement in US smart transportation startup Verra Mobility

US-based Verra is set to be publicly listed upon an imminent merger with Gores Holdings II, a special purpose acquisition company sponsored by an affiliate of The Gores Group.


Shipment tracking firm Roambee raises $2m from MDI Ventures, set to enter Indonesia

The investment from MDI comes just over a year after the company announced the closing of a $4.1-million round of funding from Deutsche Telekom and undisclosed Silicon Valley investors.


Former Kudo executive Sukan Makmuri joins Indonesia’s UangTeman as CTOO

Makmuri’s appointment is the first among a series of executive transitions at the company as it prepares to scale its service throughout Indonesia and Southeast Asia and finalizes its Series B round.


GIC-backed Acuris acquires energy-focused news service SparkSpread

Acuris is majority owned by BC Partners who in June 2017 announced the sale of a 30% stake to GIC.


EMR Capital buys Chilean copper mine from BHP for up to $320m

In March, it partnered Indonesia’s Adaro Energy to buy Rio Tinto’s coal operation in Australia n $2.3b deal.


SoftBank appoints ex-TCV VP Ramzi Ramsey as Vision Fund investment director

According to his Linkedin account, Ramsey started his position as Vision Fund investment director this month, ending his four year affiliation with TCV.


CalPERS commits $300m to TPG’s latest Asia buyout fund

CalPERS has also approved a commitment of €300 million ($353 million) to Carlyle Europe Partners V.


Singapore’s Carousell in fundraising talks with Naspers: Report

Naspers is said to be pursuing a deal with Carousell with a view to making it the firm’s key play in SE Asia and other parts of the APAC region.