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China’s retail major JD.com unit puts $306m in logistics platform ESR Cayman

The investment comes after JD Logistics raised around $2.5 billion from investors such as Tencent and Sequoia China in February.


China Digest: Sequoia backs NOME; Alibaba, Ctrip invest $63m in Mwee

NOME’s Series A round was joined by China-focused private equity firm Capital Today.


IoT network operator UnaBiz raises funding from Taiwan’s Shin Kong Security

UnaBiz is the exclusive network operator of Sigfox‘s low-power wide area network in Singapore and Taiwan.


IFC may extend $20m debt to Sri Lanka’s Central Finance to boost lending to agri SMEs

The project aims to help 10,000 MSMEs in the agriculture value chain to get financed over the next five years.


Macquarie, Square Peg lead $15m round in Australian fintech startup Athena

Australia-based Apex Capital and Rice Warner also joined the round.


China’s apartment rental firm Uoko raises $157m Series C1

The round was joined by Shenzhen Venture Capital, Greentown Service Group, Galaxy Holdings and existing investors Legend Capital, Matrix Partners China and SIG.


IFC may invest up to $13m in Myanmar’s microfinance firm Keb Hana

IFC is considering a proposal to extend up to $3 million equity financing and a local currency equivalent loan of up to $10 million to Keb Hana Microfinance Limited (KHMF).


Chinese travel portal WEGOGO raises $958k in pre-Series A round

Kathleen Tan, president of AirAsia China, and ITM Capital, joined the round.


China Everbright picks 22.4% Medtronic stake in HK-listed LifeTech

Medtronic KL Holdings is divesting its entire holding of 27.71 per cent in LifeTech Scientific Corporation, a Hong Kong-listed manufacturer of medical devices, to China Everbright Limited and one other investor


IFC may offer up to $10m loan to Sri Lanka’s Alliance Finance

The funding from IFC is aimed at supporting the expansion of Alliance’s MSME portfolio related to the agriculture sector.