Search Results for:Shiwen Yap

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

Singapore’s ASLAN Pharma completes $33m IPO in Taiwan

This falls short of its earlier target of $40 million target.


Singapore: B Capital Group reaches second close of $181m

Its fund has no target amount listed.


Singapore: mm2 Asia eyes acquisition; Wing Tai in takeover bid; Imperium Crown raises funds

mm2 Asia is looking at buying a stake in the Golden Village cinema business.


Our deals are in places VCs don’t look: John Fearon, Sugar Ventures

John Fearon of startup studio/venture builder Sugar Ventures discusses the startup scene, venture building versus venture capital, and the liquidity of the SGX.


Japan: Authlete closes $1.2m seed; Zeals secures $720k

Japanese startups Authlete and Zeal have secured seed funding.


Malaysia: Axiata leads $23m Series B in Australia’s adtech startup Unlockd

Axiata to help accelerate Unlockd’s entry into Asia.


Singapore: Gashub to list on ASX via Raffles Capital reverse takeover

Raffles Capital is valued at A$30 million (S$31.1 million).


China: CANBridge $25m Series B; VoxelCloud $10m Series A; Huajiao Live Video $14m funding

CANBridge Life Sciences, VoxelCloud and Huajiao Live Video have secured growth capital for further business development.


Hong Kong: Huazhang Tech and Ozner Water in M&As

HK-listed Huazhang and Ozner Water are acquiring businesses to expand their business lines.


Australia: Intelledox closes $2.99m growth round from Ellerston Ventures

Digital transformation software vendor Intelledox has closed a growth capital investment from Ellerston Ventures.