Petronas sells half of polymers biz to Saudi Aramco for $900m


Petronas said the sale would allow it to cut its capital spending budget.

Exclusive: Alibaba, in talks to buy SK Planet and Axiata-backed 11street Malaysia

Online marketplace 11street is a partnership between Celcom Axiata and Korea’s SK Planet.

PE firm Dymon Asia buys 13% in mineral water bottler Spritzer

The proposed share placement is 27.4 million shares for a price of RM2.33 ($0.55) per share.

DSA Summit: iflix not looking for funds but open to strategics that add value: Catcha CEO Grove

‘iflix is always welcoming strategic partners who can add significant amount of value beyond the money that they bring’

Exclusive: Hellogold closes Series A at $12m valuation, to raise $8m via ICO

HelloGold has closed a Series A round at a $12 million valuation and is raising $8 million through an ICO.

KK Fund leads $447K round in Malaysia’s supply chain finance platform CapitalBay

It helps corporate buyers and SME suppliers to optimise their working capital through technology.

Malaysia: US food major Bunge takes 70% in oil producer IOI Loders in $946m deal

The deal will establish Bunge as a giant B2B oil firm and scale across geographies

Malaysia Debt Ventures launches $952m tech fund, to invest in 300 firms

Malaysia Debt Ventures (MDV) has launched a $952m tech fund.

ASX-listed FDV invests $952K in Uruguay property portal Infocasas

Catcha Group’s Patrick Grover-backed FDV listed at ASX in 2015

China’s Mobike expands SE Asia footprint, launches bike-sharing service in Malaysia

The Shanghai-based startup has partnered with S P Setia Berhad, a Malaysian real estate developer, for the launch.