Thailand: InVent backs Digio’s Series A round in first fintech investment


Digio and Intouch aim to tap onto the rapidly growing e-payment market in Thailand and Southeast Asia.

Italthai inks JV with Japanese crane maker Tadano to expand in CLMV nations

The new company will focus on Thailand, Laos and Cambodia this year.

Thai govt-backed $147m Digital Economy Fund to be set up in September

The DE fund is in line with the government’s policy to promote startups

SME Bank invests $1.23m in Thai dessert producer and mushroom farm

Bank to inject 30 million baht in Virgin F&B and 12 million baht in Khao Yai Panorama Farm.

IFC to invest up to $25m in Morgan Stanley’s North Haven Thai Private Equity

North Haven Thai PE is seeking to raise up to $300 million

Thai Government Savings Bank’s SMEs Trust Fund launches $44m investment vehicles

Expara had been selected as manager for the Trust Fund’s first 500m baht sub-fund.

Thailand: Buriram Sugar files for infrastructure fund IPO

BRRGIF will be the country’s first infrastructure fund that invests in biomass power plant and launches the IPO. plans Thailand foray by end of the year

Company to expand its overseas business beyond Indonesia.

Thailand: Saha Group, Toyobo to invest up to $30m in airbag fabrics unit

This is part of Saha Group’s 3-billion baht investment plan this year.

Siam Cement Group kicks off ASEAN’s first industrial-focused venture fund

To invest in funds of funds and startups in industrial and B2B verticals.