Google, Temasek to join as new investors in Go-Jek’s $1.2b funding round

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Existing investors KKR & Co LP and Warburg Pincus LLC are also participating in the funding round.

China’s property rental firm Ziroom raises $622m from Warburg Pincus, Tencent

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Sequoia Capital China, China Renaissance Principal Investment, Sunac Capital, GA Capital, H Capital, Source Code Capital, Haixia Asset, and New Hope also joined the round


Alibaba Taiwan Entrepreneurs Fund leads $15.5m Series B in Space Cycle

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Space Cycle, which operates six boutique fitness studios in Beijing, Shanghai and Taipei, plans to use the funding to expand in China.


Fosun Capital joins $80m Series B in China’s check-out free store Bingobox

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Existing investor, GGV invested RMB100 million ($15 million) in July 2017 prior to this latest investment round.


Geely-backed EV startup Caocao Zhuanche raises $156m Series A at $1.6b valuation

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The two-year-old Huangzhou-based firm’s Series A round was participated by various unnamed domestic and overseas investors.


Tencent joins $51m round of Canadian entertainment platform Wattpad

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Other investors in the round include Canadian venture capital BDC, Kickstart Ventures, Peterson Group and existing investor Raine.


SGInnovate-backed Morpheus Labs raises funds at $2m valuation, plans $25m ICO

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The firm has also launched an ICO with a target fundraise of $25 million through the sale of 125 million Morpheus Infrastructure Tokens


Tencent-backed video site Kuaishou seeks $1b funding at $17b valuation

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The company is targeting around $1 billion of financing. Its targeted valuation would be almost six times the $3 billion it managed when it last raised funds in March.


Taiwan’s Aprinoia Therapeutics raises $11m co-led by KTB Network, DCI Partners

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Aprinoia Therapeutics said it will use the proceeds of the funding to finance preclinical and clinical development.


US-based AngelList launches deal syndicates programme in India

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About 1,800 startups have raised over $700 million through Syndicates on the AngelList platform.