Japan: Spectee to expand in Asia, MPM Capital and Astellas Pharma launch DigiTx

Japan: Spectee to expand in Asia, MPM Capital and Astellas Pharma launch DigiTx

Temple in Kiyomizu,Japan. Credit:Flickr/Caribb

The latest in the deals space in Japan has seen social news aggregator Spectee is expanding to more Asian nations, while Astellas Pharma and MPM Capital have partnered to launch a digital health investment firm, DigiTx Partners.

Japan’s social news aggregator for press Spectee announces Asian, US expansion

Spectee, a Tokyo-based artificial intelligence-powered news platform startup announced that it would expand Newsdesk, the company’s social news aggregation platform for the press, to global markets. The startup will collaborate with CBC, the brains behind TV system brand Ganz, which participated in a Series A round this July.

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