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2017 Q2

5 + 2
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$133,000,000 Venture capital
TechMoran , New York Times Bits , PE Hub , +2

iflix raises $133m funding led by Hearst to take on Netflix in emerging markets

Asia Technology Funding
Tech in Asia , TechCrunch

Iflix raises $133m as it dominates Netflix in parts of Asia

Asia Video streaming

Malaysia Airlines lab, new CCO for Onyx and more

Tech in Asia

Groupon successor Fave partners Alipay to welcome Chinese tourists to Southeast Asia


Ant Financial targets Malaysia through CIMB JV

Tech in Asia

Brief: Ant Financial partners with Malaysian bank to launch Alipay-based ewallet

$20,000,000 Post-IPO equity
Marketing Interactive , TechCrunch , globalcorporateventuring

Razer acquires close to 20% stake in Malaysian e-payment platform MOL Global

Tech in Asia

BookDoc adds Indonesia’s Hamami family to roster of high-profile investors

Venture capital (Series A)
launchticker , Tech in Asia , e27

Student accommodation startup HostelHunting raises an undisclosed Series A from Accord


Singapore Press Holdings partners RecomN Technologies to launch services matching portal

Startup events Asia
Tech in Asia

Singapore Press Holdings sets up new venture with freelance services startup

$6,000,000 Venture capital
Tech in Asia , PE Hub

‘Amazon for car dealers’ raises $6m round led by Gobi Partners

Asia Funding

Netflix killer iflix is finally launching in South Africa, Nigeria, Kenya, Tanzania & Zimbabwe

Global Asia Video streaming
Tech in Asia

iFlix is going to live stream soccer games in a move to outflank Netflix

Video streaming Asia Sports
Tech in Asia

Swingvy comes out on top at Arena battle

Intelligent machines
Tech in Asia

Malaysia’s Cradle Fund revamps strategy to wean startups off grants

Funding Crowdfunding

Cradle Fund launches new investment product, aims to wean startups off grants

Startup events Asia

Media Prima Digital set to buy Catcha Group's REV Asia for US$24M, becomes largest Malaysian digital media company

Startup events Asia

Media Prima buys Rev Asia for $24M to create Malaysia’s largest digital media platform

Asia Strategy Advertising
Tech in Asia

Malaysia’s Media Prima acquires Catcha’s REV Asia for $24m

Asia Strategy Earnings