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Japan’s Space Market, on-demand venue rental marketplace, files for IPO

$8,200,000 Venture capital

Sorabito, Japan’s heavy machinery e-marketplace operator, raises $8.2m


Boeing, Lockheed, ULA corner the government-funded space market. SpaceX moving up

Space Earnings Technology
JPY ¥2,450,000,000 Venture capital

Japanese online media player Candee gets $21.6m round

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Japan's Candee secures $21.5 million to expand into sports livestreaming business

JPY ¥1,000,000,000 Venture capital
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WAmazing, offering free SIM cards for foreign visitors to Japan, secures $9.2 million

Funding Asia Payments
JPY ¥500,000,000 Venture capital
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Japan's Enechange lands $4.4M to beef up marketing its energy price comparison site

Asia Energy
$3,000,000 Venture capital (Series B)
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Lost in translation? WOVN.io raises US$3M to simplify website multilingual support

$4,000,000 Venture capital (Series A)
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Japan’s Airbnb just raised $4m

$4,700,000 Undisclosed
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Japan's Sorabito gets $4.7M to enhance global marketplace of used heavy machinery

Funding Asia
$832,000 Undisclosed
Tech in Asia

Japanese startup gets funding to sell used bulldozers, backhoes, and cranes

Asia Manufacturing Funding
Venture capital
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Japan’s crowdsourced bookkeeping startup MerryBiz secures funding from Opt Ventures

$1,100,000 Seed fund
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Japan’s website translation service WOVN.io secures $1.1 million funding

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Japan’s WOVN.io helps websites improve search engine visibility in any language