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Japanese HR Tech Startup Grooves Raises $3m In Funding

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Tokyo-based human resources tech startup Grooves on Wednesday announced that it has raised $3 million from travel agenc... Read more

SEBI Halts India Hotel Chain Leelas Proposed Asset Sale To Brookfield

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Ahead of the postal ballot for sale of assets by Hotel Leelaventure Ltd to Canadian fund Brookfield on 24 April, Securi... Read more

Dentsu, Hyundai Invest $10m In Israeli AI Voice Search Platform Audioburst

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Audioburst, an Israeli AI-powered voice search platform, has raised an additional $10 million in strategic funding from... Read more

Indiabulls Promoters In Talks To Exit Real Estate Business

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Days after Indiabulls Group chairman Sameer Gehlaut said that the company will give up the real estate business if ne... Read more

SoftBank To Pick Up 5.6% Stake In Payments Firm Wirecard For $1b

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Japan’s SoftBank Group Corp will buy a 5.6 percent stake in German payments company Wirecard by acquiring convertible... Read more

Vietnam Digest: Thailands CP Foods To Invest $200m; MSB To List On HoSE

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Thai agricultural conglomerate CP Foods will invest $200 million to create an export hub in Vietnam while Hanoi-based M... Read more

Chinese Tech Major ByteDance Invests In Talent Agency Mountain Top

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Beijing-based technology giant ByteDance, the company behind the TikTok video app, has made an undisclosed investment i... Read more

Chinas HNA Group Said To Suspend $1b Sale Of Container Unit Seaco

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HNA Group Co. has shelved a sale process for its container-leasing business Seaco after failing to reach an agreement o... Read more

Tencent-backed Chinese Online Healthcare Venture Raises $250m

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China’s Tencent Trusted Doctor, a venture backed by tech giant Tencent Holdings, said it has raised $250 million in a... Read more

FGV, Malaysian Pilgrims Fund Mull Sale Of Indonesian Estate In Potential $1b Deal

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Palm oil giant FGV Holdings Bhd. and the Malaysian pilgrims fund are considering selling plantation assets in Indonesia... Read more

How Charoen Pokphand Turned Main Conduit For Chinese Investment In Thailand

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Chia Ek Chor fled his typhoon-ravaged village in southern China and started a new life in Thailand selling vegetable se... Read more

India: HT Media Acquires 51% Stake In Radio One Parent

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HT Media Ltd, the publisher of Mint and Hindustan Times newspapers, said its radio arm has acquired a 51% stake in ... Read more

Essel Group In Talks To Sell Road Assets To CDPQ, Cube Highways

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Roads platform Cube Highways and Infrastructure Pte. Ltd and Canada’s Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ... Read more

Chinas Tencent Backs Argentine Mobile Banking Startup Uala

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Chinese tech giant Tencent Holdings Ltd has invested in Argentine mobile banking service Uala, which also counts Georg... Read more

SG Digest: OUE Sells Nuvest Stake For $1m; PTE Ups Stake In Thakral Corp

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Singapore-listed property developer OUE Limited has sold its entire 33 per cent stake in GIC-backed Nuvest Capital Pte ... Read more