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Antler doubles down on Asia amid economic slump

Atome banks $100m HSBC debt facility

Indonesian healthtech firm gets $7m dose from Golden Gate Ventures

Singapore’s AV startups go beyond driverless cars

Edtech accelerator EduSpaze names 9 startups in 5th cohort

US agrifood giant Cargill backs Singapore AI-backed food startup

Aramco’s VC arm leads $35m round of Hong Kong biotech firm

Co-founder, CEO of Gobi-backed startup Avana dies

East Ventures, Surge lead Indonesian healthtech firm’s $4.3m seed round

Indonesian e-wallet Dana raises $250m from Sinar Mas (update)

Bangladesh traveltech firm bags $500k from government-sponsored fund

Tiger Global-backed CleverTap secures $105m to fuel expansion

Indian crypto firm launches $10m Web3 fund

Kakao’s Klaytn sets aside $20M to blockchain research in collaboration with SG, KR universities

Polygon, Korea’s Neowiz to build Web3 gaming platform

Payments with Ethereum will become more common, token co-founder says

Thunes enters Saudi Arabia, appoints new country head

Singapore pet care startup closes $3.7m series A

Flipkart, ex-Coinbase execs join Indian NFT startup’s $12m round

Social finance platform Ethis relaunches angel investor group

Korean grocery unicorn Market Kurly partners with RedMart to enter SG

Can Sociolla become the AWS for smart retail?

M-Daq-owned B2B payments firm names CTO as co-founder

Meet the 10 top-funded startups and tech companies in Hong Kong

FTX Ventures backs $5.8m round of Line Games’ Web3 gaming platform

Israeli smart grocery cart firm secures $35m series B

Apple Pay lands in Malaysia

Indian VC firm Weave Capital announces new $75m fund

Binance to halt off-chain transfers with embattled WazirX

Ex-Grab VN head launches robotics startup

SoftBank founder promises cost cuts after group logs $23b in losses

Australia to roll out trial program for CBDC

MDI Ventures joins $23m round of Indonesian logistics firm

SG-based crypto exchange Hodlnaut halts operations

Crypto.com secures Korean operating licenses

Vision Fund’s $17.3b in losses drag SoftBank Q1 earnings down

Indian edtech firm upGrad closes $210m round

Big names place early bets on this Singapore D2C firm

Razer CEO backs SG social networking firm’s $362k pre-seed

Binance, WazirX butt heads amid money laundering probe

Recession Run: Antler to double funding deals

Thailand’s central bank to pilot CBDC at end of 2022

Baidu gets green light to deploy fully autonomous taxis in Chongqing, Wuhan

AI Rudder’s woes pile up as APAC expansion hits roadblock

Startups raising funds around the globe

Tencent eyes larger stake in Ubisoft

Ex-PwC exec nets $75m for new crypto fund

Climate tech funding held up despite market volatility

NTU, SG greentech firm to launch $4.3m textile research center

Two execs leave Chinese TikTok rival Kuaishou