Banuba, a Hong Kong-based developer of technologies for augmented reality (AR) mobile applications, has raised $5 million from VP Capital and Larnabel Ventures.
Indonesian hotel reservation services provider Nida Rooms has raised a $5.6 million Series A round of funding led by China’s Shanda Group.
Beijing-based Anxin Doctor, a mobile app focused on pediatric and women's healthcare, has completed a RMB200 million ($29 million) Series B round of funding across two tranches.
Jenny Lee, managing partner at GGV Capital, discusses the venture capital environment in China
Chinese B2B hotel booking platform Haoqiao.cn has raised RMB120 million ($17 million) in an extended Series B round led by the government-backed National SME Development Fund and China Merchants Capital.
Global Brain has led a Series A funding round of undisclosed size for Trillium, a Japanese cybersecurity company focused on the emerging autonomous vehicle industry.
Insurance Australia Group (IAG) has agreed to establish a financial technology incubator in Singapore to focus on promoting start-ups targeting innovation in the insurance industry.
China’s Shunwei Capital Partners has made its first investment in India, contributing $3 million to the second tranche of a Series A round for used car trading platform Truebil.
Judith Li, a partner with Lilly Asia Ventures, discusses healthcare investment opportunities in China
Singapore's CXA raises $25 million in Series B funding to build out its benefits model that helps both companies and employees fight their healthcare battles more efficiently
Northern Light Venture Capital (NLVC) has led an $18 million Series A round of funding for Ms. Paris, a Chinese online fashion rental company.
Rokt, an Australia-based start-up that provides digital marketing services to e-commerce companies, has received a $15 million Series B round of funding led by Moelis Australia Asset Management.
US-based venture capital firm Unitus Impact has led a $6.5 million Series A funding round for Singaporean healthcare technology start-up mClinica.
Time Warner Investments has led a group of investors, including China’s Baidu Ventures, in a $27 million Series B funding round for New Zealand-based holographic technology company 8i.
Vertex Ventures, the VC arm of Singapore’s Temasek Holdings, has led a $7.5 million investment in Flutura Business Solutions, an Indian data services provider that uses internet-of-things (IoT) technology.
Accel Partners has led a $5.8 million Series A round for Indian healthcare-focused AI start-up SigTuple Technologies.
Singapore should make it easier for venture capital firms to establish themselves locally and take steps to attract more private equity investors to the country as part of efforts to fill the funding gap, a government-appointed panel has recommended.
Sistema Asia Fund (SAF) has led an $8 million Series B round for Indian social network and online fashion marketplace Wooplr.
Japan-based investor Beyond Next Ventures has led a JPY380 million ($3.4 million) round for domestic healthcare software developer CureApp.
Yaoshibang, a Chinese B2B pharmaceutical trading platform, has raised a RMB110 million ($16 million) Series B round co-led by Shenzhen-based Green Pine Capital Partners and Fosun Group.
The investment arm of Singapore's Economic Development Board (EDBI) and B Capital Group have led a $25 million Series B funding round for Singaporean health technology start-up CXA Group.
Singapore-based VC firm RB Investments has led a $10 million Series B round for Holiday Triangle Travel, operator of Indian online travel planning marketplace TravelTriangle.
Innovation Network Corporation of Japan (INCJ), SBI Investment and Dentsu Digital Holdings have contributed to a JPY800 million ($7.1 million) funding round for Tokyo-based financial technology company Coiney.
Jafco and several other Japanese venture capital firms have joined a JPY1.8 billion ($18.7 million) Series A round for Japanese stock-trading app developer Folio.