Asia Pacific's waste-to-energy market is projected to grow threefold in the next five years and China is central to this trend. Cleantech consultancy Pike Research expects the country’s revenues to hit $3.7 billion by the end of the period, up from just over $1 billion in 2011.
China is already home to Asia's largest single line waste-to-energy plant - GSE Investment Corporation's (GSEI) flagship project in Beijing - although the industry growth rates suggest this title might...
Australian graphic design start-up Canva has raised $70 million from investors including US-based General Catalyst and Bond Capital, the new vehicle of Silicon Valley veteran Mary Meeker. It values Canva at $2.5 billion.
India’s Everstone Group has hired Suresh Vaswani (pictured), a former executive at Wipro, Dell, and IBM, as a senior director focused on investments in information technology (IT).
Sanjieke, a China-based vocational training services provider, has raised an RMB130 million ($19 million) in a Series B round of funding led by Wu Capital.
ADV Partners has agreed to acquire heavy vehicles producer Dutch Lanka Trailer Manufacturers (DLT), a Sri Lanka-based subsidiary of Indian conglomerate Tata Group, for INR3.05 billion ($43.7 million).