Japan's Recruit Holdings has held its Demo Day featuring its sixth batch of incubated startup last month, in the event, HoloEyes has won the Tech Lab Paak Award along with a supplemental prize of pair meal ticket for a hotel dinner.
Golf inventory aggregator GolfLAN has made its second acquisition in six months, purchasing Singapore-based competitor GolfGreedy in a cash-and-stock deal.
China consumer-focused GP Tiantu Capital has led a US$36 million Series C round of funding for Kuaikan Comic, a mobile app designed for reading light comics.
Koubei, a search engine backed by Alibaba, along with Chinese fund, Zhongshi Capital has invested in Meiweibuyongdeng, a Shanghai-based restaurant booking app.
Israel's leading venture capital firm Yozma Group is entering the global markets, investing US$42.1 million in Korean startups through a fund named "Yozma Group - Daesung Private Equity Inc" which is slated to begin in the first half of 2017.
TempoGO, an Internet of Things (IoT) and SaaS solutions provider for commercial transportation has secured a Rs 5.6 crore (about US$825k) seed investment round led by Hong Kong-based K2 Capital.
China's third-biggest search engine Sogou plans to hold a U.S. initial public offering this year, according to its CEO Wang Xiaochuan in an interview with Bloomberg.
New Delhi-based SMSdaak India Ltd, which operates digital payments startup instantPay, has raised its pre-series A funding from Singapore based
Everstone Group acquires a minority stake in OmniActive Health Technologies Ltd. in a US$35 million deal to strengthen OmniActive's presence in global nutraceutical space.
Chinese giant Huawei has recently acquired HexaTier, an Isreali cyber security startup for US$42 million. The smartphone maker will use HexaTier to set up an R&D center in Israel for databases in the cloud.