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Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Southeast Asia-based Craigslist-like mobile listings startup Carousell raises $85M Series C co-led by Rakuten Ventures and Singapore's EDBI   —  Carousell, the Singapore-based mobile listing service that operates across Southeast Asia, has pulled in an $85 million Series C fund as it seeks …
May 14, 2018, 2:55 AMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Didi Chuxing to suspend Hitch, one of its carpooling services, for one week as it investigates the murder of a passenger allegedly by a driver   —  Didi Chuxing, China's largest ride-hailing service, has suspended its Hitch, one of its carpooling services, for one week as it investigates the murder of a passenger.
May 11, 2018, 11:35 AMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Alibaba's Q4 beats estimates with revenue of $9.9B, up 61% YoY, but profit was down to $1.1B from ~$1.55B a year ago   —  Alibaba is forecasting yet more growth for its business after it beat analyst forecasts with its fourth-quarter results.  —  Revenue came in at 61.9 billion RMB …
May 4, 2018, 8:55 AMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Grab's deal for Uber's Southeast Asian business faces issues with regulators and, sources say, disgruntled employees, as rivals swarm to recruit Uber talent   —  The long-rumored Grab acquisition of Uber's Southeast Asia business may be official now, but it's far from complete.
Apr 29, 2018, 10:25 PMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
China-based Didi Chuxing launches in Mexico in its first organic international expansion, following acquisition route into Brazil and franchise model in Taiwan   —  China's ride-sharing leader Didi Chuxing has continued its global march after it officially launched in Mexico, expanding its battle with Uber to a new front.
Apr 23, 2018, 2:35 PMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Razer doubles down on Southeast Asia and payments with announcement of deal to acquire MOL Global for $61M, after investing $20M in the company last year   —  Gaming hardware maker Razer, which went public in a big IPO in Hong Kong last year, is doubling down on payments after it announced …
Apr 23, 2018, 1:35 PMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Asian online fashion marketplace Zilingo raises $54M Series C led by Sofina, with participation from Burda, Sequoia India, others, bringing total raised to $82M   —  Many will rightly say that raising money as a startup in Southeast Asia is no easy thing, but up-and-coming online fashion service Zilingo sure …
Apr 9, 2018, 4:40 AMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Ride-hailing company Didi Chuxing launches a pilot food delivery service in China   —  Amid plenty of speculation, China's ride-hailing leader Didi Chuxing has officially entered the food delivery space.  —  The company, which acquired Uber's China-based business in 2016 …
Apr 9, 2018, 1:40 AMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Indian ride hailing service Ola acquires public transportation booking and real-time traffic service Ridlr for an undisclosed amount   —  The rumors are true, India's Uber rival/potential-future-M&A-buddy Ola has acquired transportation startup Ridlr in an undisclosed deal.
Apr 3, 2018, 2:55 AMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Singapore says it has reasonable grounds to believe Uber-Grab deal may violate competition laws, tells firms not to integrate businesses in the country for now   —  Uber's exit from Southeast Asia is under scrutiny from regulators in Singapore who believe that Grab's purchase of the U.S. firm's business …
Mar 30, 2018, 3:35 PMIn context

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