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Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
NetEase Cloud Music, a music streaming service by Chinese games and publishing giant NetEase, raises $600M from investors including Baidu and General Atlantic   —  As Tencent Music, China's largest streaming firm, reportedly stalls on its proposed U.S. IPO, one of its closest challengers is doubling down.
Nov 13, 2018, 9:25 AMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Singapore-based ride-hailing service Grab announces a $250M investment from Hyundai, bringing total raised to more than $6B   —  Grab, the Singapore startup that bought Uber's Southeast Asia business earlier this year, continues to announce strategic investors for its ongoing Series H funding round.
Nov 6, 2018, 8:10 PMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Meesho, an India-based social commerce startup, raises $50M Series C, its third raise over the last year in which it says top line revenue grew over 100X   —  Meesho, a Bangalore-based social commerce startup, has closed a $50 million investment to grow its business in its Indian homeland ahead of future international expansion.
Nov 5, 2018, 11:50 PMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
PropertyGuru, which operates real estate rental and sale listing sites in Southeast Asia, raises $144M Series D from KKR bringing the total raised to ~$320M   —  Global investment giant KKR is warming up to Southeast Asia after it made a third high-profile investment.
Nov 4, 2018, 6:30 PMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Alibaba reports Q2 revenue of $12.4B, up 54% YoY, missing analyst estimates, net income of $2.66B, cuts forecasted annual revenue target by 4% to 6%   —  Alibaba's long stretch of growth finally broke after the Chinese e-commerce giant reported somewhat underwhelming financial results for its Q2 2019 quarter.
Nov 2, 2018, 11:15 AMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Line Games, chat app Line's gaming division, raises $110M from Anchor Equity Partners; Anchor acquires 27.5% stake, dilutes Line's holdings to a minority 41.7%   —  Messaging app firm Line has given up majority control of its Line Games business after it raised outside financing to expand …
Oct 31, 2018, 11:25 PMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Southeast Asian ride-hailing service Grab raises $200M from Booking Holdings, the travel firm formerly known as Priceline   —  Fresh a strategic investment from Microsoft, Southeast Asia's ride-hailing leader Grab is back in the money again after it closed $200 million in fresh capital from Booking Holdings …
Oct 29, 2018, 8:30 AMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Philippines telecom company PLDT says Tencent and KKR will invest up to $175M in Voyager, PLDT's new fintech business, gaining a minority stake   —  China's internet battle is rapidly reproducing itself in Southeast Asia.  One new hotspot is the Philippines, where Tencent just agreed to invest in Voyager …
Oct 5, 2018, 2:45 AMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
SoftBank and Toyota partner to develop mobility services powered by autonomous cars, combining SoftBank's focus on IoT and Toyota's connected vehicles platform   —  SoftBank is getting into self-driving car services after the Japanese tech giant announced a joint-venture with Toyota in its native Japan.
Oct 4, 2018, 1:55 AMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Opera launches Opera Touch browser for the iPhone optimized for one-handed use, built-in ad blocking, protection from cryptojacking, and more   —  Browser company Opera is back doing what it does best, offering you beautifully-designed alternatives to the stock browsers from the likes of Google and Apple .
Oct 2, 2018, 4:45 AMIn context

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