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Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Bangkok-based aCommerce, an e-commerce enabler that works with brands across a range of services, raises $65M Series B led by KKR-backed Emerald Media   —  Southeast Asia-based aCommerce, a startup that helps brands get into e-commerce and digital media in the fast-growing region …
Nov 20, 2017, 1:46 AMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Alibaba invests ~$2.9B for a 36% stake in Sun Art, which operates 446 hypermarkets across 224 cities in mainland China   —  Alibaba is continuing its expansion into offline retail after the Chinese e-commerce giant bought up more than one-third of one of Chinese most prolific operators of hypermarket stores.
Nov 19, 2017, 10:55 PMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Tencent's Q3 earnings beat expectations with a profit of $2.7B, up 69% YoY and revenue of $9.8B, up 61% YoY, thanks to its mobile and desktop gaming business   —  Tencent, Asia's highest-valued technology company, has smashed analyst forecasts for its Q3 2017 after it posted a profit of 18 billion RMB …
Nov 15, 2017, 4:50 AMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Alibaba smashes its Singles Day record once again as sales hit $25.4B, a 39% increase over last year's sales total   —  Alibaba has set another Single's Day record after the e-commerce giant sold over $25 billion of product on the Chinese biggest online shopping date.
Nov 11, 2017, 11:50 AMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Razer prices its IPO near the top of its range, at $0.50, raising $529M and giving it a market cap of $4.4B; will start trading in Hong Kong on Monday   —  PC gaming company Razer is set to raise upwards of US$504 million (HK$3.9 billion) when it lists on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange on Monday.
Nov 10, 2017, 11:45 AMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Tencent's e-book publishing arm, China Literature, set to spin out and raise $1B+ in Hong Kong IPO   —  Tencent's China Literature, an Amazon-like e-book business, is continuing the trend of Asian tech IPOs after it announced its public listing in Hong Kong will raise $1.06 billion on Wednesday.
Nov 7, 2017, 3:35 PMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Major flaw in Parity multi-sig wallets, often used in ICOs, potentially freezes hundreds of millions of dollars worth of Ethereum   —  Today is not a good news day for Ethereum.  A vulnerability found within a popular wallet has frozen potentially hundreds of millions of dollars …
Nov 7, 2017, 11:37 AMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Amazon launches $50 Fire TV Stick Basic Edition without Alexa for international users of its Prime video service in 100 markets   —  We're approaching one year since Amazon expanded its Prime video service to over 200 countries internationally, and today the company is doubling …
Nov 7, 2017, 9:20 AMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Open-source database startup MariaDB confirms $27M Series C led by Alibaba; valuation was reported as $354M in September   —  Open source database startup MariaDB has announced a new $27 million round of funding led by Alibaba, confirming the news that TechCrunch reported in September.
Nov 2, 2017, 1:45 PMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Grab opens its GrabPay payments service to third party merchants in Singapore   —  Grab is best known for rivaling Uber in Southeast Asia, but today the company took a major step into becoming a fintech player, too.  —  That's because the ride-sharing firm, which recently raised $2 billion …
Nov 1, 2017, 1:10 PMIn context

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