Popular in Japan and elsewhere in Asia, ChatWork was an early mover in the enterprise social network space. It focuses on SMEs rather than tech-savvy startups.
The Singapore-based company will be expanding and recruiting.
Logicroots has an app called Mathaly, designed to help students practice maths. With fresh funding, the app will see newer levels, and more adventures.
More than the investment itself, a thumbs up from the chairman emeritus of the Tata Group adds to the Xiaomi mojo which has already cast a spell over India.
The investment will see the two teams merge their staff and technology.
Singapore-based media giant MediaCorp just acquired majority shares in Indonesia’s KLN Group.
A Baidu spokesperson tells Tech in Asia that Keru Cloud "fits in very well with what we're doing as far as connecting people with services."
Available only in two cities right now, Diandao has just secured US$5 million in series A funding to assist with its growth.
Like a room without a roof.
With the fresh funds, the startups plans to expand to 12 cities in the US by the end of the year.
Barry Freeman, Jimubox CFO and co-founder, tells Tech in Asia that the earlier tie-up with Xiaomi helped the startup see a big boost in traffic.
India-based Simplilearn, an online education startup for professionals seeking IT certifications, has secured $15M in series C funding led by Mayfield.
The four-year-old startup claims to have two million products across categories like clothing, handicrafts, jewellery, and art from 12,000 artisans and will use the capital for scaling up.
The service will be launching throughout 2015 in key Southeast Asian territories.
A new startup from Beijing that specializes in salad delivery today announced it raised "tens of millions" of RMB (at least $1.6M) in a series A funding round.
New Oriental founder and CEO Michael Yu has bought into a Beijing-based apartment rental website and app that wants to bring the process into what it calls "rental 4.0".
"Irregular home layouts, tiny room sizes, and varying tastes make readymade furniture suboptimal for the market. This makes StitchWood's offering a solution to a uniquely Indian problem.”
After debuting at KDDI’s demo day last July, Repro releases its alpha version.