Seattle-based food tech firm Rebellyous Foods has secured $9.5 million in fresh funding, earmarked for the deployment of its latest plant-based meat production machinery. Established in 2017 by former Boeing engineer Christie Lagally, Rebellyous specializes in crafting a diverse range of plant-based chicken alternatives, including nuggets, patties, and tenders. Lagally…Continue Reading

Malaysia-based healthtech startup Naluri Hidup recently announced that it has secured US$1.1 million in a pre-Series A funding round that was led by Duopharma Biotech, a leading pharmaceutical company based in Malaysia; M Venture Partners, an early stage venture investor based in Singapore; and RHL Ventures, a multi-family private investment…Continue Reading

Mighty Jaxx, a prestigious art and toy collectible design studio startup based in Singapore, successfully completed a pre-Series A financing round when the collectibles specialist secured US$3.1 million recently. It was disclosed that the latest financing was led by KB Investment, one of South Korea’s foremost venture capital firms and…Continue Reading

Regional superapp unicorn Grab and Singapore’s Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) recently announced a strategic joint initiative to pilot a fourteen week accelerator program, Grab Ventures Ignite (GVI), with the aim of supporting startups based in Singapore to explore new markets abroad in the region. It is understood that the…Continue Reading

iPrice Group, a Kuala Lumpur-based online shopping aggregator platform startup, recently announced that it has secured US$10 million in an ACA Investments-led Series B financing round that also saw the participation of other investors. ACA Investments is a Singapore-based private equity firm that has ties to Daiwa Securities Group of…Continue Reading

Vietnam-based podcast startup Waves has secured US$1.2 million in an Insignia Ventures Partners-led seed funding round, according to a recently made announcement. The Ho Chi Minh-based startup’s seed funding round was also participated by other investors, including Skystar Capital, an early stage venture capital firm based in Indonesia that is…Continue Reading

Indonesia-based business-to-business (B2B) e-procurement startup Mbiz announced recently that it is aiming to achieve a US$20 million Series B funding round. Currently, the B2B startup is looking for suitable investors that the startup can form mutually beneficial strategic partnerships with as well as for the purposes of co-branding, with which…Continue Reading

GTRIIP, a dual Singapore and America-based startup that provides a biometrics-enabled solution for seamless registration processes across multiple industries and sectors, recently announced that it has successfully secured an undisclosed amount of funding in the seven figure American dollar range for its Series B funding round. The digital identity and…Continue Reading