China launched a 100 billion yuan (about US$14.6 billion) Internet investment fund
China supports internet companies and Internet Plus action plan with US$14.6 billion investment fund
What venture capitalists are looking for at CES 2017
Hundreds of thousands of people are gathering in Las Vegas this week for the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show (CES), but what will get everyone buzzing this year?
Uber rival Go-Jek confirms raising $550M for the Southeast Asia expansion
Go-Jek - Indonesia-based motorbike taxi service that competes with Uber and Grab, has confirmed that it has raised $550 million new venture funding
Chinese Consortium to Acquire Playtika For $4.4 Billion
Chinese Consortium Including Affiliates Of Giant Agrees To Acquire Playtika Unit For $4.4 Billion In Deal With Caesars Interactive Entertainment
Nokia to acquire Withings for $191m and enter the digital health space
Nokia has announced that it’s set to acquire French digital health firm Withings for €170 million ($191 million) and make it a part of its Nokia Technologies business.
Polish accelerator Startup Hub Poland is attracting innovative projects from CEE
Startup Hub? Warsaw! International startups gain momentum in the Polish capital city. The city of Warsaw and the Startup Hub Poland are attracting innovative projects to Poland
Food Tech startups raised a record $5.7B in 2015
The food tech sector boomed in 2015, as Asia drove the bulk of funding growth for what ended up being a record year, Europe also saw significant growth in food tech
TOP-20 world hottest startups of 2015
Some of the hottest startups from around the globe that made the 2015 Startup Open competition's list
BlaBlaCar has rised $160 млн. from Insight Venture Partners
The company had a valuation about $1.2 billion
Coursera raised $49.5M for expanding to China, Latin America and India
Coursera wants to accelerate its global expansion, so it went out and raised $49.5M in Series C round
Snapdeal, One Of India’s Largest E-Commerce Players, Reportedly Gets $500M From Alibaba, Foxconn And SoftBank
Snapdeal, one of India’s biggest e-commerce companies, has scooped up $500 million in funding from Alibaba, Foxconn and SoftBank, according to Re/code
SoftBank Leads $100M Investment In India-Based Budget Hotel Network OYO Rooms
SoftBank is back investing in India after it lead a $100 million round for OYO Rooms, a two-year-old startup that runs an online marketplace for affordable hotels in the country.
German car makers agree to buy Nokia’s mapping business for $3.2B
A consortium of German car makers have reportedly agreed to buy Nokia’s Here mapping technology.
JetSmarter closed round B for $20M
Investors include the Saudi Royal Family, several unnamed entertainment moguls and Jay-Z