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Genshin Impact rakes in USD 250 million in its first month, outpacing Honor of Kings and PUBG Mobile

Global players spent USD 245 million on Genshin Impact, a free-to-play and open-world role-playing gacha game from Chinese developer miHoYo, in the first month of the […]
October 30th, 2020
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Apple’s Q4 sales in China drop 29% YoY with iPhone 12 release delay

Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) announced its fiscal fourth-quarter earnings on Thursday after the US stock market closed, posting USD 64.7 billion in net sales, versus an estimated […]
October 30th, 2020
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Singapore’s Beamstart launches USD 10 million fund to invest in Southeast Asian early-stage startups

Beamstart, a business community platform and resource database of company-related information, announced on Thursday the launch of a USD 10 million fund to invest in early-stage […]
October 29th, 2020
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Cambodia debuts digital currency as emerging countries lead charge

Emerging countries have begun formally issuing digital currencies ahead of the world’s major economies, in an attempt to expand access to financial services and shore up […]
October 29th, 2020
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Chinese and American entertainment platforms vie for screen time in Indonesia

Fauzan Zidni is a film producer from Indonesia who was behind a number of successful flicks, like the romantic dramas Republik Twitter and What They Don’t […]
October 28th, 2020
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Israeli analytics firm SimilarWeb raises USD 120 million to fuel growth

SimilarWeb, an Israeli digital market intelligence company, announced on Tuesday that it raised USD 120 million in an investment round co-led by ION Crossover Partners and Viola […]
October 28th, 2020
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Japanese startup Paronym closes USD 6.5 million Series B round to expand presence in Thailand

Paronym, a Tokyo-based startup that develops and provides interactive video solutions, announced on Tuesday the completion of its USD 6.5 million Series B round funding round […]
October 28th, 2020
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Indian fintech startup GetVantage raises USD 5 million to finance direct-to-consumer businesses

Mumbai-based fintech platform GetVantage that provides revenue-based financing for online businesses has raised USD 5 million in a seed round from Chiratae Ventures and Japanese venture […]
October 28th, 2020
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Investments pick up after a sleepy Golden Week | China’s Venture Roundup Volume 7

Subscribe here if you would like to receive China’s Venture Roundup in your inbox every Tuesday! Key trends we observed There was an increase in investment […]
October 27th, 2020
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