Singapore E-commerce Aggregator Una Brands Raises $40M In 500 Startups-backed Seed Round Una Brands, a Singapore-based startup co-founded by Kiren Tanna, the founder of Foodpanda and ZEN Rooms, announced raising $40 million in a seed round backed by global investors including 500 Startups, Kingsway Capital, 468 Capital, President Capital, and Global Founders Capital.
Singapore Adtech Startup Bounty Media Bags $415K Seed Funding From VC Firm SOSV Singapore-based Bounty Media, an adtech and martech platform for advertisers and publishers, announced it has raised funding from SOSV and the VC firm’s program, Mobile Only Accelerator (MOX), to bring its total seed round to S$550,000 (US$415,000).
Gobi Partners, Warner Music Invest In Philippine Esports Entertainment Firm Tier One Entertainment The Philippines-based esports and gaming startup Tier One Entertainment announced it has raised an undisclosed amount of financing in its pre-series A round led by Gobi Partners through its Gobi-Core Philippine Fund, a joint-venture fund with Core Capital.
Noodle-maker Monde Nissin Receives PSE Nod For $1.3B Philippine IPO Food maker Monde Nissin Corp has received approval from the Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE) for its planned initial public offering (IPO) that could raise 63 billion pesos ($1.3 billion) in what will be the country’s largest-ever listing.
Taiwan’s AppWorks Leads $1M Round In Vietnam Healthtech Startup Docosan Vietnam-based healthtech startup Docosan has raised over US$1 million in a funding round led by Taiwanese tech venture capital firm AppWorks, which is known for its investments in leading Southeast Asian companies such as Lalamove, Carousell, and ShopBack.