Startups

Chinese Live Streamer Inke Debuts on Hong Kong Bourse

Chinese Live Streamer Inke Debuts on Hong Kong Bourse

Chinese live streaming platform Inke has made its debut on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange just three years after the company was formed.

Jul 13, 2018
Liu Jia
iSpace to Focus On Launch Vehicle R&D After Closing New Funding

iSpace to Focus On Launch Vehicle R&D After Closing New Funding

Chinese private space startup iSpace Technology has closed series-A funding led by Matrix Partners China and will use proceeds for research…

Jul 3, 2018
Xu Wei
OptimumNano Energy Halts Shenzhen Operations to Save Costs

OptimumNano Energy Halts Shenzhen Operations to Save Costs

Shaanxi J&R Optimum Energy subsidiary Shenzhen OptimumNano Energy, a supplier of new energy vehicle batteries, which is mired in a…

Jun 29, 2018
Xu Wei
Fulgent Biotech, Japan’s Towako Group Pair to Produce Fertility, DNA Tech

Fulgent Biotech, Japan’s Towako Group Pair to Produce Fertility, DNA Tech

Shanghai Fulgent Biotech has struck an agreement with Japan’s Towako Group Shanghai to collaborate in genetic testing and devising reproductive…

Jun 29, 2018
Liao Shumin
China's Tunghsu Azure to Invest USD2.3 Mln in Blockchain Firm to Trade Energy

China's Tunghsu Azure to Invest USD2.3 Mln in Blockchain Firm to Trade Energy

China's Tunghsu Azure Renewable Energy will invest CNY15 million (USD2.3 million) in a one-year-old blockchain startup to promote smart technologies in energy management and trading.

Jun 29, 2018
Tang Shihua
China’s Car-Sharing Operators Overtake Bike Firms to Bag Biggest Funds

China’s Car-Sharing Operators Overtake Bike Firms to Bag Biggest Funds

China's car-sharing sector has replaced shared bikes to become the biggest target for investment.

Jun 29, 2018
Wu Ziye
China's NIO Among Smart Garage-Maker AIpark's B-Round Investors

China's NIO Among Smart Garage-Maker AIpark's B-Round Investors

China's smart parking operator AIpark has raised hundreds of millions of Chinese yuan in its latest round of financing to tap congested cities' demand for parking space with lower operating cost.

Jun 28, 2018
Dou Shicong
Chinese B&B Chain Youjia Homestay Raises Tens of Millions of Dollars From Ctrip, Others

Chinese B&B Chain Youjia Homestay Raises Tens of Millions of Dollars From Ctrip, Others

Youjia Homestay, a Chinese bed & breakfast chain founded in February, has raised tens of millions of dollars from investors…

Jun 27, 2018
Le Yan
China's Touch Bags Angel Funding to Make More Trendy Health Supplements for the Young

China's Touch Bags Angel Funding to Make More Trendy Health Supplements for the Young

Chinese medical supplement firm Touch has raised CNY3 million (USD454,000) from an angel investor to develop its products and accumulate more customers.

Jun 27, 2018
Tang Shihua
AI Speech Aims to Launch Chips Following USD77 Million Funding

AI Speech Aims to Launch Chips Following USD77 Million Funding

Chinese startup AI Speech Information Technology has closed a new round of financing worth CNY500 million (USD77 million) and will…

Jun 26, 2018
Xu Wei
Lanren Shuting Bags USD31 Million to Better Serve Rising Audiobook Sector

Lanren Shuting Bags USD31 Million to Better Serve Rising Audiobook Sector

Lanren Shuting Bags USD31 Million to Better Serve Rising Audiobook Sector. Shenzhen Lanren Online Technology, the firm behind audiobook platform…

Jun 25, 2018
Tang Shihua
Filmmaker Zhang Yimou’s VR Firm Scoops Funding for Virtual Theme Park

Filmmaker Zhang Yimou’s VR Firm Scoops Funding for Virtual Theme Park

Sky Limit Entertainment, a virtual reality company co-founded by critically acclaimed Chinese film director Zhang Yimou, plans to use the…

Jun 21, 2018
Tang Shihua

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