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China’s Apex Technology in talks to buy US Lexmark
April 07, 2016

Apex Technology Co Ltd, a Chinese company that manufactures ink cartridge chips, is in negotiations to acquire U.S. printer and imaging systems provider Lexmark International Inc. The post China&rsqu...

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Exclusive: Not lured by e-commerce, Indian e-wallet firm MobiKwik sharpens focus on fintech
April 07, 2016

“Unlike our rivals who run marketplaces, we have always had more belief in the fintech space. It is our only business. Hence, any plans to diversify would revolve only around fintech,” co-...

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Philips may set up venture fund to invest in Indian health-tech startups
April 07, 2016

In January, EDBI, the corporate investment arm of the Singapore’s Economic Development Board, partnered with Royal Philips to jointly invest in select, high-potential digital health companies. ...

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Philippines: Japan’s Daito buys 5% stake in Harbor Star Shipping
April 07, 2016

Japan-based Daito Corp has secured up to 5 per cent stake in Philippine-listed Harbor Star Shipping Services Inc after a series of share purchase transactions. The post Philippines: Japan’s Dai...

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Exclusive: Singapore adventure tours marketplace Traca secures seed funding
April 07, 2016

The startup’s primary business model revolves around helping traditional boutique adventure tour operators get online. Tours offered can range from skydiving in Cebu to trekking with orangutans ...

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Philippines: Grab, World Bank debut ‘OpenTraffic platform’ in SE Asia
April 06, 2016

Grab together with the World Bank premiered in the Philippines the smart data platform called OpenTraffic, which provides free-of-cost GPS information for better analysis of travel speeds and journey ...

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