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Extra Crunch roundup: BNPL bonanza scraping Toasts S1A earlystage SaaS pricing

Qoala raises 135M to grow its insurance platform in Indonesia

INKR draws in 31M to make more comics accessible to worldwide audiences

Chinese tech stocks tumble from more than just trade tensions

The GPS wars have begun

Vietnamese flexible pay startup Nano raises 3M seed round

Tractable claims 25M to sell damageassessing AIs to more insurance giants

Indias top fitness and wellbeing startup Curefit expands to the US

Wagely an Indonesian earned wage access and financial services platform raises 56M

Atrium Justin Kans legal tech startup launches a fintech and blockchain division

With 50M in fresh funding Allbirds will open new stores in the US UK and Asia

Tencent leads 50M investment in NewsDog an app vying to be Indias Toutiao

First China now Starbucks gets an ambitious VCfunded rival in Indonesia

Grab launches new consumer financial services including microinvestments and loans

Propzy a Vietnamese offlinetoonline real estate platform raises 25 million Series A

Winnozs vacuumassisted Haiim makes finger prick blood draws more efficient

Lenovo leads 10M investment in 6legged robot maker Vincross

Amazonbacked Indian insurtech startup Acko raises 60 million

Why Walmarts Flipkart is betting heavily on Hindi

To avoid hostile takeovers amid COVID19 India mandates approvals on Chinese investments

Tencents WeChat suspends new user registration in China to comply with relevant laws and regulations

Airbnbs sleepover contest at the Great Wall of China has been cancelled

Ikea invests in Livspace a onestop platform for interior design based in India

Inside Udaans push to digitize Indias B2B retail market

Sequoiabacked recycling robot maker AMP Robotics gets its largest purchase order

SoBanHang gets 15M to help small Vietnamese stores sell online for the first time

Indias FreshToHome raises 121 million to grow its meat and vegetable ecommerce platform

Joy Capital closes 700M for earlystage investments in China

Jirnexu pulls in 11M for its financial comparison service in Southeast Asia

Fitness marketplace ClassPass acquires competitor GuavaPass

Insider raises 11M to help internet marketers do better internet marketing

Singapores Credit Culture raises 295M for its soontolaunch digital loan business

Cryptocurrency exchange Bithumb to block trading in 11 countries

How Bongo the Netflix of Bangladesh won the local video streaming market with just 10M

3D Printing News Briefs June 5 2021: ExOne Aurora Group Solukon Turbex IQ Motion Control Branch Technology

Indias Times Internet isnt ceding ground to US rivals Facebook and Google

Autonomous air mobility company EHang to deploy air shuttle service in Guangzhou

Femtech poised for growth beyond fertility

China Roundup: Alibaba to add 5000 staff to cloud unit

Zomatos 100 million investment to turn Grofers into a unicorn

Apples increasingly tricky international tradeoffs

Chinese esports player VSPN closes 60M Series B round to boost its international strategy

Japanese instantcredit provider Paidy raises 143 million from investors including PayPal Ventures

With open banking on the horizon the fintechSME love story is just beginning

Indian startups explore forming an alliance and alternative app store to fight Googles monopoly

Twitter names first international markets to get checks on political advertisers

Singapores micromobility startup Beam raises 26 million

Statesponsored Chinese hackers have been targeting Southeast Asia since 2013

Indias OkCredit raises 67M to help small merchants digitize their bookkeeping

Chinese hardware makers turn to crowdfunding as they look to go global