Tencent Could Invest In Doubtnut, Pratilipi To Bolster Regional Language Portfolio
Tencent is no stranger to the Indian startup ecosystems having already invested in MX Player, MyGate, besides Flipkart, Ola, Swiggy and Byju’s. And now the Chinese internet giant is reportedly close to adding edtech startup Doubtnut and regional language publishing platform Pratilipi to its basket.
Proptech Startup YourOwnROOM Raises USD 1.3M To Scale Its Co-Living Business
Residential prop-tech startup YourOwnROOM has raised USD 1.3 million in seed funding from a group of investors that includes US-based investment firm Lotus Capital; Ravi Chaturvedi, former President of P&G; Narasimha Murthy, Co-founder of a US-based health-tech company; and a group of angel investors based out of the US and Bengaluru.
Israel-Based Agritech Firm Agritask Bags USD 8.5m In Series A Round
Israeli agritech startup Agritask has raised USD 8.5 million in a Series A round led by the InsuResilience Investment Fund, set up on behalf of the German government by KfW and managed by Switzerland-based BlueOrchard Finance.
Singapore Spacetech Firm Aliena Raises USD 1.1m From Cap Vista, 500 Startups, Others
Singapore-based Aliena, which specializes in developing and manufacturing plasma-thruster systems for the small satellite market, has raised USD 1.1 million in an investment round led by Cap Vista, the strategic venture investment arm of Singapore’s Defence Science and Technology Agency.