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UAE, China’s central banks join Hong Kong, Thailand’s cryptocurrency project

The participating central banks will evaluate the project’s feasibility for cross-border fund transfers and capital market transactions, among others.

Carousell ties up with Supahands to enhance its search function

Under the agreement, Carousell will work with Supahands to develop its search and recommendation functions on the its classifieds platform.

Australian fintech firm Airwallex acquires Hong Kong-based UniCard Solution

Airwallex aims to launch card payment products through Unicard that support multicurrency and cross-border transactions.

Hong Kong-based BSD Education plans to raise $4m in its ongoing series A round

The funds will be used to expand the company’s partnerships with districts and networks of schools in North America and Greater China.

Hong Kong fintech firm WeLab bags $75m from Allianz X to form strategic partnership

WeLab raised US$75 million in the initial close of its series C-1 round. The final close of the round is expected in the next few months.

Hong Kong rental solutions firm Dash Living partners with Singapore’s Ascott

With the collaboration, Dash will expand to new locations within Hong Kong and Singapore.

Report: Didi Chuxing planning for an IPO in the next quarter

Didi is aiming for a valuation of over US$62 billion, which is the amount that the company raised in its previous financing round.