Chinese shared office giant UrWork has partnered with a Shanghai-based rival to accelerate its growth drive, as Asia’s co-working space race continues to ramp up. The $1.4 billion, Beijing-based firm announced Monday that it has inked a joint venture agreement… Read More>>
A new player has jumped into Hong Kong’s rapidly growing co-working sector, with Amsterdam-based Spaces leasing out an entire building in a prime area of the city’s Sheung Wan area to serve as a shared office venue. The deal marks… Read More>>
Shared office giant WeWork is suing Beijing-based rival UrWork over its “confusingly similar name” as the Chinese company prepares to launch a new centre in WeWork’s home base of New York.
WeWork, the world’s largest co-working brand, filed the suit… Read More>>
China’s burgeoning shared office market has received another injection of cash with Beijing-based co-working startup Kr Space completing a new RMB 100 million ($15 million) investment led by existing backer IDG Capital Partners.
The new financing brings the total raised… Read More>>
WeWork, the New York-based shared office brand, is expanding its footprint in Hong Kong, on the heels of announcing $4.4 billion of new investment for its Asian growth drive.
The $17 billion firm has leased a full floor, covering nearly… Read More>>
New York-based WeWork is adding $3 billion to its war chest from Japan’s SoftBank Group and the SoftBank Vision Fund, as the world’s biggest co-working startup aims for dominance of the Asian market. The fresh infusion of capital comes on… Read More>>
URWork, the Beijing-based shared office unicorn, has flexed its fundraising muscles once again by completing a new funding round for RMB 200 million ($30 million) from KCC, a state-owned developer based in the city of Kunming.
The $1.3 billion startup… Read More>>
Asia Pacific leads the world in flexible office growth, as the conventional workspace defined by cubicles and corner offices increasingly falls out of favour. According to a recent survey, the number of flexible office locations in six Asia Pacific cities… Read More>>
Beijing-based flexible office startup URWork has displayed its fundraising prowess once again, announcing it has closed a RMB 1.2 billion ($178 million) round of financing from a group of mainland investors to fuel the $1.3 billion company’s overseas expansion.
For… Read More>>
WeWork, the New York-based flexible office giant, has announced a $500 million investment in a new vehicle to fund its expansion in Southeast Asia and South Korea, in another milestone for the region’s co-working sector.
In tandem with the investment,… Read More>>