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Health insurtech startup The CareVoice brings voice-based virtual doctor to China

The CareVoice (康语), a Shanghai-based health and insurance technology startup, announced on May 17 the launch of a voice-based virtual health assistant for insurers and employers in China. The artificial intelligence-based symptom triage feature is integrated into the CareVoice platform, allowing insurance members to check their symptoms, access self-care content and being guided towards relevant […]

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Shanghai-based healthcare startup The CareVoice completes $2 million investment round

The CareVoice (康语), focused on improving healthcare and the insurance experience for people in China, announced today it has raised over $2 million in early growth capital. The investment will be used to fuel its insurance business lines, accelerate technology development, consolidate its leadership in China’s major cities and expand to Southeast Asia. The company […]

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Review-based Medical Platform The CareVoice Helps Patients to Make Better Healthcare Decisions

The CareVoice Team–Sebastien Gaudin (R2) and Ricky Ng-Adam (R1) China is undergoing a tremendous transformation over the past two decades, not only economically but also socially and technically. The huge demographic changes are exerting increasing pressures on China’s existing healthcare system that is still under strain. It seems that more and more people started to recognize the potentials of […]

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The CareVoice, A Review-based Social Platform Related to Healthcare

Editor’s Note: This post is contributed by Matthieu David, from Daxue China Market Research, a market research firm focusing on China based in Beijing and Shanghai, who interviewed Sebastian Gaudin, Kangyu CEO. According to a survey from AYTM, relayed by Emarketer, more than one-quarter of US mobile users have application related to healthcare and turn to them from time to […]

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And the ChinaBang 2017 Awards go to …

It’s that time of the year again: the festive weekend for Chinese techies, startup entrepreneurs and investors alike. ChinaBang Awards, an annual ceremony recognizing the best startups in China, is on the go. To continue last year’s initiative in finding out the amazing startups nationwide- not just 1st tier cities, this year’s ChinaBang Award ceremony […]

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Talent Management Platform Rumarocket Wins Seedstars World Battlefield in Shanghai

Rumarocket CEO Kathleen Yu (R2) with SSW Regional Winner Ticket After successful first edition in 2013 across 20 cities, Seedstars World (SSW), a global startup competition focused on emerging markets and fast-growing startup scenes, continues its initiatives this year and heads to 35 cities across Africa, the Middle East, Asia and Latin America for promising startups. Shanghai leg of […]

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Tencent Injects US$70M in Health Service Community DXY to Tap China’s Red-hot Healthcare Industry

Ting Ting Group (Dingxiangyuan — DXY), one of China’s largest online healthcare service communities that claimed more than 4 million registered members in China and other countries, will receive a strategic investment of US$70 million from Tencent (HK:00700) in exchange for a minority equity stake in DXY on a fully diluted and as converted basis. Following […]