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The most prominent VC news of last week included HR software-maker WorkTrans’ announcement of the $190.5 million raised across its latest two rounds, Hey Maet’s multi-million dollar round that will be used to expand the company’s operations and Horizon Robotics’ second tranche of its possibly $700 million Series C round. 

The majority of China’s meat products are imported, and given the currently turbulent geopolitical climate, plant-based meat alternatives will increase China’s self sufficiency, and shine a positive light on the industry in the eyes of regulators.