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Jan 22, 2020

Strong external headwinds may set back policy efforts geared towards tackling development challenges

Bangkok, 22 January --( ASIA TODAY )-- Given persistently high trade tensions and policy uncertainty, the growth outlook of East and South Asia has weakened, according to the United Nations World Economic...

Jan 22, 2020

• Successful acquisition of office property in the Central Business District
• Focus remains on European value-add investments

Munich, January 16, 2020 --( ASIA TODAY )-- The Munich-based family office AM alpha, which specializes in joint real estate investments with private and institutional...

Jan 13, 2020

Japan will create the master plan to redevelop a former US naval base in Subic Bay in the northern Philippines, the country’s finance secretary Carlos Dominguez said after his meeting with Japanese foreign affairs minister Toshimitsu Motegi in Manila on January 9.

Jan 10, 2020

SEOUL, South Korea--(BUSINESS WIRE)--MoneyBrain, an AI startup (CEO Jang Se Young), received an additional investment of KRW 2 billion from IDG Capital Korea Partners (IDG).

As a new investment member, IDG Capital is the largest Venture Capitalist in China which has invested towards Tencent, Baidu, and...

Jan 07, 2020

Firm’s 16th global office reflects opportunity across Asia, including in venture capital

SINGAPORE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Cooley is further expanding its global presence with the launch of an office in Singapore. It is the firm’s 16th location worldwide, following openings in Brussels and Hong Kong last year....

Dec 31, 2019

The Venture Capital firm hits hard cap of US$250 Million
The fund reached its hard cap after an initial target of $150 million
Plans to deploy US$325 Million for Southeast Asian startups combining active funds size, for both seed and growth stage

Dec 25, 2019

BEIJING--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Allied Wallet Asia, an Asia-based division of Allied Wallet providing online payment processing, and Founder Andy Khawaja proudly announced the grand opening of a new Asian headquarters to serve the growing demand in Malaysia and Indonesia.

E-commerce is growing swiftly on a global...

Dec 20, 2019

HONG KONG--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CoinEx, a global and professional cryptocurrency exchange service provider, is pleased to announce that it has successfully received the operating license from the Estonian Financial Intelligence Unit (FIU).

CoinEx is now a fully regulated cryptocurrency exchange under the...

Dec 18, 2019

Chinese giant to create 10,000 new stores and 8,000 jobs next year
Strategy described as 'Open from 1 to N and Integration from N to1'

NANJING, China, Dec. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Chinese commercial giant Suning Holdings Group has revealed its strategy for 2020, with the firm's founder and Chairman...

Dec 18, 2019

HYDERABAD, India, Dec. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Tishman Speyer, one of the world's leading developers, owners, operators and asset managers of first-class real estate, along with GIC, Singapore's sovereign wealth fund, have sold the WaveRock office complex in Hyderabad, India.

Dec 16, 2019

SEOUL, South Korea--(BUSINESS WIRE)--“Now we are ready to provide products to customers in the United States in time through our local manufacturing facilities. And we will strengthen our position as a total energy solution provider by providing circuit breakers, ESSs and STATCOMs, in addition to high voltage...

Dec 10, 2019

With an increased demand for data center immersion cooling, GRC opens an office in New Delhi, India, to serve the fast-growing Asian digital infrastructure market, meeting data center cooling challenges

NEW DELHI & AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--GRC (Green Revolution Cooling), the leader in immersion...

Dec 05, 2019

HONG KONG, Dec. 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- KPMG today announced investments in technology, people and innovation, and expects to spend US$5 billion over the next five years to enhance its leadership position in the digital transformation of professional services.

This investment will accelerate the digital...

Dec 04, 2019

December 4, 2019, Singapore --( ASIA TODAY )-- F&N Foods, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Fraser and Neave, Limited (“F&N”), an associate company of the Thai Beverage Public Company Limited; celebrated the groundbreaking of its purpose-built integrated facility in Singapore witnessed by the Chairman of...

Dec 02, 2019

TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Pacifico Energy K.K. (“Pacifico”) announced today that it has successfully completed the launch of its second solar investment fund (“Fund II”). Fund II will be comprised of five Japanese solar power plants totaling over 216 MWdc. Concurrent with the initial closing, Fund II completed the...

Dec 02, 2019

MACAU, Dec. 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Sands China Ltd. recognised some of its more exceptional suppliers at the 2019 Sands Supplier Excellence Awards Friday at The Venetian® Macao. The annual event is a global initiative of Sands China's parent company, Las Vegas Sands Corp., and acknowledges the cooperation and...

Nov 27, 2019

Malaysians among 10 customers and ecosystem partners from the Alibaba Digital Economy onstage as gong strike kicks off trading

Hong Kong, November 26, 2019 --( ASIA TODAY )-- Alibaba Group Holding Limited (“Alibaba” or the “Company”) (NYSE: BABA and HKEX: 9988) has officially listed on the main board of the...

Nov 20, 2019

A number of Japanese automakers have plans to extend their investments in Indonesia, which should help the government implement its roadmap to build a globally competitive automotive industry.

“We have received a report about Toyota Group’s expansion plan worth of $2 billion. This will include the...

Oct 30, 2019

MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Global footwear powerhouse brand Skechers has landed at one of the most exciting destinations in China—opening a Skechers flagship retail store in the Disneytown shopping district at the Shanghai Disney Resort. The new Skechers Kids Brand Experience store, which opened on...

Oct 30, 2019

NEW YORK & TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The We Company (“WeWork” or the “Company”) and SoftBank Group Corp. (“SoftBank”) today announced that WeWork has received $1.5 billion in funding, which was an acceleration of the existing payment obligation, approved by WeWork’s shareholders at $11.60 per share. In connection...

Oct 16, 2019

The $3.8-billion fully integrated mixed-use district One Bangkok in the center of Thailand’s capital is taking shape. Works have begun after the developer revealed the master plan for the country’s by far largest urban development project back in August this year.

The new district, which will have a gross...

Oct 16, 2019

8 October, 2019 - Hong Kong --( ASIA TODAY )-- Far East Consortium International Limited (“FEC” or the “Group”; SEHK: 35) is pleased to announce that the Group ranked first (tied) in the “Asiamoney 30 Years of Corporate Governance Awards (Hong Kong)” for the decade beginning 2010. Ms. Baoyu Bai, General Manager of...