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Mar 27, 2017

(24 March 2017, Hong Kong) - AGTech Holdings Limited ("AGTech") (SEHK code: 8279), an integrated lottery technology and services company in the China lottery market and the exclusive platform of Alibaba Group and Ant Financial Group for lottery has entered into an agreement with Alipay to operate the Alipay Lottery...

Mar 13, 2017

SINGAPORE - 8I Holdings Ltd (ASX: 8IH) ("8IH" or "the Group") is pleased to announce that it has partnered with Astro Malaysia for the production of a personal finance education television series, Money Money Home on the AEC Channel.

This 13-episode series is part of 8IH's efforts to educate and inform the...

Mar 13, 2017

Financial Highlights
(12 months ended 31 Dec 2016)

Revenue reached HK$5.35 billion, Net profit attributable to shareholders reached HK$1.68 billion - annual results are second highest on record
Basic EPS: 31.76 Hong Kong cents
Net assets/Shareholders' funds: HK$22.4 billion
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Mar 13, 2017

The world's fourth largest and China's top ranked payment solutions provider Goldpac Group Limited ("Goldpac" or the "Group", stock
code: 03315) announced that, Goldpac is engaging in a strategic crossover cooperation with the global jewelry design firm, MUSEHEART. Together they will mix fashion and smart...

Mar 01, 2017

[27 February 2017, Hong Kong] Guotai Junan International Holdings Limited (together with its subsidiaries, collectively referred as "Guotai Junan International" or "the Company", Stock code: 1788.HK) is pleased to announce that, Moody's Investors Service ("Moody's") has affirmed the long-term and short term (local/...

Feb 23, 2017

There might come a time in your life when you may need to transfer some money to a family member, friend, or employee overseas. Whatever the case may be, you might want to take a look at your options to see which method would be best, especially if you have never done this before. Today, we will take a look at a...

Feb 23, 2017

HONG KONG, Feb 23 - (ACN Newswire) - AsiaPay, a leading payment gateway service provider in Asia since 2000, has announced a collaboration with Peach Aviation, a well-known low cost carrier (LCC) in Japan, to offer UnionPay and AliPay Online Payment acceptance service for its travelers from China and Asia.

Feb 23, 2017

Dubai, 22nd February: Retail banking today has already become a digital business, spurred by the rapid spread of broadband access and affordable smart mobile devices. Globally, an average of more than half of consumers' banking interactions took place through online or mobile channels, with an even greater share in...

Feb 17, 2017

On 17 February 2017, the world's fourth largest, and China's top ranked payment solutions provider, Goldpac Group Limited ("Goldpac" or the "Group", stock code: 03315) announces that the Group has settled the remaining balance of the consideration of RMB26,669,000 (total) for the acquisition of the land use right...

Feb 07, 2017

Business-to-business FinTech investments are growing at a rate of knots in Asia. Just recently we have seen a plethora of online procurement (eProcurement) and multinational payments transfers taking place. Of course, there are...

Feb 07, 2017

TOKYO - Nikko Asset Management has been recognised for excellence by Hong-Kong based Asia Asset Management. The firm won the Best of the Best Country Award for Japan in three categories: Best Institutional House, ETF Manager of the Year and Best Responsible Investor[1]. This is the fourth consecutive year for Nikko...

Feb 06, 2017

Tokyo - JCB International Co., Ltd. (JCBI), the international operations subsidiary of JCB Co., Ltd., announced the launch of JCB card acceptance through Kazkommertsbank (Qazkom), which is one of the largest commercial banks in the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) and the largest by assets in Kazakhstan....

Feb 02, 2017

SINGAPORE - New Silkroutes Group Limited ("NSG") will acquire an 80% stake in New York-based CG Capital Markets Holdings LLC ("CGCMH") and all its subsidiaries, including FINRA-registered broker-dealer CG Capital Markets LLC ("CGCM"), for US$14.4 million, in a major push to expand its own investment business and...

Jan 17, 2017

HONG KONG - The 10th edition of the Asian Financial Forum (AFF), co-organised by the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) Government and the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), concluded today at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC). The two-day forum welcomed more than 2,800...

Jan 12, 2017

TOKYO - JCB International Co., Ltd. (JCBI), the international operations subsidiary of JCB Co., Ltd., today announced that it became the main sponsor of the Visit Greenwich Destination Leaflet in the United Kingdom.

Jan 05, 2017

TOKYO - JCB International Co., Ltd. ("JCBI"), the international operations subsidiary of JCB Co., Ltd., is pleased to announce a new partnership for JCB merchant acquiring business with Procesos Medios de Pago S.A. ("Procesos"), one of the largest merchant acquirers in the Peruvian market. With this agreement, JCB...

Jan 03, 2017

SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Xoom, a leading digital money transfer provider, today announced it will be expanding its service in Asia, making it easier for people in the United States to quickly and securely send money to Japan. With Xoom, people get the convenience of sending money on-the-go through a mobile...

Dec 19, 2016

The world's fourth largest, and China's top ranked payment solutions provider, Goldpac Group Limited ("Goldpac" or the "Company", together with
its subsidiaries the "Group", HKSE stock code: 03315) announced today that it has delivered the DiDi Voice Credit Card, the first voice credit card
in China for...

Dec 15, 2016

15 December 2016 – The 10th Asian Financial Forum (AFF), jointly organised by the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) Government and the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), will be held on 16 and 17 January at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC). Financial experts and...

Dec 09, 2016

Low credit card use in Southeast Asia is driving demand for online payment services.

ASEAN's rapid economic growth – together with its typically young and tech-savvy population and astounding rate of digital adoption – has seen e-commerce revenue across the region growing faster than anywhere else in the...