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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...

Dec 07, 2016

HONG KONG - (ACN Newswire) - E Fund HK is proud to announce that its Alternative Investments (AI) Division has been named the 'Best Alternative Manager' in recognition of its unique business model which results in excellent returns for investors. The 2016 Offshore China Fund Awards event, jointly organized by the...

Nov 28, 2016

Industry experts gather to discuss innovation and digital strategies in the Global Islamic Banking Market

Nov 23, 2016

(23 November 2016, Hong Kong) 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), is pleased to announce that the Group has been awarded the China Securities Golden...

Nov 21, 2016

SINGAPORE - SGX Mainboard-listed ISR Capital Limited ("ISR Capital" or the "Company"), which intends to acquire a Madagascar rare earths mining concession valued at over US$1.0 billion, announced today that it has appointed Mr Chen Tong, a mining and resources sector expert, as Executive Chairman of its Board of...

Nov 21, 2016

Jakarta and Tokyo - PT Bank Rakyat Indonesia (Persero) Tbk. (BRI) and PT JCB International Indonesia, a subsidiary of JCB International Co., Ltd., the international operations subsidiary of JCB Co., Ltd. (collectively "JCB"), today announced the launch of the BRI JCB Platinum Credit Card in the BRI JCB Indonesia...

Oct 17, 2016

Greater China Appraisal ('GCA'), a leading professional valuation services provider in Hong Kong, was appointed by China Packaging Holdings Development Limited ('China Packaging'; 01439.HK), to provide value opinion on the business of Binghe (Xiamen) Information Technology Company Limited ('Binghe (Xiamen)') in...

Oct 06, 2016

Singapore - Turnkey Lender, a Singapore-based provider of SaaS solutions for the non-bank lending industry is presenting at FinovateAsia in Hong Kong.

Turnkey Lender, a global leader in credit scoring and decision automation technology for non-bank lenders, announced today that Dmitry Voronenko, CEO of...

Sep 30, 2016

The first half of 2016 has seen gold demand at record levels, making it the second largest half year ever recorded and with significant increases on 2015. Figures released by the World Gold Council (WGC) showed that demand in Q1 reached 1,290 tonnes, a rise of 21% on Q1 in 2015, while further growth in Q2 of 15%...

Sep 22, 2016

MANILA, PHILIPPINES — The Asian Development Bank (ADB) today approved $631 million in loans and grants to develop the first key 800-kilometer section of a planned 2,500-kilometer-long East Coast Economic Corridor that will spur development on India’s eastern coast and create seamless trade links with other parts of...

Sep 07, 2016

BANGKOK - In a strategic move that will have significant impact on its future profitability, SET-listed digital finance firm Group Lease Public Company Limited (GL) is expanding into the huge and potentially lucrative Microfinance market in Myanmar by partnering with a leading Sri Lankan financial group, the...

Aug 29, 2016

(26 August 2016 - Hong Kong) Shengjing Bank Co., Ltd ("Shengjing Bank", or "the Bank", stock code: 2066.HK), the largest city commercial bank in terms of total assets in Northeast China, is pleased to announce its interim results for the six months ended 30 June 2016.

Aug 25, 2016

TOKYO - JCB Co., Ltd. (JCB), the only international payments brand based in Japan, today announced the introduction of corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiatives.

JCB selected four priority areas to address in response to the expectations of stakeholders and society: education, protection of the...

Aug 15, 2016

BANGKOK - Thanks to very strong performance both in Thailand and particularly in Cambodia and Laos, SET-listed digital finance firm Group Lease PCL ("GL", SET:GL) has reported a strong 255.85 million baht profit for the second quarter of this year, nearly double the same period last year.