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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...

Oct 15, 2019

Muscat, Oman, 15 October 2019 --( ASIA TODAY )-- Omanexpo, the organizer of Oman Real Estate Expo (OREX), and Oman Real Estate Association (ORA), Oman’s real estate regulating body, along with the Real Estate Development Directorate of the Ministry of Housing has announced that the third edition is slated from...

Oct 15, 2019

Kuala Lumpur, 14 October 2019 --( ASIA TODAY )-- Regal Path Sdn Bhd (Regal Path) has secured syndicated banking facilities of up to RM1.1 billion for the acquisition of Pavilion Bukit Jalil mall from Pioneer Haven Sdn Bhd, a wholly owned subsidiary of Malton Berhad (Malton). The iconic Pavilion Bukit Jalil mall...

Oct 14, 2019

SHANGHAI, Oct. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- ReneSola Ltd ("ReneSola" or the "Company") (NYSE: SOL), a leading fully integrated solar project developer, today announced that it had entered into an agreement to sell a portfolio of small-scale DG projects located in Hungary to Obton, a leading international solar...

Oct 11, 2019

NORFOLK, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The effort to make The Port of Virginia® the deepest port on the U.S. East Coast begins by January 2020, following the finalization this week of a contract with the dredging firm that will build the project’s initial phase.

On Oct. 9, John F. Reinhart, CEO and executive...

Oct 11, 2019

Startup Receives $150K Grand Prize for Artificial Intelligence-Driven Robotics System to Expedite Diagnosis of Critical Illnesses

SINGAPORE & LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--MedTech Innovator, the premier nonprofit startup accelerator in the medical technology industry, today announced NDR Medical as the...

Oct 08, 2019

Oct 08, 2019 (China Knowledge) - The automotive giant Zhejiang Geely Holding Group Co., Ltd is planning to merge the automotive engine operations of its Geely Auto and Volvo Cars units. Once the merger is completed, the new combined division will carry out research and development of engines and power systems. The...

Oct 07, 2019

CRYSTAL LAKE, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AptarGroup, Inc. (NYSE: ATR), a global leader in dispensing, drug delivery and active packaging solutions, announced today that it has signed an agreement to acquire a 49% equity interest in three related BTY companies: Suzhou Hsing Kwang (“SZHK”), Suqian Hsing Kwang (“SQHK”)...

Oct 04, 2019

Thailand’s commerce ministry is considering whether to remove certain innovation-related businesses from the list of those open only to Thai citizens, The Nation cited deputy director-general of the ministry’s department of business development, Poonpong Naiyanapakorn, as saying.

The idea is being floated as...

Oct 02, 2019

HA NOI, VIET NAM (2 October 2019) --( ASIA TODAY )-- The Asian Development Bank (ADB) today signed a $37 million loan agreement with Da Nhim–Ham Thuan–Da Mi Hydro Power Joint Stock Company (DHD) to finance the installation of a 47.5 megawatt (MW) peak floating photovoltaic (PV) solar power facility on the man-made...

Sep 27, 2019

FREMONT, Calif. & GYEONGGI-DO, South Korea--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Korean government officials from the Gyeonggi-do province and executives at Lam Research Corporation (Nasdaq: LRCX), a global supplier of innovative wafer fabrication equipment and services to the semiconductor industry, both signed a memo of...

Sep 22, 2019

The Asia edition brings together a wide canvas of 60 Solution Providers, 20+ Speakers, 150+ VIP delegates and a fleet of industry thought leaders, Hotel Owners, Hotel Operators, Developers, Architects, Designers, Consultants, Solution Providers, Technology Consultants and Investors from Southeast Asia and Indian...

Sep 19, 2019

SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) will present 12 innovative Japanese startup companies at Disrupt SF, hosted by TechCrunch, from October 2-4 in San Francisco, CA. The Japan Innovation Showcase, organized by JETRO, will be located at Moscone Center North, Ballroom F....

Sep 18, 2019

September 2019 --( ASIA TODAY )-- Gushcloud International - a leading digital talent agency group that represents some of the world’s top digital talents, with a talent roster that reaches out to over one billion people globally—announced that it has raised a USD11 million round led by GDP Ventures for the...

Sep 17, 2019

BEIJING, Sept. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- She Loves Tech successfully concluded its global startup competition for the fifth consecutive year, after holding rounds in 20+ international locations in 2019.

Sep 13, 2019

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte among the dignitaries attending the official launch of the premium development, which sits at the heart of Davao City's new central business district, Lanang.

Sep 12, 2019

Sep 12, 2019 (China Knowledge) - Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing (HKEx) has made a surprising USD 36.6 bln takeover bid for London Stock Exchange (LSE), a bold move for Asia’s third-largest capital market to become a global financial market.

Sep 02, 2019

Aug 29, 2019 (China Knowledge) - In the Nan’an District of Chongqing lies a place called the “Intelligence Valley of China (IVOC)”, which is a science and technology park spanning an area of 2.48 kilometers-square. IVOC was established in February 2018, and is now home to many Fortune 500 companies, such as...