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May 22, 2019

The government of Malaysia’s is turning to an alternative form of real estate financing to help resolve a $4.8-billion property overhang in the country as banks are becoming more and more reluctant to grant mortgages to potential home buyers.

Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng said on May 17 that property...

May 22, 2019

TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--NIPPON Platform Co., Ltd. (CEO: Jun Takagi, Tokyo, Japan) established the subsidiary "NIPPON Platform OÜ" in Estonia on 8 May 2019. This is the ninth overseas branch for NIPPON Platform.

“Making Japan into a cashless society” and “Revitalizing local societies and rural development...

May 22, 2019

BEIJING, May 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- On May 17, home sharing platform Xiaozhu, held a press conference in Beijing, China. At the event, Xiaozhu announced the signing of Deng Lun, an actor and TV celebrity, as new brand ambassador and launched its new brand logo.

May 21, 2019

Indonesia is drafting ambitious plans for $412 billion in building projects, from constructing 25 airports to new power plants, as the government seeks to stoke growth in Southeast Asia’s largest economy, according to the country’s planning minister, Bloomberg News reported.

May 21, 2019

Experiment with and develop blockchain products more easily than ever

TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--VIPPOOL Inc. (head office: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo; President: Yuki Kojima) hereby announces the open-source release of VIPPOOL clerk—software for developing systems using blockchain technology—and VIPPOOL storage, a...

May 21, 2019

Regional Winners from Around the World Competed for a $1 Million Investment at the Grand Finale Event in San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Months of preparation and pitching by hundreds of entrepreneurs around the world came down to 12 finalists at the Startup World Cup Grand Finale event on...

May 20, 2019

20 May 2019 – The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) ran three initiatives in May as part of its annual event, “International Start-up Week”, with the aim of cultivating a vibrant start-up ecosystem in Hong Kong. The HKTDC initiatives included the launch of the HK Startup Society’s online platform and its...

May 19, 2019

TAIPEI, Taiwan, May 17, 2019 --( ASIA TODAY )-- InnoVEX is the startup focused special exhibition of COMPUTEX. Started in 2016, the event has continued to see significant growth every year. InnoVEX saw a 20% growth between 2018 and 2019; with current exhibitors numbering 467 startup teams from 24 countries &...

May 13, 2019

Ride-hailing company Tada, a brand of Singapore-based tech firm MVL Technology, announced that it has entered Cambodia through a first branch in Phnom Penh.

Tada claims to be one of the first consumer applications in the world to utilise blockchain technology. It promises zero commission taken from the...

May 13, 2019

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates--(BUSINESS WIRE)--PitStopArabia.com, the leading online tyre retailer in UAE, announced today the completion of investment with Mitsubishi Corporation (MC). MC now becomes a strategic partner and a shareholder in the company. The investment is a significant milestone for PitStopArabia....

May 13, 2019

SEOUL, South Korea--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SNP (Stable and Profit) has been launched to link profitability to the real economy through transparent Ethereum-based virtual money transactions and return profits to investors.

SNP grafted smart contract functions of Ethereum onto distribution industry. It was developed...

Apr 30, 2019

SAIPAN, N. Mariana Islands, May 1, 2019 - (ACN Newswire) - Saipan, the capital of the Northern Mariana Islands, a commonwealth of the United States in the western Pacific, welcomed more than 300 investment banks and senior investors from around the world on April 15, officially opening the 2019 Saipan Business...

Apr 26, 2019

The three-year Memorandum of Understanding will kick off with a “Passion Made Possible Privileges” campaign in the second half of 2019

Singapore, 16 April 2019 --( ASIA TODAY )-- The Singapore Tourism Board (STB) signed a three-year Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Alibaba Group today to drive visitor...

Apr 18, 2019

- Sasseur Asset Management marks first year of Sasseur REIT's listing on SGX with donation of $300,000 to Bull Charge
- Single largest donation to SGX's flagship charity initiative in recent years

SINGAPORE, Apr 18, 2019 - (ACN Newswire) - This year's fundraising efforts for Singapore Exchange's (SGX)...

Apr 17, 2019

April 17, 2019 12:13 PM Hong Kong Time - TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Information Services International-Dentsu, Ltd. (TOKYO: 4812) (“ISID” Head office: Minato-ku, Tokyo; President and CEO: Ryoichi Nawa) announced today that through its subsidiary PT. ISID INDONESIA (Head Office: Jakarta, Indonesia; President Director:...

Apr 17, 2019

April 17, 2019 04:44 PM Hong Kong Time - SEOUL, South Korea--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hyosung (KRX:004800) discussed business cooperation with an economic mission of Jiaxing, Zhejiang Province, China, in its headquarters in Mapo, Seoul.

The meeting was arranged at the request of the mission to Hyosung, a major...

Apr 16, 2019

Enevate aims to make EV charging as fast and easy as pumping gas/petrol

April 16, 2019 08:00 PM Hong Kong Time - IRVINE, Calif. & BANGKOK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--California-based Enevate Corp., whose innovative battery technology is addressing extreme-fast charge times for electric vehicle (EV) batteries,...

Apr 16, 2019

April 17, 2019 01:57 AM Hong Kong Time - NEWPORT BEACH, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aviation Capital Group LLC (ACG), a leading aircraft operating lessor, announced today the delivery of a new Airbus A350-900 to Asiana Airlines, the first of two new A350-900 aircraft deliveries on long-term lease to Asiana Airlines....

Apr 16, 2019

SINGAPORE, TOKYO & HONG KONG, Apr 16, 2019 - (ACN Newswire) - United Overseas Bank Limited (UOB) and ESR announced today that UOB Tokyo Branch and ESR Sachiura TMKs have signed a non-recourse JPY20 billion (US$179 million) financing facility agreement for ESR's land acquisition in Yokohama, Kanagawa Prefecture...

Apr 12, 2019

Kuala Lumpur, 12 April 2019 --( ASIA TODAY )-- Kuala Lumpur is set to host global industry leaders as they converge at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre on 23–25 June 2019, for the 20th Asia Oil & Gas Conference (AOGC).

Hosted by PETRONAS, the conference is themed “Forging A New Energy Future”, and...

Apr 10, 2019

April 10, 2019 07:08 PM Hong Kong Time - OSAKA, Japan--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Tokai Fuji Brokerage has noted that Hong Kong’s equity market has reached new heights overtaking Japan to ensure its spot as the world's third largest stock market in value.

Hong Kong sits in third position behind the United States of...

Apr 08, 2019

The facility will develop company’s own production equipment to strengthen its use of robotics and AI technology