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Apr 04, 2020

Agribusiness is critical to economic development. In Asia and the Pacific, it can provide opportunities for women to find good jobs earning decent salaries. ADB partners with agribusiness companies like Hasfarm Holdings, Southeast Asia’s leading flower company, to open up new career paths for women.

Apr 01, 2020

• Successful acquisition of new buildings in the 23 special wards of former Tokyo City
• Asia-Pacific region remains the focus of further direct investments

Munich, March 17, 2020 --( ASIA TODAY )-- The Munich-based family office AM alpha, which specializes in joint real estate investments with...

Mar 05, 2020

SINGAPORE (5 March 2020) — Asian Development Bank (ADB) President Masatsugu Asakawa and Singapore Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Finance Heng Swee Keat today officially opened ADB’s new office in Singapore, deepening efforts to collaborate on some of the most pressing development challenges facing Asia and...

Feb 28, 2020

SEOUL, South Korea -- Global investment firm KKR, Korea’s largest real estate fund manager IGIS Asset Management (“IGIS”), and leading Korean real estate developer SK D&D today announced their acquisition of Namsan Square, an office tower located in the central business district of Seoul, from a real estate...

Feb 24, 2020

DB Schenker, Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance Group, TransLink Capital, and existing shareholders Lukasz Gadowski and btov join to extend Series C funding • Funding will be used to bring VoloCity towards certification • New board includes Dr. Dieter Zetsche and Frank Li among others • Total funding up to date now €122...

Feb 03, 2020

Expanding Marsh with strong operations in Indonesia by combining the strength and expertise of Marsh and JLT together as one company.
The first time in Indonesia where two multinational insurance brokers merge since the establishment of Indonesia's Financial Services Authority (OJK) in 2011.

Jan 30, 2020

Booming Vietnam has become Southeast Asia’s top receiver of foreign direct investment (FDI), with ten consecutive years of increase in FDI to a record of more than $38 billion in 2019, up from the previous record figure of $35.4 billion on 2018.

Ministry of Planning and Investment officials in Hanoi on...

Jan 25, 2020

The cloud computing and software services division of e-commerce giant Amazon, Amazon Web Services, will build a data infrastructure hub in Jakarta by the end of next year or in early 2022. It will be the biggest investment in Indonesia’s information and technology sector, the country’s industry minister Agus...

Jan 25, 2020

SEOUL, South Korea - DTZ Investors recently acquired Tesco’s Irish Distribution Centre in Dublin, Ireland on behalf of KTB Investment & Securities and KTB Asset Management (KTB). KTB and DTZ Investors were advised by the Capital Markets and Debt & Structured Finance teams of Cushman & Wakefield (NYSE:...

Jan 25, 2020

The Data Management Solutions Provider Unveils Bold Plan to Hire 100 Employees in Maharashtra’s IT Capital

PUNE, India -Cohesity announced today that it has opened a new facility in Pune, Maharashtra, and has plans to hire approximately 100 employees at that site, nearly doubling its presence in Pune.

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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...