McCann Names Jesse Lin as Vice Chairman of Asia Pacific

McCann Worldgroup China CEO Jesse Lin has been promoted to Vice Chairman of McCann Worldgroup Asia Pacific and Chairman of MRM/McCann APAC, the group...

Citigroup Names Asia Pacific Head as Global Consumer Banking Chief

HONG KONG - Citigroup named Stephen Bird, its chief executive officer for Asia Pacific, as the new head of its global consumer bank. The announcement,...

A8 New Media Group Names New Chief Financial Officer

Hong Kong-listed investment holding company A8 New Media Group (HKEX:0800) has announced the appointment of Lin Qian as its new Chief Financial Officer, taking...

Taiwan’s TransGloba Life Insurance Names Ma Junshuou as new CEO

Ma Junshuou has been named the new CEO of TransGlobe Life Insurance (TLI), the seventh largest insurer in Taiwan that provides life insurance products...

Aspen Re names Australia, Asia-Pacific Senior Underwriters

AUSTRALIA - Aspen Re is further boosting its presence in the Asia-Pacific region by poaching two senior executives from competitors. The reinsurance unit of Aspen...

Former GE Chief Investment Officer Joins Rainmaker as Strategic Advisor

Rainmaker Worldwide Inc. (OTC Pink: RAKR) announces the appointment of Webbs Hill Partners, with Managing Partner former GE Chief Investment Officer Aris Kekedjian, as...
K&L Gates

K&L Gates Straits Law LLC Adds Funds Partner in Singapore

K&L Gates Straits Law LLC, the Singapore office of global law firm K&L Gates LLP, welcomes Ed Bennett as a partner to the firm’s...

Citigroup, JPMorgan Announce Senior Hires in China

SHANGHAI - Citigroup and JPMorgan are clearly seeing a bright prospect in China, whose economy continues to be in the downturn, as manifested in...

JP Morgan Names Global Investment Banking Head for Hong Kong

HONG KONG - JP Morgan Chase & Co has named David Lau as head of global investment banking for Hong Kong, online financial publications...

Synergy Group Appoints Mr. Sun Ning as the Chairman of the Group’s Operations in...

Synergy Group Holdings International Limited ("Synergy Group" or the "Group"; stock code: 1539), a leading integrated energy-saving and energy management solutions provider in Hong...

HSBC Names New Global Chief Economist As Stephen King Steps Down

HSBC Holdings Plc, one of the largest banking and financial services institutions in the world, has named Janet Henry as its new global chief...

Garuda Indonesia Appoints Irfan Setiaputra as CEO

PT Garuda Indonesia (Persero) Tbk held an Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders (EGMS) on Wednesday, January 22 at Management Hall, Garuda City Center, Tangerang. EGMS...

Briefly: Todd Vasos Elected CEO of Dollar General Corp

NORTH CAROLINA - Wilmington native Todd J. Vasos has been elected to the position of chief executive officer of Dollar General Corp, a US...
Dr Ganesh Ramalingam

A History of Dr Ganesh Ramalingam

When you ask kids these days what they want to become when they grow up, you’re likely to get answers like an astronaut, a...

AIA Appoints Jayne Plunkett as Group Chief Risk Officer

(BUSINESSNEWSASIA) - AIA Group Limited announced that Jayne Plunkett will join AIA as Group Chief Risk Officer with effect from 1 November 2019. Jayne...

Sany International appoints Mr. Liang Zaizhong as Chairman of the Board to support the...

Sany International Holdings Company Limited ("Sany" or the "Company"; HKSE stock code: 631) announced today that Mr. Liang Zaizhong has been appointed Chairman of...

Bank Negara Malaysia Names Mohd Adhari Belal Din as Assistant Governor

KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA - Bank Negara Malaysia, the country's central bank, has announced the appointment of Mod Adhari Belal Din as assistant governor, in...
ABM Resources

ABM Resources (ASX:ABU) Appoints Matt Briggs as Managing Director

AUSTRALIA - ABM Resources NL (ASX:ABU), an exploration company developing several gold discoveries in the Central Desert region of the Northern Territory of Australia,...

Ecommerce Giant Lazada Appoints Chun Li as Group CEO

Southeast Asia’s eCommerce platform Lazada Group announced today that Chun Li will be appointed Group Chief Executive Officer to drive the company’s next phase...
Liliane Bettencourt

World’s Richest Woman, Liliane Bettencourt, Dies at 94

The world's richest woman, Liliane Bettencourt, died on Thursday, her daughter has confirmed. Bettencourt amassed one of France’s biggest fortunes while overseeing L’Oreal’s rise from...