China Sets Deadline for Countries That Want To Be Founding Members of AIIB

Countries interested to join the China-led Asia Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) are given until 31 March to make their decisions. Foreign Ministry spokesman Hong...
Singapore Airlines

Singapore Airlines Now Owns More Than 90% of Tiger Airways

Singapore’s flagship carrier, Singapore Airlines (SIA), has announced that it will take steps to delist Singapore-headquartered budget airline Tiger Airways as SIA now holds...

Only These 6 Philippine Stocks Survive Today’s PSEi Plunge

Philippine stocks traded at the Philippine Stock Exchange (PSEi) declined by 88.67 points, or -1.26 percent, on Wednesday's trading, ending the day at 6,924.77...

Champion REIT Garners Three Awards at Corporate Governance Asia 8th Asian Excellence Award

HONG KONG - (ACN Newswire) - Champion Real Estate Investment Trust ("Champion REIT") (Stock Code: 2778), owner of Three Garden Road and Langham Place, has won...
Mazda Bermaz Auto

Philippine Mazda Distributor’s P1.24bln IPO Gets SEC Approval

The Philippine Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has approved the P1.24 billion initial public offering (IPO) of Bermaz Auto Philippines Inc, the exclusive distributor...

Belt and Road Global Forum Inaugurated Today

First Annual Roundtable Held to Drive the Initiative Forward HONG KONG - (ACN Newswire) - The Belt and Road Global Forum held its inauguration ceremony and its first...
Wattpad Globe Kickstart Ventures

Globe Telecoms, Kickstart Ventures join Wattpad’s $51M Funding Round

Globe Telecoms and Kickstart Ventures have participated in Wattpad’s $51-million new funding, joining Tencent Holdings Limited, a leading provider of Internet value added services...

Germanwings Had No Idea Co-Pilot Andreas Lubitz Was Unfit For Work

Had Germanwings learned that co-pilot Andreas Lubitz was classified by doctors as unfit for work, the deliberate move to crash the Airbus A320 plane,...

World Bank Insures Philippines Against Natural Disaster-related Losses Up to US$225m

The World Bank (International Bank for Reconstruction and Development or IBRD) has issued two tranches of catastrophe-linked bonds (CAT bonds) in order to provide...

Singapore’s GIC Partners with Australia’s Charter Hall to Acquire Sydney Property

Listed Australian property developer Charter Hall has formed a joint venture with Singapore's sovereign wealth fund GIC to acquire the iconic 15-storey Jessie Street...

USDZ Capital Group Announces USDZ Stablecoin Project Launch

LONDON - (ACN Newswire) - USDZ Capital Group was engaged in the development and creation of a new stablecoin in 2019. Today, Robert Evans,...
Philippine Stock Exchange San Miguel Corporation

Philippine Stock Exchange: LT, San Miguel, Ayala, DMCI, Petron Lead Blue Chips

Seventeen blue chips gained in today's trading at the Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE), with LT Group, San Miguel Corp, Ayala Corp, DMCI Holdings, and...
mainstreambpo

Australia’s MainstreamBPO (ASX:MAI) Acquires NY-Based Fundadministration

MainstreamBPO (ASX:MAI), one of the largest independent fund administrators in Australia, announced that has executed an agreement to acquire the New York-based privately held...

APEC Members Urged To Enhance SME’s Role in Automotive Industry

MANILA, PHIILPPINES - Member economies of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) must enhance the participation of small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in the automotive...
Philippine Stock Exchange

Philippine Stocks Gain on Friday After Two-Day APEC Holiday

Philippine stocks rallied on Friday after being closed for two days for holidays, gaining 1.57 percent, the most rise among developing shares, as the...

Jollibee Foods Corporation (PSE:JFC) To Acquire 40 Percent of Smashburger Master for US$99 Million

PHILIPPINES - Jollibee Foods Corporation (PSE:JFC) is acquiring a 40-percent stake in US-based Smashburger Master LLC for approximately US$99 million. In a disclosure to the...
San Miguel Corporation

San Miguel Corporation Posts Robust H1 Results

San Miguel Corporation (PSE:SMC) registered a solid performance in the first six months of the year, on the back of sustained growth of its...

Optical Topography in Diagnosis of Neurodevelopmental Disorders

                              To reduce patient burden in the treatment of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder by using optical topography TOKYO - (JCN Newswire) - Hitachi, Ltd., Jichi Medical University (JMU), International University...

Philippine Stock Market Hits 25th Record High

MANILA, PHILIPPINES - Traders at the Philippine stock market were on high spirits Monday as the Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) reached another record...

IMF Staff Proposes Inclusion of Chinese Yuan in SDR Basket

The staff experts at the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said the Chinese yuan or renminbi meets the requirements to be a freely usable currency...