SG-listed Yoma To Acquire More Stake in Myanmar’s Wave Money for $6m

Yoma Strategic Holdings, a Singapore-listed, Myanmar-based diversified group, is acquiring a 10-per cent stake in Digital Money Myanmar (Wave Money), operator of the largest...

Singapore’s Far East Orchard Buys 2 UK Student Dorms for $85m

Singapore-listed Far East Orchard Limited has acquired two freehold student accommodation properties in the United Kingdom for approximately S$115.7 million ($85 million), according to...

GE Plans $60m Investment in Existing Global Repair Center in Singapore

GE announced its decision to invest up to $60 million over 10 years in its existing Global Repair Service Center in Singapore.  With the support of...

Singapore’s Life Insurance Industry’s New Premiums Dip to $2.2bn in 9 Mos

Singapore's life insurance industry recorded a total of S$3 billion in weighted new business premiums from January to September of this year, data from...

Hong Kong International Optical Fair opens today

HONG KONG, Nov 6, 2019 - (ACN Newswire) - Organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) and co-organised by the Hong Kong...

PH Tech Firm Xurpas Acquires US Venture Capital Firm

Philippine-listed technology firm Xurpas Inc. has agreed to acquire Wavemaker Partners US, a venture capital management firm based in Los Angeles. Wavemaker US has been...

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...
SM Prime Holdings

SM Prime Holdings Posts 18% Net Income Growth

SM Prime Holdings, one of the largest integrated property developers in Southeast Asia, recorded an 18% growth in its consolidated net income in the...

Singapore-listed ISDN Joins Consortium Building Hydro Power Plant in Cambodia

Singapore-listed industrial automation firm ISDN Holdings Limited (ISDN) has collaborated with Tokyo-listed eREX Co Ltd and Cambodian firm Asia Energy Power Co Ltd to...

Pakistan’s Airlift Secures $12m in Series A Funding

Airlift, a Pakistan-based decentralised mass transit system, announced that it has raised $12 million in its Series A funding round anchored by Uber-backer First...

AboitizPower Solar and Geo Units Earn, Maintain ISO Certifications

AboitizPower subsidiary San Carlos Sun Power Inc (SacaSun) has earned certifications for its compliance to international standards in quality management, environmental management, as well...

Taiwan’s M17 Group Acquires Live Streaming Platform MeMe Live

M17 Group, the Taipei-headquartered social networking entertainment group, has acquired MeMe Live, a live streaming platform that focuses on Asia-Pacific markets. Financial details of the...
IFC

IFC, Partners Lend $450m to Support Major Hydro-Electric Plant in Nepal

IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, and a consortium of other lenders today finalized a $453 million debt financing package that will...
Philippine Stock Exchange

Philippines-listed Suntrust Forays Into Tourism Development

Philippines-listed Suntrust Home Developers Inc (Suntrust), a company that anchors its current business on property management of residential and office buildings. is expanding its...
Mactan Cebu International Airport

Cebu Airport MCIA Named One of Best Airports in Asia

Mactan-Cebu International Airport Authority (MCIA), touted as the best airport in the Philippines, announced that it has once again been ranked by travellers among...
Helpling

Household Services Marketplace Helpling Secures S$30M In New Funding

Helpling, the leading online marketplace for household services, today announced that it has secured EUR 20 million (SGD 30 million) investment from ProSiebenSat.1, one...

Asia’s Premier Fashion Event CENTRESTAGE Opens in HK

HONG KONG, Sept 4, 2019 - (ACN Newswire) - The fourth edition of CENTRESTAGE, Asia's premier fashion event organised by the HKTDC and sponsored by Create Hong Kong...

Paradise Entertainment Limited Reports 2019 Interim Results

Paradise Entertainment Limited ("Paradise" or the "Company", or together with its subsidiaries referred to as the "Group") (HKEx stock code: 1180) is pleased to...

LiquidX Partners with DBS, Leading Asian Bank; Expands Singapore Office

- DBS Bank, leading financial services group in Asia, joins LiquidX network - DBS / LiquidX partnership to focus on the use of digital ecosystems -...

Capillary strengthens product team, hires ex-Myntra executive Vikram Bhat as new Chief Product Officer

Capillary strengthens product team, hires ex-Myntra executive Vikram Bhat as new Chief Product Officer - With over 19 years of experience in product design and...