SmartUp Has Taken USD5 Million Investment from Blockchain Japan

And Announces Its First Incubated Japan Blockchain Project ValueCoin HONG KONG - (ACN Newswire) - Hong Kong based blockchain project SmartUp brings together investment opportunities in Asia. The...

Central Crypto and Huobi Launch Huobi School of Business Hong Kong (huobischool.io), a New...

HONG KONG - (ACN Newswire) - As the digital assets becoming increasingly relevant, many cryptocurrency exchange executives and quantitative financial experts said in a...

TEPCO and Pocket Queries to Collaborate on Mixed-reality Solution for Industrial Workplaces

TOKYO - (JCN Newswire) - Electric industry leader Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings Inc. (TEPCO) announced today that it has joined forces with IT and entertainment developer Pocket...

Stripe and JCB Sign MOU for Global Partnership

Enabling JCB brand payment at merchants around the world using the Stripe payment platform San Francisco and Tokyo - (ACN Newswire) - Stripe, Inc. and JCB Co., Ltd....
Preqin

PE Real Estate Deals Reach Five-Year High in Q1

Private equity real estate (PERE) deals reached a five-year high in the first quarter of this year, marked by 1,403 deals worth an aggregate...

Singaporean Startup Electrify Raises $30m in Token Sale

Electrify, Singapore’s first retail electricity marketplace, has raised US$30 million in funding from institutional and individual investors via its token sale, according to a...

Thailand Breaks Ground on $3.5bn Landmark Development ‘One Bangkok’

Thailand's largest integrated district, the $3.5-billion One Bangkok, broke ground at dawn Thursday, marking the start of a project that is set to transform...
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...
Philippine Stock Exchange

Philippine Stock Exchange Index to Hit Record 9,300 Points in 2018

Strong economic momentum and a positive sentiment on the government's tax reform program will send the Philippine Stock Exchange Index (PSEi) to a record...
ICO

Malaysia’s Regulators Issue Caution On Initial Coin Offerings

The Securities Commission Malaysia (SC) and Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) have urged the public to exercise caution before participating in initial coin offering (ICO)...
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...
Space Cycle

Space Cycle Raises $16M Led by Alibaba Taiwan Entrepreneurs Fund

Space Cycle, the leading premium boutique fitness and active lifestyle brand, announced today that it has closed a RMB100 million ($16 million) Series B...
Overseas Remittances

Philippines Now Reports Banking Statistics to BIS

The Philippines will join an elite group of less than 50 jurisdictions worldwide which report cross-border banking statistics to the Bank for International Settlements...
AboitizPower

Philippines: AboitizPower to add some 500 MW of capacity in 2018

AboitizPower is set to add some 500 MW of attributable capacity in 2018, coming from the completion of several hydro and baseload plants in...
CapitaLand

China Vanke To Buy CapitaLand’s Stake in 20 Chinese Malls

China Vanke's commercial property unit SCP Group is buying the interests of CapitaLand in 20 retail shopping malls in China for about $1.29 billion. In...
Justco

JustCo Launches JV in Indonesia

INDONESIA - JustCo has launched a joint venture in Indonesia with one of Asia’s largest business players, Gunung Sewu. This milestone comes barely two months...
Fintech

FinTech Indonesia Signs Collaboration Agreement with FinTech Australia

The peak financial technology (fintech) industry bodies in Indonesia and Australia have signed a landmark agreement to help drive exchanges of talent and expertise...
Hotel Okura

Hotel Okura Manila To Open in 2018

Hotel Okura Co., Ltd. announced today that it has entered an agreement with Travellers International Hotel Group Inc. (TIHGI) to manage Hotel Okura Manila,...
GMA Network

GMA Network Posts Solid Revenues in Jan-Sept 2017

Broadcast company GMA Network, Inc. (GMA) recorded recurring revenues of P11.796 billion in the first nine months of 2017, nearly half a billion or...
Mactan Cebu International Airport

Mactan Cebu International Airport Rolls Out Oplan Ligtas Biyahe – Undas 2017

MACTAN, Cebu - GMR Megawide Cebu Airport Corporation (GMCAC), the operator of the Mactan-Cebu International Airport (MCIA) aligns with the Mactan Cebu International Airport...