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Nov 07, 2019

HONG KONG--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Tricor Group (Tricor), Asia’s leading business expansion specialist and provider of integrated business, corporate, investor, human resources and payroll, corporate trust and debt services sponsored GetGlobal 2019, the largest summit in North America for international business strategy,...

Nov 06, 2019

SINGAPORE, Nov 6, 2019 - (ACN Newswire) - ARA US Hospitality Trust ("ARA H-Trust") is pleased to announce that it has today entered into a conditional purchase and sales agreement to acquire a portfolio of three Marriott-branded upscale select-service hotels in the United States for US$84.5 million. The three...

Nov 06, 2019

Ho Chi Minh City & Tokyo, Nov 6, 2019 - (ACN Newswire) - Viet Capital Commercial Joint Stock Bank (Viet Capital Bank), a major commercial bank in Vietnam, and JCB International Co. Ltd. (JCBI), the international operations subsidiary of JCB Co., Ltd., today announced the launch of the Viet Capital Bank JCB...

Oct 30, 2019

RIVERWOODS, Ill. & HONG KONG--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AsiaPay, the leading e-Payment service and technology player in Asia, and Discover Global Network, the payments brand of Discover, announced today that AsiaPay will now offer its merchants the ability to accept Discover, Diners Club International and affiliate...

Oct 30, 2019

NEW YORK & TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The We Company (“WeWork” or the “Company”) and SoftBank Group Corp. (“SoftBank”) today announced that WeWork has received $1.5 billion in funding, which was an acceleration of the existing payment obligation, approved by WeWork’s shareholders at $11.60 per share. In connection...

Oct 29, 2019

Advanced usage of CIM, a crypto asset issued by Makers Farm Pte. Ltd., for domestic and overseas transactions

TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Bullet Group Inc.(HQ: Tokyo, CEO: Atsushi Ogata) implements new payment functions using crypto assets to the Affiliate Service Provider business (hereinafter referred to as...

Oct 17, 2019

SEOUL --( ASIA TODAY )-- Emolize Co., Ltd ("Emolize"), a Korean cross-border mobile payment platform, announced its expansion in global payment services through its mobile application named "Payvil" to Hong Kong and Thailand in September 2019, with further expansion reaching about 16 countries by the end of 2019....

Oct 16, 2019

8 October, 2019 - Hong Kong --( ASIA TODAY )-- Far East Consortium International Limited (“FEC” or the “Group”; SEHK: 35) is pleased to announce that the Group ranked first (tied) in the “Asiamoney 30 Years of Corporate Governance Awards (Hong Kong)” for the decade beginning 2010. Ms. Baoyu Bai, General Manager of...

Oct 15, 2019

Kuala Lumpur, 14 October 2019 --( ASIA TODAY )-- Regal Path Sdn Bhd (Regal Path) has secured syndicated banking facilities of up to RM1.1 billion for the acquisition of Pavilion Bukit Jalil mall from Pioneer Haven Sdn Bhd, a wholly owned subsidiary of Malton Berhad (Malton). The iconic Pavilion Bukit Jalil mall...

Oct 14, 2019

Options database and analytics company to showcase IvyDB Asia, with 500+ optionable securities from all major Asian-Pacific exchanges

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--OptionMetrics, an options database and analytics provider for international institutional investors and academic researchers, is exhibiting at Asia...

Oct 11, 2019

Companies Join Airbus in Celebrating Delivery of 1,000th A320neo Family Aircraft for Airline Operation

HAMBURG, Germany--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CDB Aviation, a wholly owned Irish subsidiary of China Development Bank Financial Leasing Co., Limited (“CDB Leasing”), announced today the delivery of the first of a...

Oct 03, 2019

Cryptocurrency is hardly anything new anymore. It’s been around since 2009 with the accidental invention of the first decentralized cryptocurrency, Bitcoin. Despite the fact that it was created as part of a side project, it has opened up a world of modern transactions and innovation. Today, cryptocurrency is well...

Oct 01, 2019

SHANGHAI, Sept 30, 2019 - (ACN Newswire) - The 5th Global Blockchain Summit, organized by Wanxiang Blockchain Labs, took place on Sept 17 & 18 at W Shanghai - The Bund. Since 2015, Wanxiang Blockchain Summit has been widely recognized as one of the most influential blockchain events of the year.

Wanxiang...

Sep 22, 2019

The Asia edition brings together a wide canvas of 60 Solution Providers, 20+ Speakers, 150+ VIP delegates and a fleet of industry thought leaders, Hotel Owners, Hotel Operators, Developers, Architects, Designers, Consultants, Solution Providers, Technology Consultants and Investors from Southeast Asia and Indian...

Sep 18, 2019

Thailand’s Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the Securities and Exchange Commission of Cambodia (SECC) on September 17 signed a memorandum of understanding to cooperate and exchange information on cross-border equity offerings and the issuing of depository receipts with the SEC.

Sep 17, 2019

BEIJING, Sept. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- She Loves Tech successfully concluded its global startup competition for the fifth consecutive year, after holding rounds in 20+ international locations in 2019.

Sep 17, 2019

Madrid / Tokyo, Sept 17, 2019 - (ACN Newswire) - Banco Santander (Santander), the major international financial group, has launched JCB merchant acquiring operations in Spain following a license agreement with JCB International (JCBI), the international operations subsidiary of JCB, the Japanese global payment...

Sep 12, 2019

Sep 12, 2019 (China Knowledge) - Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing (HKEx) has made a surprising USD 36.6 bln takeover bid for London Stock Exchange (LSE), a bold move for Asia’s third-largest capital market to become a global financial market.

Sep 11, 2019

PUNE, India--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Supporting communities affected by monsoonal flooding in Maharashtra, Western Union (NYSE: WU), a global leader in cross-border, cross-currency money movement and payments, and the Western Union Foundation today announced USD $150,000 in humanitarian relief to United Way India.

Sep 10, 2019

Team Citi will support Citi’s mission to foster a more inclusive society by shining a spotlight on the worldwide Paralympic Movement

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--With less than one year to go until the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games, Citi today announced the roster of Para athletes who will comprise “Team Citi...

Sep 05, 2019

HANGZHOU, China--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A group of CEOs from a range of Southeast Asian based firms have had the unique opportunity to take home the secret sauce of leveraging digital technology to help support their own firms as well as the wider economy. The cohort came together to attend a Tech Innovator Workshop in...

Sep 02, 2019

SHANGHAI, Sept 2, 2019 - (ACN Newswire) - Shanghai International Blockchain Week 2019, including The Fifth Global Blockchain Summit, will take place this September, with Wanxiang Blockchain Labs again hosting one of the world's most widely recognized blockchain summits, for four consecutive years.

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