Asia

20 Feb 19
It was led by online payment provider Ant Financial’s mammoth $14b series C funding round.
20 Feb 19
The total investment is almost double that recorded in end-2016.
19 Feb 19
Exports to EU, Japan, South Korea and ASEAN have recovered.
19 Feb 19
Tourist visits will recover following the Phuket boat accident in last 2018.
19 Feb 19
The 36 superyachts at Yacht Haven Marina would cover a distance of 1,582 meters.
15 Feb 19
Companies that supply parts and components to China were hit by weak demand.
15 Feb 19
The car industry is boosted by strong demand from the Philippines, Saudi Arabia, Thailand and Vietnam.
13 Feb 19
Pre-sales are tipped to inch up by a measly 2.2% in 2019.
12 Feb 19
The government is actively spending for railway, highways, airports and water conservancy projects.
12 Feb 19
The service revenues of the country's big 3 players will also inch up by 1% following a flattish year.
12 Feb 19
The construction sector will receive a boost as the government's resumes infrastructure spending.
11 Feb 19
Strong government support is pushing reliance away from natural gas-fired power.
11 Feb 19
Cost deflation for wind and solar could sustain the momentum of renewables.
11 Feb 19
Electronics & Accessories purchases occupies nearly half of the country’s e-commerce sales.
8 Feb 19
This translates to $74.8b of the $207.8b investment volumes.
7 Feb 19
The decrease came as the government is tipped to splash out $250b to boost job growth.
7 Feb 19
Regulatory scrutiny from US and Europe and tight funding conditions are to blame.
6 Feb 19
The establishment of much-needed transport infrastructure like the Metro Manila Subway project are already underway.
31 Jan 19
Shanghai and Beijing continued to attract significant foreign investor interest.
25 Jan 19
Operators are looking to make way for 4G and eventually 5G data networks.
22 Jan 19
Half of the region's top execs expect growth to improve in 2019 despite economic uncertainties.
22 Jan 19
Spending will take a huge hit amidst weak wage growth and job losses..
17 Jan 19
Australian home prices may drop a further 5%.
14 Jan 19
Around 6,800 km of new railways will cement the sector's growth prospects.
11 Jan 19
Over half admit to not having plans to ensure compliance with local and global requirements in 2019.
9 Jan 19
South Korean conglomerate Lotte plans to invest $1.2b in Japan to expand its confectionery products.
8 Jan 19
This includes pharmaceutical firm Takeda’s $58b acquisition of Ireland’s drug company Shire.
18 Dec 18
It accounted for five of the top ten exchanges globally by proceeds.
12 Dec 18
Ageing populations will boost demand for long-term investment and health coverage.
12 Dec 18
Its government will spend an additional US$26.5b to upgrade infrastructure affected by natural disasters.
5 Dec 18
Budget cuts and social instability may also further hamper its 2019 growth.
5 Dec 18
Singapore and Malaysia may see the biggest GDP hit, whilst Indonesia and Philippines will be relatively unscathed.
3 Dec 18
Vietnam, Thailand, Cambodia and Malaysia may benefit the most.
3 Dec 18
The Indian rupee, Indonesian rupiah and Thai baht could outperform the rest.
30 Nov 18
Telco One97 Communications bagged the largest deal at US$365m.
28 Nov 18
Incumbents are launching VC arms and innovation labs to avoid being outpaced.
28 Nov 18
Vietnam’s IPO capital market was the top performer with $6.2b.
27 Nov 18
Consumers in China and India are more likely to reach for their phones to shop and pay.
26 Nov 18
The plan to cover the health insurances of 84% of the population could drive investment growth.
26 Nov 18
China raised more than US$1.1b in Q3.