Asia

11 Oct 18
It will transition to auctions for procurement of bigger solar projects.
10 Oct 18
The highest deal worth US$146m was closed in China.
10 Oct 18
Loan growth in August went up to 5.4%, the highest it reached in 2018.
9 Oct 18
It could help boost GDP growth amidst the escalating trade tensions.
4 Oct 18
The government eyes to launch two million Wi-Fi hotspots in rural areas.
25 Sep 18
Bangkok topped the list with 20.05 million international tourists in 2017.
20 Sep 18
The surge in chemical material and oil segment revenue boosted the growth.
20 Sep 18
Average daily transactions jumped 17.4% to US$104.87m.
13 Sep 18
Indonesian and Philippine banks may lose up to $3.8b and $1.3b respectively.
11 Sep 18
The country seems to be left untouched by the trade war woes.
10 Sep 18
Some Taiwanese firms with China operations have transferred their manufacturing hubs to Southeast Asia.
10 Sep 18
Business spending grew 3.1%.
30 Aug 18
But it could recover amidst the government's policy easing.
30 Aug 18
The region is home to four of the world's fastest-growing economies, including Singapore.
28 Aug 18
It has weakened firms' appetite for investments in the country.
8 Aug 18
Thanks to the US$14b funding round by China's Ant Financial.
1 Aug 18
Slower sales led firms to scale back their production volumes.
25 Jul 18
Tier 1 Capital ratio could fall from 9.4% to 8% by 2019.
25 Jul 18
Krung Thai Bank’s net profit more than doubled to $230.08m.
25 Jul 18
New Zealand's airfares could rise 7.5%.
18 Jul 18
Rising disposable income could spur spending on skin-care, make-up, and accessories.
17 Jul 18
The app’s wide payment capabilities poses a risk to conventional banks.
17 Jul 18
MUFG is the ninth largest bank globally with a tier 1 capital of $153.04b.
17 Jul 18
The central bank approved a pilot project creating a real-time remittance corridor.
17 Jul 18
Chinese lenders held the top four places in overall ranking based on Tier 1 capital.
11 Jul 18
Its ASEAN-bound FDIs have surpassed China-bound FDIs since 2015.
10 Jul 18
Majority of investments were pumped into real estate, energy, and technology.
9 Jul 18
The US accounts for 20% of Japan's total exports.
5 Jul 18
Vietnam led the growth with a real estate developer listing of US$3.1b.
4 Jul 18
Tech startups are the biggest winners.
3 Jul 18
Australia and New Zealand placed second and seventh in the global transparency rankings.
3 Jul 18
Taiwan, Malaysia, Singapore, Korea, Hong Kong, Thailand, Philippines, and Japan will be amongst the most affected by US tariffs on Chinese goods...
29 Jun 18
Japan's salary surge could cost as much as US$468b by 2030.
27 Jun 18
The move will release liquidity valued at around US$100b to support the economy.
27 Jun 18
SEA and South Asia tourist arrivals rose 10% and 9%, respectively.
26 Jun 18
Hong Kong is the world's most expensive city whilst Tokyo, Singapore, and Seoul also made it to the list.
26 Jun 18
Capital outflows from China, Hong Kong, and Singapore that totalled US$71.9b secured APAC's top spot.
22 Jun 18
32% of Thai enterprises have tried implementing digital transformations in at least one area of their businesses.
22 Jun 18
Hong Kong prime offices are the world's most expensive at US$306.57 per sqft per annum.
21 Jun 18
Overall initial public offering (IPO) value in the Asia Pacific region fell 21% to US$31.9b in the first half of 2018.