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1st April 2021

AsiaHong Kong hit by dozens of trading stops after earnings deadline

Trading of more than 50 Hong Kong-listed companies was suspended on Thursday after several companies failed to report their earnings before the March 31 deadline.

24th March 2021

AsiaBank of Thailand keeps key rate unchanged and cuts GDP outlook for 2021

Bank of Thailand keeps key rate at record low.

23rd March 2021

AsiaEuropeTurkish stocks sink, its worst fall in 20 years

Turkey's main stock index plunged more than 5%, triggering market-wide circuit breakers for a second day as the market …

22nd March 2021

AsiaEuropePlunge in the Turkish lira has investors on the watch

Asian stocks turned mixed, and bonds rebounded on Monday as the fall in the Turkish lira sparked rumors that …

15th March 2021

AsiaEuropeU.S. and European equity futures mixed

Asian stocks fell as futures for US and European stocks were mixed on Monday

10th March 2021

AsiaChina considers stricter rules on STAR board IPOs

China is considering stricter rules for the sale of shares for the first time in Shanghai's Nasdaq-style STAR directory …

8th March 2021

AsiaAsian stocks fell as tech struggles

Asian stocks fell this Monday with U.S. equity futures, as higher Treasury yields dampened optimism about President Joe Biden's …

5th March 2021

AsiaIndian Central Bank COVID-19 relief measures raise doubts

The Reserve Bank of India called for direct action to boost an economy that went through an unprecedented contraction.

4th March 2021

AsiaSingapore Dollar buying momentum fades

After its strongest advance in nearly two years, it appears that the strength of the Singapore dollar will fade.

1st March 2021

AsiaAsian stocks rise as market calms

After last week's momentum a certain semblance of calm returned to bond markets, the massive US stimulus package underpinned …

22nd February 2021

AsiaChina stocks lead Asia-Pacific losses, the country maintains the reference interest rate unchanged

Shares in Asia-Pacific fell mostly on Monday, as China left its benchmark interest rate unchanged over the weekend.

25th January 2021

AsiaNorth AmericaChina overtakes the US as the world's top destination for new foreign direct investment

According to UN figures released on Sunday, new investments into America from overseas companies fell by almost half last …

18th January 2021

AsiaNorth AmericaOil down over strong US dollar

Oil extended losses in Asia, after seeing its biggest slump in almost four weeks on a combination of a …

11th January 2021

AsiaNorth AmericaUS Dollar advances and Asian stocks tumble

The dollar climbed a third day against major peers and Treasury futures were flat.

22nd December 2020

AsiaOkkami: Perfecting the art of service

In order to adjust to the ‘new normal’ hospitality industries need to change their services. Okkami shows how technology …

5th September 2020

AsiaInnovating the customer experience

Taipei Fubon Bank has earned the trust of its customers with its customer-oriented approach, pursuit of innovation and sophisticated …

22nd July 2020

AsiaChina's Road to Recovery

While much of the world was still in the throes of the coronavirus that originated in the city of …

10th July 2020

AsiaBIC Markets Expands into Asia

BIC Markets is the forex and CFD division of B.I.C. Banking Group. Our objective is to provide traders across …

24th June 2020

AsiaInnovation in anti-corruption

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) is promoting innovation and efficiency to enhance its anti-corruption efforts by streamlining case management …

22nd June 2020

AsiaAI-powered innovation in mobile banking

As a bank with an entirely online presence, au Jibun Bank provides a wide array of smartphone banking services …

6th June 2020

AsiaToyota to build prototype city of the future

Toyota has revealed plans to build a prototype city of the future on a 175-acre site at the base …

19th December 2019

AsiaVietnam: An Economy On The Rise

Vietnam’s economy has witnessed a remarkable transformation over the last four decades. According to World Bank data, per capita …