Press releases about business, cryptocurrency, fintech and more news in Singapore, Hong Kong and Asia

Register for the Course! 5th Edition of Global CX Summit India Physical Conference on July 7

INDIA, Jul 4, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – After successful 4 editions of Global CX Summit, Exito (www.exito-e.com/) is all set to host another milestone event – which serves as an ideal platform to enhance the experience to latest insights in “Orchestrating a Holistic CX Strategy”. The agenda is carefully curated to address […]

S’pore firms’ payment performance improves again but outlook cloudy

SINGAPORE (THE BUSINESS TIMES) – The payment performance of local firms improved for the third consecutive quarter, according to data from the Singapore Commercial Credit Bureau (SCCB) released on Monday (July 4). SCCB chief executive Audrey Chia noted that this is largely due to improvements in the construction and services sectors. She was, however, bearish […]

IndiGo staff reportedly called in sick to apply for Air India jobs, resulting in many flight delays

SINGAPORE (BLOOMBERG) – India is investigating why more than half of flights by IndiGo, Asia’s biggest budget airline by market value, were delayed last Saturday (July 2), said the head of the nation’s Directorate General of Civil Aviation. Many employees reported sick so that they could attend interviews at Air India, which is on a hiring spree […]

No experience, no resume, you’re hired! Hotels in Europe fight for staff

DOHA (REUTERS) – Top European hotel chains are hiring workers without experience or even a resume as executives admit years of underpaying staff have come back to bite, leaving them unable to meet post-pandemic travel demand. Thousands of workers left the hospitality industry when international travel shut down during the Covid-19 pandemic. Many chose not to […]

Singtel’s Thai associate AIS buys broadband businesses for $1.27 billion

BANGKOK (BLOOMBERG) –  Advanced Info Service (AIS), Singtel’s Thailand-based associate and the country’s biggest mobile phone operator, plans to expand its network by acquiring Triple T Broadband and an infrastructure fund for a total of 32.4 billion baht (S$1.27 billion). AIS will buy Internet provider Triple T from Jasmine International for 19.5 billion baht, chief financial […]

Many major economies to enter recession in next 12 months: Nomura

TOKYO (BLOOMBERG) – Many major economies will enter “multiple recessions” over the next 12 months amid tightening government policies and rising living costs, pushing the global economy into a synchronised growth slowdown, according to Nomura Holdings. The brokerage expects the euro zone, Britain, Japan, South Korea, Australia and Canada to fall into recession along with the […]

China to start Swap Connect with Hong Kong in 6 months

BEIJING (BLOOMBERG, REUTERS) – China and Hong Kong are working to develop a trading arrangement to allow overseas investors to execute interest rate derivatives with onshore traders.  The so-called Swap Connect is now subject to regulatory approvals, market readiness and the completion of operational arrangements, according to a joint statement by the People’s Bank of China (PBOC) […]

Former Marvel Creative Director Joins Forces with Blockchain Project Cosmos Heroes

New York, NY, July 04, 2022 – (SEAPRWire) – Today, Cosmos Heroes is excited to announce that Mike Thomas, Former Creative Director for Licensing and Promotions of Marvel Entertainment, will be joining the Cosmos Heroes multiverse project as a Creative Advisor. Based on his wealth of experience, Mike will contribute to the creative process on the Cosmos Heroes […]

EQS-News: 51Talk releases first quarter results, announcing spin-off with listed company targeting overseas market

EQS-News: 51Talk releases first quarter results, announcing spin-off with listed company targeting overseas market

EQS-News / 04/07/2022 / 11:20 UTC+8 51Talk releases first quarter results, announcing spin-off with listed company targeting overseas market On 24 June 2022, 51Talk(COE.US) announced its first quarter 2022 financial results. The report indicates 51Talk has restructured its mainland and overseas business and completed operational restructuring. By spinning off its mainland business from the listed company, […]

EQS-News: Hong Kong Ferry and Eastern District to host Sea and Street Parade Launching Ceremony

EQS-News: Hong Kong Ferry and Eastern District to host Sea and Street Parade Launching Ceremony

EQS-News / 04/07/2022 / 10:12 UTC+8 Hong Kong Ferry and Eastern District to host Sea and Street Parade Launching Ceremony (4 July 2022, Hong Kong) –  Hong Kong Ferry (Holdings) Company Limited (“Hong Kong Ferry” or the “Company”, which together with its subsidiaries, is referred to as the “Group”; SEHK stock code: 0050) collaborated with Home Affairs Department […]

興業銀行躍居全球銀行1000強第16位

興業銀行躍居全球銀行1000強第16位

HONG KONG, Jul 4, 2022 – (亞太商訊 via SEAPRWire.com) – 7月4日,英國《銀行家》雜誌發佈一年一度的“全球銀行1000強”榜單,興業銀行再攀新高,按照一級資本排名第16位,較去年上升3位,按照總資產排名第26位,較去年上升2位,國際影響力和競爭力持續…

助小微穩外貿 興業銀行“跨境E貸”產品上線

助小微穩外貿 興業銀行“跨境E貸”產品上線

HONG KONG, Jul 4, 2022 – (亞太商訊 via SEAPRWire.com) – 7月1日,興業銀行“跨境E貸”產品正式上線,上線首日,即為福建省內一家外貿型小微企業提供授信118萬元,幫助企業快速解決融資難題。 融資難、融資貴,一直是困擾小微企業發展的難題,疫情衝擊之下,…