DPR Asia Pacific joins the United Nations Global Compact Initiative

DPR Construction, Asia Pacific Pte. Ltd., part of DPR Construction's Family of Companies, has joined the United Nations Global Compact (UNGC) initiative—a voluntary leadership platform for the development, implementation and disclosure of responsible business practices. With this announcement, DP...

Strengthening Vaccine Infrastructure in Thailand

SK bioscience, an innovative vaccine and biotech company committed to promoting human health from prevention to cure, announced that the company has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Government Pharmaceutical Organization (GPO), a state pharmaceutical enterprise in Thailand, to str...

Franchising & Licensing Asia 2023

Visitors attending Franchising & Licensing Asia (FLAsia) this August can explore franchising opportunities with F&B brands focusing on increasing operational efficiency through AI and automation; specially curated brands from Taiwan; and, for the first time, character licensing and merchandising opp...

Best Companies to Work for in Asia

GEODIS, a global leader in the transport and logistics sector, has been recognized as one of the 'Best Companies to Work for in Asia" by HR Asia for the Hong Kong region for the second consecutive year. The award recognizes organizations that have been identified by their employees as one of the bes...

Conference to explore the future of business education

The 10th Biennial International Association for Chinese Management Research (IACMR) Conference hosted by Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) is being held from 14 to 18 June on the University's campus. IACMR is an academic organisation that serves scholars, students, managers and consultants who...

KGI Asia: 2023 Mid-Year Global Market Outlook

KGI Asia has released its 2023 Mid-Year Global Market Outlook, which covers mainland China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, the U.S., Singapore, and Indonesia. In the 1H23, Global markets were traded at a range-bound. At the end of the first quarter, the market was first dragged by the banking crisis but mana...

Southeast Asia Number One Logistics Hotspot

Messe München is hosting the first multimodal logistics trade fair in Singapore, the transport logistic and air cargo Southeast Asia. Running from November 1 to 3, 2023, the event will be the most influential meeting place for logistics, mobility, IT, and supply chain management in Southeast Asia. S...

The Sixth Digital China Summit Opens

The 6th Digital China Summit took place in the city of Fuzhou in East China's Fujian province on April 27, 2023. The event is co-hosted by the Cyberspace Administration of China, the National Development and Reform Commission, the Ministry of Science and Technology, the Ministry of Industry and Info...

AGBA Group to acquire Sony Life Financial Advisers

NASDAQ-listed AGBA Group Holding Limited "AGBA" announced that it has entered into a sale and purchase agreement, to acquire Sony Life Financial Advisers Pte Ltd, a duly licensed financial adviser and insurance broker in Singapore. AGBA, together with its subsidiary, the "AGBA Group", is a leading o...

China-Japan Finance and Economic Forum

China International Capital Corporation successfully held the China-Japan Finance and Economic Forum in Tokyo on 24th March, 2023. Hundreds of investors across financial areas have attended the forum. In the opening speech, Dr CHU Gang, Chief Operating Officer of CICC, presented the business stre...

Recognition of Asian Wisdom

The world today is far from being tranquil. Facing a choice of the times between solidarity and division and cooperation and confrontation, the international community expects Asia to play a leading role. ASEAN countries are successively hosting three important multilateral meetings including the AS...

Banking Success in Korea

It would be hard to overestimate the role that banks play in our lives. Banks are the lifeblood of any economy, serving as essential intermediaries between borrowers and savers. This is especially true in Korea, where the banking sector has undergone a remarkable transformation over the past few yea...
Easing of Zero-Covid Policy in China 2023

Easing of Zero-Covid Policy in China 2023

Easing Of China's Zero-Covid Policy Could Be Music To The Ears For Investors Looking At Asia. The pandemic brought about a number of challenges to every industry, with the ensuing digital disruption causing a massive shift in the consumer landscape. The beauty and wellness industry for example, whi...
Filipino Companies Honored in Asia 2022

Filipino Companies Honored in Asia 2022

35 companies in the Philippines received the coveted HR Asia Best Companies to Work for in Asia 2022 awards. With the theme, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, the awards this year focused on the efforts of companies in promoting diversity and inculcating inclusion in the workplace, while retaining H...
Secrets of Economic Excellence

Secrets of Economic Excellence

Economically, Singapore ranks among the most stable countries in the world. The secret lies in its sound fiscal management and other policies. Singapore's government is prudent in its spending and does not waste money on unnecessary things. The government's efficient tax system raises enough revenue...
Vietnam Look at Australia Talent Shortage

Vietnam Look at Australia Talent Shortage

KMS Solutions, a technology company from Vietnam, is devoted to supporting Australian businesses. With a mission of empowering enterprises to embrace innovative technologies, KMS Solutions is one of many IT companies working hard to help bridge the gap. The rapid progression of Australia's digital...
China Innovation and Entrepreneurship Fair 2022

China Innovation and Entrepreneurship Fair 2022

The China Innovation and Entrepreneurship Fair 2022 (CIEF 2022) with the theme of "Science and Technology Innovation for Smart Future" kicked off in Guangzhou on September 2. This year's CIEF will last three days from September 2 to 4. The CIEF 2022 is co-hosted by China Association for Science and...
Economic Slowdown as Top Risks in South Korea

Economic Slowdown Risk in South Korea

Aon plc (NYSE: AON), a leading global professional services firm, has announced the results of its 2021 Global Risk Management Survey for South Korea. The study gathers input from thousands of risk managers globally every two years to identify key risks and challenges their organisations are facing...