SeABank 2022 First Half Pre-tax Profit

SeABank 2022 First Half Pre-tax Profit

Southeast Asia Commercial Joint Stock Bank (SeABank, stock code: SSB) announced its First half 2022 business results. Additionally, a change in directors in charge was published this July 2022. Accordingly, in the first half of 2022: SeABank's total assets reached US$ 9.82 billion; Pre-tax profit r...
Asia House Report Triple Policy Challenge

Asia House Report Triple Policy Challenge

Asia is facing a triple policy challenge that could see even the region's fastest-growing economies fall into the 'middle-income trap', according to new research by Asia House. The report highlights Asia's position at a crossroads, with countries' trajectories towards becoming advanced economies at...
Thriving Businesses in Philippines 2022

Thriving Businesses in Philippines 2022

What constitutes a flourishing business in the Philippines? Here are examples of booming enterprises that you may start right now. When examining thriving firms in the Philippines, several elements come into play, but the present market is one of the most important. Although the industry is constan...
Weibo to Report Q1 2022 Financial Results

Weibo to Report Q1 2022 Financial Results

Weibo Corporation (NASDAQ: WB and HKEX: 9898), a leading social media for people to create, share and discover content, will announce its unaudited financial results for the first quarter 2022 before the U.S. market opens on Monday, May 30, 2022. Following the announcement, Weibo's management team w...
2022 Economic Surprises in Japan

2022 Economic Surprises in Japan

Though off to a great start, Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida faced myriad challenges in 2022. Amidst the Covid-19 surge, geopolitical conflicts with China, and slow economic growth. Beyond 2022 Kishida's greatest worry will be how to mend his damaged relationship with Shinzo Kibe, the Liberal...
Digital Transformation in Cambodia

Digital Transformation in Cambodia

On Thursday, Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen met Mr. Lin Baifeng, President of Huawei Asia Pacific Region President, at the Peace Palace, Phnom Penh. The meeting focused on exchanged views on a broad range of topics, including advancing digital infrastructure in Cambodia, cultivation of information...
China Life Singapore Aims to Expand

China Life Singapore Aims to Expand

China Life Insurance (Singapore) Pte Ltd ("China Life Singapore") successfully held the first Agency Channel annual award ceremony on 27 January 2022. In strict compliance with COVID-19 safe management measures, the award ceremony brought together the elites of the Agency Channel, colleagues of the...
Facebook and WhatsApp in India

Facebook and WhatsApp in India

In October 2021, the world was shocked when the hugely popular social media platforms WhatsApp, Facebook and Instagram experienced an outage. Interestingly, in places where Facebook functions as the internet itself, the mass outage meant the digital economy was literally crippled. Think of Amitansu...
Unprecedented Digital Economy Outage in Asia

Unprecedented Digital Economy Outage in Asia

Many people in South East Asia use Facebook as a powerful business platform. For example, Supul Muhandiram, who lives in Colombo, Sri Lanka relies on Facebook and Instagram to sell his merchandise. The merchandise comprises personal care and wellness products. Muhandiram discovered he didn't have an...
Philippines Education Sector and National Economy

Philippines Education Sector and National Economy

Renowned as "Asia's Rising Tiger,' the Philippines gradually gained a positive reputation for achieving rapid economic growth. Remarkably, such achievements have remained steadily on course regardless of the changing circumstances. To illustrate, the Philippines' economy has remained competitive in...
Japan Motor Industry Drives World Economy

Japan Motor Industry Drives World Economy

Students of history know that Japan was devastated by the effects of World War II. After the war, Japan sorely needed to raise its economy to sustainable levels. The government of Japan and the various private sector players did not waste time- plans were made, and soon Japan launched its vehicle ma...
Citi sets record for Asia Pacific sustainable financing

Citi sets record for Asia Pacific sustainable financing

In the first half of 2021, Citi has raised over US$25bn for Asia Pacific clients from global and local capital markets to support their sustainable financing needs. This is an increase of over 400% versus the same period for the bank in 2020 and the most for the bank for a half-year on record. High...
Huawei Mobile Services Launches AppsUP App Contest

Huawei Mobile Services Launches AppsUP App Contest

Huawei Mobile Services (HMS) launched AppsUP 2021, its global annual app innovation contest today. This year's Asia Pacific (APAC) edition will see contestants across the region pit their skills and talents to win from a prize pool of US$200,000. Interested applicants can register their entry from 1...
Recipe to Invest in India

Recipe to Invest in India

India is today one of the world’s most populated countries, with more than one billion people. Moreover, it is a rapidly growing financial hub with thousands of new businesses and industries mushrooming daily. The vastly large subcontinental nation has more than 50 progressive cities with millions o...
Leading Industries in China

Leading Industries in China

China is one of the nations that have consistently maintained its high ranking position in matters of consumer confidence and business investment opportunities for a long time. Further, China also attained great success in the global markets mainly due to her progressive business policies and proces...
The Facts about Business in India

The Facts about Business in India

India happens to be among Asia’s most developed countries. Indeed, the country boasts of a long history associated with progressive business trends and industry success. Truly, for decades, the people of India are long used to matters of trade, industry and commerce. This is not all. India’s famous...
Attractive Sectors of Economy in South Korea

Attractive Sectors of Economy in South Korea

South Korea is a distinguished and respected financial giant in Asia. Going back to the history of this leading Asian country can be quite intriguing. Remarkably, in the 1960s, South Korea was considered to be among the world’s poorest countries. Today, the country ranks high in the world economic m...
Developing Sectors in the Philippines

Developing Sectors in the Philippines

Without a doubt, Asia happens to be one of the relatively more developed regions of the modern world. Asia has some of the highest populated countries in the world, like China and India. Aside from population matters, the Asian finance sector is rapidly growing and expanding. Virtually all the coun...