Stocks have seen a rally after Monday’s declines as the trump administration places a temporary exemption to the blacklisting of China’s technology giant Huawei, this may be the confidence boosting news investors need to get over the trade tensions. The S&P 500 saw a rise
Venture capital and Japan’s path towards a new economy
The China-United States trade war, which began in July of last year, has led to many foreseen and unforeseen consequences for the global economy. One example of the former is how the 10% U.S. tariff on all
HONG KONG, 21st May, 2019 - Velotrade, the account receivables financing platform, announces that it is actively executing cross border trade receivables transactions involving mainland Chinese companies.
The first deal involved trade financing for a transaction between a Chinese SOE and a medical equipment manufacturer, made
A total of HK$13.339 billion worth of invoices were paid late to small businesses in Hong Kong in 2018, according to the global small business platform, Xero.
Xero’s data also found that last year:
- Only slightly more than half (56.04%) of total payments to Hong Kong
Brinc has raised $1.5M USD in a pre-seed round for a new business spin out: Brinc Accelerator of Accelerators (Brinc AOA). Its focus is developing, and operating training programs around China for existing and new incubator, accelerator and investment companies. The goal in 2019 is
For a large number of Americans a major fear in their lives is saving too little for retirement, and recent studies have shown that the majority of Americans fear insufficient retirement savings over death. Running out of money is a fear we all share, and
SINGAPORE, 21 May 2019 – Singapore’s leading SME financing platform Validus Capital (Validus) announced today that it has made several key senior hires to boost its technological capabilities as the company prepares for further expansion in Southeast Asia. This announcement follows Validus’ recent launch of
● Total revenue in Q1 2019 grew 113% YoY to US$728 million, with run-rate revenue reaching US$3.0 billion
● Strong performance across all main operating metrics, adding 1 new country and 5 new cities. As of March 2019, WeWork is operating a total of 485 locations
By Karen Reddington | Softening consumer demand in major economies and trade tensions have undoubtedly combined to weaken global growth. But that decline in economic momentum shouldn’t deter business in the Asia-Pacific because there’s a revolution underway.
Asia is leading the way in evolving ever smarter,
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Shangri-La Hotel Singapore
By Sabrina Wang | Technology, one of the world’s most vibrant and exciting sectors, continues to be blighted by one disheartening issue: where are all the women? Coming to Singapore for the first time, the Women in IT Awards Asia 2019