Philippines: Only 25% of Total Adult Population Own Bank Accounts: BSP

The number of Filipino adults who own an account is estimated at 15.8 million or around one fourth of total adult population, according to...

CapitaLand Acquires Mixed-Used Site in Chongqing for Rmb5.7bn

Marking a significant move that will boost its residential pipeline in China by over 2,100 units, Singapore's CapitaLand has acquired all the shares in...

Malaysia: Ekuinas Posts Strong Performance in Fiscal 2017

Ekuiti Nasional Berhad (Ekuinas) today announced the results of its financial year ended 31 December 2017 (FY2017), maintaining its eighth consecutive year of performance. Last...

115 Galleries to Feature In Affordable Art Fair Hong Kong

Affordable Art Fair, the international exhibition for affordable and contemporary original art, will be in Hong Kong for its sixth edition, featuring over 115...
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China: Insurer AIA Partners with HealthTech Startup WeDoctor

Global insurer AIA Group said it has forged a long-term strategic partnership with We Doctor Holdings Ltd (WeDoctor), China’s leading technology-enabled healthcare solutions platform. Under...

Canada’s Pension Fund, Singapore’s GIC to Acquire Kumho Asiana Building in Seoul

Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) and GIC have entered into a joint venture partnership to acquire Kumho Asiana Main Tower, a Grade A...

Philippines: 4 Dead As Fire Destroys Cop’s House in Iloilo

Four persons were charred beyond recognition while four others were hurt during a fire that destroyed a policeman's house in San Isidro, Lapaz, Iloilo...

ASEAN Rice Bowl Startup Awards Nomination Now Open

Nominations for this year’s ASEAN Rice Bowl Startup Awards are now open and will run until the end of July 2018, according to event...

Philippine President Duterte Sees ADB’s Role in Massive Infra Program

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte thanked the Asian Development Bank (ADB) for its key role in supporting projects in the country, especially in Mindanao, as...
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Philippines: Spoiled Pizza Downs 7 Kids in Quezon City

At least 7 children, aged 9 to 17, were rushed to the hospital for alleged food poisoning just minutes after they feasted on a...