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HDBank Gets US$50 Million from French Development Agency to Finance Green Projects

HDBank Gets US$50 Million from French Development Agency to Finance Green Projects

HO CHI MINH CITY, VIETNAM, Sept. 20 (Korea Bizwire) — Proparco, the French Development Finance Institution, has granted a US$50 million loan to HDBank to finance green projects and promote sustainable development in Vietnam. It marks the first collaboration between Proparco and HDBank. A pioneer in green lending, HDBank has in past years helped foster [...]

Southco Announces Siegfried Xu As Asia Pacific General Manager, Transportation

Southco Announces Siegfried Xu As Asia Pacific General Manager, Transportation

SHANGHAI, CHINA, July 12 (Korea Bizwire) – Southco, a leading global supplier of engineered access hardware solutions has devoted significant efforts to strengthening the front-end team as the company’s Asia Pacific business continues to grow. Southco is pleased to announce that Siegfried Xu has officially joined as General Manager of the Transportation Strategic Business Unit (SBU) [...]

HDBank to Pay 25 pct Dividend in Shares, Moody’s Raises Credit Rating for the Bank to Positive Outlook

HDBank to Pay 25 pct Dividend in Shares, Moody’s Raises Credit Rating for the Bank to Positive Outlook

HO CHI MINH CITY, VIETNAM, June 8 (Korea Bizwire) – The Ho Chi Minh City Development Joint Stock Commercial Bank (HoSE: HDBank) has announced plans to increase its charter capital to more than VND20.273 trillion (US$879.48 million) by paying dividends for 2020 in shares and an employee stock option plan. According to information published by [...]

HDBank AGM: Accelerate Digital Transformation, Target High Growth, Have Responsibility Towards Customers, Economy

HDBank AGM: Accelerate Digital Transformation, Target High Growth, Have Responsibility Towards Customers, Economy

HO CHI MINH CITY, VIETNAM, April 28 (Korea Bizwire) – Shareholders of the Ho Chi Minh City Development Joint Stock Commercial Bank (HoSE: HDB) approved all the statements and proposals by the board of directors at its annual general meeting of shareholders on April 23. HDBank achieved its best results ever in 2020. Total consolidated [...]

CPP Investments and ESR Upsize Joint Investment in Korea Income JV to US$1 Billion

CPP Investments and ESR Upsize Joint Investment in Korea Income JV to US$1 Billion

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA/HONG KONG SAR, April 22 (Korea Bizwire) – Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (“CPP Investments”) and ESR Cayman Limited (“ESR”; SEHK Stock Code: 1821) today announced an expansion of their Korea Income Joint Venture (“Korea Income JV”). CPP Investments and ESR will collectively upsize their investment in the vehicle by a further US$500 [...]

Hywin Holdings Announces Two Wins at WealthBriefingAsia Greater China Awards 2021

Hywin Holdings Announces Two Wins at WealthBriefingAsia Greater China Awards 2021

SHANGHAI, China, April 19 (Korea Bizwire) — Hywin Holdings Ltd. (“Hywin Wealth” or the “Company”, NASDAQ: HYW), a leading independent wealth manager in China, today announced that it was voted “Best Wealth Manager of Greater China 2021” at the WealthBriefingAsia Greater China Awards 2021. In addition, Hywin Wealth’s CEO Madame Wang Dian won the award [...]

News Direct and Media OutReach Form Distribution Partnership for Asia Pacific and America

News Direct and Media OutReach Form Distribution Partnership for Asia Pacific and America

NORWALK, US & HONG KONG SAR, March 18 (Korea Bizwire) - News Direct and Media OutReach – two newswires that are revolutionizing the news distribution industry with advances in technology, analytics, security and workflow – have entered into a reciprocal press release distribution arrangement covering the United States and Asia Pacific region. Media OutReach clients will benefit [...]

Asia Pacific Energy Leaders Identify Seven Key Trends for a Sustainable Energy Future

Asia Pacific Energy Leaders Identify Seven Key Trends for a Sustainable Energy Future

SINGAPORE, March 12 (Korea Bizwire) - Regional and global business leaders, policy makers and government representatives throughout the energy sector convened at the Asia Pacific Energy Week to discuss regional challenges and opportunities. Themed ‘Shaping the Energy of Tomorrow’, the 2-day virtual event held from March 9 to 10, 2021 saw more than 2,500 participants actively engage [...]