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Record Numbers Attend 27th Hong Kong Book Fair

Record Numbers Attend 27th Hong Kong Book Fair

HONG KONG, Jul. 26 (Korea Bizwire) – The 27th Hong Kong Book Fair ended today, after drawing record attendance of close to 1.02 million visitors. The week-long literary and cultural extravaganza, organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) and held at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, featured an extensive selection of [...]

Separating Signal from Noise in the Emerging Technology Megatrend

Separating Signal from Noise in the Emerging Technology Megatrend

NEW YORK, Jul. 26 (Korea Bizwire) – With no shortage of technological breakthroughs affecting businesses today and many more on the horizon, how can C-suites develop effective emerging technology strategies? For its new report, Tech breakthroughs megatrend, PwC evaluated more than 150 technologies globally and developed a methodology for identifying those which are most pertinent [...]

Meed and Cambridge Global Payments Collaborate to Provide Digital Financial Services to Underserved Markets

Meed and Cambridge Global Payments Collaborate to Provide Digital Financial Services to Underserved Markets

The Partnership Aims to Help Provide Socially Conscious Services That Give Back to Emerging Markets SANTA MONICA, CA, Jul. 20 (Korea Bizwire) - Meed, the Santa Monica-based company committed to bringing socially-conscious innovation to the financial sector, today announced that it has signed an agreement with Cambridge Global Payments of Toronto, Canada. Meed and its [...]

JPX Launches Next Generation Technology Suite Powered by Nasdaq

JPX Launches Next Generation Technology Suite Powered by Nasdaq

NEW YORK and TOKYO, Jul. 18 (Korea Bizwire) — Japan Exchange Group (JPX) and Nasdaq have officially announced that JPX has gone live with their new next-generation derivatives trading system for the JPX subsidiary, Osaka Exchange. This is a milestone in the relationship between Nasdaq and JPX, who have been working together since 2011. “We [...]

Cpop Goes Global with @KKBOX and Twitter

Cpop Goes Global with @KKBOX and Twitter

SINGAPORE, Jun.4 (Korea Bizwire) - Twitter and KKBOX, Asia’s leading music streaming brand, are working to expand the appreciation of Chinese pop music, or Cpop (#Cpop), to a global audience. KKBOX is creating Cpop content on their official Twitter account (@KKBOX), including weekly live Twitter Q&A interviews with Cpop artists, autographed video clips from Cpop musicians and producers [...]

ChinaBio Partnering Forum 2016 Showcases SIP’s Joined-up Thinking Across Pharma Industry

ChinaBio Partnering Forum 2016 Showcases SIP’s Joined-up Thinking Across Pharma Industry

SUZHOU, China, May 23 (Korea Bizwire) — Suzhou Industrial Park played host to world-leading pharmaceutical companies and venture capitalists at the ChinaBio Partnering Forum 2016 on May 18, helping to optimize the innovation and capital chains of the life-sciences ecosystem in the region. It is the fourth time the forum – which is the biggest [...]

Temp Holdings® and Kelly Services® to Expand Their Joint Venture in Asia Pacific

Temp Holdings® and Kelly Services® to Expand Their Joint Venture in Asia Pacific

TOKYO, JAPAN and TROY, MI, Apr. 8 (Korea Bizwire) – Temp Holdings Co., Ltd. (TSE: 2181) and Kelly Services (NASDAQ: KELYA) (NASDAQ: KELYB) today announced an agreement to expand their existing North Asia joint venture, TS Kelly Workforce Solutions (formed in 2012), to cover all of Asia and the Pacific. The new joint venture, TS [...]

Qilin World Capital Ltd Share Finance Facility Available in Indonesia

Qilin World Capital Ltd Share Finance Facility Available in Indonesia

JAKARTA, INDONESIA, Mar. 28 (Korea Bizwire) – Today Qilin World Capital Ltd announces the launch of its non-recourse share finance product in Indonesia. Shareholders of publicly traded securities on the Indonesia Stock Exchange that are looking to create liquidity while maintaining a presence in the red hot Indonesian market are encouraged to contact Qilin for [...]

Asia’s Largest Private Companies: The PrivCo Asia 20: Ranking the Largest Private Companies in Asia

Asia’s Largest Private Companies: The PrivCo Asia 20: Ranking the Largest Private Companies in Asia

NEW YORK, Dec. 3 (Korea Bizwire) — PrivCo has just released the 2015 PrivCo Asia 20: Asia’s Largest Privately Held Companies by Revenue Report. PrivCo screened its proprietary Private Company Financial Database with information on over 850,000 private companies to rank the 20 largest private companies in Asia, based on 2014 revenue.  The top 20 [...]

Cisco and Infocomm Investments Launch Innovation Program for Singapore Focused Start-Ups

Cisco and Infocomm Investments Launch Innovation Program for Singapore Focused Start-Ups

SINGAPORE and BARCELONA, SPAIN, Nov. 19 (Korea Bizwire) – Infocomm Investments Pte Ltd (IIPL), a wholly owned subsidiary of the Infocomm Development Authority of Singapore (IDA), and Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) today signed a memorandum of intent to identify and nurture Singapore-focused start-ups to participate in the Cisco-Technopreneur Action Group, Platform Accelerated Start-ups (TAG.PASS) Smart Innovation [...]