MContent Appoints Brandon Fong as the new Chief of Streaming for its Global Content Business

DUBAI, UAE, Oct 6, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – MContent, the world’s first fully decentralized content ecosystem is pleased to announce the appointment of Brandon Fong as their new chief of streaming business. The hiring of the well-respected industry veteran shows the commitment of the MContent board to strengthen its streaming business ambitions […]

Business groups welcome bill easing taxpaying process but cast doubt on revenue estimate

BUSINESS GROUPS said the estimate of additional revenue to be generated via the proposed Ease of Paying Taxes (EoPT) law might have been premature, though they welcomed the measures streamlining companies’ dealings with the tax authorities. The House of Representatives on Monday passed on third and final reading the proposed EoPT law, which its backers […]

Hitachi Astemo Receives EV e-Axle Orders from Honda, and will Further Expand its Electrification Business

TOKYO, Sep 26, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via – As a global leader in electrification, Hitachi Astemo, Ltd. has received electric axle (e-Axle) orders for mid-size and large-size battery-electric vehicles from Honda Motor Co., Ltd., slated for a global rollout in 2026. Image of the electric axle Hitachi Astemo as a systems integrator will […]

HKTDC launches GoGBA Day for the International Business Community

HONG KONG, Sept 26, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) and the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area Development Office co-organised the inaugural GoGBA Day on Thursday (22 Sept). This support event aims to engage members of the international business community in Hong Kong that are currently underserved […]

Innovative fintech company service provider KPay completes US$10 million financing

HONG KONG, Sep 26, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – Fintech start-up KPay Merchant Service Limited (“KPay”, or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that it has recently completed a US$10 million financing round with the support of its founders. KPay has developed rapidly since its establishment in Hong Kong at the end of […]

Danao City holds business expo to showcase products, services

AFTER its first ever business summit last month, the Danao City Government successfully held a three-day Danao City Business Expo on Sept. 14-16, 2022.Led by Danao City Mayor Thomas Mix Durano, Vice Mayor Ramon “Nito” Durano III, city councilors, and Danao City Investment and Promotions Center (DCIPC) officer-in-charge Ramon “Red” Durano VI, the three-day expo […]

Philippine competitiveness lags ASEAN due to high business costs

THE cost of doing business is causing the Philippines to lag in regional competitiveness, the Management Association of the Philippines (MAP) said on Thursday.   Mary Jade Roxas-Divinagracia, MAP Ease of Doing Business Committee vice chairperson, told BusinessWorld Live on One News Channel that the decline in competitiveness comes despite the passage of measures in […]

Dubai biz magazine names CitySavings as fastest growing savings bank in PH

CITY Savings Bank (CitySavings), the thrift bank arm of Union Bank of the Philippines, has bagged another international recognition as the Philippines’ fastest growing savings bank at the 2022 International Business Magazine Awards.The Dubai, UAE-based publication recognized CitySavings for its excellent performance and drive for growth amidst the business challenges. “City Savings Bank from the […]

Finance chief urges franchisers to digitalize, climate-proof ops

FRANCHISERS are urged to lead the charge in greening and transforming the country’s business sector by mainstreaming digitalization in their operations and embracing sustainable business practices.Finance Secretary Benjamin Diokno made this call to the members of the Philippine Franchise Association (PFA).“I call on you, as industry leaders and business operators, to transform the Philippine business […]

AboitizPower promotes elevated sustainable living through the circular economy

As the country’s leading producer of renewable energy, sustainability has always been at the core of AboitizPower’s philosophy and business operations. Alongside the company’s commitment to delivering 4,600 megawatts (MW) of sustainably-sourced energy by 2030 — or around 50% of its targeted 9,200-MW portfolio — AboitizPower continues to go further in its mission for a […]

Accounting & Finance in Business Leaders to Gather in Singapore Later this Month

Singapore, Sep 8, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – The Accounting & Finance Show Singapore finally returns to Singapore in person this 20-21 September 2022. This is the first in-person edition of the event since 2019, following multiple virtual editions during the pandemic and marks the first time this community has been able to […]

Italian credit bureau firm foresees business growth opportunities in VisMin

AS MORE countries reopen their borders for business, small and medium-sized companies are challenged to upgrade their services and widen their network as large companies pursue expansion plans in the post-pandemic environment.In an interview, Danilo Cris Matunan, executive vice president and general manager at Crif Philippines, said Crif sees a big rebound in businesses post-pandemic […]

My first 25 years

How time flies. I didn’t realize that I’ve been in business for 25 years now since retiring from Manulife Insurance Company at age 49.To mark the moment, I’m pleased to share with you some of the most important lessons and insights I’ve learned since becoming my own boss.Please feel free to share these with others […]

Seventh Belt and Road Summit draws to successful close

HONG KONG, Sep 2, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – The seventh Belt and Road Summit, jointly organised by the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) and the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), concluded yesterday (1 September). Continuing in the tradition of being a formal, substantial and high-quality event, the […]

Converge opens new biz center in Cebu to grow subscriber base

FIBER broadband provider Converge ICT Solutions Inc. has opened its newest business center in Cebu City to solidify its commitment to the growing subscriber base in the province.The listed firm on Thursday launched the new business center strategically located in downtown Cebu City at One Central Mall together with its marketing services provider, JFiberInternet Services […]

COSCO SHIPPING Development Achieved Quality Improvement in 1H2022, Integrated Core Advantages and Promoted Digital Empowerment

EQS Newswire / 30/08/2022 / 23:25 UTC+8 Press Release (For Immediate Release)                 COSCO SHIPPING Development Achieved Quality Improvement in 1H2022, Integrated Core Advantages and Promoted Digital Empowerment   (30 August 2022, Hong Kong) – COSCO SHIPPING Development Co., Ltd. (“COSCO SHIPPING Development” or the “Company”) (SSE: 601866, […]