Former Singapore Parliamentarian’s Swiss Digital Assets Company Receives Regulatory Approval

Calvin Cheng’s Damoon Technologies has obtained membership status from the Swiss Financial Services Standard Association (‘VQF’), which is officially recognised by the Federal Financial Market Supervisory Authority (‘FINMA’) This comes on the back of Cheng’s Web3 Company obtaining the Virtual Asset License from the Dubai Virtual Asset Regulatory Authority (VARA) Damoon will offer crypto-fiat-crypto payment […]

Robinsons Retail posts 26.7% increase in profit

ROBINSONS Retail Holdings, Inc. (RRHI) recorded a 26.7% increase in its attributable net income to P5.74 billion in 2022 from P4.53 billion the year prior. “The surge in profitability is underpinned by positive contributions from all business segments coming from category mix improvements and operating efficiencies,” the company said in a disclosure to the stock […]

ION Mobility Closes US$18.7m in Series A funding; Brings TVS Motor Company on Board as Strategic Investor

Singapore, Feb 3, 2023 – (ACN Newswire via – ION Mobility (ION) today announced new investments of US$18.7 million in its Series A funding round. Additionally, the company also brings TVS Motor Company on board as its strategic investor, through TVS Motor’s Singapore subsidiary, TVS Motor (Singapore). As part of this investment agreement, TVS […]

ABS-CBN eyes Malaysian audience

LISTED media company ABS-CBN Corp. said it hopes to expand its audience reach in Malaysia through a partnership with a local digital radio platform. The media company announced the launch of MYX Radio, MORe, and TeleRadyo on Malaysia’s digital radio platform, SYOK of Astro Radio. The goal is to expand ABS-CBN’s reach “across borders and […]

TVS Motor Company’s Chairman Sir Ralf Speth conferred with University of Warwick’s Honorary Doctorate

Singapore, Jan 21, 2023 – (ACN Newswire via – Sir Ralf Speth, Chairman of TVS Motor Company, has been conferred with an Honorary Doctorate in the field of Science (Doctor of Science, honoris causa) from the University of Warwick, United Kingdom. The honorary degree was conferred by the University of Warwick Chancellor Baroness Catherine […]

Franchising company expands to Cebu

By Kaila Jewels Tashvana B. Cajelo AS IT expand its services to Cebu, Easy Franchise is making franchising accessible to Cebuanos, a business venture that usually requires a rigorous process to follow. Easy Franchise’s consultant Angela Villaluz said the company continuously aims to maintain excellent quality of service with their partner companies. “Our partners can […]

Fund under SZCDG invests RMB5 billion for 69.35% equity interest in China South City Xi’an, Further strengthening cooperation between the two parties

Hong Kong, PRC, Jan 5, 2023 – (ACN Newswire via – China South City Holdings Limited (the “Company” or the “Group”, SEHK stock code: 1668.HK) is pleased to announce that China South International, a direct wholly-owned subsidiary of the Company, has entered into an investment agreement with Shenzhen Shenji No.1 Industrial Park Investment and […]

The New Year’s guide to living

The first order of the day is to look at the New Year as a time to change. January is when it is easiest to start a new habit, a new goal or even a new lifestyle. But more than just our personal decisions to change a habit, it is also a good time for […]

Aboitiz unit sponsors 50 in Cebu to train for scaffolding work

ABOITIZ Construction, Inc. will be sponsoring the training of 50 candidates in Cebu seeking to be certified as scaffolders in partnership with the School of Knowledge for Industrial Labor, Leadership, and Service (SKILLS). SKILLS is a foundation set up by Cebu’s Primary Group of Builders that provides technical vocational education to marginalized and unemployed youth […]

Belgravia Hartford Provides Year End Update on Zonetail Litigation

TORONTO, ON, Dec 21, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – Belgravia Hartford Capital Inc. (CSE: BLGV) (“Belgravia Hartford”, “Belgravia” or the “Company”) provides a shareholder status update on its litigation with Zonetail Inc. (TSXV: ZONE) (“Zonetail”). Belgravia and Zonetail are currently engaged in litigation which Zonetail launched in December 2019, the litigation is related […]

SinoMab Awarded the “Most Valuable Pharmaceutical and Medical Company” in the Selection of the “7th Hong Kong Golden Stocks Awards”

HONG KONG, Dec 19, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – SinoMab BioScience Limited (“SinoMab” or the “Company”, together with its subsidiaries, the “Group”, stock code: 3681.HK), a Hong Kong-based biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the research, development, manufacturing and commercialization of therapeutics for the treatment of immunological diseases, is pleased to announce that the Company […]

TVS Motor Company readies itself to rule the virtual world of racing; Introduces the TVS Apache RR 310 in Gameloft’s Asphalt 8: Airborne, for racing enthusiasts

Singapore, Dec 16, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – TVS Motor Company, a reputed manufacturer of two-wheelers and three-wheelers globally, announced today its partnership with Gameloft for brands for Asphalt 8: Airborne featuring its flagship motorcycle, TVS Apache RR 310. It makes TVS Motor the first Indian two-wheeler manufacturer to bring a virtual racing […]

Briones: Payment ‘options’ for Visayan Electric consumers

Let me get this straight. The Visayan Electric Company’s guidelines allow a consumer who has received a disconnection notice to give a promissory note or partial payment. Supposedly. Then again, we only have Cebu City Councilor Nestor Archival’s word for it because the utility provider did not release an official statement on the matter as […]

Mitsubishi Motors Corporation Passes Milestone of Five Million Vehicles Exported from Thailand

TOKYO, Dec 9, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via – Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (hereafter, Mitsubishi Motors) announced today that it had passed the milestone of exporting five million vehicles from Thailand. The local production and sales company, Mitsubishi Motors (Thailand) Co., Ltd. (hereafter, MMTh), currently has three production plants and one engine plant in Laem […]

Microsoft gaming ambitions hobbled as US seeks to block Activision deal

WASHINGTON – The Biden administration on Thursday moved to block Microsoft‘s $69 billion bid to buy “Call of Duty” maker Activision Blizzard, throwing a stumbling block in front of the tech giant’s plans to rapidly expand its portfolio of popular games and catch up to bigger rivals. Microsoft, which owns the Xbox console and game network platform, said in January 2022 that it would […]

South Korea’s Geoview executes Equinor’s floating offshore wind farm project in Ulsan

Busan, Korea, December 05, 2022 – (SEAPRWire) – South Korea’s ocean exploration company Geoview successfully completed the marine geophysical exploration for the floating offshore wind farm in Ulsan. In the first half of 2022, Geoview won an ocean exploration project from Equinor, a Norwegian national energy company, for the first time as a Korean company. Geoview conducted and […]