Posts Tagged ‘Asia’

The children of Asia’s elite are leaving home earlier than ever

by BLOOMBERG
Philip Tsuei was just 12 years old when his parents sent him 7,000 miles from home to attend middle school in the hills of western ...

Asia stocks down on recession fears

by AFP/ pic by BLOOMBERG
HONG KONG – Asian markets fell Thursday after the Dow suffered its worst day of the year as fears of a global recession ...

BlackRock unit aims to boost Asian renewables to $5 billion

by BLOOMBERG / pic by BLOOMBERG
BlackRock Real Assets is aiming to boost its renewables power portfolio in Asia by as much as 10-fold as it seeks ...

TPC Kuala Lumpur ranked highest among golf courses in Malaysia

TPC Kuala Lumpur (KL) added another accolade to its growing collection when it was declared the best-rated Malaysian golf club in the Top 100 Golf Courses ...

Moving into the flow of luxury tourism

Data shows a significant increase in the number of visitors in the high-end segment
By LYDIA NATHAN Malaysia, while thriving as one of the top five ...

Investors brace for insights into world economy

By BLOOMBERG
LONDON • The world economy’s ability to rebound from its recent soft patch will be tested anew this week as data is released from ...

UBS tops Asia private banking league for 6th straight year

Across Asia, AUM ‘grounded to a halt as challenging market conditions tempered activity and impeded performance’
By BLOOMBERG SINGAPORE • UBS Group AG ...

Death of Korean Air patriarch puts focus on future of the group

SEOUL • Cho Yang-ho (picture), the chairman of a South Korean group that controls Korean Air Lines Co Ltd and transformed the carrier into one of Asia’s ...

Tencent sold RM24b dollar bond, Asia’s largest in 2019

By BLOOMBERG
HONG KONG • Tencent Holdings Ltd sold a US$6 billion (RM24.49 billion), five tranche dollar bond, making it the biggest dollar offering in ...

Ultra rich hide their Hermes in Asia’s wealth city

Taipei is 8th in a global list of cities ranked by the number of ultra-high-net-worth individuals
By BLOOMBERG HONG KONG • To show off a US$50 million ...

Asia factory activities show signs of steadying

HONG KONG • Sentiment at Asia’s factories stabilised in March as a rebound in China buoys the region.
Japan’s Nikkei and IHS Markit manufacturing ...

Canned air and water-spraying drones: Smog remedies

By AFP
HONG KONG • As billions of people in Asia choke under polluted skies, authorities have turned to water-dispersing drones and outdoor air ...