Bityard, World's Leading Digital Contracts Exchange, has Launched

9 Apr 2020 - ACN Newswire
Bityard, the world's leading cryptocurrency contracts exchange, has officially launched. Having received a strategic $10 million investment from a US hedge fund, Bityard is creating a precedent in the industry with complex contracts and simple transactions. Bityard's ambitions are to foster research ...
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After Covid-19, things will never be the same again

9 Apr 2020 - The Edge Markets
(Apr 9): Every economic shock leaves a legacy. The deadly coronavirus will be no different. The great depression spurred a “waste not want not” attitude that defined consumer patterns for decades. Hyperinflation in the Weimar Republic still haunts German policy. The Asia financial crisis left the region ...
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Citi Singapore hands out $1,200 aid to employees

9 Apr 2020 - Singapore Business Review
Around 1,600 will benefit from the compensation. Citi Singapore is giving around 1,600 employees a special one-off compensation award worth $1,200 to help them weather the current economic slump. Employees with an annual base salary of $70,000 or lower are eligible for the compensation, which is estimated ...

ZhengTong Auto Appointed Mr. Tian Sheng as Chief Operating Officer

9 Apr 2020 - ACN Newswire
The leading luxury brand 4S dealership group in China, ZhengTong Auto (Stock code: 1728.HK) has appointed Mr. Tian Sheng, currently Vice President of Strategic Planning, as the Chief Operating Officer, with effect from April 5th, 2020, in charge of management of all automotive brands in Group's portfolio.Mr. ...

Will banks suspend dividends?

9 Apr 2020 - The Edge Markets
(Apr 9): Bank dividends came into focus last week after major UK lenders, including HSBC, Barclays and Royal Bank of Scotland, caved in to regulatory pressure and agreed to halt dividends and buybacks this year, while also cancelling outstanding 2019 dividends, in a bid to preserve capital amid the Covid-19 ...
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Daily Briefing: Restaurant owners halt operations during ‘circuit breaker' measures; Quest Ventures gets Pavilion Capital, QazTech as anchor LPs

8 Apr 2020 - Singapore Business Review
And grounded aircrew enlisted for virus prevention service. From Channel News Asia: Many restaurant owners in the central business district had to brace themselves for the start of Singapore’s "circuit breaker" measures. Under the measures, there will be no dine-ins at Singapore's 4,800 restaurants and ...
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Greenbriar Executes Cooperation Agreement with China Machinery Engineering Corporation to Build the Large Montalva Solar Facility

7 Apr 2020 - ACN Newswire
Greenbriar Capital Corp (TSXV: GRB) (OTC: GEBRF) ("Greenbriar") is pleased to announce that it has signed a fully executed Cooperation Agreement with China Machinery Engineering Corporation ("CMEC") of Beijing, China to be the Engineering, Procurement and Construction ("EPC") company to design, build, ...
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WebNIC in Partnership with Alibaba Cloud to Offer First Online Channel Cloud Computing Reseller Service in Southeast Asia

7 Apr 2020 - ACN Newswire
Web Commerce Communications Limited dba WebNIC, a leading Asian domain name registrar is expanding its services by partnering with Alibaba Cloud, the data intelligence backbone of Alibaba Group, to offer cloud computing service in the SEA region. As the first online channel reseller in the domain business ...
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Start-up Express 2020: A Journey To Success For HK Start-ups

6 Apr 2020 - ACN Newswire
Start-up Express, a development programme launched by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) in 2018, is returning for its third edition to help local start-ups build connections, explore markets, seek partners and enhance brand awareness. Through power meet-up sessions with successful business ...

Chinese Covid-19 numbers not fake: Berkley Professor

3 Apr 2020 - The Edge Markets
(Apr 3): Amid accusations that Beijing had falsified its COVID-19 numbers, a professor of public health at the University of California Berkley has expressed that he and public health colleagues have few doubts about the accuracy of Chinese statistics. There’s no real reason to doubt Chinese statistics, ...