HONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach - 7 December 2022 - Reckitt's brand Dettol announces to be Product Sponsor of the 2022 Sun Hung Kai Properties Hong Kong Cyclothon ("Hong Kong Cyclothon"). The partnership aims to enhance hygiene protection of thousands of cyclists at this major sports event held through the diverse cityscape of Hong Kong, featuring a spectacular route that passes through the Tsing Ma Bridge, Ting Kau Bridge, Stonecutters Bridge, Cheung Tsing Tunnel, Nam Wan Tunnel and Eagle's Nest
The Indian rupee closed slightly higher against the U.S. dollar on Wednesday, snapping a three-day losing streak, as the Reserve Bank of India raised interest rates and took a hawkish stance in its fight against inflation. The RBI raised the key repo rate by 35 basis points (bps) to 6.25%, as widely expected, in its fifth straight increase, and vowed there will be no let up in its fight to tame high inflation. Not only did the monetary policy committee retain its hawkish stance of "withdrawal of accommodation", it also hinted at further tightening when it said further calibrated monetary policy action is warranted, said Pranjul Bhandari, chief India and Indonesia economist at HSBC.
India's spending on subsidised foodgrain to the poor may rise to 2.7 trillion rupees ($32.74 billion) this fiscal year, as the government continues to provide support to the poor at least until December, according to a government official and a document reviewed by Reuters. Federal government food subsidies will likely increase by 30% over the 2.07 trillion rupees ($25.14 billion) estimated in the budget, the official said, speaking on condition of anonymity as discussions are confidential. Increased subsidies on foodgrain and fertiliser are likely to strain the federal budget, even though the government has seen strong tax collections this year.
Airlines are expected to return to profit next year for the first time since 2019 despite slowing global growth as they recover from a Covid-induced crisis, an industry group said Tuesday.
Sabrina and John have decided that it is time to settle down roots after seven years together. They utilised PropertyGuru to find their perfect home, a 5-room flat in Bukit Merah, an “in the middle” location for the couple, who used to live in Ang Mo Kio and Bukit Batok, respectively.
Superior customer service and optimised storefronts drive economic inclusionKUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA - Media OutReach - 6 December 2022 - Shopee Super Awards 2022 Milestone study1 finds many Malaysian stores outperformed business expectations on the marketplace over the last 12 months. From October 2021 to September 2022, over 145,000 local sellers achieved 25% growth in year-on-year sales on Shopee due to superior levels of customer service and optimised storefronts. Since many platform sellers p
Artist’s impression of the clubhouse and swimming pool of The Gazania (Credit: SingHaiyi)SINGAPORE (EDGEPROP) - Despite having higher prices than their leasehold counterparts, freehold condominiums are very well-sought after by buyers because of their scarcity and longer tenure.Current average price for islandwide freehold condominiums is $2,031 psf, 16.2% higher than 99-year leasehold condominiums ($1,701 psf).Our analysis indicates that there are affordable condominiums. However, such freehold
Sula Vineyards is aiming for a valuation of up to 29.13 billion rupees ($353 million) in India's first initial public offering by a pure wine maker, riding high on the rise in consumption since the pandemic in a country that prefers beer, whisky and country liquor. About 26.9 million shares will be sold for between 340 rupees and 357 rupees in the IPO, with Sula raising 9.60 billion rupees, Chief Executive Rajeev Samant said at a press conference in Mumbai on Wednesday. Samant as well as Belgian investment firms Verlinvest and Cofintra SA will sell shares in the IPO, which could value India's largest wine maker as much as 29.13 billion rupees at the top end of the price range, per Reuters' calculations.
SINGAPORE - Media OutReach - 6 December 2022 - Renowned Japanese bridal jewellery brand, I-PRIMO, has officially opened its first Southeast Asia flagship store in Singapore. The brand launched a pop-up in June this year and cemented its spot with a new physical store at ION Orchard. The flagship store carries over 200 ring designs as well as fashion jewellery, including necklaces, earrings, and bracelets. The brand prides itself in its extensive range of designs, high quality diamonds, craftsman
China's imports and exports plunged in November to levels not seen since early 2020, as strict Covid restrictions hit the economy hard, according to official figures released Wednesday.
CMK Gaming International, Inc. (Pink sheets CMKI) ( Colorado Corporation) and CIPHER-CORE Co.,Ltd. a Japanese Corporation(CIPHER), signed an AGREEMENT AND PLAN OF REORGANIZATION on February 17th, 2022 (Agreement) and closed on March 14th, 2022.
Major stock markets were hit by more selling Wednesday on growing fears that Federal Reserve monetary tightening will tip the US economy into recession, with Chinese trade data adding to the gloomy outlook.
TAIPEI, TAIWAN - Media OutReach - 7 December 2022 - According to BMI Research, the global market for medical devices was valued at US$454.3 billion in 2021, a 6.3% increase from 2020, and is expected to reach US$535.2 billion by 2024, with a CAGR of approximately 5.6% from 2021 to 2024. Medical Taiwan, one of the B2B trade shows organized by Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA), will be held at Taipei Nangang Exhibition Center, Hall 2 from June 8 to June 10, 2023. It will focus on
This was supposed to be the comeback year for the world economy following the Covid pandemic.
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While European shares ended lower for the third straight session on Tuesday, spooked by recession worries, another hat-trick dominated the World Cup a few hours later. Three goals by Portugal's 21-year-old Goncalo Ramos against Switzerland in his first World Cup sent his side through to the quarter-finals for the first time in 16 years. In the arena of European stocks, there seem to be little excitement for risky assets on Wednesday, with Asian equities trading rangebound after U.S. stocks again suffered losses as markets gradually factor in sharper interest rates hikes.
“Our projections imply that we have passed the high-water mark of global potential growth."
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