Grand Ming Group Holdings Limited Announces Annual Results for the Year Ended 31 March 2022

HONG KONG, Jun 24, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Grand Ming Group Holdings Limited (the “Company” and together with its subsidiaries, the “Group”, stock code: 1271.HK) today announces its annual results for the year ended 31 March 2022 (“FY 2021/22”). Highlights— Revenue amounted to HK$817.9 million, a decrease of 45.2% from the previous […]

Apptio reinforces commitment to Asia with strategic hire

SINGAPORE, Jun 24, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Apptio, the leading provider of technology business management (TBM) applications, has appointed Tarun Kumar Kalra as Regional Vice President – Asia. Tasked with strengthening and establishing new strategic engagements in the region to help organizations make informed, data-driven technology business decisions, Tarun will focus on […]

Fed’s Powell says commitment to curbing inflation is ‘unconditional’

WASHINGTON (REUTERS) – The Federal Reserve’s commitment to reining in 40-year-high inflation is “unconditional” but also comes with the risk of higher unemployment, United States central bank chief Jerome Powell said on Thursday (June 23). “It’s unconditional,” Powell told the US House of Representatives Financial Services Committee when asked about the Fed’s commitment to fight […]

China tech giants lost their swagger and may never get it back

HONG KONG (BLOOMBERG) – On trading floors in New York and Hong Kong, the brightening mood toward Chinese technology companies is unmistakable: With stocks like Alibaba Group Holding and Tencent Holdings surging from multi-year lows, talk of a new bull market is growing louder. Yet speak to executives, entrepreneurs and venture capital investors intimately involved […]

Forkast to host CFTC Commissioner, Caroline Pham, in upcoming discussion on The Future of Stablecoins

Experts explore the vulnerabilities of stablecoins, what is likely to happen on the regulatory side and what role stablecoins might increasingly play in the future Hong Kong, June 23, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via SEAPRWire.com) — Forkast, Asia’s leading news platform covering digital currency, blockchain and emerging technologies, will host its monthly Crypto Rising livestream on […]

B20 task force highlights recommendations to support net zero-carbon

JAKARTA, Jun 23, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – The B20 Energy, Sustainability & Climate Task Force, led by state-owned oil giant Pertamina Group, put forth three recommendations to support realization of the target of net-zero carbon emissions. The B20 Energy, Sustainability & Climate (ESC) Task Force held entitled the third Task Force Call […]

Binance scores Cristiano Ronaldo as partner for NFT push

BENGALURU (REUTERS) – Binance, the world’s biggest cryptocurrency exchange by trading volumes, said on Thursday (June 23) it has signed a partnership with Cristiano Ronaldo for the promotion of non-fungible tokens (NFTs). As part of the multi-year agreement, the Portuguese soccer star and Binance will create a series of NFT collections for sale on the […]

Thousands march in Quito after night of Ecuador protest violence

Indigenous people march in downtown Quito, on June 22, 2022, on the tenth consecutive day of indigenous-led protests against the Ecuadorean government. (VERONICA LOMBEIDA / AFP) QUITO – Thousands of indigenous protesters held a peaceful march through Ecuador's capital, Quito, on Wednesday to demand that President Guillermo Lasso address price rises that have ignited 10 […]