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Kobe Steel scandal widens to 500 firms
  • Sat, 14 Oct 2017 00:27

Chairman says all business sections being probed, promises to shoulder clients’ costs. Japan Times latest articles

Beijing Pushes for a Direct Hand in China's Big Tech Firms
  • Thu, 12 Oct 2017 13:35

The Chinese government is pushing some of its biggest tech companies—including Tencent, Weibo and a unit of Alibaba—to give the state a stake in t...

Foreign firms allowed to re-domicile to Singapore from Oct 11
  • Thu, 12 Oct 2017 12:22

FOREIGN companies can now transfer their registration from their original jurisdiction to Singapore. The Business Times

Financial firms the latest to embrace co-working spaces in search for new ideas
  • Thu, 12 Oct 2017 08:46

Co-working spaces are no longer just places for entrepreneurs to start businesses, as financial services companies embrace the concept to seek innovat...

U.S. Firms Cheer---and Fear---Trump's China Trade Probe
  • Wed, 11 Oct 2017 21:13

U.S. business groups praised the Trump administration’s investigation into China’s trade practices, but cautioned that a heavy-handed probe could ...

Essay cheat firms face university ban
  • Tue, 10 Oct 2017 02:56

"Essay mills" are charging up to £7,000 to provide students with material to pass off as their own. BBC News - Family & Education

Talent war, consumer confusion worry smaller financial advisory firms
  • Mon, 09 Oct 2017 18:23

A GROWING financial advisory (FA) sector with more insurers setting up their own FA firms is putting pressure on smaller players to compete more aggre...

Singapore firms continue to hedge USD exposure
  • Mon, 09 Oct 2017 08:23

SINGAPORE companies are generally a cautious bunch, they take no chances with their US dollar exposure and hedging remains an ongoing activity, said b...

US tech firms like Apple and Amazon are posing a ‘huge’ tax challenge for France
  • Sat, 07 Oct 2017 18:34

The way large U.S. firms are taxed in the European Union is posing major challenges for France, the country’s finance minister told CNBC Thursday. ...

From retail experiments to start-up incubation - how Victor Fung’s Explorium is playing a role in his trading firm’s long term survival
  • Sat, 07 Oct 2017 11:30

Off the main road about half an hour’s drive from Shanghai’s Hongqiao airport, Hong Kong trading, supply chain management and retailing ma...

Gov't, firms to discuss countermeasures over US finding on Korean washers
  • Sat, 07 Oct 2017 10:33

The South Korean government and tech giants Samsung Electronics Co. and LG Electronics Inc. plan to discuss ways next we 코리아헤럴드

Spain eases firms' exit from Catalonia
  • Sat, 07 Oct 2017 02:34

A decree is issued to make it easier for Catalonian-based firms to move their legal headquarters. BBC News - Europe

German firms uneasy over Catalonia's future
  • Sat, 07 Oct 2017 01:36

Amid fears that Catalonia could announce it is breaking away from Spanish rule on Monday, German firms are anxious about their investments. Alone in 2...

[News Focus] Woes emerge as securities firms seek short-term financing
  • Fri, 06 Oct 2017 18:18

Financial authorities in South Korea are set this month to grant investment-banking licenses to local equity firms and a 코리아헤럴드

French, US cosmetics firms fined for price fixing in Greece
  • Thu, 05 Oct 2017 16:31

Greece's state competition watchdog has fined six prominent cosmetics firms, including Estee Lauder, L'Oreal and Christian Dior, some 19 million euros...

Firms pitch part-time work-at-home as way to ease leave-takers’ return to office life
  • Thu, 05 Oct 2017 14:35

Michika Kato, 27, a mother of a 1-year-old boy, works for up to two hours on her computer at home while her baby is playing ... Japan Times latest ar...

Foreign firms want action not words from China about opening up its markets, warns EU envoy
  • Thu, 05 Oct 2017 04:09

Foreign businesses are becoming increasingly frustrated by Beijing’s lack of action to open up its markets, according to the European Union&rsqu...

Energy firms to increase investment in renewable energy
  • Tue, 03 Oct 2017 08:17

South Korean energy firms are pushing to increase their investment in renewable energy to overhaul the country's energy 코리아헤럴드

More Chinese fintech firms to eye Hong Kong IPOs, says JP Morgan
  • Mon, 02 Oct 2017 10:40

(SCMP) More Chinese fintech firms vying to go public could choose Hong Kong as their listing venue, after the city’s first fintech IPO received a ...

Watchdog considers 'interim' status for EU financial firms in UK
  • Sat, 30 Sep 2017 11:35

Britain's regulators could grant interim permission for EU investment and trading firms to continue operating in the U.K. after the country leave...

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