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Want to hire the right people? Aqayo will give $10M in free software…

Want to hire the right people? Aqayo will give $10M in free software…

05-Jan-2013 Intellasia | AFP | 4:00 AM

Cloud-based HR services provider Aqayo is offering $10M in software and services for Asian startups to hire better people. Whether you’re running a big company or a [...]
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Tokyo’s Aso, Thein Sein hold Burma economic talks

Tokyo’s Aso, Thein Sein hold Burma economic talks

04-Jan-2013 Intellasia | Japan Times | 9:50 AM

Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Taro Aso told Myanmar President Thein Sein on Thursday that Tokyo will provide ¥50 billion in fresh low-interest loans by March [...]
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Asia Roundup: Markets extend huge gains

04-Jan-2013 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 8:37 AM

Asian markets mostly rose yesterday Thursday January 03, 2013 extending the previous day’s huge gains after US lawmakers agreed a deal to avert the fiscal cliff, but [...]
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euro zone factory slump deepens but US, Asia perk up

euro zone factory slump deepens but US, Asia perk up

04-Jan-2013 Intellasia | AFP | 4:00 AM

Manufacturing in the United States and China grew in December, suggesting the global economy was on course for moderate growth this year, even as the euro zone looked set to [...]
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Europe, Asia banks join US in swap dealer line-up

04-Jan-2013 Intellasia | Reuters | 4:00 AM

Asian and European banks registered as US swap dealers this week, joining Wall Street rivals in complying with new rules that aim to shed light on the opaque $650 trillion [...]
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Asia’s factories show signs of revival, but exports sluggish

04-Jan-2013 Intellasia | Reuters | 4:00 AM

Manufacturing activity in Asia expanded in December as China’s economy showed signs of revival but export demand was uneven, pointing to further sluggish growth for the [...]
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Google’s new Asia data centers to up speed of services

04-Jan-2013 Intellasia | Znet | 4:00 AM

With Google’s new data centers in Asia scheduled to go operational this year, users in the region such as India can enjoy the Internet giant’s services, including [...]
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Asia Roundup: Higher on US fiscal cliff deal

03-Jan-2013 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 8:50 AM

Asian markets rose sharply yesterday Wednesday January 3rd, 2013 after the US Congress backed a deal to avert a “fiscal cliff” of drastic tax rises and spending [...]
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Candidates from nine countries vie to head WTO

Candidates from nine countries vie to head WTO

03-Jan-2013 Intellasia | AFP | 5:00 AM

Nine countries have presented candidates to succeed Pascal Lamy as head of the World Trade Organisation ahead of the deadline Monday. The last candidate was Roberto Azevedo, [...]
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Mergers, acquisitions to support Asian loan volume

03-Jan-2013 Intellasia | Nation | 5:00 AM

Continued strong mergers and acquisitions could push lending to new highs this year in major markets including Hong Kong and Singapore, according to Thomson Reuters. John [...]
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Asian corporates slow to adopt mobile banking despite consumer success

02-Jan-2013 Intellasia | The Asset | 8:20 AM

The use of mobile phones to access account information has been gaining some level of popularity among retail consumers. Yet, despite the plausibility of scenarios drawn up [...]
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SE Asia’s biggest stories of 2012

02-Jan-2013 Intellasia | Wall Street Journal | 8:20 AM

Over the past year, the varied region shared one common theme – relative political and economic stability, as Southeast Asia continues to establish itself as one of the [...]
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Asia Roundup: Unfazed by US cliff

29-Dec-2012 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 9:51 AM

Asian shares rose yesterday Friday December 28 on hopes of a last-minute deal to avert the US fiscal cliff, despite warnings from a leading Democrat that an agreement is [...]
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Asia Roundup: Tokyo in limelight

28-Dec-2012 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 8:26 AM

Asian shares rose yesterday Thursday December 27 2012, with Tokyo scaling a 21-month high thanks to a weaker yen, but pessimism lingered over the prospects of a US [...]
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Sumitomo Mitsui Financial eyes expansion in Asia

28-Dec-2012 Intellasia | Japantimes | 5:00 AM

Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group Inc. will enhance its operation in Asia in cooperation mainly with nonbank affiliates, President Koichi Miyata said. He also said the group [...]
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