Omicron could impact APAC’s economic recovery: Moody’s Analytics

New Delhi: Low vaccination rates against Covid-19 disease in Asia-Pacific countries, including India, could add to the existing risk to the economic recovery, according to a new analysis from Moody’s Analytics. Countries like India, Myanmar, Laos, Indonesia, Hong Kong, Thailand, the Philippines and Vietnam have so far vaccinated less than …

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Alibaba faces new crocodiles in the Yangtze

This article is an on-site version of our #techFT newsletter. Register now here to receive the complete newsletter directly to your inbox every day of the week “EBay is a shark in the ocean, but I am a crocodile in the Yangtze River. If we fight in the ocean we …

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South Korea to watch financial markets closely amid concerns over volatility caused by omicron

This photo, taken on Sunday, shows an arrival hall at Incheon International Airport, west of Seoul. Health officials began barring the entry of foreigners from eight African countries, including South Africa, on the same day to block the influx of the new variant of COVID-19 omicron. (Yonhap) South Korea will …

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Bangladesh abounds with investment opportunities

Investment opportunities have opened up in Bangladesh for its competitive salaries, strategic location, stable policies, exchange rate and political situation, infrastructure development and huge youth population, said Ahmad Kaikaus, secretary principal of the Prime Minister. In line with its aspirations for higher growth, Bangladesh has set itself a target of …

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Decoupling is the last thing on the minds of business leaders

November 27, 2021 IF YOU WANT To understand how Asia’s view of the world order has changed, consider the remarks of Lee Hsien Loong, Prime Minister of Singapore. When asked recently if China is on the rise and the United States is on the decline, he responded in a nuanced …

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Asean News Headlines at 10 p.m. on Saturday (November 27)

Malaysia: Covid-19 watch: 5,097 new cases bring the total to 2,619,577 Covid-19: most of 5,097 new cases are asymptomatic, have mild symptoms, according to DG Health Covid-19: Ministry of Health is closely monitoring WHO and other countries on Omicron variant, according to Khairy Johor MB hopes the number of people …

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Germany’s new government cites crypto in coalition deal By Cointelegraph

Germany’s new government cited crypto in its coalition agreement, arguing for a level playing field between traditional finance and “innovative business models.” Three German political parties agreed this week to a coalition deal that will see left-wing Social Democrats (SDP), Green Party and right-wing Free Democrats take the reins from …

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This Week in Bidenomics: The Gasoline Blues

If President Biden is having nightmares, he probably wakes up in the middle of the night terrified of gas prices. Rising gas prices – up 50% over the past year to about $ 3.50 a gallon – forced Biden to announce the release of 50 million barrels of oil from …

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APAC Self Storage Market 2021

DUBLIN, November 26, 2021 / PRNewswire / – The report “Asia-Pacific Self Storage Market – Growth, Trends, COVID-19 Impact, and Forecasts (2021 – 2026)” has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. Research and Markets logo The Asia-Pacific self-storage market is expected to register a CAGR of 13.12% during the forecast period …

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EHang to Release Third Quarter 2021 Unaudited Financial Results on Thursday, December 2, 2021

GUANGZHOU, China, November 26, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – EHang Holdings Limited (“EHang” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: EH), the global leader in autonomous aerial vehicle (“AAV”) technology platforms, today Hui announced that it will release its unaudited financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2021 on Thursday, December 2, …

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