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China's Top Property Tycoons See Fortunes Drop $30 Billion With Even More Losses Expected

1 day ago   |   Forbes

The wealth wipeout felt by the likes of Hui Ka Yan, Yang Huiyan and Sun Hongbin is indicative that the heydays of double-digit growth in sales and profits for Chinese real...
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Singapore HR Software Startup Achieves Unicorn Status With $72 Million Funding

1 day ago   |   Forbes

The funding round was led by Menlo Park-based TCV. Other investors include JG Digital Equity Ventures, the investment arm of Filipino billionaire Lance Gokongwei's Gokongwei...
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South Korea's GDP growth hits 11-year high as exports boom

1 day ago   |   Al Jazeera

Bank of Korea data shows Asia's fourth-largest economy expanded 4 percent in 2021 despite the pandemic.
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China's Vaping Queen Sees Fortune Plunge 65% After Chinese Government Probe

1 day ago   |   Forbes

Chinese e-cigarette billionaire Chu Lam Yiu is under investigation from Chinese authorities, causing shares of her company, Huabao International, to fall by over 65% on Monday.
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Tesla Lithium Supplier Ganfeng Says Profit Soared As Much As 437% In 2021

1 day ago   |   Forbes

Business was helped by growing EV market
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As India and China Compete, Smaller States Are Cashing In

As India and China Compete, Smaller States Are Cashing In

1 day ago   |   Foreign Policy

The Maldives and Sri Lanka show how they can bargain with bigger powers to their advantage.
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Heavy snowfall in Turkey forces Istanbul Airport to shut

1 day ago   |   Al Jazeera

The closure of Europe's busiest airport grounds flights stretching from the Middle East and Africa to Europe and Asia.
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Hung-Leng Chang signing furthers another crucial effort for Pirates

Hung-Leng Chang signing furthers another crucial effort for Pirates

1 day ago   |   Post Gazette

Taiwanese pitcher Hung-Leng Chang represents the Pirates' latest efforts to extract more young talent out of Asia.
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Malaysian B2B Marketplace Startup Raises $7 Million To Help Digitalize Businesses

1 day ago   |   Forbes

Dropee, a B2B e-commerce marketplace based in Malaysia, raised $7 million in Series A funding led by returning investor Vynn Capital.
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China Risks Going To Economic Hero To ‘Zero' In 2022

2 days ago   |   Forbes

Far from being a growth engine in 2022, China is setting itself up as the top risk to global economic stability.
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