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ASEAN COMPANIES MUST BE MORE TRANSPARENT ON TRANSITION PLANS

Study of 10 companies’ climate planning finds varying levels of ambition and fragmented reporting, but Climate…

YTL POWER SECURES ISLAMIC TERM FINANCING FOR GREEN PROJECT

Malayan Banking Bhd (Maybank) and OCBC Bank (Malaysia) Bhd are the joint mandated lead arrangers for…

J.P. MORGAN BULLISH ON THAI EQUITIES

Global financial services firm J.P. Morgan has upgraded its rating for Thailand’s stock markets to overweight…

RINGGIT RISE AGAINST USD ON MILD PROFIT TAKING

The ringgit ended lower against the US dollar on Tuesday amid mild profit-taking in Asian currency markets…

PHILIPPINES 2022 GDP LIKELY GREW FASTER THAN 6.5-7.5%

The Philippine economy likely expanded much faster than the government’s target of 6.5% to 7.5% last…

ARE CENTRAL BANKS RATES ABOUT TO PEAK?

Southeast Asian central banks look like they are close to done fighting inflation using interest rates,…

BANGCHAK ACQUIRES EXXONMOBILE STAKE IN ESSO FOR US$603M

Bangchak says purchase of controlling stake in Esso Thailand to be completed in second half of…

RISING COMMODITY PRICES TO SUPPORT RINGGIT IN 2023: STANDARD CHARTERED

Standard Chartered Bank expects continuing support for the ringgit from high commodity prices and the local…

TOP 5 FUNDS TO WATCH OUT FOR 2023: INDONESIA

Excellence across asset class Each year brings new challenges and 2022 was no exception. Investors in…

MYR ENDS HIGHER: IMPROVED RISK APPETITE

The ringgit closed higher versus the US dollar on the second trading day of 2023, as…