GIA LAI ELECTRICITY JSC LAUNCHES VIETNAM’S FIRST GREEN FINANCE FRAMEWORK

Gia Lai Electricity Joint Stock Company (GEC), a leading renewable energy company in Vietnam, achieved a…

GREEN BONDS ON COURSE FOR $1 TRILLION IN 2024:

Strong Demand for Best Practice and Standards The first quarter of 2024 was the most prolific…

MALAYSIAN CARBON EXCHANGE TO AUCTION 1ST CARBON CREDIT 

Malaysia’s voluntary carbon market exchange will host an auction of its first Malaysian carbon credits on…

HIN LEONG FOUNDER IN SINGAPORE GULTY OF US$111M FORGERY

OK Lim was still the “big boss” of oil trader Hin Leong and had instructed employees…

ASIA’S FIRST SPOT BITCOIN/ETHER TRADING IN HK

Hong Kong on Tuesday (Apr 30) launched trading of Asia’s first spot bitcoin and ether exchange-traded…

JPY HITS 34-YEAR LOW, AS EQUITY MARKET SOARS

The dollar climbed on Wednesday (Mar 27) in the wake of more strong US economic data,…

RMB SET TO DEPRECIATE FURTHER

SINGAPORE: China’s yuan is sliding and market participants suspect authorities are deliberately but slowly engineering a…

BDO’s PIONEERING BLUE BONDS TO HELP PH WATER CRISIS

$100 Million Investment by IFC funds water and wastewater management projects BDO Unibank Inc. (BDO)’s $100…

86% OF SUSTAINABILITY-LINKED BONDS NOT ALIGNED WITH BEST PRACTICE

Steep rise in climate ambition since methodology released in 2023. Climate Bonds, supported by the Singapore…

EASING POLICY BY MAS MIGHT END SGD OUTPERFORMANCE

By David Finnerty The Singapore dollar’s two-year streak as the top-performing Asian currency is seen ending…