Alipay Ant Forest casts user option to aid coastal ecosystem restoration
Alipay Ant Forest, an Alipay app initiative encourageing users to make low-carbon lifestyle choices, launched an option for users to contribute to the restoration of coastal ecosystems.
Recover™ gets $100m minority equity investment from Goldman Sachs
Recover™, a materials science firm and producer of sustainable, premium recycled cotton fiber and cotton fiber blends, announced that it has closed a $100m minority equity capital investment by the Sustainable Investing business within Goldman Sachs Asset Management. Goldman Sachs is investing alongside majority shareholder STORY3 Capital Partners.
Andersen Global closes collaboration agreements in Finland and Denmark
Andersen Global continues its expansion in the Nordic market through agreements with Denmark-based law firm Bachmann/Partners, and Finland-based law firm I&O Partners. Building on the capabilities of Hellström Law and Unum in Sweden, and Braekhus in Norway, these additions bolster the firm’s comprehensive tax and legal coverage to the region.
Evoqua Water Technologies opens manufacturing facility in Singapore
Evoqua Water Technologies, a water treatment solutions firm, celebrated the opening of its new manufacturing facility in Singapore, furthering the company's investment in Asia-Pacific (APAC) as demand continues to grow for innovative water treatment solutions in the region.
Alipay+ and ComfortDelGro agree deal to boost Singapore tourism
ComfortDelGro Taxi and Alipay+ announced a deal that enables mobile payments from Malaysia and South Korea, namely the Touch ‘n Go eWallet and Kakao Pay, to be accepted as cashless payment in all its Comfort and CityCab taxis. Users of these mobile wallets can pay for the cab fare simply through the wallet apps without the need to exchange currency.
XL Axiata picks Juniper Networks to accelerate the rollout of 5G services
Juniper Networks, a player in secure, AI-driven networks, announced that XL Axiata, a mobile telecommunications firms in Indonesia, will implement Juniper’s Segment Routing over...
DHgate forays into social commerce, unveils new one-stop SaaS platform
DHgate, a cross-border e-commerce marketplace in China, has announced the repositioning of MyyShop as a one-stop social commerce SaaS platform. In response to the boom in Generation Z consumer trends and changing use cases for decentralized online shopping, MyyShop enables global merchants by significantly lowering the barrier of cross-border e-commerce business operations through a comprehensive suite of digital solutions.
Oaktree acquires renown electronic table games supplier Interblock
INTERBLOCK d.d. (Interblock), a developer and supplier of luxury fully and semi-automated electronic table games (ETG) globally, has announced that it has been acquired by funds managed by Oaktree Capital Management, L.P. (Oaktree). The organisation is well known worldwide for its multi-player gaming devices that continually set industry standards and provide the ultimate in luxury interactive entertainment experiences for players.
Ares appoints Henry Lee to head its wealth management solutions
Ares Management Corporation (Ares) announced that Henry Lee has joined Ares Wealth Management Solutions (AWMS) to lead its efforts as part of the Firm’s commitment to build out dedicated wealth management teams to cater to the growing region's retail opportunity.
Netcracker to aid Globe Telecom consolidate operational excellence
Netcracker Technology announced that Globe Telecom, a mobile operator in the Philippines, has chosen Netcracker Managed Services to upgrade its support services. Globe Telecom provides mobile, fixed-line and broadband networks to more than 80 million customers.