Japan Won’t Give Up Sharp Without a Fight
Noble shareholders are expected to approve the sale of 49% holding in Noble Agri to Cofco for US$750 million.
The Business Time:
Decision day for Noble Group shareholders in agri deal vote
India’s biggest airline fell 25% in 4 trading sessions through Jan. 25; the worst compared with major airlines.
The worst-case scenario for Hong Kong: a drop in market prices and heavy pressure on HK$ triggers a departure of capital, squeezing liquidity in the banking system and driving up interest rates.
F&N confirms bid for Peroni, Grolsch beer brands
Switzerland, Singapore and Luxembourg are the top three countries in talent competitiveness according to GTCI.
The Business Times:
Singapore still the best in Asia-Pac for global talent competitiveness: Insead
The Wall Street Journal:
Global Banks Push to Manage Asians’ Rising Wealth
The Times of India:
Amazon's net loss from India business widens to Rs 1,724 crore
Pressure mounts on reluctant BoJ to ease monetary policy further
A barrage of charts explaining China
Singapore's CapitalLand Mall Trust's distribution per unit rose to 11.25c compared to 10.84c in 2014.
Channel News Asia:
CapitaLand Mall Trust distributable income up 4.4% in 2015
Vietnam’s economic growth at near 7% in 2016 will make it among the fastest-growing markets in the world.
Vietnam's Economy Is an Emerging Market Standout
Modi pledges $1.5bn to buoy Indian start-ups
China targets offshore Rmb short-selling with new reserve ratio
Uber China's fund raising brought in "well over $1 billion" implying it is valued at more than $8 billion.
The yuan and the markets
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