Search


You have searched for "Asia Pacific"

Showing 1-10 of 10000

Sort by: Newest | Oldest | Relevance


Asian employers turn to wage freeze

Employers in Asia are increasingly turning to wage freezes in 2003 with salary hike prospects clouded by a shaky global economic rebound and the threat of a US war with Iraq, according to a survey report published yesterday.

Citibank buys 5% of Pudong Bank

Citibank, a unit of US financial titan Citigroup Inc, will pay about 600 million yuan (US$72mil) for a 5% stake in Shanghai Pudong Development Bank in its first strategic partnership in the potentially huge China market.

DDB aims for top three in region

DDB International president (Asia-Pacific) Michael Bray is generous in his praise of DDB Worldwide's Malaysian operations, Naga DDB.

RM1mil for work on anti-porn software

The Asia Pacific Institute of Information Technology (APIIT) was recently awarded a research grant amounting to about RM1mil from the Multimedia Grant Scheme (MGS) for its proposed product #8220;Fileshield#8221;.

Entertainment dreams ride high

Long regarded as bourgeois entertainment for capitalist exploiters, theme parks these days are held in greater esteem.

How sustainable is our recovery?

Going into 2003, Malaysia economic recovery is expected to be sustainable in spite of a slowing US economy. We see real GDP sustaining at 4.3% in 2003 (2002e: 4.0%).

Xian Leng hopes to net main board listing

DEVELOPING a hobby into a lucrative business and having that company listed on the second board of the KLSE is a feat. What's interesting is that the venture involved ornamental fish breeding, unlike the more popular technology or manufacturing-related businesses of companies seeking listing on the KLSE.

Close shave for vessels daily

B>SINGAPORE:/BLike a slip road going into a major expressway, the waters where a major naval disaster took place on Friday night were always crowded with ships.

Karamjit and Allen can vie for Sportsman Award

Malaysian rally ace Karamjit Singh and co-driver Allen Oh are in line for honours in the 2002 National Sports Awards, which will be presented in April.

Ambitious Meritus in search of fresh talent

Irish racing outfit, Meritus, led by motorsport veteran Peter Thompson, has launched an all-out campaign to secure top talent to continue the team#8217;s proven track record in Asian motorsports with an expanded 2003 programme.