Asia Pacific News

Paris unrest impacts on Richemont sales

Richemont experienced a 10percent increase in sales during the quarter in the Asia Pacific, reflecting a double-digit sales growth in mainland China and good increases in other main markets.

IOL , South Africa Jan 14, 2019

Richemont says third quarter sales up 25 percent

A 10 percent increase in sales in the Asia Pacific reflected double-digit sales growth in mainland China and good increases in other main markets.

IOL , South Africa Jan 11, 2019

Adapt IT Group is looking at Wisenet for possible acquisition

Wisenet chief executive and co-founder Ben Hamilton will lead the business development efforts of Adapt IT in the Asia Pacific (Apac) region, including other Adapt IT products not currently sold in the Apac region.

IOL , South Africa Jan 10, 2019

Nairobi ranked sixth most commercially active city in the world

ADVERTISEMENT Nairobi is the only city outside of Asia Pacific as this year’s ranking finds the fastest urban growth continuing to shift away from the West to the East.

Capital News , Kenya Jan 9, 2019

‘Higher education should reassert universal values’

These platforms include UNESCO’s five Regional Conventions on the Recognition of Higher Education Qualifications, for the Africa region, the Arab States, the Asia Pacific, Europe and North America, and for Latin America and the Caribbean.

Punch , Nigeria Jan 7, 2019

Kenya luxury hotels win international honours

The awards are split into regions covering Asia Pacific, Arabia and Africa, the Americas, the Caribbean, Europe and UK.

Daily Nation , Kenya Jan 7, 2019

Kenya luxury hotels win international honours

The awards are split into regions covering Asia Pacific, Arabia and Africa, the Americas, the Caribbean, Europe and UK.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Jan 7, 2019

Huawei launches server chipset as China pushes to cut reliance on imports

Huawei was seeing “good momentum for the server business in Europe and Asia Pacific” and expects the contribution from its international business to continue to rise, Qiu added.

IOL , South Africa Jan 7, 2019

Nairobi ranked 6th among world's most dynamic cities

Asia Pacific is home to 19 of the top 20 cities in this year’s index, and overall, Indian and Chinese cities dominate the rankings, accounting for three-quarters of the top 20.

The Star , Kenya Jan 4, 2019

Why the rand has been hit by ‘flash crashes’

Thursday’s volatility isn’t isolated and investors should brace for more swings, said Tuan Huynh, chief investment officer, Asia Pacific, at Deutsche Bank Wealth Management in Singapore.

Business Tech , South Africa Jan 2, 2019