The creator economy, estimated to be worth more than US$100 billion worldwide, is thriving. More than 50 million people globally consider themselves creators, and much success has been attained on social media platforms from Instagram to YouTube and Do...

South China Morning Post 12 hours ago

Asia-focused private equity firm PAG is considering an initial public offering (IPO) in Hong Kong, according to people with knowledge of the matter, in what would be one of the biggest listings by a buyout firm in the region.PAG has been speaking with ...

South China Morning Post 12 hours ago

IN THE recently unveiled12th Malaysia Plan, the government is planning to carry out Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL) studies to enhance wastewater discharge standard to ensure the carrying capacity of the rivers are not overloaded. There was no timeline...

The Sun Daily 13 hours ago

KNOWING how to manage money is a lifelong skill �" one that will see children through good and bad times. But it’s a skill that should be taught from an early age. Financially responsible adults don’t just emerge like butterflies at the age of 18, the...

The Sun Daily 14 hours ago

KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 23): A total of 10,561,588 individuals or 45.1% of the adults in the country had received the Covid-19 booster dose as of...

The Edge Markets 14 hours ago

KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 23): Rumours of a hostile coup of some sort swirled when Datuk Tee Eng Ho took over the stewardship of Eastern &...

The Edge Markets 15 hours ago

KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 23): Since its establishment in the 1960s, Bangsar's enduring charm and good mix of residential developments, businesses and leisure have resulted in...

The Edge Markets 15 hours ago

Thousands of Hong Kong stockbrokers are bracing themselves for slimmed down or nonexistent bonuses to kick-start the Year of the Tiger, after a months-long market rout that savaged their firms' profits.Many of the city's 600 brokerages will be offering...

South China Morning Post 15 hours ago

NEW DELHI: Indian grocery startups are luring tech-savvy customers with the promise of deliveries within 10 minutes, sparking a boom in “quick commerce”, but heating up concerns about road safety as bike riders scramble to meet tight deadlines.Competit...

The Sun Daily 15 hours ago

WASHINGTON: The Federal Reserve (Fed) has its inflation-fighting weapons ready to fire, and when the US central bank's policy committee convenes this coming week, the focus will not be on whether they will pull the trigger but rather how many times.Wit...

The Sun Daily 16 hours ago

Hong Kong based virtual reality start-up Sandbox VR plans to expand to 40 locations around the globe, more than tripling the 12 shops it already has, in a rebound after Covid-19 pushed it into bankruptcy, company founder and CEO Steve Zhao said in an i...

South China Morning Post 17 hours ago

Come Feb 18, during Budget 2022, Singaporeans will finally learn when the planned increase in the Goods and Services Tax will take effect. Economist Terence Ho explains what this tax revenue will be used for.

Channel News Asia 19 hours ago

JOHOR BARU (Jan 22): The Johor State Legislative Assembly was dissolved on Saturday (Jan 22) to enable the government to get a fresh and strong mandate...

The Edge Markets yesterday

JOHOR BARU (Jan 22): The state Barisan Nasional (BN), especially Umno, on Saturday (Jan 22) expressed confidence that the party stands a great chance of...

The Edge Markets yesterday

(Jan 22): Bitcoin, the largest digital asset, extended its decline on Saturday (Jan 22), and has now shed more than 50% from its record high...

The Edge Markets yesterday

KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 22): Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad is in stable condition and responding well to treatment following his successful elective medical procedure on Jan...

The Edge Markets yesterday

JOHOR BARU (Jan 22): Pakatan Harapan (PH) has engaged the Malaysian United Democratic Alliance (MUDA) in discussions about a potential pact for the upcoming Johor state...

The Edge Markets yesterday

Hong Kong's property buyers turned out in droves, defying the city's worst one-day explosion of new Covid-19 cases to snap up apartments at the first new housing project to be launched in 2022.Henderson Land Development sold all 136 units on offer in t...

South China Morning Post yesterday

Beijing has told 11 internet platforms including Alibaba Group Holding and Tencent Holdings to better protect gig workers' rights as the government continues its scrutiny of Big Tech firms in an area that has become a flashpoint in recent years.At a me...

South China Morning Post yesterday

For bitcoin, there's only been one constant recently: decline after decline after decline. And the superlatives have piled up really quickly.With the Federal Reserve intending to withdraw stimulus from the market, riskier assets the world over have suf...

South China Morning Post yesterday

Chinese players of a video game based on the Harry Potter series of books by J.K. Rowling have staged an online revolt against NetEase, with their complaints about unfair game terms forcing the developer to apologise NetEase, China's second-biggest ga...

South China Morning Post yesterday

A lacklustre market debut for the first two blank-cheque companies to list in Singapore is raising some questions whether the excitement seen for such vehicles in the US early last year will prevail in Asia.Vertex Technology Acquisition, sponsored by a...

South China Morning Post yesterday

Nick Lau, a 23-year-old Hongkonger, grew up finding himself on the periphery of his immediate social circles � at Harrow, a traditional English boarding school, he took photography classes and started a skatewear brand; at New York-based Parsons School...

South China Morning Post yesterday

KUALA LUMPUR: The crude palm oil (CPO) futures contract on Bursa Malaysia Derivatives is likely to experience a technical correction next week following the higher price movement this week, said Singapore-based Palm Oil Analytics owner and co-founder D...

The Star yesterday

As the world's governments and corporations face up to sustainability risks amid extreme weather patterns under the Earth's changing climate, regulators are inching towards creating a common standard out of an alphabet soup of regulations.The world has...

South China Morning Post yesterday