Swatchbox unveils new online Sample Platform for Architects and Designers

Swatchbox, the premier sample fulfillment platform for architects and designers, today announced its official launch in the UK. Using proprietary technology built by a team of architects and designers, Swatchbox addresses a common challenge faced by building professionals around the country: sourcing material samples from product manufacturers. The platform serves as an intermediary that stores […]

OCBC Bank to invest more than SGD 25 million to reduce its global carbon footprint

OCBC Bank will invest more than SGD 25 million in decarbonisation efforts in Singapore, Malaysia and Greater China. The investments will be used to deploy energy-efficient technology to reduce its carbon emissions, and solar energy systems that will increase renewables in its energy mix for powering operations. The investments will reduce approximately 10,000 tonnes of […]

NFP acquires Simon Shirley Advisors to scale up in the Irish market

NFP, a leading property and casualty broker, benefits consultant, wealth manager and retirement advisor, recently acquired financial advisory firm, Simon Shirley Advisors Limited (SSA). The transaction closed effective May 1, 2022. Based in Dublin, SSA is a boutique financial advisor firm, led by founder and CEO Simon Shirley. It advises domestic companies and multinational businesses on all aspects […]

Stellantis and Samsung to invest USD 2.3 billion in the US for EV battery plant

Stellantis N.V. and Samsung SDI today announced that they have executed binding, definitive agreements to establish an electric vehicle battery manufacturing facility in Kokomo, Indiana, U.S. Targeted to start in 2025, the plant aims to have an initial annual production capacity of 23 gigawatt hours (GWh), with an aim to increase to 33 GWh in […]

ADS-TEC Energy introduces ChargePost for ultra-fast EV charging

ADS-TEC Energy plc, a global leader in battery-buffered, ultra-fast charging technology, recently confirmed it is extending its battery-buffered, ultra-fast EV charging portfolio in Europe, despite global supply chain and other market challenges, with the addition of ChargePost later this year. Unlike the currently-available, battery-buffered ChargeBox, which consists of a separate battery-booster module and two charging […]

DL Holding Acquires 45% equity in DL Family Office and 100% in Emerald Wealth Management

DL Holding Group Co., Ltd. (1709. HK) recently announced an investment of USD 8 million (HKD 63 million) to acquire 45% equity of its affiliated company DL Family Office (HK) Limited and 100% equity of Emerald Wealth Management Limited for USD 2 million (HKD 15.5 million) both in cash, totaling USD 10 million (HKD 78.5 million). DL Holding reported a rapid growth in […]

ComfortDelGro Driving Centre to offer electric vehicle training

Environmentally-conscious learner drivers at ComfortDelGro Driving Centre will be able to opt for an electric vehicle (EV) for their Class 3A Licence Course. The Centre is adding five electric cars into its training vehicle fleet on 1 June, with a view to growing the electric car training fleet to 100 by 2030. This means more […]