Higlobe partners with Triple-A to provide payment solution

Higlobe Partners With Triple-A to Deliver Near Instant, Free Transfers From the US to Filipino Remote Workers

Higlobe, a payment solution for global businesses and remote professionals, today announced a partnership with Triple-A, the digital currency payment institution, aimed at transforming the landscape for remote workers in the Philippines by providing instant, free payment transfers from the United States. Driven by the demand for new payment rails that cater to the evolving […]

Kenneth W. McDuffie joins U.S. Sugar as President & CEO

Kenneth W. McDuffie, President & CEO of U.S. Sugar

U.S. Sugar recently announced its Executive Vice President Kenneth W. McDuffie has assumed the role of President and Chief Executive Officer, succeeding Robert H. Buker, Jr. McDuffie has more than 30 years of experience in agriculture leadership roles involving agricultural operations, precision agriculture technology, research, business strategy and finance. “Given Ken’s decades of experience leading efforts to modernize U.S. […]

NETA Auto signs MOU with HKSTP

NETA Auto signs MOU with HKSTP, establishing international headquarters in Hong Kong

NETA Auto and the Hong Kong Science & Technology Parks Corporation (HKSTP) held a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) signing ceremony on August 31 in Hong Kong, where Evonne Ching (Chief Investment Officer of NETA Auto), and Albert WONG Hak-keung (CEO of HKSTP), signed an MOU. Sun Dong (HK’s Secretary for Innovation, Technology and Industry), Lillian Cheong Man-lei (Under Secretary for Innovation, Technology and […]

BlackRock Inc. to fully acquire Kreos Capital


BlackRock Inc. and Kreos Capital today announced a definitive agreement under which BlackRock will acquire full control of Kreos, a leading provider of growth and venture debt financing to companies in the technology and healthcare industries. The acquisition of Kreos adds to BlackRock’s position as a leading global credit asset manager and advances its ambitions […]

HKTDC T-box programme launches new stream

Ms Winsome Chan, Head of Marketing and Customer Service, HKTDC, Mr Simon Ng, Chief Executive Officer, Business Environment Council, Dr Patrick Lau, Deputy Executive Director, HKTDC and Ms Michelle Mak, Head of ESG and Enterprise Learning, Dun & Bradstreet (HK) Ltd [L-R]

The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) will add a support stream to its Transformation Sandbox (T-box) programme to help Hong Kong companies integrate environmental, social and governance (ESG) initiatives into business. The new stream is expected to organise 100 free consultation meetings and serve 500 small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) in its first […]

AccuWeather partners with The Trade Desk to provide data for relevant digital advertising

Mark D'Andrea, Chief Revenue Officer, AccuWeather

AccuWeather, a global media publisher and provider of weather forecasts and warnings in the world, today announced a first-of-its-kind partnership with one of the global advertising technology leader, The Trade Desk. Marketers and media buyers can now leverage the AccuWeather Data Suite, directly in The Trade Desk platform. The Trade Desk is the first DSP to gain […]

Consumer Edge secures USD 60 mln in its first funding

Consumer Edge, a data insights and analytics company focused on the global consumer, announced the close of over USD 60 million in equity financing from funds managed by CoVenture, an asset management firm investing across the capital stack of tech-enabled companies. The funding provides Consumer Edge with additional capital to accelerate organic growth and continue executing on […]

Observability: Collecting data, Delivering insights, Driving productivity

The recent aircraft crash in China again brought to the fore the importance of black box data for flight monitoring and, in this case, crash analysis. Black Box or ‘Flight Data Recorder’ compiles data from all the sensors and other types of equipment on board to help the ground crew and the on-flight crew to […]