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SD-WAN adoption on the rise in Asia Pacific but how well do you understand it? – Networks Asia

SD-WAN adoption on the rise in Asia Pacific but how well do you understand it? – Networks Asia

Businesses in Asia Pacific (APAC) are significantly increasing their investment in cloud-friendly networking technologies, according to the findings of a study of 300 APAC IT and networking professionals released by Barracuda Networks, the leader in cloud-enabled security and data protection solutions. Key findings: 97% of APAC organisations are either using software defined wide area networking […]

Woman set on fire in India after complaining of attempted assault – The Straits Times

Woman set on fire in India after complaining of attempted assault – The Straits Times

NEW DELHI (REUTERS) – Two men accused of trying to molest a 20-year-old woman in northern India set her on fire two days later after she lodged a complaint with police, authorities and her family said. Women in India have struggled to secure prosecution for sexual attacks in the face of widespread police indifference, rights […]

Qatar U-19 cricket team leave for Asia Division 2 Qualifiers – Gulf Times

Qatar U-19 cricket team leave for Asia Division 2 Qualifiers – Gulf Times

Qatar’s cricket team left Doha yesterday for Thailand to take part in the ICC Under-19 World Cup Asia Division 2 Qualifiers. Hussain Khan will lead the 14-member squad, while Shubh Agarwal will be his deputy. Qatar’s opening match is against Thailand on December 10.  Cricket Thailand is hosting the event at Bangkok and Ching Mai […]

How George H.W. Bush became Beijing's 'old friend' in the White House – CNN

How George H.W. Bush became Beijing's 'old friend' in the White House – CNN

In comments made during a meeting with US President Donald Trump at the G20 Summit in Argentina, Xi said that he was “greatly saddened” by the late president’s passing, describing him as “someone who made important contributions to the China-US friendship and relationship during his lifetime.” Xi expressed his sympathies for the Bush family, and […]

Asia Pacific Summit kicks off – Himalayan Times

Asia Pacific Summit kicks off – Himalayan Times

Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli delivers a speech as heads of states and governments from six countries look on during the Asia Pacific Summit-2018, at Hyatt Regency, in Kathmandu, on Saturday, December 1, 2018. Photo: Skanda Gautam/THT KATHMANDU: The ‘Asia Pacific Summit-2018’ has officially kicked off in the capital city this morning. Heads of states and […]

Pakistan supports regional economic integration in Asia – Anadolu Agency

Pakistan supports regional economic integration in Asia – Anadolu Agency

Pakistan supports regional economic integration in Asia  Anadolu Agency Intraregional, interregional connectivity key to economic prosperity, progress in region, says Pakistani senator – Anadolu Agency. Source link

Asia's rally short-lived as Fed effect fades – The Business Times

Asia's rally short-lived as Fed effect fades – The Business Times

POWERED by dovish Fed comments overnight, Asian markets kicked off Thursday with strong starts but gave up most gains later in the day as G-20 jitters took hold. Early movers in the region Sydney and Tokyo had seen healthy gains of about 0.9 per cent. Singapore stocks climbed strongly Source link

Regulatory cooperation in Southeast Asia more crucial amid advances in tech – Asia Insurance Review

Regulatory cooperation in Southeast Asia more crucial amid advances in tech – Asia Insurance Review

ASEAN insurance regulators will continue to work closely together to achieve a consistent approach in the development of a holistic insurance ecosystem in Southeast Asia – made more urgent given the demands of digitalisation and changing consumer expectations. Bank Negara Malaysia’s assistant governor Adnan Zaylani Mohamad Zahid said this at the opening of the 3rd […]

From Pivot to Stumble in Asia | by Christopher R. Hill – Project Syndicate

From Pivot to Stumble in Asia | by Christopher R. Hill – Project Syndicate

Among the Trump administration’s many foreign-policy blunders, its mismanagement of Sino-American relations will be remembered as the most consequential. At a time when Chinese trade practices and territorial ambitions must be addressed at the international level, the US is botching the job. DENVER – US President Donald Trump blew off two multilateral summits in Asia […]

Julius Baer Asia Banker Departs – finews.com

Julius Baer Asia Banker Departs – finews.com

The head of emerging Asia at Julius Baer is departing. She was also responsible for the Swiss private bank’s business with independent asset managers. By Shruti Advani, Editor-at-large, finews.asia Angela Bow, one of Julius Baer’s best-known senior bankers in Hong Kong, has resigned after just two years with the bank, sources familiar with the move […]