North Asia

JD.com looks to rival Alibaba’s physical presence

Leading online retailer pays $190 million for a 46% stake in China’s third-largest electronics retailer as it aims to strengthen its physical network in its battle with its bigger rival.
April 18, 2019

Belt and Road 2018: Egypt coal power

FinanceAsia examines what China’s Belt and Road initiative has actually brought to the world last year. This is the fourth of our 10-part series.
April 17, 2019

Belt and Road 2018: Egypt oil and gas

FinanceAsia examines what China’s Belt and Road initiative has actually brought to the world last year. This is the third of our 10-part series.
April 17, 2019

Belt and Road 2018: Egypt petrochemicals

FinanceAsia examines what China’s Belt and Road initiative has actually brought to the world last year. This is the second of our 10-part series.
April 16, 2019

Shanghai Electric ups Chinese EV bet

Enovate used to be a low-end EV maker but has now secured fresh Series A funding for a full brand overhaul as competition in the market heats up.
April 15, 2019

Hyundai Oilbank IPO still on course after stake sale

The owner of South Korea’s fourth-largest oil refinery will still pursue the highly anticipated initial public offering of its business after selling a 17% stake to Saudi Arabia’s state oil company.
April 15, 2019