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Hyundai Motor Unveils Plan To Invest $52 Billion Over Six Years

Hyundai Motor Unveils Plan To Invest $52 Billion Over Six Years

Hyundai Motor plans to invest about 61.1 trillion won between 2020 and 2025, about one-third of the expenditure focused on electric and autonomous vehicles, the company said on Wednesday. The South Korean carmaker unveiled a “Strategy 2025” roadmap that envisaged annual average spending of 10 trillion won, higher than previous […]

Malaysia retail sales forecast remains gloomy

Malaysia retail sales forecast remains gloomy

Malaysian retail sales are expected to fall for the third consecutive quarter. Retail Group Malaysia, which prepares quarterly reports for the Malaysia Retailers Association, is now projecting total sales of RM107.5 billion (US$25.75 billion) for the financial year to March 31, a 3.7-per-cent growth over last year. However, early projections […]

Bamboo Airways expects profits to take off in 2020

Bamboo Airways expects profits to take off in 2020

Private budget airline Bamboo Airways says it expects profits in the first quarter next year as its fleet expands to 30 aircraft. The carrier’s deputy chairman Dang Tat Thang said at a press conference Tuesday that it was operating 20 aircraft with over 100 trips a day, but an airline […]

Viec.Co scoops Vietnam Startup 2019 title

Viec.Co scoops Vietnam Startup 2019 title

Viec.Co, a platform connecting employers and freelancers, scored the highest in a startup competition organized by VnExpress, Vietnam’s most-read online newspaper. Viec.Co surpassed other contestants in the top 5 to be named the winner of the Vietnam Startup 2019, which concluded in the final Gala on December 2 in Ho […]

Ikea India plans more up to 25 more stores

Ikea India plans more up to 25 more stores

Ikea India is preparing to launch 20–25 more locations, it emerged during a delegation of Swedish royals and businesspeople to the territory that began on Sunday. The firm currently has a store in Hyderabad, and is one of more than 200 Swedish companies operating in India. The country is Sweden’s third […]

Singapore’s Supergreek fast-casual concept opens

Singapore’s Supergreek fast-casual concept opens

Singapore’s first Greek fast-casual concept, Supergreek, has opened at Raffles City. Supergreek’s menu features a wide selection of healthy Greek dishes, including the popular Geek street food Souvlaki and homemade authentic Geek yogurt. “At Supergreek, we follow traditional Greek cuisine which is predominantly plant-based, and focused on lean meats, seafood […]