China slowdown may hit energy, steel sectors in APAC: Fitch

Energy and steel may be the hardest-hit sectors in Asia-Pacific (APAC) in the event of a sharp slowdown in Chinese growth, says Fitch Ratings. 

Mumbai named among top 10 tourist destinations in APAC
Mumbai named among top 10 tourist destinations in APAC

 The country's commercial capital Mumbai is among the top ten destination cities in the Asia Pacific region in terms of attracting international visitors, says to a MasterCard index.

India ranks 4th in APAC in terms of resume fraud

As the employers in India have intensified the recruitment drive in the last quarter, the percentage of discrepancies found in the screening process has also increased year-on-year, according to a recent report.

India, China boost consumer PC sales in APAC by 8%: IDC

Lenovo retained the top spot with high sequential double-digit growth in most of the markets in the region including China and India. It had a 27.4 percent share in the reported quarter.

Google most attractive employer among Asia-Pacific graduates

Internet giant Google is the most attractive employer for graduates from the Asia-Pacific region in a list of top companies which figures no Indian firm.

Pune at 4th position in office rental growth in APAC

Pune ranked fourth in the list of top 10 cities in Asia Pacific in office rental growth, global property consultant Cushman & Wakefield said Tuesday.

Intel bets on wearable tech; to host developer's event in APAC

Announced earlier this year by CEO Brian Krzanich, the competition seeks ideas from individuals on how the wearable technology can be used to change people's lives.

Currency volatility in India brings down PC shipments in APAC

PC shipments in Asia Pacific (APAC) fell by over 11 percent to 28.1 million units in the July-September quarter this year due to currency volatilities, especially in India and Indonesia, research firm Gartner said.

Indians happiest banking customers in APAC: Study

The report contains insights from 600 bank customers spread across Australia, China, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, New Zealand and Singapore.

Put and call options to be allowed soon in M&A deals

Foreign and domestic entities may soon get larger leg-room in structuring merger and acquisition deals in the country, as the government is considering allowing put and call options in share-purchase agreements.

APAC saw 1,097 M&A deals worth $157.4 bn in 1st half of 2013

Merger and acquisition activities in the Asia-Pacific region including India stood at USD 87.6 billion in the second quarter of this year, a report says.

Not rebalancing APAC at expense of Europe: Kerry

US Secretary of State John Kerry has said the Obama Administration is committed to rebalance in the Asia Pacific region but not at the expense of America`s important relationships in Europe and the Mideast.

A-Pac's mid-size M&A volume hits record high of $117.7 bn

The Asia Pacific region has witnessed a flurry of mid-size mergers and acquisitions so far this year, with the total mid-market M&A deal volume hitting a record high of USD 117.7 billion through 440 transactions.