Asia Stocks Rise As China Factories See Steady Growth, Sterling Soft

Asia Stocks Rise As China Factories See Steady Growth, Sterling Soft

Hong Kong: Asian stocks climbed on Wednesday, capping a fifth consecutive month of gains, as data showed China’s factory activity grew at a steady clip this month, bucking expectations of a slowdown. MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan rose 0.2 percent on Wednesday, with Chinese stocks leading the region higher as investors returned from a long holiday break. […]

Softbank Inducts India-Born Rajeev Misra Into Board

Softbank Inducts India-Born Rajeev Misra Into Board

New Delhi: Japanese conglomerate Softbank today announced induction of India-born Rajeev Misra on its board of directors. The list of new board members includes Misra who is currently serving as chief executive officer of SoftBank Investment Advisers, the firm that will advise $100 billion SoftBank Vision Fund that will make investment in technology firms. However, the election of Misra is […]