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Launching Meitu's IPO in Hong Kong on Friday were (left to right) Chief Financial Officer Gary Ngan King Leung, founder Cai Wensheng and Chief Executive Wu Xinhong. (Photo by Joyce Ho)

Chinese startup Meitu to be largest Hong Kong tech IPO since Alibaba.com

Selfie app company to use funds for overseas expansion, e-commerce platform

  • NHK likely to name former Mitsubishi CFO next president

    Japan broadcaster faces a slew of issues from rate cuts to governance reforms

  • Ride-hailing app Grab forges partnership with Tokyo Century

    The new car-leasing and rental options could help increase fleet

  • Philippine business bankrolls Duterte's anti-drug crusade

    'The Punisher' unveils a softer side to his ferocious war on illegal substances

  • Singapore fines Standard Chartered in ongoing 1MDB fraud probe

    Coutts, others included in wide-ranging crackdown as authorities tighten up banking rules

  • Philippine Airlines parent consolidates carriers to woo investors

    Joining of airlines owned by Lucio Tan aimed at expanding the business

  • 'I don't want to die at the office' -- Alibaba's Ma looks to retirement

    Founder of Chinese e-commerce group underlines his plans to move on

  • Japan's FamilyMart eyes 1,000 Malaysian stores by 2025

    Partnering with local group QL Resources to capture urban market

  • Hong Kong shares wipe out week's gains as U.S. yields rise

  • Cash-rich Mabuchi has 'Trump proof' plan

    Japanese motor company opening Mexico plant now, but says US could follow

  • Would 'no work email after 10' help Japan cut overtime?

    Business leaders urged to take action after Dentsu worker's suicide

  • SK Holdings submits initial bid for Daesung Industrial Gases

  • Note 7 debacle, Hanjin collapse push Korean growth southward

    Further headwinds likely in fourth quarter as Park impeachment vote looms

  • Indonesia's Adaro scores 20-year coal-supply deal in Thailand

    Miner is hungry for long-term contracts as eco-concerns cloud the fuel's future

  • Asian executives mull future with Trump

    Regional leaders try to see positive side of next US presidency

  • Heineken Vietnam poised for major expansion using old Carlsberg brewery

    Country's largest foreign brewer also bidding quietly for shares in a top local rival

  • Hon Hai to pump more cash into Japan LCD venture with Sharp

    Taiwanese owner to help struggling Sakai Display with development costs

  • Hitachi investing heavily in Australia

    High-tech businesses to serve as springboard for global expansion

  • Japan's DeNA shuts 8 more sites over editing scandal

    Lust for clickbait causes trouble on the content farm

  • Shiseido unveils new products for Chinese market

    Japanese cosmetics maker seeking to rejuvenate sagging business