Taipei Times – World Business Quick Take

OFFICE SHARING Neumann sues Softbank WeWork cofounder Adam Neumann sued Softbank Group Corp, its biggest investor, over the Japanese company’s decision to scuttle a US$3 billion deal to buy stock from employees and other shareholders, which was part of an effort to bail out the struggling workplace provider. Neumann, who was set to reap the […]

Supply chains have been upended. Here’s how to make them more resilient

Supply chain visibility is crucial to understanding the impact of disruption. Digitizing records will make supply chains more resilient to future shocks. Blockchain will help ensure data privacy for suppliers. In the wake of supply chain disruptions due to coronavirus, several experts have reiterated the need to obtain more visibility across the chain. Companies who […]

Global stock markets surge after weeks of losses

There was further financial turbulence on Tuesday when stock markets around the world climbed sharply higher, as investors grappled with the economic impact of the coronavirus. In the US, the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 11.4% – its biggest daily gain since 1933. The S&P 500 and London’s FTSE 100 enjoyed their best days since […]

Coronavirus: A visual guide to the economic impact

By Lora Jones, David Brown & Daniele Palumbo, BBC News The coronavirus outbreak, which originated in China, has infected more than 200,000 people. Its spread has left businesses around the world counting costs. Here is a selection of maps and charts to help you understand the economic impact of the virus so far. Global shares take […]

The Global Business Complexity Index 2019

In the Global Business Complexity Index, Hong Kong was ranked considerably higher than a number of attractive markets in the region like Taiwan, Singapore, India, Vietnam, Malaysia, Philippines, Mainland China and Indonesia. Download Full Report Here   This article was presented to you by TMF Group.