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PositiveEnergy.Community to leverage IoT and Blockchain Tokenisation to Share Renewable Energy within the Community

PositiveEnergy.Community, an early stage venture incubated at the Future Economy Studio of Singapore, today unveiled its plan of launching their Social Platform for Renewable Energy Accumulation & Distribution [SPREAD] to offer unprecedented customer empowerment and remove barriers to individual participation in the renewable energy market leveraging the nexus between clean-tech and deep-tech such as IoT and Blockchain. The announcement was done at the TechXLR8 Asia (IoT World Asia 2017) at Marina Bay Sands.

Solidiance opens a new office in San Diego, California

Solidiance has officially opened a new office in San Diego, California, to accommodate our growth plans and further leverage clients in the United States. In addition to the existing 12 offices across Asia and one in Germany, the new office will be the first one in the United States.



Siemens and Alstom join forces to create a European Champion in Mobility

  • Signed Memorandum of Understanding grants exclusivity to combine mobility businesses in a merger of equals
  • Listing in France and group headquarters in Paris area; led by Alstom CEO with 50 percent shares of the new entity owned by Siemens
  • Business headquarter for Mobility Solutions in Germany and for Rolling Stock in France

SystemX establishes itself in Singapore and Lyon

In line with its 2020 strategic plan to expand its R&D capability in France and internationally, the Institute for Technological Research (IRT) SystemX plans to forge new public-private partnerships with a view to working on new use cases in these two centres of innovation. François-Xavier Lannuzel heads up the Singapore office while The Lyon facility is led by Lionel Scremin.


Philippines’ M&A activities continue to grow

M&A has always been the main path for companies aiming to achieve high growth levels. These activities increased in the past few years in Asia. Asian companies conducted a record number of mergers and acquisitions in 2016, with the trend continuing in 2017. However, deal volume and characteristics in the key Asian economies are showing mixed results, with high volatility and numerous opportunities in the market.