The Yangon Stock Exchange, Myanmar’s first modern bourse, will begin accepting listing applications in September and open in early December.
The Securities and Exchange Commission has asked the Philippine Stock Exchange to explain trading outages that halted all floor trading three times over a span of seven days in August.
Pioneering bank in Nepal to join The KYC Registry allowing the proactive sharing of information with correspondent banks.
OJK warns banking industry of increase in capital if financial health at risk due to devaluation of rupiah.
Taiwan’s government gives green light to use NT$500 billion fund to stabilise stock market.
The Asian Development Bank Institute has published a working paper attributing the growth of the Philippine microfinance sector to conducive government policies which promote private sector innovation and enable a market-based financial ecosystem.
Myanmar has published the listing criteria for the Yangon Stock Exchange (YSX), which is due to open later this year to replace the existing Myanmar Securities Exchange Centre.
Vietnam’s State Securities Commission has issued a circular to guide the implementation of a new law raising the foreign ownership limit (FOL) in public companies to 100 percent.
Government officials have ordered the State Bank of Pakistan to stop commercial banks from misusing the term ‘politically exposed persons’ (PEPs) to deny financial services to citizens.
Officials at the State Bank of Vietnam have dismissed rumours that the chairman of top lender Eximbank had been arrested.