Quadria secures IFC investment for second Asia healthcare fund

Impact Alpha

ImpactAlpha, August 28 – Five years after closing its first, $300 million healthcare fund, Singapore-based Quadria Capital is looking to raise up to $500 million for a second fund targeting growth-stage healthcare firms in Asia expanding access and filling service gaps.

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Aavishkaar scores $37 million for expansion in Asia and Africa

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ImpactAlpha, September 26 – India-based impact investor Aavishkaar has more than $1 billion in assets under management and three open funds in India, Southeast Asia and Africa. paywall Africa Smarter Money Industry News Asia Dealflow India

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Asia-Pacific is the next frontier for blended finance

Impact Alpha

23 – The Asia-Pacific region has seen enormous economic growth in the last few decades, which has lifted hundreds of millions out of extreme poverty. The work is The post Asia-Pacific is the next frontier for blended finance appeared first on ImpactAlpha. ImpactAlpha, Jan.

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Tesla Has Great Potential In Asia Beyond China

CleanTechnica

Everybody knows China is a huge opportunity since it is both the largest auto market in the world and it seems to get pretty good support from the government, which seems to be trying to address the air pollution issue in the country, but I wanted to look at the size of all the rest of Asia.

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MOVE Asia 2020

Eco-Business

The world's most important event is coming to Asia! We are bringing together thousands of Asia's mobility stakeholders across all modes and disciplines: to dialogue, to create insight and to promote collaboration

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Renewable Energy Markets Asia

Eco-Business

The inaugural Renewable Energy Markets (REM) Asia conference is a unique all-day conference that will bring together leading industry players throughout the global renewable energy markets to meet, network, learn, and plan for the future of the Asia Pacific region

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Electric Vehicles Asia 2020

Eco-Business

Powering the Next Wave of Electric Vehicles in Asia

How Gender Inclusiveness Will Change China’s Renewable Energy Future

CleanTechnica

Clean Power Interviews China gender gender equality UNISUN Energy Group WiRA women Women in Renewables Asia Yisha HeAn interview with Yisha He, Chairwoman of UNISUN Energy Group.

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Japan – Asia’s Biggest Energy Market Opportunity in 2019?

CleanTech Group

Asia Energy Efficiency Energy Storage Geographical Insights Energy Transformation Japan's Energy LandscapeOne of the largest economies in the world and the fourth largest consumer of electricity, Japan has long been a recognized leader in energy technology development. The 2011 earthquake and the subsequent Fukushima nuclear accident triggered a major overhaul of the energy market in Japan. As a result, local and foreign innovators are now looking […].

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The rise of Asia's urban farmers

Eco-Business

Meet the urban farmers of Asia—a former construction engineer, a cricket farmer, and a business graduate who wants to take vertical farming to outer space

Innobuild (IB) Asia 2020

Eco-Business

Innobuild (IB) Asia is the region's unique marketplace showcasing the latest construction materials, tools and technologies that helps to improve the productivity and resource efficiency during the construction of commercial, industrial, residential, hospitality, manufacturing and healthcare facilities.

Next Leaders’ Asia Summit 2019

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Next Leader's Asia Summit 2019

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Smart Grids & Microgrids Asia 2020

Eco-Business

Creating Intelligent Power Grids in Asia

Sustainable Tourism Asia 2019

Eco-Business

In collaboration with Marina Bay Sands Singapore and Visa, CSR Asia - an ELEVATE company - is hosting the 2nd annual forum on solutions for the tourism and hospitality industry's most pressing issues

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Living in Asia’s unliveable cities

Eco-Business

Asia’s poorly regulated urban growth impacts the economy and the environment, putting pressure on public spaces, transportation, garbage disposal, and air pollution.

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First Integrated STEM Leadership Summit in Asia

Eco-Business

The Unilab Foundation, in partnership with the US-based STEM Leadership Alliance, the Center for Integrated STEM in the Philippines (CISTEM), the University of the Philippines College of Education, and the Asia Society for Social Improvement and Sustainable Transformation (ASSIST), invite you to take part in the First Integrated STEM Leadership Summit in Asia. The event will be held from November 21 to 24, 2019 at the Shangri-La Mactan Resort and Spa, Cebu City, Philippines.

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Tesla Is Starving USA Market In Favor Of EU & East Asia

CleanTechnica

Tesla does not publish its sales per region, and certainly not in advance. But we, the obsessive Tesla watchers, have our secret methods to determine what is happening.

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Green World Asia

Eco-Business

KEY SHOW FACTS

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7 ways climate change was felt in Asia in 2019

Eco-Business

Asia is projected to be hit the hardest by climate change, and this year clearly showed why. Here are some of the climate change disasters that ravaged the world’s most populous continent in 2019

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Much of Asia still goes to bed unfed

Eco-Business

Climate-smart and resource-saving farming technologies could be one way to address hunger in Asia, write Akmal Siddiq and Md Abul Basher of Asian Development Bank

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Southeast Asia and the right to safe water

Eco-Business

More than 100 million people live without access to safe water in Southeast Asia. What can be done to improve that and to protect clean water sources

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Energy and Power Takeaways from Cleantech Forum Asia

CleanTech Group

For two days, Cleantech Forum Asia hosted a plethora of local, regional and international players in the energy sector. Despite the mix of. Cleantech Events Energy & Power

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Tackling Southeast Asia's plastic waste crisis

Eco-Business

Southeast Asia is a major contributor to the plastic that is choking the world’s oceans. With nations plagued by poor municipal rubbish collection systems, experts say the private sector needs to speed up efforts to stem the flow of waste

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‘Asia undermining efforts to reduce coal dependence’

Eco-Business

Over 80 per cent of new coal investments are in the Asia Pacific region, where governments are pushed to meet a fast-growing demand for power

Could Southeast Asia’s remote islands be powered by waste?

Eco-Business

About 10 per cent of Southeast Asia lacks access to stable electricity, and many people live on remote islands. New technologies could bring power to far-flung locations and meet energy and waste management needs. But challenges abound

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Can Southeast Asia quench corporate thirst for renewable energy?

Eco-Business

As businesses set their sights on operations in Southeast Asia, can the region meet businesses' green needs The corporate push to become 100 per cent renewable is driving renewable energy investment worldwide.

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The road to green freight in Southeast Asia

Eco-Business

With Asia slated to account for more than half of the world’s surface freight demand by 2050, governments, companies and organisations are looking for ways to make road freight fleets and supply chain transportation sustainable

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BEX Asia 2020

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Region's architectural exhibition for the built environment with a focus on sustainability

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Poor plastic waste collection in Southeast Asia makes it hard to hit our recycling targets, says Coca-Cola

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Coca-Cola sees Southeast Asia's leaky waste collection systems Asia as the biggest challenge in meeting its recycling targets in this region

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AVPN Southeast Asia Social Investment Summit 2020

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To put a spotlight on Southeast Asia's economic upturn yet prevalent social issues, AVPN is bringing its inaugural sub-regional convening to Indonesia.

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Can hardline activists Sea Shepherd have an impact in Southeast Asia?

Eco-Business

Given the restrictions on hardline environmentalists in Southeast Asia, what sort of impact could the group have in safeguarding the region's marine life The NGO made famous by docu-drama Whale Wars is docked in Singapore's waters.

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Two years after #MeToo put a spotlight on gender inequality, how is Asia investing in women?

Eco-Business

The field of gender lens investing is rapidly growing in Asia, where women are on the cusp of wielding immense investing power. However, challenges remain when it comes to women's leadership and creating safe spaces for women

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Standard Chartered Bank pulls out of three coal projects in Southeast Asia

Eco-Business

Standard Chartered Bank has pulled out of three coal-fired power projects in Southeast Asia, marking a significant moment for corporate climate action in the region

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In Asia, finance may be the most effective weapon

Eco-Business

Following in the footsteps of the European and US markets, green finance across Asia has taken off in the last five years. How has sustainable finance evolved across the region

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Autonomous Vehicles Asia 2020

Eco-Business

Zooming into a Driverless Future 2030

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