NNA Asia top stories Wednesday, Feb. 13

TOKYO, NNA – The following are the top stories from NNA Asia for Wednesday, Feb 13.

Cash-strapped LCD maker Japan Display seeking investment by China’s Silk Road Fund and Taiwan maker TPK: Kyodo

Japanese firms Recomm and Eighthtool to form joint Taiwan unit to sell energy-saving LED lighting

Hankyu Hanshin Properties to develop 4 more condo buildings with local firm in Thailand, taking total to 9,000 units in 11 projects

Philippines’ 2018 trade deficit soars 51% y/y to record $41.4 billion on weak electronic parts demand from China

Malaysian PM to chair new economic council aimed at formulating policies for achieving sustainable growth, reducing poverty