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Oct 11, 2019

NORFOLK, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The effort to make The Port of Virginia® the deepest port on the U.S. East Coast begins by January 2020, following the finalization this week of a contract with the dredging firm that will build the project’s initial phase.

On Oct. 9, John F. Reinhart, CEO and executive...

Oct 11, 2019

Startup Receives $150K Grand Prize for Artificial Intelligence-Driven Robotics System to Expedite Diagnosis of Critical Illnesses

SINGAPORE & LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--MedTech Innovator, the premier nonprofit startup accelerator in the medical technology industry, today announced NDR Medical as the...

Oct 08, 2019

Oct 08, 2019 (China Knowledge) - The automotive giant Zhejiang Geely Holding Group Co., Ltd is planning to merge the automotive engine operations of its Geely Auto and Volvo Cars units. Once the merger is completed, the new combined division will carry out research and development of engines and power systems. The...

Oct 07, 2019

CRYSTAL LAKE, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AptarGroup, Inc. (NYSE: ATR), a global leader in dispensing, drug delivery and active packaging solutions, announced today that it has signed an agreement to acquire a 49% equity interest in three related BTY companies: Suzhou Hsing Kwang (“SZHK”), Suqian Hsing Kwang (“SQHK”)...

Oct 04, 2019

Thailand’s commerce ministry is considering whether to remove certain innovation-related businesses from the list of those open only to Thai citizens, The Nation cited deputy director-general of the ministry’s department of business development, Poonpong Naiyanapakorn, as saying.

The idea is being floated as...

Oct 02, 2019

HA NOI, VIET NAM (2 October 2019) --( ASIA TODAY )-- The Asian Development Bank (ADB) today signed a $37 million loan agreement with Da Nhim–Ham Thuan–Da Mi Hydro Power Joint Stock Company (DHD) to finance the installation of a 47.5 megawatt (MW) peak floating photovoltaic (PV) solar power facility on the man-made...

Sep 27, 2019

FREMONT, Calif. & GYEONGGI-DO, South Korea--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Korean government officials from the Gyeonggi-do province and executives at Lam Research Corporation (Nasdaq: LRCX), a global supplier of innovative wafer fabrication equipment and services to the semiconductor industry, both signed a memo of...

Sep 22, 2019

The Asia edition brings together a wide canvas of 60 Solution Providers, 20+ Speakers, 150+ VIP delegates and a fleet of industry thought leaders, Hotel Owners, Hotel Operators, Developers, Architects, Designers, Consultants, Solution Providers, Technology Consultants and Investors from Southeast Asia and Indian...

Sep 19, 2019

SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) will present 12 innovative Japanese startup companies at Disrupt SF, hosted by TechCrunch, from October 2-4 in San Francisco, CA. The Japan Innovation Showcase, organized by JETRO, will be located at Moscone Center North, Ballroom F....

Sep 18, 2019

September 2019 --( ASIA TODAY )-- Gushcloud International - a leading digital talent agency group that represents some of the world’s top digital talents, with a talent roster that reaches out to over one billion people globally—announced that it has raised a USD11 million round led by GDP Ventures for the...

Sep 17, 2019

BEIJING, Sept. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- She Loves Tech successfully concluded its global startup competition for the fifth consecutive year, after holding rounds in 20+ international locations in 2019.

Sep 13, 2019

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte among the dignitaries attending the official launch of the premium development, which sits at the heart of Davao City's new central business district, Lanang.

Sep 12, 2019

Sep 12, 2019 (China Knowledge) - Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing (HKEx) has made a surprising USD 36.6 bln takeover bid for London Stock Exchange (LSE), a bold move for Asia’s third-largest capital market to become a global financial market.

Sep 02, 2019

Aug 29, 2019 (China Knowledge) - In the Nan’an District of Chongqing lies a place called the “Intelligence Valley of China (IVOC)”, which is a science and technology park spanning an area of 2.48 kilometers-square. IVOC was established in February 2018, and is now home to many Fortune 500 companies, such as...

Aug 16, 2019

Company's third code review center will be located at CyberSecurity Malaysia's Office in Cyberjaya

CYBERJAYA, Malaysia, Aug. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- In line with its drive towards building trust in the cybersecurity industry, Kaspersky today announces the opening of its first Transparency Center in Asia...

Aug 14, 2019

Farnborough International feasibility study and domestic industry hearing showcase the Kingdom's aviation potential as regional hub under Thailand 4.0

Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau (TCEB) – Business is looking to stage a Thai edition of the ‘International Airshow’ as it continues to create...

Aug 14, 2019

Proceeds to Support Development of Clinical Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s Candidates and Preclinical Fibrosis Candidate

Financing Led by Octave Life Sciences, joined by Smilegate Investment and other Series A Investors

Aug 12, 2019

Jul 30, 2019 (China Knowledge) - FAW Group will spend RMB 5.4 billion (USD785 million) on its three major car brands over the next three years. This investment can improve its competitiveness and boost sales volume both at home and abroad.

FAW Group has set up joint ventures with several foreign car brands...

Aug 08, 2019

The Philippine government approved a plan to build a new $14.5-billion international airport for Metro Manila that will cater to at least 100 million passengers annually, three times the capacity of Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA), aimed at decongesting Manila’s ageing existing facility.

Aug 07, 2019

The biggest bank in Japan has won approval to settle transactions in renminbi, which could be a boon for the Belt and Road Initiative.

Aug 05, 2019

The Technology Transfer Office (TTO) of the University of Hong Kong (HKU) announced in a ceremony today (July 29) that 25 HKU start-up companies have received funding support under the 2019/2020 Technology Start-up Support Scheme for Universities (the “TSSSU@HKU”).

iDendron, of HKU Innovation &...

Aug 05, 2019

Jul 25, 2019 (China Knowledge) - CloudMinds Inc, a Chinese robotics and artificial intelligence start-up, is seeking to raise about USD 500 mln by listing in the New York Stock Exchange. By developing a cloud-based platform capable of operating intelligent consumer service robots simultaneously, the 4-year-old...