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Feb 23, 2020

Singapore-based ride-hailing and e-commerce company Grab partnered with German aviation startup Volocopter to explore the opportunity of deploying air taxi services in selected cities in Southeast Asia.

In a first step, the firms will conduct a joint feasibility study which will look into the most suitable...

Feb 20, 2020

Samsung’s EUV capacity under 7nm will triple by end of 2020
To start shipping first 7 and 6nm-based mobile chips from V1 line in 1Q

SEOUL, South Korea -- Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., a world leader in advanced semiconductor technology, today announced that its new cutting-edge semiconductor...

Feb 20, 2020

CHENNAI, India -- AG&P, the global downstream gas and LNG logistics company, has broken ground on its LNG Import Facility at Karaikal Port, Puducherry, paving the way to broader access to natural gas as a primary fuel in South India. The Karaikal LNG Import Facility (“Karaikal LNG”) is expected to commence...

Feb 19, 2020

As a new and powerful weapon against the spread of the coronavirus, Chinese hospitals are now deploying Danish disinfection robots from UVD Robots.

Feb 18, 2020

Celebratory Products Unveiled from Barbie®, Hot Wheels® and UNO® brands at New York Toy Fair developed through licensing collaborations with the International Olympic Committee and Tokyo 2020

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. -- Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAT) today revealed their first products collection across brands to...

Feb 17, 2020

XUZHOU, China, Feb. 17, 2020 -- In response to the recent novel coronavirus outbreak, over 329 XCMG (SZ:000425) products including cranes, excavators, road rollers, loaders and concrete machines have been dispatched to facilitate the construction of multiple hospitals and emergency wards in eight cities across...

Feb 13, 2020

Yangon, Myanmar, 13 February 2020 --( ASIA TODAY )-- Yangon Aerodrome Company Limited (“YACL”), operator of Yangon International Airport (“YIA”), announced that 11 of its personnel have received Gold and Silver diplomas from the Airports Council International’s (“ACI”) Global Safety Network (“GSN”) Diploma...

Feb 11, 2020

PTW launches new site in Bangalore to scale to meet clients’ needs, foster employees’ quality of life, and meet evolving technology needs

SAN FRANCISCO-- PTW, the industry-leading video games and tech services outsourcer, today announced the opening of their new India flagship studio in Bangalore. PTW is a...

Feb 10, 2020

TOKYO -- The Agency for Cultural Affairs, Government of Japan is holding a new initiative called the “Japanese cultural media arts dissemination initiative in airports and other institutions” for inbound tourists.

Feb 07, 2020

TOKYO - The Life Investigation Agency, (LIA), teaming with Australia’s Wildlife Rescuers, needs your help rescuing wild animals whose habitats have been destroyed by the bushfires in Australia.

The fires started in September last year and are still burning the forests in the state of New South Wales and...

Feb 07, 2020

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia---Malaysia’s Prime Minister Dr. Tun Mahathir Mohammad convened a briefing session with the Malaysian Technology Development Corporation (“MTDC”) and the Global Coalition for Efficient Logistics (“GCEL”) to discuss how the Digital Economy Platform (DEP) can assist to achieve Malaysia’s Shared...

Feb 06, 2020

Collaboration between two companies continues following announcement of strategic relationship in April 2019

TOKYO & MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.--Alphabet’s Loon LLC (“Loon”) and SoftBank Corp.’s HAPSMobile Inc. (“HAPSMobile”) today announced they successfully developed a communications payload for HAPSMobile’...

Feb 03, 2020

SINGAPORE --( ASIA TODAY )-- The state-of-the-art chloride removal system is designed by Veolia Water Technologies to optimize the recovery process in the industry of transformation of hardwood cellulose into pulp for textile fibers and fine paper making.

Rising paper consumption in Asia and growing global...

Feb 03, 2020

BANGKOK, Feb. 3, 2020 -- EasyCompare has received the Feefo Gold Trusted Service award, an independent seal of excellence that recognises businesses for delivering exceptional experiences, as rated by real customers.

This highly-valued badge of approval is unique as it is based purely on interactions with...

Jan 31, 2020

HONG KONG SAR, China, January 31, 2020 --( ASIA TODAY )-- FedEx Express, the world’s largest express transportation company, has shipped more than 200,000 surgical masks and personal protective equipment such as gowns and gloves from the U.S. to assist the humanitarian work of Direct Relief. The shipment arrived at...

Jan 31, 2020

JAKARTA, Indonesia, Jan. 31, 2020 -- PT Mowilex Indonesia has been awarded Green Label Indonesia (GLI) certification based on decisions (nos. 062 to 066/GLI/CP/2019) released by the Green Product Council Indonesia (GPCI) on December 20, 2019. These letters state that based on the certification process review, GPCI...

Jan 31, 2020

HANOI, Vietnam, Jan. 31, 2020 - Vietnam's communications programming platform Stringee is targeting to expand its flexible application program interfaces (APIs) to North America and Australia, less than a year after the company closed in a Pre-Series A investment round.

Stringee is Vietnam's largest...

Jan 30, 2020

Southeast Asian ride-hailing firm Grab and South Korean automaker Hyundai officially introduced GrabCar Elektrik, Grab’s electric vehicle service in Jakarta, on January 27.

The newest service comprises of 50 Hyundai Ioniq Electric cars, a five-seat electric sedan.

In this first stage, GrabCar Electrik...

Jan 30, 2020

ABB's 2020 Smarter Mobility Innovation Forum focuses on smart solutions to support successful adoption of electric vehicles in Indonesia

Jan 28, 2020

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- Malaysian Technology Development Corporation (MTDC) and Ireland’s semi-governmental World Logistics Council Limited (WLC) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to deploy the organisation’s Digital Economy Platform, the Multi-Dimensional Digital Economy Application System (MDDEAS®).

Jan 28, 2020

HONG KONG SAR, China, January 28, 2020 --( ASIA TODAY )-- Facing the spread of the novel coronavirus, FedEx Express, the world’s largest express transportation company, is using its extensive global network and logistics resources to provide rapid transportation services for medical supplies destined to Wuhan by...

Jan 27, 2020

LONDON -- Pentair plc, a global water treatment company, and the Pentair Foundation announce their twenty-first consecutive year of giving to strengthen communities around the world, increase access to quality education and provide safe, clean water to people in developing countries.