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Jul 23, 2020

Playa Vista, Calif. (July 23, 2020) -- ( ASIA TODAY ) -- Following a live press conference organized by the United States Department of Transportation (US DOT), Hyperloop Transportation Technologies (HyperloopTT) is announcing full support for newly established designations for hyperloop technology in the U.S....

Jul 15, 2020

13th July 2020, UAE: For its sixth Webinar in the Covid-19: A Leadership Perspective series, which takes place on July 22nd, at 12.30 UAE time, The Maritime Standard is offering something very different.

Jul 15, 2020

“Together we will overcome this crisis”

World trade has suffered a severe blow. Shipyards are sitting idle, and SMM, the leading international maritime trade fair, had to be rescheduled: The economic consequences of the coronavirus pandemic have sent shock waves through the shipping industry. How will...

Jul 12, 2020

Lake Mary, FL, July 8, 2020 -- ( ASIA TODAY ) -- FARO Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: FARO), the global leader for 3D Metrology, AEC, and Public Safety Analytics, today announced the release of its most portable and advanced handheld 3D forensic scanner: Freestyle 2. Ideal for investigators and reconstructionists who...

Jul 09, 2020

• Company signals start of a new chapter, positions 2020 as “Third Foundation”
• Bridgestone reveals new global tagline “Solutions for your journey”
• New tagline heralds Company’s evolution from the world’s No.1 tire and rubber company to a global leader in Sustainable Mobility and Advanced Solutions...

Jun 30, 2020

1st July 2020, Dubai, UAE: The Maritime Standard is delighted to announce that nominations for the TMS Awards 2020 are now open. The glittering occasion, a magnet for maritime industry VIPs, is scheduled to take place on Tuesday 20th October at The Atlantis, The Palm, Dubai.

Jun 27, 2020

Silent, emission-free electric buses have quietly become the new normal in Taichung, once notorious for its dirty public transport. Taiwan’s second-largest city used a mix of measures to turn the public bus system around. Today, Taichung has the highest number of electric city buses, encouraging neighboring...

Jun 23, 2020

Singapore, 23 June 2020 -- ( ASIA TODAY ) -- Winners of the 13th edition of Seatrade Maritime Awards Asia were unveiled in an inaugural online celebration. Acknowledged by an independent panel of judges, 12 winners for the award categories were crowned for their extraordinary achievements and exceptional...

Jun 02, 2020

BEIJING, June 2, 2020 -- Chinese authorities on Monday released a master plan for the Hainan free trade port, aiming to build the southern island province into a globally-influential high-level free trade port by the middle of the century.

A free trade port system focusing on trade and investment...

May 25, 2020

BALI, Indonesia, May 25, 2020 -- Ministry of Tourism and Creative Economy is going to implement CHS (Cleanliness, Health, and Safety) program in every destination and other locations related to tourism and creative economy as a strategy to accelerate the recovery of tourism and creative economy sector after the...

May 22, 2020

21st May 2020, UAE -- ( ASIA TODAY ) -- The Maritime Standard has held its second Covid 19-A Leadership Perspective Webinar, once again generating positive feedback from a global virtual audience. This time panelists focused on the growing seafarer crisis, caused by the inability to undertake crew changes as usual...

May 17, 2020

On January 23, one day before Lunar New Year’s Eve, China announced its first lockdown in the city of Wuhan, the epicenter of the COVID-19-pandemic. Within a week, nearly ten Chinese cities were locked down as well.

Yet as cities were locked down and transport came to a halt, farm products already sown,...

May 15, 2020

Cambodia shows confidence in a revival of international tourism after the coronavirus pandemic subsides and sticks to plans to open a new airport, the largest in the country so far.

The airport is currently being built for $880 million near the historical site of Angkor Wat in the country’s northwestern...

May 14, 2020

2Africa is one of the largest subsea projects in the world, connecting 23 countries in Africa, the Middle East and Europe and extending to Asia via the main Europe-to-Asia subsea cables

May 14, 2020

Every two years SMM brings together industry stakeholders from around the world. Because of the coronavirus crisis, the leading international maritime trade fair has been postponed until 2-5 February 2021. Not surprisingly, the effects of the pandemic were the main topic at the SMM Advance Press Conference. Leading...

May 11, 2020

Singapore, May 11, 2020 23 – ( ASIA TODAY ) -- Singapore Changi Airport was voted by customers as the World's Best Airport for the eighth consecutive time at the 2020 World Airport Awards. Singapore Changi Airport also took the awards for the World’s Best Airport Leisure Amenities and the Best Airport in Asia.

May 06, 2020

While the majority of businesses suffer from severe economic disruption caused by the coronavirus pandemic, there are still the lucky ones for whom the crisis turns out to be advantageous.

Singapore-based e-commerce delivery firm Ninja Van is one of them. The company on May 5 announced that it raised $279...

May 05, 2020

Hamburg, 5 May 2020 – (ASIA TODAY) -- SMM, the leading international maritime trade fair, has been postponed to 2-5 February 2021 in response to the coronavirus pandemic and its global impact on major events and international travelling.

“The continued highly dynamic development of COVID-19 and the...

May 03, 2020

On March 19, Ma, who is the daughter of Yuanta Financial Holdings founder Rudy Ma, announced the hardest decision of her life to date at a news conference with officials from the Taipei City Government.

May 02, 2020

JAKARTA, Indonesia, May 2, 2020 -- ASEAN member countries agreed seven cooperation efforts on tourism sector as a mitigation measure towards the tourism sector which is considered as the hardest sector hit by the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Vice Minister of Tourism and Creative Economy Angela Tanoesoedibjo...

Apr 30, 2020

FedEx Transports Medical Supplies from China and Supports Work Resumption for Businesses

Apr 25, 2020

Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore) and Singapore Maritime Institute (SMI) have launched a report that outlines how companies can use alternative fuels to power their ships. This will help them meet the International Maritime Organisation’s (IMO) long-term greenhouse gas (GHG) emission...