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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...

Apr 20, 2020

HONG KONG, April 20, 2020 -- The Smart City in the 5G era is on the way, as the satellite industry pioneer, Hong Kong Aerospace Technology Group, Ltd. (HKATG), has launched its first starlink project, the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area Golden Bauhinia Satellite Constellation. The project is also the...

Apr 18, 2020

Taiwan is the leader in the global bicycle industry, with average annual revenue reaching US$3.8 billion. Bicycle components, while only part of the finished product, should not go unnoticed. These components account for over half the yearly revenue and, despite their low profile, they have provided significant...

Apr 17, 2020

Leading Chinese EV Maker Also Selects NVIDIA Platform for Next-Generation Production Model

GUANGZHOU, China -- Xpeng Motors, a leading Chinese electric vehicle and technology company, announced today that its P7 smart electric sports sedan officially rolls out in China on April 27. The Xpeng P7 features the...

Mar 27, 2020

Mar 23, 2020 (China Knowledge) - Company's insiders revealed yesterday that Zhaoqing Xpeng New Energy Investment Co., Ltd. (referred as "Xpeng") has acquired Guangdong Fudi Automobile Co., Ltd. (referred as "Fudi"). With this acquisition, Zhaoqing Xpeng's factory will have the production qualification and full...

Mar 27, 2020
  • New global initiative will provide free or subsidized housing for healthcare professionals, relief workers, and first responders, typically closer to where they are working
  • Airbnb Hosts can opt in to provide homes that follow new cleanliness protocols based on recommendations from medical experts
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    Mar 26, 2020

    Bangkok (ESCAP news) – There is overwhelming evidence that the Asia-Pacific region needs to accelerate action on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and substantially reverse current negative trends, especially those which are depleting and degrading its environmental resources, according to a new report...

    Mar 23, 2020

    Cathay Pacific and Cathay Dragon will reduce capacity by 96% across our passenger network in April and May in light of the severe drop in demand due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic and multiple government travel restrictions that form part of the global health response plan.

    As previously announced,...

    Mar 23, 2020

    A growing number of Southeast Asia airlines are suspending flights or even completely grounding their planes as multiple governments have decided to introduce strict immigration regulations in an effort to combat the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.

    The latest to announce a tough measure was Singapore...

    Mar 23, 2020

    TOKYO --( ASIA TODAY )-- Toshiba Corporation (TOKYO: 6502) today announced that Mitsubishi Motors Corporation has selected its innovative SCiB™ lithium-ion rechargeable battery for the latest generation of its eK X space and eK space cars. The battery will be integrated into the recuperation battery system supplied...