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Aug 19, 2019

SEOUL, South Korea--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Global market research company Euromonitor International shared insights how Korean beauty companies have successfully exported their culture and businesses in its recent webinar “K-Beauty and Its Influence on K-Food”. The webinar explores marketing strategies and how the K-food...

Aug 14, 2019

Students from ASEAN gained new ideas and perspectives on entrepreneurship, as well as networked with experts at the 14th run of the NUS Enterprise Summer Programme on Entrepreneurship. The programme, held from 15 to 26 July, also saw strong bonds formed between the participants — close to 200 students from 50...

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

Competition to serve as a platform for clean-energy startup ecosystem players to share innovations that transform energy for the future, with shortlisted startups to be featured at ACES 2019

Aug 13, 2019

MANILA, Philippines--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Western Union, a leader in cross-border, cross-currency money movement, and BDO Unibank have extended their relationship to expand reach in the Philippines with more than 1,100 BDO Unibank branches now ready to pay-out Western Union® international money transfers from across...

Aug 12, 2019

Malaysia launched a project on August 9 for a new mass market car to be produced locally with some technical support from Daihatsu Motor, officials said. The move comes as the country seeks to boost development and adoption of high technology in a renewed industrial push by Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad.

Aug 12, 2019

Although Taiwan has a thriving night market culture, vegetarian choices are somewhat scarce. But now there is a new, traveling night market consisting of over a dozen food trucks exclusively serving up vegetarian fare, attracting throngs of people wherever it goes. What makes this dedicated vegetarian night market...

Aug 12, 2019
  • Host a colorful two-day festival at Incheon International Airport Culture Park, ushering in autumn from the 31st of August (Sat) to the 1st of September (Sun)
  • Host SKY EXPO … creating a platform for exchanging culture and information on the themes of aviation and the airport industry
  • 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 08, 2019

    A new batch of communication satellites used by Myanmar were successfully launched into orbit on August 6 after two years of planning by French satellite launch company Arianespace from the Guiana Space Center, Europe’s spaceport in French Guiana.

    The two satellites –Myanmar Sat 2 (Intelsat 39) and EDRS-C –...

    Aug 08, 2019

    SEOUL, South Korea--(BUSINESS WIRE)--One Asia Convention Seoul 2019, organized by Konkuk University and the One Asia Foundation and sponsored by the Seoul City, was held at Lotte Hotel Seoul on August 5th to 6th.

    At this year’s One Asia Convention, more than 650 scholars from 325 universities in 32 Asian...

    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 06, 2019

    Mandalay is about to become Myanmar’s first smart city with authorities planning to modernise a number of sectors including power and water networks, traffic management and utilities by using social media and deploying new technologies such as artificial intelligence software and drones to revamp an inefficient...

    Aug 05, 2019

    As the world enters the era of Industry 4.0, the role of Institutes of Higher Learning (IHLs) to impart knowledge and skills is set to grow in importance, serving not only youth but also mature workers seeking to adapt to the changing nature of work. That was the key message at the SkillsFuture Festival @ NUS (SFF@...

    Aug 05, 2019

    TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Tricor Group (Tricor), Asia’s leading business expansion specialist and provider of integrated business, corporate, investor, human resources and payroll, corporate trust and debt services, has announced a business alliance agreement with World Mode Holdings (WMH), Japan's only solution...

    Jul 31, 2019

    Top “China Cool” Designers to be Featured During NYFW This Fall

    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Alibaba Group’s (NYSE: BABA) Tmall, China’s premier B2C platform for brands and retailers, today announced its new partnership with New York Fashion Week (NYFW): The Shows. The partnership will bring both top and...

    Jul 30, 2019

    Indonesia’s sinking capital Jakarta, home to about ten million people, as soon as possible needs a sea wall to prevent getting submerged, the country’s President Joko Widodo told AP in an interview.

    Widodo said that speedy construction of such a wall is necessary to push through the slow-moving and...

    Jul 30, 2019

    NEW YORK, United States --( ASIA TODAY )-- 10 trailblazing Taiwan design brands exhibit as Fresh Taiwan at NY NOW Summer 2019 this August. The 10 brands purvey a wide variety of products, ranging from digital lomography cameras by PAPER SHOOT, to classic children’s toys by eguchi toys, leather fashion accessories...

    Jul 30, 2019

    HONG KONG (July 30, 2019) --( ASIA TODAY )-- Involi, a complete and reliable air traffic data provider for UAS, otherwise known as drones, and AirMap, the leading global airspace intelligence platform for drones, announce their collaboration to offer a pre-integrated UTM and Air Traffic Awareness solution for safe...

    Jul 29, 2019

    The main section of the first huge Mekong river bridge for the China-Laos high speed railway connection has been completed on July 28, seven months ahead of schedule despite challenging conditions, Xinhua reported.

    The completion of the Luang Prabang Mekong River Super Major Bridge – so its official name –,...

    Jul 29, 2019

    SoftBank to Invest US$2 billion through Grab to Grow Indonesia's Digital Infrastructure

    Jul 29, 2019

    Hong Kong, 26 July 2019 --( ASIA TODAY )-- The Hong Kong Exhibition & Convention Industry Association (HKECIA) has released the latest in its series of annual surveys of the exhibition activities in Hong Kong, covering the calendar year 2018. The survey results show that Hong Kong’s exhibition industry remains...