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Jun 03, 2022

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Discarded fishing nets are extremely harmful to marine ecology, but an alliance of fishermen’s associations, fishing net makers and nylon producers in Taiwan are trying to solve the problem by turning waste nets into outdoor clothing. Here’s what they’re up to.

On February...

Jun 03, 2022

Social innovation programme drives diverse tech developments

31 May 2022 – Start-up Express, an entrepreneurship development programme organised annually by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), has returned for its fifth edition. As they face up to issues arising from the ongoing pandemic and...

Apr 25, 2022

Looking ahead to 2030, meeting targets for decarbonisation and sustainability... trending topics at 12th ME-TECH Forum

Apr 24, 2022

Introduction – The remarkable story of EWS1294, the national early warning system of Cambodia

Apr 23, 2022

-- Religious Leaders’ Dialogue takes place at Boao Forum for Asia (BFA) Annual Conference 2022

Apr 15, 2022

Toshiba’s AI progresses to the next stage-Machine Learning Operations (MLOps) concept that automates the AI learning cycle

Mar 31, 2022

March 21, 2022: Thai Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-ocha has approved the proposal for the Office of the Eastern Economic Corridor to organise Thailand International Air Show at U-Tapao International Airport near Pattaya in 2027.

Mar 30, 2022

Korean Ambassador Makes Visit to Pavilion, Commends KOCCA

Content Includes 3D Virtual Reality Education & Entertainment

Mar 29, 2022

After the long months of the pandemic, major international in-person congresses are back, and IFEMA MADRID is the main destination.

The institution's venues will welcome more than 20,000 attendees to more than a dozen congresses during the first half of 2022.

Mar 29, 2022

With Vietnam’s plan to reopen the borders coming into fruition, Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City will be one of the country’s first large-scale automotive trade fairs this year. As anticipation grows for the show’s return to the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Center (SECC) from 29 June to 1 July 2022, the...

Mar 14, 2022

GOYANG, South Korea--(BUSINESS WIRE)--KOREA PACK and ICPI WEEK (Int’l Cosmetic and Pharmaceutical Industry Week), the largest packaging, cosmetic and pharmaceutical exhibition in Korea, will be held at KINTEX from June 14th to 17th as hybrid events hosted by Kyungyon Exhibition Corp.

Mar 14, 2022

March 8, 2022: Thailand is chosen to host the International Horticultural Expo 2026 in Udon Thani, a northeastern province. It will be the first landmark global event in the Greater Mekong Subregion. The mega-event will be featuring the theme “Diversity of Life: Connecting Water, Plants, and People for Sustainable...

Mar 07, 2022

Dr. Lee-feng Chien (簡立峰), board member of Taiwanese tech startups Appier and iKala, has received startling news. A number of graduates from the Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering (CSIE) at National Taiwan University (NTU) have been poached by Shopee Pte. Ltd. and ByteDance Ltd. They will...

Mar 06, 2022

February 22, 2022: Bangkok’s global ranking as a convention city has moved up from 8th place in 2020 to 6th in 2021 in the latest edition of International Convention Destination Competitive Index compiled by Australia-based convention and meetings industry consultancy GainingEdge. The annual report is an analysis...

Jan 03, 2022

(Left to right) Associate Professor Evelyn Teo, Director, Centre for 5G Digital Building Technology; Professor Michael Chew, Head, NUS Department of the Built Environment; Assistant Professor Shah Kwok Wei, 5G Research Thrust Leader, Centre for 5G Digital Building Technology.

Centre will harness 5G...

Dec 20, 2021

Business Collaboration Agreement Signing Ceremony between RBI and Ant Group (left: Angel Zhao, President of Ant Group’s International Business Group, right: Ekrem Ozer, President of APAC, Restaurant Brands International) (Photo: Business Wire)

Nov 24, 2021

• [VIDEO] HyperloopTT unveils fully realized hyperloop cabin design to officials in Shanghai
• Designed to the specifications of HyperloopTT’s full-scale passenger capsule, it will be installed in its first commercial passenger prototype system
• Envisioned as a class-free experience, each passenger’s...

Nov 24, 2021

(2021年11月22日‧香港訊) 香港青年創業家總商會聯同東聯社會服務基金舉辦「粵港澳大灣區青年創業計劃」(「計劃」),自4月公佈起錄得超過240個團隊報名。經過甄選及面試後,評選出12隊的初創企業項目,為項目提供初創資金,總金額高達720萬港元。

香港青年創業家總商會今日舉行「粵港澳大灣區青年創業計劃」啟動禮,獲民政事務局副局長陳積志、前海管理局香港事務首席聯絡官洪爲民、香港青年創業家總商會主席謝海發、東聯社會服務基金會長李誌峰及青年發展委員會青年發展基金和計劃專責小組主席陳博智、創新及科技局局長政治助理張曼莉等嘉賓到場支持。12隊的初創企業項目現場介紹入選項目,同時計劃導師亦逐一亮相。

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Nov 20, 2021

The groundbreaking ceremony for the K-Culture Valley Arena was held at the K-Culture Valley Theme Park in Janghang-dong, Ilsandong-gu, Goyang City on October 27. © Gyeonggi Provincial Government

SUWON, GYEONGGI PROVINCE, SOUTH KOREA, November 8, 2021 – The construction of the "K-Culture Valley Arena," Korea'...

Nov 20, 2021

• The door for hyperloop technology opens wider with the signing of the $1 trillion infrastructure bill by President Biden
• Since 2017, HyperloopTT has been actively engaged with members of Congress to educate and demonstrate the clear economic and environmental benefits of the next generation of high-speed...