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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...

    Mar 23, 2020

    TOKYO --( ASIA TODAY )-- Toshiba Corporation (TOKYO: 6502) today announced that Nissan Motor Corporation has selected its innovative SCiB™ lithium-ion rechargeable battery for the latest generation of its ROOX and ROOX Highway STAR cars. The battery will be integrated into the recuperation battery system supplied...

    Mar 23, 2020

    The team at StocExpo want to thank the bulk liquid storage industry after the show went ahead on 10-12 March. Read the full statement…

    “We would like to offer our heartfelt thanks to the industry for supporting StocExpo 2020 in very difficult circumstances.

    “In the immediate run up to the show,...

    Mar 13, 2020

    10.9% of all U.S. international flights and 16.9% of scheduled U.S. international seats will be affected

    LONDON & SINGAPORE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--OAG, the world’s leading provider of travel data and insight, released its latest analysis on the global impact of the coronavirus on the air travel market.

    Mar 01, 2020

    SINGAPORE, 1 March 2020 --( ASIA TODAY )-- Changi Airport Group (CAG) and the National Heritage Board (NHB) announced today that one of the two remaining iconic analogue flight information display boards at Changi Airport Terminal 2, which was retired earlier in the month, will be donated to NHB to form part of...

    Feb 27, 2020

    Yangon, 27 February, 2020 --( ASIA TODAY )-- Yangon Aerodrome Company Limited (“YACL”), the Airport Management company of Yangon International Airport (“YIA”), announced today that the main aviation gateway of Myanmar closed 2019 with a record high of 6.5 million passenger movements, lifted by new routes across...

    Feb 25, 2020

    StocExpo, the world’s largest and longest running international bulk liquid storage event, is set to release its first Industry Trends Report when the event returns to the Rotterdam Ahoy from 10 – 12 March 2020.

    According to the report, which surveyed the opinions of 171 key decision makers at businesses...

    Feb 24, 2020

    DB Schenker, Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance Group, TransLink Capital, and existing shareholders Lukasz Gadowski and btov join to extend Series C funding • Funding will be used to bring VoloCity towards certification • New board includes Dr. Dieter Zetsche and Frank Li among others • Total funding up to date now €122...

    Feb 24, 2020

    HONG KONG SAR, China, February 24, 2020 --( ASIA TODAY )-- FedEx Express (FedEx), a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) and the world’s largest express transportation company, has donated the use of its extensive global transportation network and logistics resources to deliver urgently needed medical supplies to...

    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

    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 17, 2020

    StocExpo, the largest and longest running international bulk liquid storage event, has revealed the calibre of delegates already signed up for the show when it returns to the Rotterdam Ahoy on 10-12 March.

    Feb 16, 2020

    Foreign tourist arrivals in Thailand could drop by 50 per cent in the first half of 2020 owing to the coronavirus epidemic, the country’s Tourism and Sports Minister Phiphat Ratchakitprakarn said.

    His predictions come after a plunge at the beginning of February of 43.4 per cent in total entries and among...

    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

    Singapore could see a decline of up to 30 per cent in both tourist arrivals and receipts this year because of the coronavirus outbreak, Keith Tan, chief executive of the Singapore Tourism Board, said in an interview with Bloomberg TV.

    The decline would be from last year’s record arrivals of 19.1 million and...

    Feb 07, 2020

    SEOUL, South Korea, Feb. 8, 2020 -- Lotte Hotels & Resorts is set to open Lotte Hotel Seattle, its thirty-first branch in the world and only its second in the US, this coming June.

    Lotte Hotel Seattle will be located in the F5 Tower, 801 5th Avenue in downtown Seattle, some 20 kilometers away from Tacoma...

    Feb 05, 2020

    Implementing effective climate protection measures is the greatest challenge of our time – and the maritime industry is not exempt from it. With its motto 'Driving the Maritime Transition’, the leading international maritime trade fair SMM held from 8 to 11 September 2020 will point the way towards low-emission...