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Sep 09, 2018

As Bangkok prepares to host climate change talks, the Global Warming and Climate Change Conference from October 4-5, experts once again remind that unchecked urbanisation and eroding shorelines will leave the city itself and its residents in a critical situation in the not so distant future.

The sprawling...

Sep 05, 2018

SINGAPORE – SEPTEMBER 05, 2018 --( ASIA TODAY )-- The Singapore Green Building Week opens its doors today, with its two flagship trade platforms off to a great start. Build Eco Xpo (BEX) Asia, Southeast Asia’s leading trade exhibition for the region’s green building market, and Mostra Convegno Expocomfort (MCE)...

Sep 04, 2018

Compared with previous years, Taiwanese enterprises made greater progress on the CSR front this time. In 2017 alone, companies poured NT$8.2 billion into charitable donations. The companies that made it into the top 100 corporate citizens employ a total of 460,000 people, accounting for only four percent of Taiwan’...

Sep 02, 2018

Sixty-four returning NUS and incoming scholars from Asia attended a two-day Service Learning Workshop at the Fort Canning Lodge from 11 to 12 August organised by NUS Global Relations. The workshop was part of the Temasek Foundation International Leadership Enrichment and Regional Networking (TF Int’l LEaRN)...

Aug 31, 2018

More than 20 companies from Helsinki will be in Singapore to seek partnerships with Singapore companies - especially start-ups to develop
breakthrough AR and VR technologies and digital solutions in healthcare and wellness

SINGAPORE, August 30, 2018 --( ASIA TODAY )-- Come and experience Finland in...

Aug 30, 2018

Singapore, 30 August 2018 --( ASIA TODAY )-- Action Community for Entrepreneurship (ACE) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Advantage Austria and Global Incubator Network (GIN) this afternoon, with the aim to strengthen the startup ecosystems of Singapore and Austria, as well as to facilitate...

Aug 29, 2018

Thailand is in the midst of recovering from a season where a dark cloud covered much of the economy. Since its sharp downturn a few years ago, the country is making a slow comeback, and while growth is a little slower than other countries in the area, Thailand business is preparing for an upturn that will continue...

Aug 28, 2018

We all keep looking for better ways to our entertainment and most of us are fond of listening to audios and watching videos on the devices that can enhance the level and quality of movies, songs, etc. undoubtedly market is flooded with many accessories, but you can’t buy any of them until the accessories are sold...

Aug 26, 2018

Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong in his speech at the republic’s National Day Rally on August 19 said that the city state will be nominating its rich hawker culture for UNESCO’s Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.

He said Singapore’s hawker centers were its “community...

Aug 24, 2018

Chongqing To Be Permanent Home for Annual Gathering Of Tech Pioneers

Aug 22, 2018

Aug 20, 2018 (China Knowledge) - The 2018 World Robot Conference (WRC) was held in Beijing E-Town last week, with more countries from different continents this year displaying the latest achievements in the field of robotics.

Aug 22, 2018

New Contracts in the Republic of Montenegro, Western Sahara, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Expanding Company's Global Reach

XUZHOU, China, Aug. 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- After recent contract wins, XCMG, the world-leading construction machinery manufacturer, is now exporting to the Republic of Montenegro, Western...

Aug 20, 2018

20 August 2018 – Organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), the 29th Food Expo, the 10th Hong Kong International Tea Fair, the third Beauty & Wellness Expo and the fifth Home Delights Expo, as well as the International Conference of the Modernization of Chinese Medicine & Health Products...

Aug 17, 2018

Jakarta, the host of the 2018 Asian Games (Jarkata Palembang 2018), is now in Asia's spotlight. The large city has been growing, developing...also sinking. The rising sea level caused by climate change is threatening the city's future.

On the north west coast of the island of Java lies the Indonesian capital...

Aug 16, 2018

HO CHI MINH CITY, Vietnam, Aug. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Sen Do Technology JSC (Sendo), the #1 Vietnamese C2C marketplace, today announced that it has secured an investment of USD 51 million led by the SBI Group from Japan for Series B round, having SoftBank Ventures Korea, Daiwa PI Partners, and SKS Ventures as...

Aug 13, 2018

SEOUL, South Korea, Aug. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- South Korea has recently suffered from disastrous calamities, such as 5.4 magnitude earthquake in the city of Pohang, fire at a sports center in Jecheon, and gigantic forest fire. Owing to these incidents, "safety" has become Korea's major concern and its government...

Aug 13, 2018

BANGKOK, Aug 13, 2018 - (ACN Newswire) - RetailEX ASEAN 2018 ("RetailEX"), the largest annual international trade exhibition and conference in Southeast Asia, catering to retailers and brands focused on succeeding in ASEAN markets, is set to return better than ever before this September; with brand-new zones and...

Aug 12, 2018

A latest commentary by Qatar National Bank (QNB) on Asian economies stated that Vietnam has become one of Asia’s, as well as the world’s fastest growing economies and can been seen as Asia’s latest “tiger” nation in the tradition of Hong Kong, Singapore, Taiwan and South Korea in the 1970s and 1980s and the so-...

Aug 08, 2018

Aug 07, 2018 (China Knowledge) - Baidu, Alibaba and Tencent are recognized as China's top three tech giants—the so-called "BAT". Baidu-backed online video portal Iqiyi announced on Monday that it had inked a deal with Super Sports Media Inc. to set up a joint venture specialized in sports streaming, kicking off...

Aug 03, 2018

In the outpatient hall of Anhui Provincial Hospital of China, an artificial intelligent (AI) robot named “Xiao yi” is wandering around to assist doctors with making initial diagnosis for patients.

Artificial Intelligence Aided Diagnosis and Treatment Center, which is established jointly by Anhui Provincial...

Jul 29, 2018

He has turned rice husks into clothing, and kitchen waste into business cards. From furniture at European Starbucks stores to a mobile upcycling unit on the Tibetan Plateau, he is all about exploiting the capitalist production system to make recycling sexy.

In the pursuit and practice of the circular economy...

Jul 29, 2018

DUBAI, UAE --( ASIA TODAY )-- INDEX – the Middle East’s largest interiors exhibition – is gearing up for its second design event of the year, and will offer a fully rounded creative experience by running alongside its new sister show, FIM.

While INDEX will continue to provide a sourcing platform for...