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Dec 29, 2018

Older adults make the same financial decisions for themselves and others, while young adults take more risks when making financial decisions for others

A recent study by researchers from the National University of Singapore (NUS) found that when it comes to making financial decisions under risk, older...

Dec 28, 2018

IMPACT, approaching its 20th year in business, emphasized its ability to provide diverse choices of venues with a comprehensive range of facilities and one-stop solutions. Starting from January next year, exhibition halls and facilities at IMPACT will be renamed to make it easier to remember. The company also...

Dec 27, 2018

Is people analytics as developed in Asia as it is in the US? If not, what opportunities remain untapped?

I was at the Wharton People Analytics conference, watching a machine learning expert describe the power of algorithmic hiring.

"Can an algorithm make a better hiring decision than a human?" the...

Dec 19, 2018

In 2017, Bolloré Logistics Japan was awarded the transportation of materials and equipment from Mitsubishi Corporation for a large-scale fertilizer plant in Navoiy, a city in the central region of Uzbekistan. By September 2018, our team had successfully transported 24 heavy-lift units by hydraulic conventional...

Dec 15, 2018

10 December 2018 – The fourth HKTDC Hong Kong International Franchising Show and the second edition of the HKTDC SmartBiz Expo, both organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), were held last week (5-7 Dec). This year’s Franchising Show featured more than 130 exhibitors from 13 countries and...

Dec 13, 2018

YA'AN, China, Dec. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Themed "Giant Panda, Integrated Tourism, Great Fusion", the 2nd Sichuan Tourism New Media Marketing Conference and Launch Event for the China Giant Panda Culture Alliance concluded on December 6 in Ya'an, Sichuan province. Over 450 tourism and media industry experts from...

Dec 13, 2018

ABS-CBN Corporation, the Philippines' leading media and entertainment company, marked its 65th founding anniversary with the inauguration of its brand new sound stages in San Jose del Monte, Bulacan today (December 12).

ABS-CBN president and chief executive officer Carlo Katigbak said the two sound stages...

Dec 13, 2018

Hamburg, December 13, 2018 --( ASIA TODAY )-- The world's most renowned architecture prize for skyscrapers, the Emporis Skyscraper Award, has been awarded to the Lotte World Tower in Seoul, South Korea. Every year Emporis' (www.emporis.com) expert...

Dec 11, 2018

Inspired by SPS IPC Drives in Nuremberg, Germany and its first sister event in China, SIAF – SPS Industrial Automation Fair Guangzhou, Smart Industry Solutions Shanghai (SISS) was successfully held on 4 September. The conference took place concurrently with Shanghai Intelligent Building Technology (SIBT) and...

Dec 06, 2018

The Malaysian government has set an annual growth rate target of 20 per cent for the e-commerce sector in the country, from 14.3 per cent growth posted in 2017, via various initiatives.

International trade and industry minister Darrell Leiking said e-commerce contribution to GDP in Malaysia continuously...

Dec 06, 2018

6 December 2018 – The second Asian E-tailing Summit concluded yesterday at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC). Organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), the one-day event offered a one-stop platform to explore the future development of e-commerce and was attended by more than...

Dec 04, 2018

SEOUL, South Korea, Dec. 3, 2018 --( ASIA TODAY )-- COEX FOOD WEEK KOREA 2018 celebrated its successful 13th edition from November 28th to December 1st at Coex Halls A, B, C and D. This year's show brought together more than 53,000 visitors and 900 companies from 19 countries, occupying 1,500 booths. The festival...

Dec 04, 2018

4 December 2018 – The latest business opportunities in Asia come into sharp focus at the 19th Hong Kong Forum, which opened today at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre and runs until tomorrow. Co-organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) and the Federation of Hong Kong Business...

Dec 01, 2018

Kathmandu --( ASIA TODAY )-- Representatives from 19 countries are all set to meet in Kathmandu on Monday (3 December) at the 14th meeting of the Regional Consultative Committee on Disaster Management (RCC).

The three-day event is being hosted by the Ministry of Home Affairs (MoHA), in collaboration with...

Dec 01, 2018

HAIKOU, China, Nov. 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- On November 24, the 2018 (19th) Hainan International Tourism Island Carnival kicked off in Haikou, introducing more than 120 activities for visitors from home and abroad, for unforgettable leisure time in Hainan. The governor of Hainan Province, Mr. Shen Xiaoming,...

Nov 30, 2018

SEOUL, South Korea, Nov. 26, 2018 --( ASIA TODAY )-- The 13th Food Week Korea will take place at Coex Halls A-D, Seoul, South Korea, from November 28 to December 1, 2018. With more than 840 companies and 19 countries participating in this annual international food and beverage exhibition, Coex Food Week Korea will...

Nov 29, 2018

Korea, China, and Japan have been on the frontline of the development of the 5G network, referred to as the network of networks, what with Asia being a hotbed for innovation. However, as the dawn of the 5G network nighs, battle lines have been...

Nov 29, 2018

As a Lifestyle and Etiquette Consultant, I meet people of all natures from all over the globe.

Whether in Business, Diplomacy, any Social Settings or Youth, life has taught me one thing: Building relationships with people will lead you to success, in private and in business. You will connect with people more...

Nov 27, 2018

Precinct reveals series of venues set to feature at the BEA Greater China Showcase

23 November 2018 --( ASIA TODAY )-- Melbourne & Olympic Parks (M&OP), home of the Australian Open and world-class event experiences, has announced a series of Melbourne venues set to showcase at the Business Events...

Nov 24, 2018

As the aviation industry continues to expand rapidly over the next two decades, growing demand for airline seats will outstrip the supply of qualified pilots. The biggest shortage will be in Asia where airlines have more new planes on order than anywhere else.

Economic growth and rising incomes across the...

Nov 16, 2018

According to PwC, virtual reality is the fastest growing segment in the entertainment and media sector

Nov 09, 2018

Inaugural event in Dubai draws biggest names in commerce to tackle convergence of retail with technology, experience and hospitality

Dubai, UAE, 7 November 2018 --( ASIA TODAY )-- Beauty powerhouse Huda Kattan will join Sir Richard Branson in headlining The Retail Summit, a new business event for C-level...