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Apr 08, 2019
  • Hyundai Motor's 'STYLE SET FREE' concept offers a glimpse of how people envision the in-car experience in the age of self-driving vehicles
  • Hyundai to co-host an interactive panel discussion with Monocle featuring Tyler Brule, editor-in-chief of Monocle
  • Apr 04, 2019

    CHIANG RAI, THAILAND (4 April 2019) — Southeast Asian governments, the Asian Development Bank (ADB), and major development financiers today launched the “ASEAN Catalytic Green Finance Facility”, a new initiative to spur more than $1 billion in green infrastructure investments across Southeast Asia. The launch...

    Apr 03, 2019

    VIENTIANE, LAO PDR – On March 22, 2019, officials from the Governments of Laos and the United States celebrated the successful completion of the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) LUNA II project at a ceremony at the Lao Plaza Hotel in Vientiane. The event, co-chaired by Minister of Industry and...

    Apr 01, 2019

    The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Philippine Association of State Universities and Colleges (PASUC) launched a strategy to build innovation capacity among public higher education institutions throughout the country on February 12, 2019.

    Apr 01, 2019

    -Enabling investors to access quality overseas properties and equip them with knowledge of investment strategies and professional advice from leading experts

    HONG KONG and SINGAPORE, April 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Hosted by REA Group Asia, SMART Investment & International Property Expo (SMART Expo), one...

    Apr 01, 2019

    29 March 2019 – Embracing the new theme of “Less Carbon, Less Waste • Green Innovation”, the 14th Eco Expo Asia will showcase a wide range of environmental products and solutions from Hong Kong, Mainland China, Asia and the global green tech community. The expo, running from 30 October to 2 November 2019 at...

    Mar 29, 2019

    March 29, 2019 08:00 PM Hong Kong Time - GWANGJU, South Korea--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SOS LAB, a LiDAR startup from South Korea whose “Hybrid-Scanning” LiDAR for autonomous vehicles captured the global media’s attention at CES 2019, was recently awarded “LAB Start Up 2019,” by the South Korean Ministry of Science and ICT...

    Mar 29, 2019

    The collaboration should provide an enhanced experience for Japanese travelers to Hawaii

    TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hilton Grand Vacations Inc. (NYSE:HGV) and Japan Airlines (JAL) today announced a comprehensive plan to develop new programs and services that capitalize on HGV’s vacation ownership and JAL’s...

    Mar 28, 2019

    What really makes a happy nation? The report’s authors insist it's not just about money. Finland tops the happiness list despite not having the highest GDP of the Nordic countries.

    The world is getting used to being told that Scandinavian countries are among the best places to live. The release of the 2019...

    Mar 28, 2019

    Changi Airport Singapore achieved great success at the 2019 World Airport Awards, being voted by air travellers as the World’s Best Airport for the seventh consecutive year. This is the 10th time in the 20 year history of the World Airport Awards that Changi Airport Singapore has been named the World’s Best Airport...

    Mar 27, 2019

    SINGAPORE, March 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- A roadshow with the aim of promoting Hangzhou as the destination for conferences aimed at 'new economy' industries was held at Singapore Marriott Tang Plaza Hotel on March 20. The event is part of Hangzhou's latest efforts in further expanding its international presence in...

    Mar 25, 2019

    If your business is a success in your home country, it’s natural to be curious about the possibility of taking this success to the next level with global expansion. Companies which manage to do so open a whole new world of possibilities for their business’ potential, but not every business has what it takes....

    Mar 25, 2019

    Vietnam on Wednesday on March 20 started construction of a race circuit in the capital Hanoi where the Southeast Asian city will host its first Formula One race presumably in April next year.

    Formula One chief Jean Todt hailed the inaugural Vietnamese Grand Prix in Hanoi as “a great opportunity to open doors...

    Mar 22, 2019

    BANGKOK, March 22, 2019 -- STYLE Bangkok, a premier international lifestyle trade fair of Asia, is all set to offer the most comprehensive array of merchandise for diverse lifestyles at its one-stop sourcing platform at BITEC Bangkok, Thailand, from 17-21 April 2019.

    Meticulous planned to ensure highest...

    Mar 21, 2019

    Incheon (ESCAP News) – From past to present, technology has shaped the path of sustainable development in several key Asian economies, according to a new report launched today by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP).

    Mar 21, 2019

    March 21, 2019 02:00 PM Hong Kong Time - HANGZHOU, China--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Tmall Global today unveiled two key initiatives that further Alibaba’s plans to bring $200 billion worth of international goods into China over the next five years and help businesses of all sizes enter the China market.

    The...

    Mar 20, 2019

    SINGAPORE, March 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Sea Asia 2019, Asia's anchor maritime and offshore conference and exhibition, is set to host more than 15,000 attendees from over 80 countries and regions this 9 - 11 April in Singapore.

    Taking place as part of the 14th Singapore Maritime Week (6 - 14 April), it will...

    Mar 20, 2019

    50+ brand owners and marketing experts share latest creative trends

    Mar 19, 2019

    The Company Continues Its Expansion, Unveils New Offices in Quarry Bay, Hong Kong

    March 19, 2019 10:30 AM Hong Kong Time - HONG KONG--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Compass Offices, Hong Kong’s leading serviced office provider, has unveiled its latest flexible workspace on Hong Kong Island East.

    Spanning two floors...

    Mar 19, 2019

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, March 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- UBM Malaysia has now opened its leading built industries exhibition in ASEAN regions -- ASEAN SUPER 8 in conjunction with International Construction Week (ICW) 2019. UBM has staged its official opening ceremony in the presence of numerous important guests,...

    Mar 18, 2019

    Vietnam has become a new preferred location for luxury property buyers, whether domestic or foreign, due to the country’s impressive economic growth and easier legislation to own real estate. Premium condominiums in numerous new developments in Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi, as well as in the beach towns in between...

    Mar 13, 2019

    Bangkok (ESCAP News) --( ASIA TODAY )-- Against the backdrop of uncertain trade relations between the United States and China, senior government officials from across Asia and the Pacific gathered in Bangkok this week to re-iterate their commitment to strengthening regional trade and investment.

    Convened by...