Wednesday July 8, 2020 12:09

ACROSS ASIA Press Releases

Kantar's Asia Brand Footprint: Brands Ensure Growth Using Key Levers Based on Evolving Consumer General—18 Jun 20

Kantar announces the launch of the 2020 Asia Brand Footprint. The key findings of the report include the five emerging consumer trends across Asia that influenced buyer behaviour. Based on these new consumer needs, Kantar uncovered five key levers for

Rapyd Research Identifies Rising Digital Payments Winners Across Asia Stcoks—11 Jun 20

The Rapyd 2020 Asia Pacific eCommerce and Payment Study conducted in March and April across seven countries in APAC reveals the most frequently used and preferred payment methods of 3,500 consumers Rapyd, a global Fintech as a Service company, has

In Collaboration with Leading Telcos, Experian Helps Thousands of COVID-19 impacted Consumers in IT—18 May 20

- Experian is working with existing telco partners across Asian markets to allow them to rapidly provide assistance to their subscribers to minimise financial or movement control impacts of the COVID-19 outbreak - by offering temporary increased credit

Hotel Investors in Asia Pivoting Towards Debt Financing as Owners Look to Shore Up Balance Sheets Events—12 May 20

With hotels across the region operating at limited capacity, owners will increasingly turn to creative financing solutions to ride out near-term turbulence. Hotels owners across Asia are seeking greater access to debt financing to bolster cash flows as

Fullerton Health Launches a Free COVID-19 Symptom Checker and Chat Function for Singapore, with Heathcare—08 May 20

In its efforts to combat COVID-19 across Asia Pacific, Fullerton Health announced today that it has launched its COVID-19 symptom checker and chat function on its LiveFuller mobile application platform ("LiveFuller") in Singapore. Developed using

Anantara Implements New “Stay With Peace of Mind” Programme Enhancing Health & Lifestyle—28 Apr 20

Anantara Hotels, Resorts & Spas, currently with a portfolio of 41 hotels across Asia, the Middle East, Indian Ocean, Africa and Europe, has announced plans to implement sweeping new health and hygiene measures to reassure travellers of a renewed

Huawei’s AI-Assisted Technology Services Help Combat COVID-19 in Asia General—22 Apr 20

As part of its action plan to help customers to fight COVID-19, Huawei is providing technological services in artificial intelligence (AI), video conferencing, wireless network coverage and smartphones to nations across Asia Pacific. Huawei has joined

Life in the Time of Coronavirus: How China is Using Digital Technology to Shine a Light Amid the General—09 Mar 20

Since the start of 2020, countries across Asia have been living and coping with interruptions caused by the outbreak of COVID-19. The good news is that the maturity and reliability of technology such as video conferencing services like Zoom, online

Celebrating Spring (Festival): Tokyo Takes Top Destinations Spot for Asian Travelers During Lunar Lifestyle—17 Jan 20

Tokyo, Bangkok and Taipei are the top three destinations for travelers from across Asia to celebrate the Lunar New Year, according to data from Agoda, one of the world's fastest growing digital travel platforms (https://www.agoda.com/?site_id=1811392).

Minor Hotels Announces Signing of Two New Properties in Qatar To Operate Under its Anantara and NH Events—12 Dec 19

Minor Hotels Announces Signing of Two New Properties in Qatar To Operate Under its Anantara and NH Collection Brands Minor Hotels, a hotel owner, operator and investor, currently with a portfolio of 536 hotels and resorts in 55 countries across Asia

Best Western Hotels Resorts Outlines Vision for the Future at 2019 Asia Members Events—02 Dec 19

Best Western Hotels & Resorts is celebrating the successful conclusion of its 2019 Asia Members Meeting, which gathered delegates from all across Asia in Vietnam's Phu Quoc Island for a full day of immersive meetings, discussions and networking

Equality beyond reach for many women and girls in Asia-Pacific UN Ministerial Conference opens with General—27 Nov 19

Over 500 Ministers, senior policymakers, UN officials, civil society, youth and private sector representatives from across Asia and the Pacific region today gathered in Bangkok to chart out priority actions to support accelerated progress on gender

Best Western Hotels Resorts Offers 15% Off Rooms and FB to UOB Cardholders All Across Lifestyle—22 Nov 19

Best Western Hotels & Resorts has launched an exciting new promotion for customers of United Overseas Bank (UOB), one of Asia's leading multinational banks. Under the new campaign, UOB cardholders will be offered up to 15 percent off the Best

SureStay Hotel Group Arrives in Laos with New Hotel in the Heart of Lifestyle—19 Nov 19

Best Western Hotels & Resorts continues to introduce its innovative SureStay Hotel Group to exciting new destinations across Asia, with the signing of the brand's inaugural property in Laos. Opening its doors on November 19, 2019, SureStay Hotel by

The Big Heart Foundation: USD 136,000 Award for Refugee Advocacy by Sharjah UNHCR Expands Across General—06 Nov 19

The entirety of Africa has come under the geographical purview of the USD 136,000 Sharjah International Award for Refugee Advocacy and Support (SIARA). The award's expansion into Africa along with its existing jurisdictions of MENA and Asia regions, is

Artyzen Hospitality Group has Growth Across Asia in its Sights Events—22 Oct 19

- Seven pipeline projects across mainland China and Singapore to be operated by 2023 Artyzen indicates its longer term intentions to grow its global footprint Artyzen Hospitality Group, a Hong Kong-based international hotel management company, has

Data Presented at 3rd Healthy Lung Summit 2019, Demonstrates Impact of AstraZeneca#s Healthy Lung Heathcare—15 Oct 19

Broadening commitment to drive improvements for patients with respiratory disease across Asia, AstraZeneca and Business Sweden - The Swedish Trade & Invest Council host the third Healthy Lung Summit. Building on the continued success of the Healthy

KTC Cardholders Enjoy Generous Discounts and Extra Benefits with Best Western(R) Hotels Resorts Lifestyle—09 Oct 19

Best Western Hotels & Resorts has launched an exciting new promotion for customers of KTC, one of Thailand's largest and most popular banks. Under the new campaign, KTC cardholders will be offered up to 15 percent off the Best Available Rate (BAR) at

G2 Reveals Highest Rated Software Companies in Asia Pacific IT—08 Oct 19

G2 highlights best software companies across Asia Pacific as it expands regional investment with new Singapore office G2.com (formerly G2 Crowd), the world's largest B2B tech marketplace for software and services that helps businesses make smarter

Far East Hospitality Expands Footprint Across Asia Lifestyle—05 Sep 19

Far East Hospitality, Singapore's leading operator of hotels and serviced residences, today announces the company's first property in Japan, the names of two hotels under the Hotel Management Agreement (HMA) in Vietnam, and a five-month business update

Asia-Pacific governments embrace technological innovations, regional network to boost disaster General—30 Aug 19

Governments across Asia and the Pacific this week endorsed a set of collective recommendations and initiatives, including scaling up regional cooperation to complement national efforts in reducing disaster risk, in recognition of the changing geography

MARRIOTT BONVOY REVEALS LIMITED-TIME PROMOTION WITH MR. MEN LITTLE MISS AT HOTELS AND RESORTS General—30 Aug 19

Marriott Bonvoy is Gifting Mr. Men & Little Miss Travel Collectables to the Children of Marriott Bonvoy Members at Over 450 Participating Properties and Offering Members a Chance to Meet Illustrator and Creator, Adam Hargreaves Marriott

Photo Release: Mastercard Presents its Leading Position in Real-Time Payments at the Bangkok Stcoks—19 Jul 19

Recently, at the Bangkok Fintech Fair 2019, Mastercard announced a commitment to deliver a growing suite of real-time and digital payments solutions across Asia Pacific through its regional real-time payments hub, with data centers in Thailand and

NEW SAFE STEPS KIDS PROGRAMME TO EDUCATE YOUNG CHILDREN IN ASIA ON SAVING LIVES DURING General—11 Jul 19

Prudence Foundation, the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies and Cartoon Network team up to present safety information in a fun and innovative way The safety awareness programme, which will be rolled out across Asia,

Asian companies prioritise technology, sustainability and people as drivers of future growth, HSBC Events—26 Jun 19

Businesses across Asia increasingly believe the strongest opportunities for future growth lie in technology, sustainability and developing talent to harness digital advancement. While more than a third of Asian businesses are prioritising expansion into

Asian companies prioritise technology, sustainability and people as drivers of future growth, HSBC Events—26 Jun 19

Businesses across Asia increasingly believe the strongest opportunities for future growth lie in technology, sustainability and developing talent to harness digital advancement. While more than a third of Asian businesses are prioritising expansion into

#Hua Hin Run To Give 2019 Charity Fundraising Event Returns! General—24 Jun 19

Marriott International is delighted to announce the return of the successful "Run to Give", annual charity fundraising running event organized by Marriott International involving participating Marriott hotels across Asia Pacific. It's all part of

Asia-Pacific governments adopt regional actions to fulfil promise of leaving no one behind Nine General—31 May 19

Senior government representatives from across Asia and the Pacific on Friday called for greater efforts to advance equality and empowerment for over four billion people across the region. Over 800 delegates attended the 75th Session of the United Nations

Western Union Digital Expands in Asia: Thailand Now Live Events—29 May 19

Western Union Led Digital Services in Thailand – a First for the Money Transfer Sector As a part of its digital expansion plans across Asia, Western Union, a leader in cross-border, cross-currency money movement, broke new ground in Thailand with