Friday April 27, 2018 13:52

EAST ASIA Press Releases

Onitsuka Tiger Brand Opens South East Asias biggest store in Bangkok General—25 Apr 18

Grand opening in Siam Center to feature full range of Onitsuka Tiger products, From MEXICO 66 SD, TIGER MHS, CALIFORNIA 78 EX , DELEGATION LIGHT to exclusive NIPPON MADE collection Onitsuka Tiger brand is excited to announce the opening of their biggest

ASEAN MPs urge leaders to strengthen regional rights responses, at upcoming Singapore Summit General—25 Apr 18

Bangkok--25 Apr--ASEAN Parliamentarians for Human Rights

Southeast Asian leaders meeting in Singapore this week must address pressing regional human rights concerns, including by taking steps to reform and strengthen ASEAN's human rights mechanisms. That was the call from ASEAN Parliamentarians for Human Rights (APHR) today in a letter to heads of state in advance of the 32ndASEAN Summit.

"As regional integration proceeds, it is imperative for ASEAN to ensure that a focus on human rights is included in all pillars and sectors of the organization. ASEAN must also strengthen the protection mandates of its human rights bodies, if it seeks to be seen as a credible and outward-looking regional bloc," the letter reads.

The letter comes on the heels of a series of setbacks for democracy and human rights in Southeast Asia in the past 12 months. APHR has previously highlighted concerning situations in a number of countries, including a brutal military campaign in Myanmar against the minority Rohingya, an unprecedented assault on independent civil society and the opposition in Cambodia, and attacks on press freedom from governments across the region.

"In the last year, we have seen an especially alarming regression of democracy and human rights protections region-wide. It is deeply worrying that ASEAN has largely stood by silently a

Central Pattana unveils #Central Village to be the First International Luxury Outlet in Thailand, Properties—24 Apr 18

- Targeting 'Young Affluent' as a new segment; smart shopper, quality seeker, and status hunter Situated in a prime location near Suvarnabhumi Airport, targeting local and international tourists who love world-famous brands Central Pattana Public

Central Pattana unveils #Central Village to be the First International Luxury Outlet in Thailand, Properties—24 Apr 18

Targeting 'Young Affluent' as a new segment; smart shopper, quality seeker, and status hunter Situated in a prime location near Suvarnabhumi Airport, targeting local and international tourists who love world-famous brands Central Pattana Public Company

ThoughtWorks Announces First Female Head of Technology for Southeast Asia and Takes Home Gold at IT—24 Apr 18

ThoughtWorks, a global software development and digital transformation consultancy, today announced Thao Dang has been named Head of Technology for Southeast Asia. Ms Dang, with 11 years of tech consulting experience, will lead the Singapore office in

Discover a wonderful life with HUAWEI AppGallery IT—24 Apr 18

In recent years, Chinese smartphone vendors accelerated their growth in the European, Japanese and Southeast Asian markets. According to an analyst of research and advisory company Gartner, worldwide sales of smartphones recorded overall decline during

ThoughtWorks Announces First Female Head of Technology for Southeast Asia and Takes Home Gold at IT—23 Apr 18

ThoughtWorks Singapore honoured for best-in-class recruitment and talent management practices ThoughtWorks , a global software development and digital transformation consultancy, today announced Thao Dang has been named Head of Technology for Southeast

JIINTECH started market development to Southeast Asia, with high temperature and humidity, by IT—23 Apr 18

JIINTECH (CEO: Jihyun Park) is a comprehensive security monitoring system company that is gathering attention by providing young, innovative and differentiated systems in the fast growing digital security monitoring system market. The cooling solution,

ภาพข่าว: รมช.คลัง ร่วมการประชุม Joint Meeting of the World Bank - IMF Southeast Asia ทั่วไป—20 Apr 18

นายวิสุทธิ์ ศรีสุพรรณ รัฐมนตรีช่วยว่าการกระทรวงการคลัง ในฐานะหัวหน้าคณะผู้แทนไทย พร้อมด้วยนายไพบูลย์ กิตติศรีกังวาน รองผู้ว่าการธนาคารแห่งประเทศไทย ร่วมการประชุมร่วมของผู้ว่าการของประเทศสมาชิกกลุ่มออกเสียงเอเชียตะวันออกเฉียงใต้ของธนาคารโลกและกองทุนการเงิน

South East Asia Hotel Investors Summit (SEAHIS) Returns with Over 80 top Speakers to the Westin General—20 Apr 18

The South East Asia Hotel Investors' Summit returns in May and will again feature top executives from both hotel owning groups and management companies and a range of cutting-edge topics. Organised by HOFTEL, the world's only global hotel owners'

True Digital Park joins forces with the government and global tech giants in creating the most Telecom—11 Apr 18

True Digital Park, Thailand's first and Southeast Asia's largest digital hub, led by President Mr. Thanasorn Jaidee, recently unveiled its first set of partners of over 30 organizations including government agencies, global tech giants, academic

กลุ่มทรู ประกาศร่วมลงทุนโครงการเคเบิ้ลใต้น้ำสายใหม่ SJC2 ไอที—17 Apr 18

กลุ่มทรู ประกาศร่วมลงทุนโครงการเคเบิ้ลใต้น้ำสายใหม่ SJC2 เสริมศักยภาพประเทศไทยให้เชื่อมต่อการสื่อสารระหว่างประเทศในอนาคตได้ดียิ่งขึ้น กลุ่มทรูและสมาชิกร่วมโครงการ Southeast Asia – Japan 2 consortium (SJC2) ได้ลงนามข้อตกลงกับ NEC Corporation

True Group Enhances Its International Connectivity with Southeast Asia-Japan 2 Telecom—12 Apr 18

True Group Enhances Its International Connectivity with Southeast Asia-Japan 2 (SJC2) Submarine Cable True Group and the members of the Southeast Asia – Japan 2 consortium (SJC2) signed an agreement with NEC Corporation to build a high performance

PHNIX Vows to Release More New Heat Pump Hot Water Products in Southeast Asia to Meet User Energy—12 Apr 18

Because of significant increasing demandfrom Southeast Asia for PHNIX heat pump hot water products in the last six months, PHNIX, a leading heat pump manufacturer in China, has announced that it will launch even more new products and market support

Siam Commercial Bank emerges as Southeast Asias first bank to engage in quantum computing Stcoks—10 Apr 18

Siam Commercial Bank (SCB), through its financial technology subsidiary Digital Ventures, today announced a strategic investment in 1QBit, a software company focused on quantum and quantum-inspired computing based in Vancouver, British Columbia. The

ShopBack Thailand Announces Partnership With Shopee IT—09 Apr 18

ShopBack, the biggest online Cashback platform connecting retailers and consumers, is partnering with Shopee, the leading e-commerce platform in Southeast Asia and Taiwan, in response to Shopee being the top-requested merchant by ShopBack customers. This

ASIAS LARGEST, MOST REVOLUTIONARY CRUISE SHIP QUANTUM OF THE SEAS TO RETURN TO SOUTHEAST ASIA IN Lifestyle—09 Apr 18

Royal Caribbean International today announced that its Asia's largest and most revolutionary ship, Quantum of the Seas, will be back in Southeast Asia for a six-month homeporting season in 2019 to 2020 – the cruise line's longest ever deployment in

ProWine Asia 2018 to delve into Southeast Asia#s growing thirst for wines and General—26 Mar 18

Leading Asian wine and spirits companies, including Rockland Distilleries (Sri Lanka), Siam Winery (Thailand) and Rachelle The Rabbit Meadery (Singapore) will be showcasing their latest offerings at ProWine Asia 2018, alongside some of the biggest names

AGC Establishes Marketing Base in Myanmar Properties—09 Apr 18

AGC Asahi Glass (hereinafter AGC) has opened a branch of AGC Asia Pacific Pte. Ltd., which oversees the Southeast Asian region, in Yangon City, the Republic of the Union of Myanmar (hereinafter referred to as "Myanmar"). Going forward, the AGC Group will

Southeast Asia launches regional smart energy startup support initiative IT—05 Apr 18

A regional partnership between Germany's leading provider of international cooperation services Deutsche Gesellschaft fuer Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH and the California Clean Energy Fund (CalCEF) has launched New Energy Nexus Southeast Asia

Lazada kicks off 6th Birthday in Southeast Asia with #Born to Run Marathon Entertainment—04 Apr 18

Thanida Suiwatana (6th from right), Chief Marketing Officer, Lazada Thailand and Bella Ranee (7th from right) Lazada's brand ambassador donates the marathon's registration fees, without any expense deduction, total of 600,000 THB to six foundations

กลุ่มทรู ประกาศร่วมลงทุนโครงการเคเบิ้ลใต้น้ำสายใหม่ SJC2เสริมศักยภาพประเทศไทยให้เชื่อมต่อการสื่อสารร สื่อสาร—03 Apr 18

กรุงเทพฯ 3 เมษายน 2561 – กลุ่มทรูและสมาชิกร่วมโครงการ Southeast Asia – Japan 2 consortium (SJC2) ได้ลงนามข้อตกลงกับ NEC Corporation ร่วมสร้างเครือข่ายสายเคเบิ้ลใต้น้ำประสิทธิภาพสูง

กลุ่มทรู ประกาศร่วมลงทุนโครงการเคเบิ้ลใต้น้ำสายใหม่ SJC2 เสริมศักยภาพประเทศไทยให้เชื่อมต่อการสื่อสาร สื่อสาร—03 Apr 18

กลุ่มทรูและสมาชิกร่วมโครงการ Southeast Asia – Japan 2 consortium (SJC2) ได้ลงนามข้อตกลงกับ NEC Corporation ร่วมสร้างเครือข่ายสายเคเบิ้ลใต้น้ำประสิทธิภาพสูง

Watch Out Thailand, Honors Latest Mid-Ranger Killer Phones Are Official Now, Honor 9Lite: the Most IT—02 Apr 18

Honor, a leading smartphone E-brand, successfully launched the Honor 9Lite and Honor 7X today at the Avani Riverside Hotel, marking the young brand's official arrival in Thailand and expansion in South East Asia. A wide range of top-tier media, Honor's

HOOQ FILMMAKERS GUILD PREMIERES 5 ORIGINAL ASIAN PILOTS Entertainment—02 Apr 18

The five selected screenplays premiere with the opportunity for one to become a full series HOOQ – the largest Video on Demand service in South-East Asia – will premiere 5 original selected screenplays as pilot episodes to on the platform.

The crowdfunding campaign of One Man, Stand-Alone: On the trail of the old movie General—30 Mar 18

Philip Jablon, the founder and principal of The Southeast Asia Movie Theater Project, is holding a crowdfunding campaign to raise money for a feature length documentary about his work photographing forgotten stand-alone movie theaters in Myanmar and

Southeast Asian countries must scale-up efforts to maintain progress towards the ASEAN Community General—30 Mar 18

(ESCAP News) -- ASEAN countries will need to accelerate efforts to promote economic, social and environmental advancement towards the ASEAN Community Vision 2025 and the UN 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, according to a joint report launched

East Asia Region Implements 11 Legal Reforms to Improve Womens Economic Inclusion, But More Laws Stcoks—30 Mar 18

WASHINGTON, March 29, 2018 – Economies in the East Asia and Pacific carried out 11 legal reforms in the past two years to promote women's economic inclusion, says the World Bank Group's Women, Business and Law 2018 report, released today. But much

Black Desert Online is a Major Hit with Southeast Asian Adventurers Entertainment—29 Mar 18

Adventurers from all over Southeast Asia have been flocking to the Black Desert to embark on their journeys. Pearl Abyss's highly anticipated PC MMORPG launched in the SEA region on January 10, and users have been continuously raving about just how

A Closer Look at Honor The Newcomer to Thailand Smartphone Market IT—27 Mar 18

Honor, a young, innovative, and trend-setting brand, is expanding rapidly into new markets across South East Asia and will officially launch in Thailand on March 27. With this big step, Honor will yet again prove it is committed to providing flagship