Wednesday April 8, 2020 08:10

EAST ASIA Press Releases

iQIYI Launches Chinese Animated Blockbuster "Nezha" Exclusively Across Nine Southeast Asian Countries Entertainment—07 Apr 20

iQIYI Inc. (NASDAQ: IQ) ("iQIYI" or the "Company"), an innovative market-leading online entertainment service in China, launches the highly-acclaimed animated film Nezha (the "Film") exclusively across nine Southeast Asian countries on April 5. The Film,

ASEAN Needs Stronger Coordination, Skills and Transparency to Elevate Sustainable Infrastructure Projects Stcoks—02 Apr 20

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With Southeast Asia facing a funding deficit to meet its burgeoning energy and infrastructure needs, the region needs stronger coordination, skills and transparency in elevating sustainable projects to investors. These findings, amongst 10 recommendations to government, banks and business, were shared in the report by the Singapore Institute of International Affairs (SIIA) that was launched today. The report was supported by HSBC and exclusive knowledge partner, KPMG in Singapore.

Titled “Financing Sustainable Infrastructure in ASEAN”, the report finds that underpinning Southeast Asia’s underutilisation of sustainable financing – in order to meet its vast infrastructure needs – is a lack of commonality in environmental and social (E&S) standards and risks considered by financial institutions, project developers, multilateral institutions and governments.

According to the Asian Development Bank, the infrastructure gap in the ASEAN region from 2016 through 2030 is approximately US$2.8 trillion, or US$184 billion annually. The limited state budgets in many countries have raised the urgency for private financial institutions to channel more green and sustainable financing towards infrastructure projects. This is especially in the power and transport sectors which have the largest climate-adjusted inve

Grab announces GrabCares programme to alleviate impact of COVID-19 in Events—02 Apr 20

Grab, the leading everyday everything super app in Southeast Asia, today announced the GrabCares #pullingthroughittogether programme aimed at alleviating the impact of COVID-19 through a series of support measures for merchant-partners and micro, small

South East Asian small business owners view their printer as a technology partner they cannot IT—01 Apr 20

South East small business owners study highlights family, purpose and technology sit at the core of modern businesses Key findings: In South East Asia, business success is defined by providing economic opportunity for family84% of small business owners

Honda R&D Southeast Asia Co., Ltd. confirms one of its associates has tested positive for Events—31 Mar 20

Honda R&D Southeast Asia Co., Ltd., the research and development center for Honda’s motorcycle and power products in Southeast Asia, has been strictly following procedures to minimize the risk of COVID-19 infection within the organization as

All-new Honda City Turbo Awarded 5-Star ASEAN NCAP Rating,Reinforcing its Superior Performance, Automotive—31 Mar 20

Honda Automobile (Thailand) Co., Ltd. announced another milestone for the 5th-generation all-new Honda City as it received a 5-star rating in the latest ASEAN NCAP (New Car Assessment Program for Southeast Asia) test of vehicle safety standards. The

Southeast Asia logistics startup Inteluck secures US$5M+ from MindWorks and Events—31 Mar 20

Inteluck, a Southeast Asia-based data-driven third-party logistics platform, announced that it has raised US$5M+ in Series Pre-B funding round led by MindWorks Capital with participation from Infinity Venture Partners and leading on-demand logistics

“Better safe than sorry”: Majority of businesses in SEA aim to improve their IT IT—31 Mar 20

However, more than 1-in-10 still use free security software; nearly 2-in-10 secure their corporate networks with solutions intended for home use The recent high-profile breaches against enterprises in Southeast Asia (SEA) have raised the level of

Shiseido Asia Pacific & Shopee announce strategic partnership to drive growth of J-Beauty Events—30 Mar 20

Shopee, the leading e-commerce platform in Southeast Asia and Taiwan, and Shiseido Asia Pacific, a subsidiary of Shiseido Company, Limited, one of the world’s most established beauty companies, reaffirm their strategic partnership through a Joint

JST Group reverse economic trend move new home heading their business as international Events—23 Mar 20

Over 40 years on the road of business about drilling specialist for the oil and gas industry in Thailand and Southeast Asia. Therefore CEO of JST Group have a plan to readjust strategy for drive their business in the future by established a new office

KTC-Shopee provide worthwhile discounts every Monday. New Shopee users earn 20% Events—23 Mar 20

“KTC” or Krungthai Card Public Company Limited, joins forces with “Shopee”, the leading e-commerce platform in Southeast Asia and Taiwan, go all out with irresistible discount promotions for existing and new users. Existing

Jack Ma Foundation and Alibaba Foundation Announce Donations to Four Southeast Asian Heathcare—20 Mar 20

Jack Ma Foundation and Alibaba Foundation announced donations of medical supplies to four Southeast Asian countries. The foundations have been able to reach out to the governments of Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand and the Philippines and propose the

EngageRocket Raises $3M Series A, led by Qualgro, to boost People Analytics in Southeast Stcoks—19 Mar 20

- As the war for skilled talent intensifies, the Singapore-based HR tech startup aims to expand People Analytics into new Southeast Asian markets EngageRocket, the fastest-growing Asian employee engagement and performance software, today announced a S$3

Archipelago International Announced 8 New Hotels Signings in Just 12 Lifestyle—17 Mar 20

Archipelago International, Southeast Asia's largest privately owned and independent hotel management group is growing at a record pace. The Group just announced eight new signings year-to-date in Indonesia, adding more than 1,300 rooms to its portfolio

JLL Unveils Funding for PropTech in Southeast Asia Holds Strong at US$72.9 Properties—17 Mar 20

Research commissioned by JLL with data compiled by Tech in Asia reveals funding for property technology start-ups in SEA is second highest in Asia-Pacific in 2019 Southeast Asia poses the second highest number of deals and undisclosed funding across of

วิทยากรจากทั่วโลกลัดฟ้ามามอบข้อมูลเชิงลึก สร้างความพร้อมเพื่อการพัฒนาความสามารถและฝึกฝนทักษะการเป็นผ ปฏิทินข่าว—16 Mar 20

ศูนย์พัฒนาและส่งเสริมการเรียนรู้ตลอดชีวิตแห่งภูมิภาคอาเซียน (Southeast Asia Center - SEAC) ได้จัดการฝึกอบรมทักษะการเป็นผู้นำและการพัฒนาความสามารถโดยมีวิทยากรมากความสามารถอย่างวิลเลียม มาเล็ค หัวหน้าฝ่ายออกแบบและนวัตกรรมองค์กร และสก็อต ฟรีดแมน

GSMA certified AIS as the first and only 5G network operator in Thailand Set Thailand being the IT—10 Mar 20

Mr. Pratthana Leelapanang, AIS's Chief Consumer Business Officer, said "We are delighted in the occasion that GSMA, the association of telecommunications network service provider with more than 800 members worldwide, has certified AIS for being the first

HMP Announces 360-Degree Solution for Boutique Hotel Management in Southeast IT—05 Mar 20

Boutique hotel properties in Asia and USA can now access an easy-to-use platform that streamlines hotel operations, boosts financial performance, and enhances guest satisfaction A new cloud-based hotel management platform has been created to empower

ไบเออร์จับมือ XAG นำเทคโนโลยีดิจิทัลเพื่อการเกษตรสู่เกษตรกรรายย่อยในภูมิภาคเอเชียตะวันออกเฉียงใต้และ ปฏิทินข่าว—04 Mar 20

ไบเออร์ และ XAG ประกาศความร่วมมือในการเป็นพันธมิตรทางธุรกิจเพื่อส่งเสริม และดำเนินธุรกิจเทคโนโลยีดิจิทัลเพื่อการเกษตรในเอเชียตะวันออกเฉียงใต้และปากีสถาน (Southeast Asia and Pakistan, SEAP) ด้วยการลงนามบันทึกความเข้าใจ (MOU) ระหว่าง Andre Kraide

Fitch Ratings: Singapore, Thai Banks Likely Most Affected by COVID-19 in South-East Stcoks—04 Mar 20

The COVID-19 outbreak will hit south-east Asian banking sectors through weaker economic growth, slower credit growth and dampened profitability, with banks in tourism-dependent Thailand and China-exposed Singapore likely to be the most affected, says

theAsianparent Thailand Reveals Internet Usage Insights Among Mothers in General—04 Mar 20

- Responses from more than 5,000 Thai mothers - Annual insights reveal how mothers utilise the internet Reaching over 7.7 million users monthly, theAsianparent Thailand -- part of Southeast Asia’s largest parenting community platform under

AIS is ready for Thais to use the 5G service, starting today Pin Thailand as the first country that IT—02 Mar 20

AIS announced a significant milestone, reinforcing its leadership as the No. in 1 5G network and technology in the country and ready for Thais to officially use 5G service as the first and only service provider in Thailand on 2 March 2020. AIS opens the

ภาคีจัดงาน CPhI 2020 ชี้ 5 ปัจจัย เขย่าอุตสาหกรรมยาเมืองไทยให้โตแรง! ทั่วไป—02 Mar 20

ประเทศไทย เป็นหนึ่งในไม่กี่ประเทศทั่วโลก ที่ถือว่าเป็นศูนย์กลางอุตสาหกรรมยาของภูมิภาค ได้เป็นประเทศผู้จัดงาน CPhI South East Asia 2019 เทียบชั้นกับผู้จัด CPhI หลายประเทศชั้นนำ อย่าง จีน ญี่ปุ่น อินเดีย เกาหลีใต้ อาหรับเอมิเรตส์ อเมริกา อิตาลี

Khiri Travel Announces New Multi-Generation Tours for Southeast Asia Lifestyle—02 Mar 20

The multiple award-winning DMC makes it rewarding, fun and insightful for parents, kids and grandparents to travel together in Asia Khiri Travel has launched seven tour options in Southeast Asia designed for parents, children and grandchildren

Southeast Asia#s First Ever STAR WARS Virtual Run Launches on May the IT—02 Mar 20

The battle between the light and dark side of the Force is upon us! STAR WARS fans, prepare to choose your side and join the Force in Southeast Asia's first ever STAR WARS Virtual Run, organized by LIV3LY. Registration is now open and participants can

เอ็ม บี เค เซ็นเตอร์ ร่วมกับ โนว่า-เซ้าท์อีสท์ เอเชีย ชวนเหล่าเจ้าหญิงมาฟินสุดๆ ฉลองครบรอบ 4 ทั่วไป—25 Feb 20

เอ็ม บี เค เซ็นเตอร์ ชวนเหล่าเจ้าหญิงร่วมฉลองครบรอบ 4 ปีในประเทศไทยของเกมโอโตเมะอันดับ 1 จากญี่ปุ่น Yume 100 : ร้อยดวงใจเจ้าชายนิทราจัดโดย โนว่า-เซ้าท์อีสท์ เอเชีย (NOVA-South East Asia) ในวันที่ 1 มีนาคม 2563 ณ ชั้น 5 โซน D (Outlet in Town) ตั้งแต่เวลา

มาสเตอร์การ์ดแต่งตั้ง ซาฟดาร์ คาน เสริมทัพรุกสู่ความเป็นผู้นำยุคดิจิทัล ปฏิทินข่าว—25 Feb 20

มาสเตอร์การ์ดประกาศแต่งตั้ง ซาฟดาร์ คาน ขึ้นดำรงตำแหน่งประธานฝ่ายภูมิภาคเอเชียตะวันออกเฉียงใต้ในกลุ่มประเทศเกิดใหม่ (Division President for Southeast Asia Emerging Markets) เพื่อผลักดันการเติบโตสู่ยุคดิจิทัล เสริมทัพด้วยกำลังสำคัญที่มีอยู่เดิมจาก ไอลีน

Parallel Wireless to Deliver on Etisalat#s OpenRAN Vision across Middle East, Asia and IT—18 Feb 20

Parallel Wireless, Inc., the leading U.S.-based OpenRAN company delivering the world's only software-defined end-to-end 2G, 3G, 4G & 5G OpenRAN solution for coverage and capacity, today announced that Etisalat, one of the world's leading telecom

Khiri Travel Achieves #Full House with Travelife Lifestyle—18 Feb 20

Khiri Travel becomes the first DMC in Southeast Asia to be Travelife certified in all its offices Khiri Travel has become the first destination management company (DMC) in Southeast Asia to be Travelife certified across all its offices. In the last few

YAANA Ventures Launches Naruna Retreats for Business Leaders Events—17 Feb 20

Using psychometric analysis and ecolodge retreats in Southeast Asia, Naruna aims to empower successful leaders to reach an even higher level of performance and self awareness YAANA Ventures has launched Naruna Retreats to help rising business executives