Sunday August 9, 2020 23:37

EAST ASIA Press Releases

AIS first in Southeast Asia to offer new Cloudian S3-compatible Enterprise object storage with VMware Cloud Director IT—05 Aug 20

VMware, Inc. (NYSE: VMW), in partnership with Cloudian, today announced that AIS is offering Cloudian S3-compatible Enterprise object storage for VMware Cloud Director environments. AIS, a VMware Cloud Provider Partner, is the first cloud provider in

GUSHCLOUD RELEASES WHITEPAPER ON THE EFFECTS OF COVID-19 ON INFLUENCER MARKETING IN SOUTHEAST-ASIA Events—04 Aug 20

Global digital talent and marketing group Gushcloud International (“Gushcloud”) has released a whitepaper detailing the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on influencer marketing in Southeast Asia. Titled “The New Normal: How COVID-19 has

Plug and Play Launches New Food & Agtech Program in Thailand IT—23 Jul 20

Plug and Play Asia Pacific has announced today that they will launch its first Southeast Asia's Food and AgTech Accelerator Program in Bangkok on July 29, 2020. The program is dedicated to scaling the world's most promising startups who can help address

Businesses must 'innovate and transform’ post Covid-19 disruption to be Events—21 Jul 20

SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) today announced the results of its poll of 4,500 Southeast Asian business leaders, revealing the extent of COVID-19’s impact on businesses across the region, and concerns about long-term prospects. Unveiled at the inaugural SAP

Ivanti Wavelink Partners with Manhattan Associates to Support Voice-Enablement for Warehouses in IT—20 Jul 20

Ivanti Speakeasy provides customers with leading voice-enabled solution for cost-effectively improving accuracy and productivity Ivanti Wavelink today announced its partnership with Manhattan Associates in South East Asia (SEA) in support of

Docquity partners with global pharma leader to support the continuing education of medical Heathcare—20 Jul 20

Docquity, Southeast Asia's largest professional network of doctors, has partnered with Swiss research-based healthcare company Novartis to deliver bite-sized, continual learning, and education support to doctors across seven countries in Asia. Novartis

Grab Records Five-fold Growth in On-demand Daily Essentials Delivery Service 'GrabMart’ over Events—20 Jul 20

Grab, the leading everyday everything super app in Southeast Asia, today celebrated the latest milestone of GrabMart, its new on-demand daily essentials delivery service, which recorded five times growth in June as compared to April 2020. The new service

“Bleach: Brave Souls” Reaches Over 1 Million Downloads in Asian Regions and Special IT—17 Jul 20

KLab Inc., a leader in online mobile games, announced that its hit 3D action gameBleach: Brave Soulshas reached over 1 million downloads* in Asian regions including Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan, South Korea, Southeast Asia, and South Asia, which were newly

Bangkok’s most vulnerable community members to receive reusable face masks during General—16 Jul 20

Shangri-La Group has collaborated with Diversey and local Non-Governmental Organisations to provide over half a million masks to local communities across seven countries in Southeast Asia and Sri Lanka Bangkok, 17 July 2020 – Shangri-La Hotel,

Xinhua Silk Road: China's smart logistics company BEST Inc. speeds up Southeast Asia network General—16 Jul 20

Alibaba-backed smart supply chain and logistics solutions provider BEST Inc. has figured out a way to cope with the "new normal" after the COVID-19 pandemic outbreak and accelerated its pace of building business network in Southeast Asia. "The major

Ivanti Wavelink Partners with Manhattan Associates to Support Windows to Android Migrations in IT—14 Jul 20

The Ivanti Rapid Platform will help validate multiple hardware platforms, providing the right solution for the right device Ivanti Wavelink announced its partnership with Manhattan Associates, in support of Windows to Android migrations. Using Ivanti(R)

Indorama Ventures Becomes First Chemical Company TCFD Supporter Reinforcing Sustainability and ESG Events—14 Jul 20

Indorama Ventures Public Company Limited (IVL), a global chemical producer, has become a Task Force on Climate-Related Financial Disclosures (TCFD) Supporter. IVL is the first chemical company in Thailand and the second chemical company in Southeast Asia

Carsome Makes V-Shaped Recovery in June; On Track for Record High Transaction Volume in Automotive—13 Jul 20

Southeast Asia’s largest online used car trading platform, Carsome has successfully made a V-shaped recovery since resuming business amid easing Covid-19 lockdown measures across Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand and Singapore. In June, Carsome has

SKF Launched Smart Supplier 4.0 Gen 2: Rethinking machine maintenance IT—10 Jul 20

Digitalising preventive maintenance for light industries in Southeast Asia and Australia are now more achievable than ever. The second generation of a popular SKF programme rethinks the status quo to ensure early detection of problems with simplified

Shopee sees growth in digital payments, as the pandemic pushes Thailand towards a cashless society Events—09 Jul 20

While 60% of purchases made using digital payments were by younger users, Shopee also saw increased adoption among users aged over 50 Shopee, the leading e-commerce platform in Southeast Asia and Taiwan, has seen an acceleration in digital payments as

YANMAR Supports AFF Suzuki Cup 2020 General—08 Jul 20

Yanmar has renewed its sponsorship of the AFF Suzuki Cup for the 2020 edition of the tournament making this the company’s third consecutive partnership with Southeast Asia’s biggest football tournament. Following successful events in 2016 and

HP to Empower 10,000 Youths in Southeast Asia with Skills of the Future by IT—29 Jun 20

These youths will be upskilled in 20 Tech Hubs; positive learning outcomes and other achievements spotlighted in HP 2019 Sustainable Impact Report News highlights - HP is opening 20 Tech Hubs to provide technology and entrepreneurship skills training

Ericsson Mobility Report: COVID-19 impact shows networks’ crucial role in IT—29 Jun 20

- Thailand is the first country in South East Asia to commence commercial deployment of 5G in March this year. Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) expects the global number of 5G subscriptions to top 190 million by the end of 2020 and 2.8 billion by the end of

RAZER SOUTHEAST ASIAN-INVITATIONAL 2020: BRINGING ESPORTS TO THE MASSES WITH SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS IT—26 Jun 20

Samsung Electronics announced as official smartphone partner highlighting the Galaxy A series for gamers in its first regional engagement into esports, while SISTIC’s newly launched streaming platform will broaden SEA-Invitational’s reach

RAZER SOUTHEAST ASIAN-INVITATIONAL 2020 เปิดประสบการณ์ความมันส์ไร้ขีดจำกัด โดย SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS ไอที—26 Jun 20

Samsung Electronics ประกาศเป็นผู้สนับสนุนหลักอย่างเป็นทางการของการแข่งขันกีฬาอีสปอร์ตระดับภูมิภาค ด้วยสมาร์ทโฟนตระกูล Galaxy A สำหรับผู้เข้าแข่งขัน ในขณะที่ SISTIC ขอขยายจำนวนผู้เข้าชม SEA-Invitational ด้วยแพลตฟอร์มสตรีมมิ่งตัวใหม่ล่าสุด

Hitachi and Microsoft form a strategic alliance to advance next-generation digital solutions for IT—26 Jun 20

Hitachi and Microsoft form a strategic alliance to advance next-generation digital solutions for manufacturing and logistics across Southeast Asia, North America and Japan Hitachi, Ltd. and Microsoft Corp. today announced a multiyear strategic alliance

Indonesia Focused East Ventures Raises New Seed Fund for Tech Startups in Aftermath of Events—26 Jun 20

The new vehicle will be East Ventures' eighth fund, as the firm remains bullish on the ASEAN's digital economy and predicts that innovative startups will transform the region's post-lockdown landscape for the better. Quick Facts: - Southeast Asia's

VALORANT Points Now Available on Codashop Entertainment—17 Jun 20

Today Coda Payments ("Coda") and Riot Games, the developer of League of Legends, announced that players in six markets across Southeast Asia, including Thailand, can purchase VALORANT Points on Codashop (www.codashop.com), a website where millions of

4900 doctors join Southeast Asia's First and Largest Virtual Healthcare Convention organized by Events—17 Jun 20

The Philippine College of Surgeons & Docquity - SE Asia's largest professional network of Doctors holds First and Largest Online Convention For Surgeons in South-East Asia. Docquity, a breakthrough "collaboration and learning" platform for medical

New Qualtrics Study Finds more than 60% in Southeast Asia Say They are Not Comfortable Returning to General—16 Jun 20

Qualtrics, the leader in customer experience and creator of the experience management category, today announced findings from its Return to Work & Back to Business Study, which found the majority of workers across age groups, spanning Boomers to Gen

Coocaa to Kick off Mid-Year Promotion on June 15 General—15 Jun 20

Coocaa is about to kick off its mid-year promotion campaign on LAZADA, an e-commerce platform in Southeast Asia at 21:00 on June 15. While bringing a wide range of shopping benefits to customers, Coocaa is going to unveil unlimited possibilities of

Grab raises safety and hygiene measures through “GrabProtect” Events—12 Jun 20

Grab, the leading everyday everything super app in Southeast Asia, is elevating tighter safety and hygiene measures for its on-demand transport business through the “GrabProtect” programme, aligning with the government’s plan to lift

ดูKaspersky: Over 1M detections in Q1 2020: What are malicious miners and why SMBs in SEA should IT—11 Jun 20

Several studies from Kaspersky have since revealed that companies are concerned about data breaches and ransomware. However, fresh statistics from the global cybersecurity company unmasks that the biggest threat in Southeast Asian small and medium