Monday October 23, 2017 07:39

EXPERTS Press Releases

FinTech - A Disruptive Force in the Financial Market Stcoks—19 Oct 17

Experts agree that established financial institutions are facing new players and quickly developing technologies which are causing a growing disruption in the market. FinTech, or financial technology, is opening new possibilities and will bring on

High-level UN meeting strengthens civil registration and vital statistics systems in Asia -Pacific Entertainment—18 Oct 17

Bangkok--18 Oct--ESCAP-SCAS

Policymakers and experts are gathered at a United Nations led meeting in Bangkok this week to strengthen civil registration and vital statistics (CRVS) systems in Asia and the Pacific, and improve the health, education, and human rights protections for people in region.

Approximately 135 million children under the age of 5 in Asia-Pacific have not had their birth registered. Without proper legal identity and recognition from the state, these children can face numerous challenges in accessing health care and education, and are more vulnerable, including to statelessness and human trafficking.

Many countries in the region rely on less timely and often costly sources of data, including household surveys and censuses even for critical vital statistics including infant mortality and cause of death as well as basic population counts. Although there is strong commitment from countries to close these gaps, there is still significant work to be done in order to achieve well-functioning, universal and accessible national CRVS systems.

"Following the declaration of the CRVS Decade 2015-2024, the Asia-Pacific region has made tremendous strides toward getting 'every-one in the picture' but to complete the picture, stronger data collection efforts are required which will ensure legal identities for all and im

Top Technology Predictions by Fintech dynamics in Asia IT—05 Oct 17

The first all-industry fintech forum in Thailand achieved record participation by various technology and financial experts. Tagged as "Fintech Dynamics in Asia 2017", the forum was held on 18 July2017 at the Dream Office of Casean in Bangkok, Thailand.

Finance Ministers for Climate Action Stcoks—29 Sep 17

BOGOTA, Colombia, Sept 28 – Leading fiscal experts, economists and environmentalists kick off a two-day workshop in Bogota today to look at how finance ministries in Latin America can better use and design fiscal instruments that mitigate the

Huawei Delivers Public Cloud Promise to Build One of its Predicted Five Major World Clouds at IT—28 Sep 17

HUAWEI CONNECT 2017 recently opened at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre. More than 20,000 ICT industry leaders and experts gathered from over 150 countries and regions to jointly explore the direction of advancements in digital technology,

Huawei Delivers Public Cloud Promise to Build One of its Predicted Five Major World Clouds at IT—25 Sep 17

HUAWEI CONNECT 2017 recently opened at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre. More than 20,000 ICT industry leaders and experts gathered from over 150 countries and regions to jointly explore the direction of advancements in digital technology,

Huawei Hosts Emerging Market Summit in Bangkok To Support Operators in Boosting New IT—31 Aug 17

Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, hosted the Asia Pacific Emerging Market Summit 2017 in Bangkok, Thailand on Aug 29 and 30, 2017, attracting more than 200 partners, customers and experts in the

World Water Week Opens in Stockholm: Water is Fundamental to Achieving the Global General—29 Aug 17

World leaders, water experts, development professionals, policy-makers, and one astronaut, have gathered in Stockholm for a week-long meeting focused on finding ways to better use, and reuse, the world's increasingly scarce fresh water. As the pressures

Tealium Industry Insiders Lunch and Learn General—18 Aug 17

What: Tealium Industry Insiders Lunch and Learn: Practical Steps in Data-Driven Digital Transformation. Join Tealium's Lunch and Learn session on Data Driven Digital Transformation where digital experts will discuss how you can take steps to ready your

Shanghai Taohuayuan debuts in New York General—03 Aug 17

On July 5, 2017, UNESCO New York Association hosted Preservation and Development of World Cultural Heritage Forum. It invited representatives and experts from different countries and fields, such as: architects, artists and collectors. Attended guests

Oud Essentials Active in the Transfer Market - More Industry Experts Joining the New, Dynamic Stcoks—31 Jul 17

Oud Essentials, a new skincare, lifestyle and wellness brand that is already impacting a fiercely competitive industry, is proud to announce the recruitment of yet more social marketing industry professionals with the experience and credentials necessary

Wine Flight, Wine Tasting in Bangkok At Wine Pub, Pullman Bangkok King General—19 Jul 17

Are you looking for the ideal place for a Wine Tasting in Bangkok? Then you would not want to miss our Wine Flight. For guests with a passion for fine wine and the art of wine pairing, wine experts at Wine Pub is always ready to introduce you to the

Thailand Institute of Justice Hosts A Public Forum on the Rule of Law and Sustainable Development: General—19 Jul 17

The Thailand Institute of Justice (TIJ) has hosted the 3rd TIJ Public Forum on "The Rule of Law and Sustainable Development: Understanding the Legacy of H.M. King Bhumibol Adulyadej." It featured insights and perspectives from experts and professionals

Huawei Showcases Its ICT Ecosystem Readiness to Support Thai Startups IT—12 Jul 17

Integration of experts, lab tests and innovative solutions to enlarge business opportunities for startups through technology Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology solutions provider, is showing its readiness to support

Social Marketing Industry Experts Clamour to Join New Brand Oud Essentials General—11 Jul 17

Dynamic, new, skincare and lifestyle brand, Oud Essentials, is bolstering its workforce in dramatic fashion, with an unusual recruitment drive that has seen industry experts and experienced professionals drawn to the company's values and extraordinary

China#s LKKER Creating the New Ecosystem via Sharing Designs General—03 Jul 17

LKKER Conference 2017 & Global Innovation Design Conference took place in Ningbo, China on June 30. It was initiated and organized by LKKER, China's first internet-based platform for "Sharing Designs". Technology experts and chief executives from IT

Diageo Global Travel: Marc McArthur Cruises Through to the Global Final of the Worlds Biggest General—22 Jun 17

The global final of the world's biggest bartender competition is fast approaching and last night at a prestigious semi-final event in Miami, Marc McArthur of Norwegian Cruise Line captivated a judging panel of leading industry experts to be crowned the

Thailand Travel Mart Plus 2017 to feature leading speakers on tourism Lifestyle—14 Jun 17

All buyers, sellers and media attending this year Thailand Travel Mart Plus Amazing Gateway to the Greater Mekong Subregion (TTM+) will get a chance to hear some of the latest issues and trends from well-known experts in the field of community-based

Ulmart Leads Discussion on Benefits and Risks of Internet of Things at SPIEF IT—12 Jun 17

Ulmart, Russia's leading online retailer, has brought together a number of top international and Russian experts at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF) to discuss ways of how to make the Internet of Things (IoT), one of the hottest

QS World University Rankings 2018: MIT Named World#s Best University for Record Sixth General—08 Jun 17

QS Quacquarelli Symonds, higher education experts, released the 14th annual QS World University Rankings . Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) is the world's leading university for a record sixth consecutive year. 959 universities are

UNCTAD is launching its World Investment Report, under embargo until 5 p.m. GMT on 7 June General—02 Jun 17

This year, similar to last year, UNCTAD is making full use of modern technology and, rather than launching the report in person in selected countries, will hold online press conferences based on language group. Our experts will be based in Geneva and

Strong Progress but Challenges Remain in Health Sector in Afghanistan Stcoks—02 Jun 17

KABUL – JUNE 01, 2017 – The World Bank today announced the results of a review of progress achieved in the health sector in Afghanistan from 2002-2017. Conducted by World Bank experts and an independent group from the University of Toronto,

Photo Release: CONWOOD Launches CONWOOD i-Service Villa Visit Sending a Team of Experts Direct to Properties—26 May 17

Mr. Cholawut Chivapruek (2nd from left), Development and Innovation Department Manager of CONWOOD Co., Ltd., led the team in launching CONWOOD's new service, expanding customer care with direct on-site installation, the "CONWOOD i-Service". When

Blasphemy law has no place in a tolerant nation like Indonesia UN rights General—24 May 17

A group of United Nations human rights experts today urged the Government of Indonesia to review and repeal its criminalization of blasphemy. Their call comes after the recent blasphemy conviction and imprisonment of Indonesian politician and former

Huawei Holds Fifth Global Financial Summit in Beijing Stcoks—24 May 17

On May 23, 2017, Huawei held its fifth Global Financial Summit themed "Leading New ICT, Fueling Digital Finance Transformation" in Beijing, China. Bringing together over 800 foreign and domestic finance customers and industry experts, including China

International Experts Discuss Efforts to Reduce Fraud and Corruption in Public Stcoks—24 May 17

Kyiv, May 23, 2017 – Public procurement and anti-corruption specialists from across Europe and Central Asia, and Canada, as well as representatives from international organizations, gathered today in Kyiv to attend the opening of the 13th

ABB at Asian Utilities Week 2017 General—19 May 17

ABB will present at the conference - we are pleased to share with you insights on latest technologies and solutions by our experts. Panel discussion: Big shift in power and the future of the grid – attended by Venu Nuguri, Lead Division Manager

India must restore internet and social media networks in Jammu and Kashmir, say UN rights General—15 May 17

India must immediately end its ban on social media networks and on mobile internet services in the State of Jammu and Kashmir and guarantee freedom of expression for citizens, say two United Nations human rights experts. The ban was imposed on 17 April

The Maldives must investigate murder of journalist Yameen Rasheed and hold those responsible to General—12 May 17

The authorities in the Maldives must follow President Gayoom's call to carry out a public inquiry into the murder of the prominent journalist, blogger and human rights defender, Yameen Rasheed, and bring the perpetrators to justice," say a group* of

Experts and Policy-makers discussing recommendations to ASEAN in the use of sustainable agriculture General—04 May 17

Dr. Matthias Bickel, Project Director of German-ASEAN Sustainable Agrifood Systems, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH Dr. Surmsuk Salakpetch, Deputy Director General of Department of Agriculture (DoA) from Ministry