Thu, 04 Apr 2019 16:41
Marriott hopes for regional expansion
Marriott International says it plans to have 1,000 hotels in the Asia-Pacific region open by the end of 2020, creating up to 50,000 more jobs. for the region.
Wed, 03 Apr 2019 11:57
Thailand ‘Asia’s fourth-biggest source of DDoS attacks’
Thailand ranks fourth on a list of countries in the Asia-Pacific region from which DDoS attacks originate.
Sun, 10 Mar 2019 11:16
Malaysia is fifth safest country in Asia-Pacific for women, says
Malaysia has been ranked the fifth safest country for women out of 14 countries in the Asia Pacific.
Mon, 25 Feb 2019 16:36
Asia-Pacific is the key driver of global smartphone market
The Telecommunication sector, comprising smartphones, feature phones and wearables, has claimed a 44-per cent share, and remains the powerhouse in the $1.2 trillion technical consumer goods (TCG) market, according to a study.
Fri, 22 Feb 2019 19:26
Banpu 'unaffected' by China's Dalian Port ban
Banpu (BANPU), a leading integrated energy solutions company in Asia-Pacific, said in a press release on Friday that the company is unaffected by Northeast China's Dalian port banning Australian coal imports from this month.
Fri, 22 Feb 2019 01:00
Confidence on trade pact goal
TRADE chiefs are confident of achieving their goal of helping to finalise the terms of a free-trade pact that would link the Asean countries with six other Asia-Pacific states by the end of this year.
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 01:00
2019 expected to be strong year for hotel investment
THE Asia-Pacific is the only region that can expect growth in hotel transaction volumes this year, according to the latest JLL Hotel Investment Outlook.
Mon, 04 Feb 2019 18:48
Banpu buys major stake in Japanese EV-maker FOMM
Banpu, an integrated energy solutions company in Asia-Pacific, on Monday announced a strategic investment and signed an agreement to purchase a 21.5-per-cent stake in FOMM Corp, a Japanese developer and manufacturer of compact electronic vehicles (EVs).
Tue, 05 Feb 2019 01:00
Reinvented Softbank launches new all-Asia fund for AI startups
SOFTBANK Ventures Asia, which recently renamed itself to reflect its broadened focus on startups in the Asia-Pacific region beyond South Korea, will form a new investment fund dedicated to artificial intelligence startups in Asia with “globally disruptive” products and services this year.
Mon, 04 Feb 2019 11:48
Thai edition of Healthcare IT News debuts
Following the launch of the Asia-Pacific regional edition of Healthcare IT News (HITN) in November, HIMSS Asia Pacific has this week introduced a Thai-language edition.
Fri, 18 Jan 2019 01:00
Almost half of Asian enterprises lack strategy for hybrid cloud, survey shows
SOME 44 per cent of enterprises in Asia-Pacific are proceeding to implement a hybrid cloud network without a formal strategy in place, research shows.
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 18:20
Jean-Marc Nasr appointed president Asia-Pacific at Airbus
Airbus has appointed Jean-Marc Nasr as its president Asia-Pacific, effective January 1.
Fri, 11 Jan 2019 01:00
Importer swings open largest Lamborghini showroom/service hub in Asia-Pacific
RENAZZO Motors Co Ltd, appointed as the official importer of Italian supercar brand Lamborghini last year, has opened a new showroom and service centre with an investment of Bt180 million.
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Mon, 07 Jan 2019 18:59
Banpu eyes 2 million tonnes of coal sales in Vietnam this year
Banpu, the Thailand-listed integrated energy solutions company in Asia-Pacific, continues to penetrate Vietnam’s coal market for a second consecutive year, aiming to seal more than 2 million tonnes of sales agreements with Vietnamese clients in response to the growing demand for coal.
Tue, 08 Jan 2019 01:00
Banpu aims for 2m tonnes of coal sales to VN
BANPU Plc, a leading integrated energy solutions company in the Asia-Pacific, is now in its second consecutive year of penetrating Vietnam’s coal markets. It aims to seal agreements to provide more than 2 million tonnes of coal to Vietnamese clients to respond to growing demand for coal.