Saturday January 25, 2020 15:36

EAST ASIA Press Releases

Grab Advances #Tech For Good# Agenda at Contributes to New Industry Guidelines Events—22 Jan 20

Grab, Southeast Asia's leading super app, today convened global leaders on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos, Switzerland, to discuss the roles and expectations of technology companies in using "technology for good" to

Deloitte Southeast Asia launches Best Managed Companies program in Thailand Events—20 Jan 20

Deloitte Southeast Asia today announced the launch of the Best Managed Companies program in Thailand, which recognises the country's most outstanding private businesses. This is a flagship program of Deloitte Private, which focuses exclusively on serving

#British Council IELTS Prize Valued at 2,800,000 THB Opens for Applications General—20 Jan 20

The British Council East Asia IELTS Prize is now inviting applications from students who plan to begin undergraduate or postgraduate studies locally or overseas in a tertiary institution that accepts IELTS as part of its admission requirements in the

Media Analytics Platform Cloudbreakr Raises over HK$10M in Pre-A Series Investment Led by Hong Kong Events—08 Jan 20

Social Media and influencer culture have taken the world by storm, disrupting the traditional way of acquiring information and knowledge. Emerging media platforms heavily subvert our habits and routines. On this basis, social media analytics platform

Thailands Board of Investment Offers Incentives to Enhance Human Resource Development and Support Events—08 Jan 20

The Thai government has launched the economic vision known as Thailand 4.0 and a series of strategies to support the Eastern Economic Corridor or EEC, a digital hub of Southeast Asia covering three provinces outside Bangkok. To achieve the vision,

SEAC reaffirm Digital Skills 4.0 as a Critical Future Skillset for the Disruption Era Partnering Events—14 Jan 20

SEAC (Southeast Asia Center), ASEAN's most innovative and dedicated Lifelong Learning Center, iterates its foundation that "learning is an infinite and lifelong process" under the concept of "Lifelong Learning" by extending its vision to enhance

Carsome Strengthens Senior Leadership - Appoints Juliet Zhu, as Chief Financial Automotive—14 Jan 20

Carsome, Southeast Asia's leading used-car trading platform, has officially announced the addition of a senior hire to its leadership team. Juliet Zhu has been appointed as Carsome's Chief Financial Officer. She brings extensive experience in growth

atta Inc., a travel tech start-up that uses big data and AI, has raised 3 million USD in Series A Lifestyle—09 Jan 20

To strengthen marketing and PR activities in Japan and Southeast Asia a nd announced savings of 1.275M USD in price alerts for travelers atta Inc. (represented by CEO & President: Yoshihisa Haruyama), a travel metasearch application that uses big

SAP Appoints Rachel Barger as President and Managing Director of Southeast Asia Rachel Barger Events—07 Jan 20

SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) today announced the appointment of Rachel Barger as President and Managing Director of SAP Southeast Asia. Rachel will report directly to Scott Russell, President of SAP Asia Pacific Japan (APJ). Rachel is responsible for driving SAP

Asianwallets entering into the Japanese market Stcoks—30 Dec 19

Recently, Asianwallets has signed cooperation agreements with Japanese mobile payment providers Globepay and Trysee. The three parties will provide "local payment services" and "exclusive benefits for members" targeting Southeast Asian tourists traveling

A Silent Voice; A Group Exhibition Curated by Michela Sena General—27 Dec 19

Tang Contemporary Art Bangkok proudly presents a group show with works by artists from Southeast Asia. The exhibition offers a distinctive glance by six outstanding artists, providing the transformation and recent developments of new emerging talented

Cloud computing technology leader QingCloud expands into global markets, with first stop in IT—26 Dec 19

Enterprise-grade cloud service provider QingCloud (qingcloud.com) recently announced its expansion strategy into the global markets, with Jakarta, Indonesia as the first stop. From this first base of operations outside of the home market, QingCloud will

Photo Release: International Conference Briefing on Policies, Laws and Regulations Related to water General—24 Dec 19

Her Royal Highness Princess Bajrakitiyabha Narendiradebyavati Krom Luang Ratchasarinee Siripatchara Maha Watchara Ratchathida presided over the ceremony of International Conference Briefing on Policies, Laws and Regulations Related to water resource

Photo Release: Delegation from Yunnan Province Visits Xingda Steel Cord (Thailand) Facility in WHA General—23 Dec 19

Delegates from China's Yunnan province, headed by Ms. Gu Qiong (center right), Director of Southeast Asian Affairs Division of Foreign Affairs Office of the People's Government of Yunnan Province, and Mr. Zhan Xianliang (3rd left), Director of Yunnan

Johnson Controls appoints new leadership team in Southeast Asia to capture growing demand for smart Properties—02 Dec 19

Johnson Controls, a global leader in building technologies and solutions, is growing its presence in Southeast Asia with appointments of senior leadership to increase the company's foothold in the region's smart buildings market. "Southeast Asia region

YDM Thailand สุดภูมิใจคว้ารางวัล Best use of multimedia for IR จากผลงานการออกแบบ Application ของ ปฏิทินข่าว—19 Dec 19

บริษัท วายดีเอ็ม (ไทยแลนด์) จำกัด ผู้ให้บริการโซลูชันด้านดิจิทัลมาร์เก็ตติ้งรายใหญ่ของประเทศไทย ในเครือ Yello Digital Marketing (YDM) จากเกาหลีใต้ คว้ารางวัล "Best use of multimedia for IR จากงาน IR Magazine Awards - South East Asia 2019"

SCG supports the rising star, its packaging business, to submit its registration statement and Events—18 Dec 19

SCG Packaging Public Company ("SCGP"); has submitted its registration statement and draft prospectus to the Office of the Securities and Exchange Commission of Thailand (the "Thai SEC") in connection with its contemplated initial public offering ("IPO")

Religious leaders and policymakers gather in Jakarta to discuss Muslim-Buddhist relations in South General—16 Dec 19

The Vienna-based International Dialogue Centre (KAICIID) and the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) will host a regional workshop on 18-19 December involving more than 65 religious leaders and policymakers from five different countries as part of

Shopee breaks all records with over 80 million visits and 80 million items sold for its 12.12 Events—16 Dec 19

Shopee breaks all records with over 80 million visits and 80 million items sold for its 12.12 Birthday Sale Over 180,000 hours recorded on Shopee Live throughout the entire event period Shopee, the leading e-commerce platform in Southeast Asia and

Applications now open in Thailand for British Council IELTS Prize (East Asia) 2019/20, supporting General—13 Dec 19

- The British Council IELTS Prize valued at 2,825,100 THB will support aspiring students in East Asia[1] to pursue their study abroad dreams at an English-speaking higher education institution. British Council in Thailand is pleased to announce that

Carsome Raises US$50 Million Series C Funding In Equity Debt From Strategic Global Investors and Automotive—12 Dec 19

Carsome, Southeast Asia's leading used car trading platform, today announced it had completed the equity closing for the U$50 million Series C. The current financing round welcomed new investors including MUFG Innovation Partners (MUIP), corporate

Carsome Raises US$50 Million Series C Funding In Equity Debt From Strategic Global Investors and Events—12 Dec 19

- Carsome is Southeast Asia's largest used car trading platform with 40,000 cars transacted annually, accounting for 1% of the used car market. On average one car is sold through Carsome's platform every 10 minutes - A combination of equity and debt

Q CELLS strengthens its presence in Southeast Asia with two social good solar projects in Energy—12 Dec 19

Q CELLS' Q.PEAK DUO L-G5 solar modules selected for 114 kWp rooftop installation at the Mae Fah Luang Foundation - Thailand's Royal Family-backed non-profit organization that assists the nation's underprivileged Installation follows earlier project at

SKYWORTH continues to support athletes in ASEAN by sponsoring the 2020 ASEAN Para IT—12 Dec 19

The 30th Southeast Asian Games finally drew to a close in the Philippines thanks to the commendable efforts by all the participating athletes and supporters from 11 countries. The closing ceremony was successfully held at the New Clark City Athletics

Sunday the Southeast Asian Insurtech Raises USD 11 Million Series A2 Led by Quona Events—11 Dec 19

Sunday, a leading full-stack insurtech based in Thailand, has raised a USD 11 million extension round to its Series A financing. The round was led by Quona Capital, a leading fintech venture firm whose funds are anchored by Accion, with participation

IMA Appointed Associate Member of the ASEAN Federation of Accountants Events—11 Dec 19

- Umbrella organization of national accountancy organizations in Southeast Asia contributes to the global development of the profession IMA(R) (Institute of Management Accountants) one of the largest and most respected associations focused exclusively

Skymind and HUAWEI CLOUD Sign MoU to Develop The AI Ecosystem in Southeast General—06 Dec 19

Skymind AI Berhad, the Southeast Asia arm of Skymind and global leading ICT company Huawei Technologies (M) Sdn Bhd signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to develop a Cloud and Artificial Intelligence (AI) Innovation Hub to foster innovation and

JT Express boosts capabilities and services via HUAWEI CLOUD General—04 Dec 19

- HUAWEI CLOUD services allow J&T Express to optimize its cross-border IT architecture With the world's third-largest population, Southeast Asia is an up-and-coming market for e-commerce – with hundreds of millions of people across the region

KBank partners Lazada to provide online lending for sellers, enabling more inclusive financial Stcoks—03 Dec 19

KASIKORNBANK (KBank), one of Thailand's leading banks, is partnering with leading Southeast Asia eCommerce company Lazada to provide online lending services for the Thai sellers on the eCommerce platform. This will enable the sellers to access financing