Hundreds wait at Indonesia lake as search for bodies resumes

TIGARAS, Indonesia (AP) — Hundreds of family members were waiting in desperation at a small port on Indonesia's Lake Toba for news of missing relatives as the search for more than 190 people unaccount...

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10 Things to Know for Today

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. WHERE YOUNGEST MIGRANTS ARE BEING HELD Migrant babies and...

UK plastic waste imports to Taiwan increase ten-fold

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The amount of plastic trash exported from the UK to Taiwan between January and April of this year has increased ten-fold compared to this period last year. As...

Kanmo Group Taps GenieTech for Retail Omnichannel Solutions Rollout

JAKARTA, Indonesia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 19, 2018--Kanmo Group, a leader in retail distribution in Indonesia, recently tapped Genie Technologies, Inc. (GenieTech) to roll out its omnichannel solutions...

Indonesia raises number of ferry sinking missing to 166

TIGARAS PORT, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesian officials say 166 people are missing from a ferry sinking Monday evening at a popular lake on Sumatra, a much higher number than previously believed. ...

Indonesian officials raise number of people missing from ferry sinking in Sumatra on Monday evening to 166

TIGARAS PORT, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesian officials raise number of people missing from ferry sinking in Sumatra on Monday evening to 166.

Ciena Adds Leadership and Expertise in Asia Pacific

HANOVER, Md.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 19, 2018--Ciena (NYSE: CIEN) recently appointed Dion Leung as Regional Managing Director of Asia, where he leads the company’s strategy and execution in the region’s...

GSMA: Digital Identity Pivotal to Growth of Asia Pacific Economies

HONG KONG--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 19, 2018--The GSMA today released a report, ‘Digital identities: advancing digital societies in Asia Pacific’, which highlights the roles that mobile operators and regu...

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Taiwan's China Airlines to launch Kaohsiung-Jakarta flights via Hong Kong

China Airlines (CAL), one of Taiwan's leading carriers, said Tuesday it will launch a new route on July 1 from Kaohsiung to Jakarta via Hong Kong to continue exploring the Southeast Asia travel ma...

Dozens missing after ferry sinking at Indonesia's Lake Toba

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Dozens of people are missing after a ferry sank on Indonesia's Lake Toba, casting a tragic pall over holidays marking the end of the Muslim holy month. Cell...

Ferry carrying 80 sinks in Indonesia's Lake Toba

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — A night-time search and rescue effort is underway after a ferry carrying about 80 passengers sank in a popular lake on the Indonesian island of Sumatra, killing at least one ...