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Kerry Logistics Network Opens Chemical Logistics Centre in Cangzhou China To Capture Market Potential in Chemical Logistics

HONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach - 15 January 2021 - Kerry Logistics Network Limited ('Kerry Logistics Network'; Stock Code 0636.HK) has opened a logistics centre in the Cangzhou Lingang Economic and Te...

Why is Laos building Mekong dams it doesn't need?

Thailand's economic slump during the coronavirus pandemic led to a drop in electricity demand, with officials estimating power reserves currently at 50% over total capacity. Despite the surplus, ...

Mexican president mounts campaign against social media bans

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico’s president vowed Thursday to lead an international effort to combat what he considers censorship by social media companies that have blocked or suspended the accounts of U.S...

Biden likely to improve ties with Asia, end 'silly trade war': Mahathir

After four years of dealing with U.S. President Donald Trump, Asia can expect President-elect Joe Biden to improve ties with traditionally supportive nations and end a “silly trade war” wi...

China pledges to help Indonesia in fight against coronavirus

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi pledged Wednesday that China will help Indonesia fight the coronavirus by sharing its experiences, providing vaccines and supporting the Sout...

Indonesia launches vaccination drive as COVID-19 deaths hit record

Indonesia launched one of the world’s biggest COVID-19 vaccination campaigns on Wednesday (Jan. 13) with President Joko Widodo getting the first shot of a Chinese vaccine as his country fights o...

AOC Masters Tournament Peaks on A High Note With Indonesia’s Alter Ego Reigns Supreme

TAIPEI, TAIWAN - Media OutReach - 12 January 2021 - The AOC Masters Tournament ended with a bang as Indonesia's Alter Ego takes the top spot, beating Thailand's Overtime Esports on a heated three-roun...

Taiwan’s Cathay United Bank opens branch in Myanmar

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Cathay United Bank opened a branch in Myanmar’s largest city, Yangon, Wednesday (Jan. 6), in a move seen as a step forward under Taiwan’s New Southbound Policy...

Shangri-La Group to make Covid-19 medical coverage available for Singapore-Bound guests at no additional charge

International travellers considering upcoming visits to Singapore in 2021 can look forward to a more stress-free experience when they stay in any of the four Shangri-La hotels in Singapore. In view of...

Japanese discount chain Don Quijote coming to Taiwan on Jan. 19

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Popular Japanese discount chain Don Quijote is going to open its first branch in Taiwan on Jan. 19. The chain's first store in Taiwan will travel under the Don Don ...

Thailand scrambles to contain outbreak, secure vaccines

BANGKOK (AP) — For much of 2020, Thailand had the coronavirus under control. After a strict nationwide lockdown in April and May, the number of new local infections dropped to zero, where they remaine...

Indonesia says mass vaccinations to begin Jan. 13, president to get first shot

JAKARTA (Reuters) -Indonesia will begin its nationwide COVID-19 mass vaccination programme on Jan. 13, the country’s health minister said on Tuesday, as the world’s fourth most populous co...

Suncity Group Announces 2021 Outlook

Striding Towards a Bright Future MACAU - Media OutReach - 5 January 2021 - Under the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, 2020 was a very difficult year for the world. In the face of the severe challenge...

Samsung Electronics Appoints New President & CEO for Southeast Asia & Oceania

SINGAPORE - Media OutReach - 5 January 2021 - Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. today announced the appointment of Mr. Sangho Jo as President and CEO of Southeast Asia & Oceania. ...

Why Indonesia is vaccinating its working population first, not elderly

JAKARTA (Reuters) - As Indonesia prepares to begin mass inoculations against COVID-19, its plan to prioritise working age adults over the elderly, aiming to reach herd immunity fast and revive the eco...