The Cansbridge Fellowship, based in Vancouver, and the Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada (APF Canada) have formed a strategic partnership aimed at providing scholarships to entrepreneurial Canadian University students seeking work experience in Asia.
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Ottawa, Ontario based Avivagen, a developer of livestock feed supplements intended to replace the traditional antibiotics used as growth promoters, is scaling up the commercial rollout of its OxC-beta™ for Livestock, for specific use in swine, via its Philippine partner, UNAHCO.
Global construction machinery manufacturer XCMG of Xuzhou, China, has elected to address the rapidly-growing construction business opportunity in Kazakhstan by forming a new company, XCMG XuGong Kazakhstan.
China-based Baidu, Inc., a major internet search provider, is making a major private investment into telecom giant China United Network Communications Limited.
IBS Software, a major IT solutions provider for the global aviation industry and with headquarters in Thiruvananthapuram, India, is working with Lufthansa Cargo on a Test Factory it has set up for full testing of its software in a series of real-world applications.
KONE, a Finnish elevator and escalator manufacturer, has won an order to supply 31 KONE high-rise elevators to OCT Tower, a mixed-use complex in Shenzhen, China.
Toshiba America, the U.S. subsidiary of Japan's Toshiba, has launched Toshiba America LNG Corporation (TAL), a new operating company that will focus on the liquid natural gas (LNG) market.
30 years after the initiative started in Bangladesh, poor women in Bangladesh are now regularly employed as laborers in many different kinds of rural development works across the country. This includes jobs such as road construction which traditionally were handled 100% by men in the past.
DENSO Corporation just announced a new high-frequency (24 GHz) submillimeter-wave radar sensor to be used in autos on the side and rear, to help enhance vehicle safety.
Global BioLife Inc., an indirect subsidiary of Singapore eDevelopment Ltd., is working on advanced research with Missouri-based Chemia Corporation to create specialized fragrances to fight everything from mosquito-borne diseases, relieve stress, and be part of anti-viral medical applications.
Citizens of 80 countries who wish to visit Qatar will no longer need to apply or pay for a visa, according to Qatar’s Ministry of Interior (MoI), Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) and Qatar Airways.
World Wind Energy Association (WWEA), a Germany-based non-profit, has partnered with the Korean Wind Energy Industry Association (KWEIA) to conduct a joint research on which success factors are important in order to strengthen the onshore and offshore wind market in Korea.
South Korean automotive harness and connector manufacturer Nexen Tech Corporation and Volex plc, a UK-based power cord and harness assembler, have formed a strategic partnership aimed at taking significant market share in their part of the electric vehicle market.
Beijing's Today Art Museum just opened a new exhibition suggesting how the future of artistic creation will evolve using advanced digital technologies, and how art museums can better engage the audience with location-specific experiences.
Samsung has selected South Korea-based Suprema, a developer of biometrics and identity solutions, to supply Suprema's BioSign mobile fingerprint authentication algorithm for Samsung's Galaxy J5 2017 and Galaxy A7 (for SK Telecom) smartphone models.
Kimura Foundry, a manufacturer of alloy castings for the automotive and industrial sectors, has chosen Shelbyville, Indiana to be the site of its first manufacturing facility in the United States.
Texas-based Fluor Corporation was awarded an engineering, procurement and construction management (EPCM) contract by PETRONAS Refinery and Petrochemical Corporation Sdn. Bhd. for an isononanol plant located in Pengerang, Johor, Malaysia.
Hong Kong based FDG Electric Vehicles Limited is entering the U.S. electric vehicle market with a new JV and a major market twist. The new U.S. JV is 'Chanje', and the market it is going after is electric mobility and energy solutions for the 'last mile' commercial truck market.
VISTA THE ONE, a new exclusive health care service targeting the growing numbers of Chinese high net-worth individuals, has just been launched by Vista, a company with 20 years of high-end medical service experience in China.
With autonomous driving moving into the mainstream and the expansion of auto-based IoT solutions, the amount of data to be gathered from both is growing fast. To address it, Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation (NTT), NTT DOCOMO, INC. DENSO Corporation, Ericsson, Intel, and Toyota are forming the Automotive Edge Computing Consortium.
The India Connect Program was recently launched by the Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada (APF Canada), in partnership with Langara College and Optimus Information, both of Vancouver, British Columbia.
Securities regulators throughout the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation organization member economies are seeking public comments on the new Asia Region Funds Passport proposal.
China-based JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd., a major worldwide supplier of solar photovoltaic systems, has supplied 35.46 MW of solar modules to Mexican renewable energy construction specialist Gransolar, for a PV project in Camargo.
DAE Global Pty Ltd. (DAE), operator of Dial an Exchange, a timeshare exchange company headquartered in Australia, and @Work International, a software company also based in Australia, are being acquired by RCI, part of the New Jersey-based Wyndham World family of accomodations brands.
Metcash, a major Australian wholesale distribution and marketing company, signed a cooperation agreement with Chinese retail giant Suning Holdings Group to bring Australian and New Zealand products to the Chinese market.