The United States appears to have adopted a tougher stance recently towards those helping North Korea get around UN sanctions.
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China was just hit by what the U.S. says is collateral damage from its sanctions on Russia, but the penalties seem far stronger than that.
While detailed requirements for it are still being drawn up, the state-run Philippine National Oil Co. (PNOC)’s proposed liquefied natural gas (LNG) facility has drawn strong interest from some of the biggest players in the business.
While Australia’s east coast suffers from one of the worst droughts in many years, Argentina is emerging as the surprise winner to replace Australia’s lost wheat sales in Asia.
In a rare showing of coordinated anger against the government, thousands protested this weekend against proposed Russian pension reforms.
Thanks to a concerted coordinated effort by APEC member economies, the challenge of doing business in the Asia-Pacific region has improved significantly in the past two years.
On July 25, the BRICS Business Forum will take place in Johannesburg, South Africa. More than 1000 delegates from Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa (BRICS) will attend.
The APEC Secretariat Executive Director and the World Trade Organization Director-General spoke together recently of the importance of coordinated trade to ensure maximum benefit to APEC's member nations.
To help stimulate the Russian economy, Vnesheconombank and China Development Bank (CDB) have executed a framework agreement to provide over 600 billion rubles to the country. The agreement was timed in conjunction with the Russian President's state visit to China.
The APEC member economies are collaborating to leverage advancement in gender equality and digital technology access to grow women-led development in the region's Tourism industry sector.
Russia-based Cryptorobotics, the developer of a custom terminal application for trading on cryptocurrency exchanges, began its own ICO (initial coin offering) at midnight on on May 20, 2018.
On May 25-26, the APEC Ministers Responsible for Trade Meeting will take place in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, with the goal of helping secure economic growth for the future in all of Asia-Pacific.
The Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) economies are taking steps to align medical product approval procedures throughout the Asia-Pacific region. It will ease technical bottlenecks, will support healthcare business growth, and will save lives.
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JSC Dorogobuzh, a subsidiary of Russian mineral fertilizer producer JSC ACRON, has awarded a contract to Texas engineering, procurement and construction company KBR, Inc. for the supply of equipment to revamp its ammonia plant located in Dorogobuzh in the Smolensk region of Russia.
Maryland-based Transport Logistics International Inc. (TLI) recently agreed to resolve criminal charges in connection with a scheme that involved the bribery of an official at a subsidiary of Russia’s State Atomic Energy Corporation and to pay a $2 million criminal penalty.
Russian Standard Bank and JCB International Co., Ltd., a global payment brand and payment card issuer and acquirer in Japan, announced that Russian Standard Bank will be providing high-level security for online transactions with JCB Cards in Russia.
Kaspersky Lab South Africa has announced the extension of its bug bounty program with rewards of up to $100,000 as part of its Global Transparency Initiative.
The Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) is enhancing the buildup of digital safeguards in the natural disaster prone Asia-Pacific.
In our current 3-month rolling calendar of a sampling of Asia’s best trade shows, we feature exhibitions on the Metal and Steel industry, Sporting Goods, Livestock, Dairy and Meat Processing, Building and Decoration, Solar Energy opportunities in the Middle East, Asian Telecommunications, the Health Industry, Mining, Design and Construction Materials, Cloud Computing, Power and Energy opportunities in a fast-growing southeast Asian economy, and two Green Building Expos.
The Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) announced that it has started accepting nominations for the 2018 APEC Science Prize for Innovation, Research and Education, or ASPIRE Prize, under the theme Smart Technologies for Healthy Societies.
Russia-based Credit Europe Bank Ltd. and Tokyo-based JCB International Co., Ltd. (JCBI) have announced the launching of JCB Cards acceptance at Credit Europe Bank's ATM and POS (point of sale) terminal network in Russia.
During a recent executive roundtable in Singapore hosted by the Seattle-based National Center for APEC, delegates from the APEC community emphasized the need to ease trade barriers in the region, in order to realize their digitally-driven growth potential and ensure the region’s economic momentum.
In our current 3-month rolling calendar of a sampling of Asia’s best trade shows from February through April, we feature exhibitions on an International Media & Satellite Communications, Industry Automation, Apparel Manufacturing, South Asia Travel & Tourism, Green Energy, Medical Devices, Metal & Steel, Mining, a major Solar Tech show taking place in the Middle East, Sporting Goods, Telecommunications, and everything about Livestock, Meat Processing and the Dairy Industry.
The master plan to diversify Mongolia’s economy using tourism and a glittering new airport has been delayed.