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.
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Hatten Land Limited of Singapore, resort operator Samsung C&T Corporation, and a major global designer and installer of water slides, Polin Waterparks, plan together to build an RM200 million water theme park. It will the largest in Melaka, Malaysia.
Singapore-based Pulsifi has selected ProximaX Ltd.'s blockchain technology to improve its predictive talent AI analytics engine.
Azbil Corporation of Japan, a major provider of automation solutions for production, just opened a showroom in Singapore to help expand its business operations.
Greenpeace Africa is demanding the total halt of operations for Singaporean-based Halycon Agri and its destructive Cameroonian subsidiary, Sudcam, in running its rubber plantation operations there.
Agricultural Products Maker Farmmi Signs with Bantan Internet Technology to Develop Blockchain Tools
Bantan Internet Technology PTE., Ltd. (BIT), a Singapore company, has signed a strategic cooperation agreement with Chinese agricultural products supplier Farmmi to develop a series of blockchain technologies for the company.
The Singapore Biomaging Consortium (SBIC) of A*STAR has located a section of the mouse brain called the Tuberal Nucleus, which affects appetite and body weight. It may lead to a major breakthrough in weight control therapy.
Cube Boutique Capsule Hotel at Kampong Glam, Singapore, has just expanded its capacity.
NEC Corporation has won the contract to build the Bay to Bay Express Cable System (BtoBE), a high performance cable connecting Singapore, Hong Kong and the United States.
Chindwin College, a well-respected institution from Yangon, Myanmar, is forming a joint venture with PSB Academy, one of the major private education entities in Singapore. The new school will be called the Chindwin-PSB Institute.
AI Singapore and Chicago-based ThoughtWorks, a global software and digital transformation consultancy, have agreed to work together to promote training, research and development in adoption of artificial intelligence (AI) and analytics, plus deployment and best practices.
Singapore-based Lodgis Hospitality Holdings Pte., Ltd., a hospitality company, is expanding its footprint in Cambodia with the acquisition of two historic landmark hotels there.
China Mobile International Limited (CMI) just held the formal ceremony celebrating the launch of construction for its new Singapore data center.
Below is the latest edition of AsiaBizNews' list of trade shows and exhibitions of interest in the coming three month period. Highlights this time include : the Shanghai International Building Technology (SIBT) and the latest International Power Generation Transmission & Distribution Technology Exhibition, Vietnam; both are happening in September. Please contact us if you have an event you would like to see included in our next list.
Insider (www.useinsider.com), a digital marketing and custom acquisition company based in the UK, just announced that Singapore-based Zalora, the largest and fastest-growing e-commerce site in Southeast Asia will be using Insider's AI-powered Growth Management Platform (GMP) to help the company bring on more business.
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.
Nitto Denko Corporation, a Japan-based manufacturing company that operates in four business divisions, won a bid to provide reverse osmosis (RO) membranes to the Keppel Marina East Desalination Plant in Singapore.
Cryptic Labs and LongHash (Singapore) are partnering on a project to co-incubate startups featuring blockchain technology.
Chinese co-working venture Ucommune (Beijing) Venture Investment Ltd. just announced it plans to expand in the near future in Singapore, which it calls 'the tech hub of Southeast Asia'.
VSE Aviation Singapore, a subsidiary of VSE Aviation, has been appointed as a BendixKing Distributor for the Asia Pacific region to supply a wide range of avionics, flight controls, display units and installation kits.
Singapore-based Kintaro Cells Power, a provider of mesenchymal stem cells based on Russian medical research, is partnering with Tokyo Medical University to build the research around these stem cells to improve quality of life and create medical breakthroughs.
Singapore-based ST Engineering, a provider of services in the aerospace and marine sectors, announced a partnership with SafeRide Technologies, a vehicle cybersecurity solution headquartered in Israel, to protect connected and autonomous vehicles from cyber attack.
Mercatus Co-operative Limited of Singapore, a real-estate mangement company, has selected Yardi Voyager® to manage accounting for its portfolio of income-producing properties.
Singapore's fastest growing internet company, BIGO LIVE, just launched its Cube TV streaming service in Malaysia, with a major focus on eSports and online game play.
DYU Smart Bike, an e-bike manufacturer and a subsidiary of China-based F-wheel, opened its first Southeast Asia overseas operation center for the company on June 10 in Singapore.