The Islamic Development Bank (IsDB), a multilateral development bank based in Saudi Arabia, just announced the launching of Engage, a new digital platform aimed at promoting technological and scientific solutions to accelerate progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
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Exeo Entertainment, Inc., manufacturer of the Krankz brand of music headphones headquartered in Las Vegas, Nevada, has signed a Joint Venture agreement with Axcel Electronics Thailand Co Ltd. to manufacture and distribute private label Krankz Audio headphones, branded cabling, and power banks to OEM manufactures.
Bombardier Transportation, a Canadian provider of rail technology, has announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Mahidol University in Thailand to strengthen cooperation for graduate education and research in the field of rail transportation over the next five years.
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.
NEC Corporation, headquartered in Tokyo, Japan and its subsidiary in Thailand, have entered into a contract to provide the Red Line railway in Bangkok with data transmission, CCTV security, public address, and master clock systems.
Japan-based DENSO Corporation, a global automotive supplier geared towards advance technology, systems, and components, is leading a demonstration project that will train lean automation system integrators (LASIs) handling production and failure analysis equipment in Thailand through a showcase production line for next-generation lean automation.
Mazda Powertrain Manufacturing (Thailand) Co. Ltd. (MPMT), located in Thailand's Chonburi Province, just opened a new engine machining factory.
To encourage more investment in technology and knowledge-based industries, the Thailand Board of investment has introduced the new "SMART Visa". The new category of Visa is expected to make it easier for expatriates, foreign experts and investors to work and invest in Thailand long-term.
Prudential Life Assurance (Thailand) Public Company Limited, a subsidiary of UK-based Prudential plc, and Siam Commercial Bank Public Company Limited have established a bancassurance partnership, to jointly develop and provide insurance solutions for SCB's wealth segment customers.
Nexif Energy, an independent power producer in Asia and Australia, announced that it has signed an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract for its 110 megawatt (MW) cogeneration project in Thailand’s Rayong Province.
In Trillions' current 3-month rolling calendar of some of Asia’s best trade shows, we feature one of the biggest Airshow events in the world, along with exhibitions on an International Media & Satellite Communications, Industry Automation, Apparel Manufacturing, South Asia Travel & Tourism, Food Packaging, Pools & Spas, Medical Devices, Gardens & Landscaping, Metal & Steel, Sporting Goods, and everything about Livestock, Meat Processing and the Dairy Industry.
Thai paint and coating company TOA Paint, through its subsidiary TOA Coating in Cambodia, is constructing a factory at the industrial park in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.
Thailand-based JWD InfoLogistics PCL, a major 'total logistics solutions provider' and the shipping group PT Samudera Indonesia Tbk have created a Joint Venture to provide integrated logistics solutions in Indonesia. Their first focus: cold storage.
DRVR, an international fleet management application provider based in Bangkok, Thailand, has selected Tata Communications as its global IoT connectivity partner to help achieve its objective of making Asia's vehicle fleets the smartest and most cost-efficient in the world.
In our current 3-month rolling calendar of some of the more intriguing and trade shows, we feature one of the biggest Maritime shows in the world, along with exhibitions on Food Manufacturing Tech, Industry Automation, Apparel Manufacturing, Food Packaging, Pools & Spas, Garden and Landscaping Design, and the signature Asian Airshow event for this time of the year.
As Thailand moves past its original technology role mostly as a low-cost manufacturer, it is now focusing on Value Creation as the key focus of its Thailand 4.0 model. The country has specifically begun targeting robotics and automation technology as key to the country's economic and tech future.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved two projects worth over $210 million in debt financing from the Leading Asia’s Private Infrastructure Fund (LEAP) in its first year of operation.
Germany-based Siemens, the largest industrial manufacturing company in Europe, is delivering metro trains and rail infrastructure for the extension of Bangkok’s Blue Line Metro in Thailand.
The APEC member economies just completed a major planning effort to look at how to enhance economic empowerment for women across the region. It is part of a broader move to secure workforces and growth as major new forces shift the nature of the Asia-Pacific business landscape.
oBike, Singapore's own station-less smart bike-sharing company, just opened up busines in Phuket, as part of a continuing expansion across Singapore, Malaysia and Thailand.
Japanese trading house ITOCHU Corporation has made a $1 million strategic investment into Eko Communications, a Thailand-based technology startup that operates a business messaging app.
APEC member economies' small business government representatives are working to opitimize conditions for Asia-Pacific startup growth, as digital advances open up new business and trade opportunities within the technology sector.
Hitachi, Ltd. has signed an agreement with Thailand's Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) Office to help apply digital technologies such as IoT (Internet of Things) to help promote EEC development within the country.
Bangkok will soon get its first city observation tower, designed as a cultural landmark and a future major tourism draw. It will be 459 meters high and will be the tallest observation tower in Southeast Asia.
During the recent 2017 Global Seminar on International Communication of China Online Literature -- Thailand Session held in Bangkok, participants were invited to join an an industry-wide cooperation to assure authorized distribution of Chinese online literature within Thailand.