Asia Pioneer Entertainment Launches their first NFT series – Asia Tigers Club to enter the Metaverse

HONG KONG, May 4, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Macau leading gaming equipment supplier Asia Pioneer Entertainment Holdings Limited (“APE Holdings” or the “Company”, with its subsidiaries referred as the “Group”; Stock Code: 8400.HK) is pleased to announce the launch of Asia Tigers Club, the Group’s first NFT to enter the metaverse. Photo […]

OTT Summit Ends with Much Optimism for Growth in Asia and a Strong Focus on Content and the Consumer

Singapore, Apr 6, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – The Asia Video Industry Association (AVIA) hosted over 850 delegates and featured over 80 industry leaders at the recent OTT Summit, with conversations revolving a lot on the subject of growth, from subscriber and revenue growth to increased local content investment and an intense focus […]

Asia’s HR Community to Reunite at HR Tech Festival Asia 2022 Both In-person and Virtually to Refresh and Reimagine the Future of Workforce Management

Singapore, Apr 5, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – 2022 continues to be a challenging year for APAC’s HR leaders as companies return to the workplace, refresh talent strategies, and reimagine the future workforce to optimise business impact. HR Tech Festival 2022, organized by HRM Asia, returns May 10-13 to celebrate its 21st anniversary […]

19 Women from APAC recognised with Women Icons Asia Awards 2022 at Collective for Equality Summit

Singapore, Mar 28, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Nineteen women and one corporate from the Asia Pacific were recognised at the annual Women Icons Asia Awards 2022 presented by the Singapore-based Women Icons Network (WIN). The awards were announced in conjunction with the Collective for Equality Summit hosted virtually on March 24 & […]

TikTok is propagandists’ new tool to win elections in Southeast Asia

By Nuurrianti Jalli Scholars and political observers have raised concerns over public opinion maneuvering on social media in Southeast Asia as three countries in the region — the Philippines, Malaysia, and Indonesia — are gearing up for elections. Propagandists’ strategic maneuvering of public opinion on social media remains a dangerous threat to democracy in Southeast Asia. […]

Huawei eyeing digitalization partnerships in the Philippines

By Brontë H. Lacsamana SHENZHEN-BASED multinational company Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. is looking to contribute to digitalization efforts in the Philippines through local partnerships. Jay Chen, vice-president of Huawei Asia Pacific, said at a round table at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) on March 1 that the Philippines is “very dynamic” in its development of […]

Digital Week 2.0: Largest Coming Together of Southeast Asia’s Digital Future

Singapore, Feb 11, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – The year 2021 can be termed as one of “Resurgence”. Lives, businesses all saw a resurgence to some extent, even as Covid-19 continued to ravage many economies and livelihoods. If the year 2020 was when organisations began their internal digital transformation journey, in 2021- forward […]

AVIA Appoints Matthew Cheetham as General Manager of the Coalition Against Piracy

Singapore, Feb 8, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – The Asia Video Industry Association has appointed Matthew Cheetham as General Manager of the Coalition Against Piracy (CAP) with immediate effect. Matthew Cheetham Over the last four years CAP has made real inroads into the systemic problems of video piracy faced by the broadcast and […]

Messe Muenchen Acquires Asia Climate Forum and Confirms In-person Event for 2022

Singapore, Jan 25, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Messe Muenchen’s subsidiary for Southeast Asia — MMI Asia Pte. Ltd. — has taken over ownership and operation of the Asia Climate Forum (ACF) from former owners Media Generation Ventures Ltd (MGV), including the 2022 edition taking place alongside the CleanEnviro Summit Singapore (CESG) from […]

Singapore’s 1982 Ventures Raises US$12.5M in the First Close of Seed Fund

SINGAPORE, Dec 16, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – 1982 Ventures, a leading early-stage venture capital firm in Southeast Asia, has announced the initial close of its first seed stage venture fund with US$12.5 million in committed capital. The fund is targeting to raise a total corpus of US$15 million. Scott Krivokopich and Herston […]

SEEK Asia Launches “Let’s Get To Work” To Empower Job Seekers After “Great Resignation”

SINGAPORE, Dec 8, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Today, SEEK Asia, the parent company of leading jobs platforms JobStreet and JobsDB, and with investments in JobKorea and BDJobs (Bangladesh), announces the launch of its new omni-channel marketing campaign aimed at getting job seekers, and especially first jobbers, to work. This comes after the […]

Olympus Selected for Inclusion in Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI World)

TOKYO, Dec 2, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Olympus Corporation (“Olympus” – Director, Representative Executive Officer, President and CEO: Yasuo Takeuchi) has been selected for inclusion in the 2021 Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI World) and the 2021 Dow Jones Sustainability Asia Pacific Index (DJSI Asia Pacific), among the world’s most recognized […]

SPC Announces the Launch of Its Platform betting on the Metaverse

Cayman Islands / November 30, 2021 / SEAPRWire / – SPC, founded by Asia Capital Strategy Fund (ACS), is a management agreement and cross-chain asset aggregation and income platform, focused on creating sustainable and stable returns for all users of the Metaverse ecosystem. The SPC platform has positioned itself to evolve into a cross-chain asset aggregation and income marketplace. SPC […]

Mazda Included in Dow Jones Sustainability Asia Pacific Index for Fifth Year Running

HIROSHIMA, Japan, Nov 29, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Mazda Motor Corporation has been included in the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices’ Asia Pacific Index for the fifth year running. The Dow Jones Sustainability Indices are among the longest-running(1) ESG investment indices(2) in the world. Corporations are assessed annually in the areas of environmental […]

Satellite Remains an Essential Element of Video Distribution Alongside the Growth of OTT

Singapore, Nov 25, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – The Asia Video Industry Association (AVIA) hosted its annual Satellite Industry Forum on Thursday, 18 November as a virtual conference, to end off the Asia Video Summit umbrella of events this year. The Forum opened with a look at Satellite Trends and Forecasts Post-Covid with […]