Singapore International Water Week Pte Ltd and Messe München join hands in a long-term partnership to organize the Singapore International Water Week

MMI Asia Pte. Ltd. awarded a 10-year agreement to organize the Singapore International Water Week (SIWW) Water Expo Partnership introduces Messe München’s IFAT to Southeast Asia through SIWW which will propel its growth to a new level Preparations are already underway for the new partnership, commencing from SIWW2024 which will take place from 18 to […]

PHL halal products roadshow organized for Gulf countries 

PHILIPPINE producers of Halal products will join a roadshow in the various Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries between Feb. 11 and 25, the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) said in a statement. The DTI organized the outbound business matching mission together with the Export Marketing Bureau and the Philippine Trade and Investment Center in […]

Dusit International appoints Makoto Yamashita to spearhead hotel openings in Kyoto, Japan

BANGKOK, Feb 2, 2023 – (ACN Newswire via – Dusit International, one of Thailand’s leading hotel and property development companies, has appointed Mr Makoto Yamashita as pre-opening General Manager of ASAI Kyoto Shijo and Area GM – Kyoto, Japan. Makoto Yamashita Dusit Thani Kyoto ASAI Shijo Kyoto Marking an important milestone in Dusit’s ongoing […]

Cebu Pacific: We’re fully back

MAKATI — Budget carrier Cebu Pacific (CEB) announced Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2023, that it has restored 100 percent of its pre-pandemic capacity and the destinations it flies to. “We are back. It is so good to be back… We have restored 34 of our 34 domestic flights and 25 of our 25 international flights,” said […]

Task force eyes to build command facility in war on drugs

THE One Cebu Inter-Agency Interdiction Task Force is eyeing to build a modern command center in Cebu City during their full council meeting on Wednesday, January 25. The facility is where authorities can relay information and other updates about their anti-illegal drug operation. It was agreed during the meeting that the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency […]

Decentralized Art Financial Platform ‘Art de Finance’, Partners with Incheon Airport Art Hub Consortium ‘ARSHEXA’

Zug, Switzerland, January 25, 2023 – (SEAPRWire) – Art de Finance, a decentralized art financial platform, announces its partnership with the ARSHEXA Corporation Limited which has the Incheon airport art storage project underway on Dec 27. With its headquarters in Zug, Switzerland, Art de Finance is a platform that transforms physical art into NFT and evaluates art NFT through its […]

Visitor arrivals expected to approach pre-pandemic levels in 2023

THE Philippine Travel Agencies Association (PTAA) is expecting international visitor arrivals in 2023 to approach pre-pandemic levels if no further global disruptions materialize. Michelle G. Taylan, chair of the PTAA 30th Travel Tour Expo 2023, told BusinessWorld on the sidelines of a briefing in Quezon City on Tuesday that the group projects international visitor arrivals of […]

Labor department assures ILO mission action plans will be drawn to address workers’ concerns 

THE DEPARTMENT of Labor and Employment (DoLE) has assured the International Labor Organization (ILO), which currently has a high-level mission in the Philippines to look into the government’s compliance with international labor conventions, that action plans are being discussed to address workers’ concerns.    In a statement published on Monday evening, DoLE said Labor Secretary Bienvenido […]

NBB and JCB Enable the Acceptance of JCB Cards Through its POS & E-Commerce Merchants in The Kingdom of Bahrain

MANAMA & TOKYO, Jan 23, 2023 – (JCN Newswire via – The National Bank of Bahrain (NBB) and JCB International Co., Ltd., the international operations subsidiary of JCB Co., Ltd., Japan’s only international payment brand, have signed an agreement to enable JCB payment acceptance at the bank’s POS and e-commerce merchants in the Kingdom […]

Fosun International Expects One-off Negative Impact to be Cleared and Businesses to Bound Back in 2023

HONG KONG, Jan 21, 2023 – (ACN Newswire via – On 20 January 2023, Fosun International Limited (“Fosun International” or “Fosun”, HKEX: 00656) issued a profit warning announcement on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, mentioning that based on the information available to the Board and the latest unaudited consolidated management accounts of the Group […]

Karrie International (1050.HK) reached memorandum of strategic cooperation with the La Salle Foundation through a total of one million Hong Kong dollar donation

EQS Newswire / 20/01/2023 / 18:07 UTC+8   Karrie International Holdings Limited 嘉利國際控股有限公司 (Stock Code: 1050.HK)     Karrie International Holdings Limited (“Karrie Group”) has always regarded “caring for the next generation” as its mission to fulfill social responsibilities and create a sustainable social environment for the future.   With La Salle College celebrating its […]

8 airports have funding in 2023 budget — DBM

THIS YEAR’s budget has guaranteed funds for eight airports in the country, including a new one in Zamboanga City that will replace the existing facility, the Department of Budget and Management (DBM) announced on Thursday.    “This budgetary allocation seeks to support the construction, rehabilitation, and improvement of the country’s transportation infrastructure, particularly in the aviation […]

CITIC Telecom CPC Has a Rosy Start in 2023 with Multiple Distinguished Awards and Certifications

HONG KONG, Jan 19, 2023 – (ACN Newswire via – CITIC Telecom International CPC Limited (CITIC Telecom CPC), a wholly-owned subsidiary of CITIC Telecom International Holdings Limited (“CITIC Telecom”, SEHK: 1883), has been well recognized for its dedication to upholding the motto “Innovation Never Stops”, in-depth industry know-how and continuous innovation. At the start […]

22nd Hong Kong Eyewear Design Competition Winners Announced

HONG KONG, Jan 17, 2023 – (ACN Newswire via – With this year’s Avant Garde theme, the 22nd Hong Kong Eyewear Design Competition’s winning pieces reflected the creativity, acute sense of style and boundless imagination of local designers. The competition aims to encourage innovation and enhance the design quality of Hong Kong eyewear products, […]

Fosun Receives RMB12 Billion Syndicated Loan to Consolidate Capital for Business Development

HONG KONG, Jan 17, 2023 – (ACN Newswire via – On 16 January 2023, Fosun High Technology, the domestic operating entity of Fosun International Limited (“Fosun International”, HKEX: 00656), and eight domestic banks held a syndicated loan signing ceremony at the Bund Finance Center, Shanghai. According to the agreement, Industrial and Commercial Bank of […]

Utzurrum: IWC national convention starts with President’s Cup

Who hasn’t heard of the Inner Wheel Clubs of the Philippines? The first club, International Inner Wheel (IIW) was founded by Margaret Golding in 1924. With membership picking up, it is now the largest women’s service voluntary organization in the world, with more than 112,245 members in 104 countries worldwide. In the Philippines, the first […]