Rebirth of Digitalization: A booster for taxpayers and the government

Christmas commemorates the birth of Jesus and is observed every Dec. 25. A few days more, and we will be officially celebrating the holiday most associated with giving. And despite the COVID-19 pandemic, it looks like the long-awaited recovery is taking hold. Many changes have transpired since COVID-19 upended our lives. The vaccination campaign has […]

HKTDC Lifestyle Sourcing Show | Physical + Online concludes, attracting some 9,500 buyers

HONG KONG, Dec 13, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), the HKTDC Lifestyle Sourcing Show | Physical + Online came to a successful conclusion on 10 December. The physical show (1-3 December) and online show (6-10 December) welcomed some 9,500 buyers to visit in person […]

Close up with NovationWire: a New Type of PR Distribution Service

HONG KONG – NovationWire is an organization that had everything in place to succeed in 2021. They had a 100% remote workforce in place. Their DNA was already in the cloud. The press release distribution industry was already at an inflection point. Overly consolidated. Expensive. The pandemic has resulted in the recalibration of corporate strategies. With that, […]

WARC and YouTube release “Brand-building at the speed of culture: The role of online video in Asia”

SINGAPORE, Nov 22, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Online video is where culture is being cross-pollinated between brands, creators, fans and viewers. Every minute, 300 hours of content are uploaded on YouTube. One billion hours of content are watched on the platform every day and watch time has grown by 60% in the […]

China’s New Regulation on Internet Healthcare Will Benefit Platforms like WeDoctor

HONG KONG, Oct 29, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – On 27 October, China’s National Health Commission (NHC), the authority responsible for the medical industry, issued a new policy that calls for the regulation of China’s fast-growing internet healthcare industry. The policy is expected to push China’s internet healthcare industry from the period of […]

GCash Introduces First of Its Kind, Online Shopping Protection with Regional Insurtech Firm, Igloo

MANILA, Sept 22, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Philippines’ leading e-wallet provider GCash, has launched an online shopping insurance – underwritten by PGA Sompo – with Singapore-headquartered regional insurtech Igloo, to protect its growing online customer base. This launch and partnership come at a time where GCash has seen a surge in online […]

Tabada: Labyrinth

Don’t judge the book by its packaging. Yet, for the first time in five decades, I hesitated to unwrap a book, so enamored was I with the brown kraft paper wrapped around it like a drape of seaweed. I used to believe one discovered a book by happenstance: the stars aligned; actual bills, not receipts, […]

ICCPP Holds GENE TREE Online Roundtable

SHENZHEN, CHINA, Sep 16, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – At 6 p.m. on September 8 UTC+8, the GENE TREE Technology Sharing Online Roundtable with the theme of “Exploration and Innovation” was successfully held as scheduled. As the organizer of the online meeting, ICCPP, having built well-known international atomization brands “VOOPOO” and “ZOVOO”, discussed […]

More LGUs adopt online business permit, licensing application system

BUSINESS owners can benefit from faster and easier way of securing business permits and licensing online with the application software developed by the Department of Information and Communications (DICT). DICT Government Digital Transformation Bureau director Leo Urbiztondo Jr. said the Integrated Business Permits and Licensing System (iBPLS) will transition to Integrated Local Government Unit (iLGU) […]

PIGO pioneer on the go

The pioneering Philippine Inland Gaming Operator (PIGO) licensee, Inter-Active Entertainment Solutions Technologies, Inc. (IEST), generated P113.9 million gross gaming revenues in the first half of 2021. IEST is a subsidiary of Philippine Stock Exchange-listed DFNN, Inc. In November 2020, IEST became the first company to be issued an online gaming license by the Philippine Amusement […]

GOME Proactively Responds to National Strategies with Expansion of Business Quality and Quantity in 1H 2021

HONG KONG, Aug 27, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Business strategy conforms to national policy, and drive an in-depth upgrading in the second phase of “Home Living” GOME (493.HK) accelerated the implementation of the second phase of “Home Living” strategy in the first half of 2021, with focus on technology retailing and digitalized […]

Lvji Technology Announces 2021 Interim Results

HONG KONG, Aug 27, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – China’s leading online tour guide provider Lvji Technology Holding Inc. (“Lvji Technology” or the “Company”, together with its subsidiaries, the “Group”, stock code: 1745.HK) is pleased to announce its consolidated results for the six months ended 30 June 2021 (the “Period”). Since March 2021, […]