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7 november 2018

08:00
The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Diwali and Bandi Chhor Divas: "Today, we join Hindu, Sikh, Jain, and Buddhist communities in Canada and around the world to celebrate Diwali and Bandi Chhor Divas. "This...


6 november 2018

10:00
Blue Bottle Coffee announced today that it will open in the Seongsu neighborhood of Seoul, South Korea in the second quarter of 2019. The opening will mark the second international move for the Oakland-based company since it launched in Tokyo in...


4 november 2018

18:09
On November 1, a selection of world-class instructors led an upbeat spin class at the prestigious Cyklus cycling studio in Vancouver. The class virtually took participants through the beautiful landscapes of the Taiwanese countryside....


2 november 2018

17:52
A star-studded performance of Maestro Long Yu, the Hangzhou Philharmonic, Yo-Yo Ma, and the Silkroad Ensemble drew the 21st Beijing Music Festival to a dramatic close last Friday. This season explored a diverse offering of repertoire focused on...

13:08
The 4th ANNUAL ASIAN WORLD FILM FESTIVAL (AWFF) announced Festival award winners during the closing night ceremony at the ArcLight in Culver City. Almost 40 feature films from 25 participating countries were presented during the eight-day festival...


31 october 2018

09:30
In October 1968, Craig Hall ? an entrepreneur, philanthropist, vintner, art collector and New York Times bestselling author ? founded HALL Group at age 18 with the purchase of his first rooming house in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Purchased with $4,000 he...

08:33
Ascend Foundation, in conjunction with Ascend Chapters nationwide, raised funds and brings continued visibility to the needs of Houston's Asian community residents that were impacted by Hurricane Harvey. Ascend Foundation presented Rebuilding...

02:00
Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi and WeRide.ai to increase presence in Chinese autonomous vehicle services Alliance Ventures, the strategic venture capital arm of Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi, has become the lead strategic investor of WeRide.ai (formerly...


26 october 2018

09:30
It is with great pleasure, and with a deep respect for our past, that the Canadian Race Relations Foundation (CRRF) celebrates the 21st anniversary of its founding. The CRRF was created as a result of the Redress Agreement between the government of...


25 october 2018

09:00
PLM market leader kicks off a 3 city PLM roadshow across India  Centric Software is pleased to announce that it is entering the Indian market, bringing market-leading Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solutions to local fashion, retail and...

06:00
The 12th Nestlé Waters factory to receive AWS certification One year ago today, Nestlé Waters committed to certifying 20 factories to the international Alliance for Water Stewardship (AWS) Standard by 2020. Nestlé Waters is marking this milestone on...


23 october 2018

14:20
Women on the Block is pleased to announce the "Women on the Block Asia" Blockchain Conference taking place at 80RR in Singapore on 14 November, 2018. Women on the Block presents a day of learning and thought leadership around blockchain technology....

12:41
Global auto sales declined in September owing to a combination of one-off factors, credit restrictions in China, and economic uncertainty in certain parts of the world, detailed Scotiabank Economist Juan Manuel Herrera in his latest Global Auto...


19 october 2018

16:25
China unveiled a detailed plan on Tuesday to establish the country's southern province Hainan as a free trade zone (FTZ), in its latest move to open up the economy. The plan, issued by the State Council, China's cabinet, mapped out the target and...

09:15
Menkes Developments Ltd is pleased to announce that One York Street is now home to Infinite Energy II by world-renowned Japanese artist Mariko Mori. This is Mori's official debut of the exclusive piece on Canadian soil....


18 october 2018

22:25
On October 17, a selection of world-class instructors lead an upbeat spin class at the prestigious Spokehaus cycling studio in Toronto. The class virtually took participants through the beautiful landscapes of the Taiwanese countryside....


17 october 2018

22:38
The Women's Sports Foundation (WSF)?the leading authority on the participation of women and girls in athletics ? celebrated barrier-breaking achievements in women's sports tonight at its 39th Annual Salute to Women in Sports Awards gala at Cipriani...

09:29
The Cultural Corps of Korean Buddhism will hold various events to introduce temple food, which is rooted in Korean traditional culture, from October 22 through 26 at the Embassy of the Republic of Korea in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and...


16 october 2018

16:50
The Imperial Family of Korea has a new crown prince.  His Imperial Highness King Yi Seok, the only remaining heir living in Korea to the Joseon dynasty throne which ruled over the country for five centuries, named Crown Prince Andrew Lee as his...

11:28
The Korean royal family has a new crown prince. His Imperial Highness King Yi Seok, the only remaining heir living in Korea to the Joseon dynasty throne which ruled over the country for five centuries, named Crown Prince Andrew Lee as his successor...


14 october 2018

14:50
Today, thousands of people rallied in Boston on the eve of a federal trial that challenges the admissions policies of Harvard University. The case is Students for Fair Admissions v. Harvard. Edward Blum, president...


12 october 2018

09:00
OZY Media, the daily information source for important stories told nowhere else, today announced their fourth primetime television show, Take On America, a groundbreaking series of televised town halls confronting the country's most pressing issues...


9 october 2018

12:00
Condé Nast Traveler magazine today announced the results of its 31st annual Readers' Choice Awards, including "The Best Cities in the World: Best Big Cities" list, featuring the Japanese cities of Tokyo, Kyoto and Osaka ranked at #1, #2 and #12,...


5 october 2018

13:29
On Sunday October 14, 2018, leaders and representatives of Asian-American communities across the nation will be holding a mass rally at the Copley Square in Boston to support SFFA's (Students for Fair Admissions) lawsuit against Harvard University...

10:59
Asian Television Network International Limited (ATN) , Canada's largest South Asian Broadcaster and pioneer broadcaster of Cricket, is pleased to announce that it has acquired Broadcast rights for the fifth season of Indian Super League Soccer to be...


3 october 2018

09:00
Chronicled, Inc., a technology company that provides blockchain solutions for physical assets and enterprise supply chains, today announced the launch of the Enterprise Protocols Laboratory at its San Francisco headquarters. The purpose of the Lab is...

07:00
Josie Ho is an award-winning actress and film producer starring in over 50 films receiving numerous awards, including The Supreme Best Supporting Actress at the 2017 PIFFA Awards for her role in the film "In The Room" and the very prestigious Best...


2 october 2018

13:34
The Asian Real Estate Association of America (AREAA) will host thousands of real estate and mortgage professionals at the Aria Resort & Casino this October 18-20th, at their annual National Convention, the nation's largest Asian American real estate...

13:19
A powerful earthquake rocked the Indonesian island of Sulawesi on Friday, triggering a three-metre high tsunami. The number of casualties has grown to over 1200 and is expected to further rise in the coming days. Early estimates indicate the full...


1 october 2018

11:36
Inaugurated on 1 October, the extension of Geelong (Melbourne) will strengthen Malteurop's position on the fast-growing markets in Asia-Pacific. This extension will add 120,000 tonnes of additional production capacity to the site's existing 80,000...


28 september 2018

12:34
Yesterday (Sep 27th), the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation, the world's largest inter-governmental body after the United Nations, organised a high-level event at the UN General Assembly to address the Rohingya crisis and war crimes by Myanmar's...

11:45
Last night, the Canadian Race Relations Foundation celebrated its 10th biennial Awards of Excellence Gala Dinner at the Delta Marriott Hotel in Winnipeg, Manitoba. The event marked the end of the 2018 Best Practices program, which highlights the...

10:22
Spin Master Corp. , a leading global children's entertainment company announces a strategic partnership with internet giant Alibaba in China. The strategic cooperation will be committed to creating a leading digital platform for retail, brand...


27 september 2018

18:30
For the first time in its history, New York City Hall on Tuesday, September 25th, celebrated a favorite traditional Chinese festival - the Mid-Autumn Festival - with a taste of a Beijing tradition from ancient times to the present. Around 400...

10:01
United Chinese Americans (ucausa.org), the largest Chinese American federation dedicated to civic engagement and political participation, based in Washington DC, shall convene "2018 Chinese American Convention" from September 27 to 29, at Hyatt...


25 september 2018

09:31
Becoming one with peace movements across the globe, Heavenly Culture, World Peace, Restoration of Light (HWPL) volunteers in Washington D.C. gathered last week to celebrate and advocate for the implementation of the Declaration of Peace Cessation of...

09:05
Ministers and sanitation sector leaders from around the world will convene this month at the Mahatma Gandhi International Sanitation Convention (MGISC) in New Delhi. Hosted by the Government of India, this event will be an opportunity for delegates...

06:00
Nourish Food Marketing, Canada's only full-service marketing agency working exclusively with food, beverage, and agricultural clients, has just completed its fifth annual halal shopper study. The study, which surveyed over 1,000 principal grocery...


24 september 2018

21:31
The ancient Chinese city of Xi'an has played host to the 7th APEC E-Commerce Business Alliance Forum ("the Forum"), which was sponsored by the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC), China's Ministry of Commerce, and China International Electronic...

11:30
Rx Networks Inc., a leading mobile location technology and services company, today announced the implementation of a location.io data centre in Beijing, China.   The Beijing data centre will be connected to the Rx...


23 september 2018

19:00
Tonight, members of Chinese, Korean, Japanese and Vietnamese communities in Canada and around the world will celebrate the Mid-Autumn Festival, also called the Moon Festival. Families and friends gather during the Mid-Autumn Festival to give thanks,...

18:00
The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the celebration of the Mid-Autumn Festival: "Tonight, we join Chinese, Korean, Japanese, and Vietnamese communities in Canada and around the world to celebrate the...


19 september 2018

15:00
NEW YORK, Sept. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- AsianInNY, New York's leader in Asian networking and multicultural sharing site, is celebrating its 10th anniversary with their largest annual Asian fashion show. With a new line up and location,...

09:44
The sixth annual Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards will take place Thursday evening at the Omni Louisville Hotel. The fundraising gala celebrates individuals from around the world who are driven to becoming change agents for the common good. In...

08:00
Sotheby's Asia Week sale series concluded this weekend in New York, with 750+ works spanning centuries of important Asian art sold across five auctions for a total of $33.9 million. Thus far in 2018, Sotheby's New York sales of Asian Art have...


18 september 2018

10:00
ColorComm, Inc., the nation's premier platform addressing diversity and inclusion from across the communications, marketing, media, and advertising industries, will launch the Men of Color in Communications (MCC) Business Summit at Bloomberg...


14 september 2018

09:00
The City of Turin, Slow Food, and the Region of Piedmont in collaboration with MIPAAF (Italy's Ministry for Agricultural, Food and Forestry Policies) will hold 'Terra Madre Salone del Gusto,' the International Slow Food Festival, along with Slow Food...


13 september 2018

13:00
AREAA, the Asian American Real Estate Association of America, will hold their Fourth Annual East Meets West Real Estate Connect conference on September 26, 2018, at The New Yorker. Every year, East Meets West shines with an array of prestigious...

10:23
Minco Silver Corporation (the "Company" or "Minco Silver") is pleased to announce that it has entered into a preliminary agreement to acquire 70% of the equity interests in Changling Longxin Mining Co., Ltd ("Longxin Mining"), a Chinese mining...

09:00
A news report by China.org.cn on China (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone:   If we look at China's coastal line as a bow, the Yangtze River is an arrow, and the city of Shanghai is the arrowhead. An even closer examination reveals the Pudong New Area...