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29 may 2018

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Hosted by the Asian Banker magazine, the 2nd Future Global Finance Summit and the 19th Asian Banker Summit was held in Beijing from May 23 to 25. Representatives of the industry from China and abroad including Johanna Chua, the Asia-Pacific chief...


24 may 2018

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Co-hosted by the China Association of Chinese Medicine (CACM), People's Daily Online and Health.People.cn, and organized by Infinitus (China) Company Ltd. (Infinitus (China)), a member of LKK Health Products Group, the 2018 Responsibilities for...

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Samsung BioLogics announced today that a third monoclonal antibody Drug Substance has been licensed by the US FDA (Food and Drug Administration) for its second plant, the world's largest single plant. With the approval, Samsung BioLogics has been...


23 may 2018

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Twenty-two Indian business leaders were named winners of the Asia Pacific Entrepreneurship Awards. Over 250 attendees were present at the by-invitation only gala, comprising of industry leaders, leading entrepreneurs...

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Asian Americans are more concerned about making missteps with their retirement savings in the years just before and just after retirement, yet are more confident and focused about their investments than other retirees and pre-retirees, new research...


22 may 2018

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Goldman Sachs was named "overall best employer" as part of Asia Society's 2018 Best Asian Pacific American (APA) Employer Awards, followed by KPMG and Colgate-Palmolive. The global investment bank was also recognized as best employer for developing...

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Today, 43% of Millennials are multicultural, making them the most racially diverse adult generation in American History. This summer, Pabst Blue Ribbon, an American icon for over 170 years, will explore and celebrate what the American Dream means to...

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Hyundai Motor America is pleased to announce an Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month celebration at its U.S. headquarters on May 30, 2018, from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. The longtime annual event has previously been...

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The U.S. Department of Commerce's Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) celebrated Asian Pacific American Heritage Month (APAHM) with a day-long celebration Tuesday, May 15 featuring remarks from White House officials, panels focused on...

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China Literature's international platform (webnovel.com), the international operation of China's leading online literature platform Qidian.com, celebrated its first anniversary on May 15, 2018. In the past year, Webnovel stepped up its efforts in...


19 may 2018

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Social E-commerce A New Business Model Social e-commerce is a derivative e-commerce mode. It is based on interpersonal relationship networks, with the help of a social media propagation path like WeChat, which is the most popular social app in...


18 may 2018

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Award-winning hydrologist Sherry Chen continues her quest for justice at a press conference convened by Asian American non-profit organizations and joined by members of the Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus. Sherry, a U.S. citizen who...

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Chronicled is honored to have been named San Francisco's Best Tech Company of 2018 by SF Weekly, a San Francisco Media Company publication. The award is a people's choice award adjudicated by the editors of the magazine following a community ballot...

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The Royal Wedding between Prince Harry & Meghan Markle is purported to cost a whopping $2.8M and another $43M for security alone, but the cost of Colin Khoo & Araminta's wedding from "Crazy Rich Asians," the most anticipated movie this summer, is...

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Zhaopin Limited ("Zhaopin" or the "Company"), a leading career platform in China focused on matching talent with skills and opportunities through their career lifecycle, today released 2018 Research Report on the Living Status of White-collar...


17 may 2018

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On May 16, the Bureau of Financial Affairs of Guangzhou Municipality, which is the key city of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macau Greater Bay Area, held the Guangzhou Finance Roadshow to Global Bay Area Silicon Valley Conference, which is one part of its...

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A news report by China.org.cn on the Chinese movie market:   The new Disney and Marvel's superhero movie "Avengers: Infinity War" hit the Chinese mainland on May 11. Previously, it raked in US$100 million worldwide in a record 11 days. Despite such...

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Neuromation strengthens its position in the Asian market and announces the start of cooperation with Linfinity. Under the partnership, Neuromation will process and analyze data for Linfinity's blockchain and IoT-driven...

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Neuromation strengthens its position in the Asian market and announces the start of cooperation with Linfinity.      (Photo: https://mma.prnewswire.com/media/692819/Enzo_Wang_Arthur_McCallum.jpg ) Under the partnership, Neuromation will process...


16 may 2018

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Chronicled, Inc. has announced an investment by Broadway Angels in the company's pre-Series A financing. Over the past year, Chronicled, a technology firm using blockchain technology to secure and automate industrial supply chains has grown...

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UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency in Canada, is joining forces with Mohamad Fakih, President and CEO of Paramount Fine Foods, to raise funds for Rohingya refugees. The Fakih Foundation will match the highest donation amount...


15 may 2018

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Sodexo, a food and facilities management company committed to improving Quality of Life, announced today that it has been recognized for 10 consecutive years by Working Mother as one of the 2018 Best Companies for Multicultural Women-- an honor that...


14 may 2018

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Charter members of the Illinois Utilities Business Diversity Council (IUBDC) spent a combined total of more than $1.25 billion on goods and services provided by minority-, women-, and veteran-owned businesses in 2017, a 7.8% increase over the prior...

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Pronounced loom-pi-ya, lumpia is essentially the Filipino version of a spring roll ? similar in style to Chinese egg rolls, Vietnamese Ch? giò, and Thailand's Popiah. Lola's Lumpia is a new restaurant founded by first-generation Filipino American...

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Over 80% of surveyed U.S. and foreign retailers see China as a lucrative market, as affluent Chinese consumers seek quality products from overseas. However, only 20% of retailers feel confident in their capability to succeed in China's e-commerce...


11 may 2018

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ERASE Racism is pleased to announce it has received a large grant of $100,000 from the Unitarian Universalist Congregation at Shelter Rock (UUCSR). Grant funds will support the new ERASE Racism project Changing the Narrative Around Race and Racial...

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Tourisme Montréal yesterday offered its BONJOUR CHINE training program to more than 150 partners and members of Montréal's tourism industry. This program teaches participants how to effectively welcome Chinese tourists and cater to their preferences...


10 may 2018

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Wenchuan is a county in southwest China's Sichuan province. Its picturesque scenery and distinctive features of the Tibetan and Qiang ethnic groups have made it a popular tourism destination.   But ten years ago, the...


9 may 2018

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Premier luxury hotel and property owner-operator will centralise diverse business processes within an integrated commercial property management and accounting platform  Yardi®, a real estate property and investment management software supplier, has...

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The Asia-Pacific (APAC) healthcare industry is undergoing rapid transformation with a dramatic shift in consumer behavior and expectations, opening up growth opportunities across diagnostics, regenerative medicine, medical tourism and digital health....


8 may 2018

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According to Asian-Americans: Digital Lives and Growing Influence, a Nielsen report released today, Asian-American consumers are growing faster than the general population and maintaining income and education rates higher than any other racial or...

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Kuala Lumpur, 8 May 2018: High-level speakers at today's opening of the Global Forum on Remittances, Investment and Development in Kuala Lumpur, shared a common message ? public and private sector must work further together to leverage the immense...


7 may 2018

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Japan House London is revitalising an Art Deco building on Kensington High Street to become Europe's one and only Japan House, a creative crossroads for Japan and the UK Spread over three floors, Japan House London will offer a temporary exhibition...


4 may 2018

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A news report by China.org.cn on Jessie J's win on Chinese TV show:   Recently, British pop star Jessie J won the popular Chinese music competition show "Singer 2018," becoming the first international performer to win the televised contest in six...


3 may 2018

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Vacances Sinorama's financial position is sound and will allow the company to to properly pursue its operations in the coming months and years. Sinorama senior management is issuing this statement following a report published in La Presse alleging...

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Asia Society announced today that Reuters reporters Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo have won the 2018 Osborn Elliott Prize for Excellence in Journalism on Asia. The Burmese journalists led a team of Reuters reporters in Myanmar and Bangladesh who provided...

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Sirnaomics, Inc. (www.sirnaomics.com), a leading biopharmaceutical company in discovery and development of RNAi therapeutics, announced today that Steven Zhifeng Long, Ph.D., has joined Sirnaomics senior management team. Dr. Long will be responsible...


2 may 2018

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National Rosé Day, typically reserved for the second Saturday of June each year, will be brought to life with the launch of "Rosé Day LA" on June 9th at Saddle Rock Ranch in Malibu, California. Moët & Chandon will...

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ADP® ranked in the top ten of the 2018 DiversityInc® Top 50 Companies for Diversity list taking the fifth spot.  This marks the ninth consecutive year the company made the list.  ADP was also recognized as a top company for people with disabilities,...


1 may 2018

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Today, the Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage and Minister responsible for Multiculturalism, launched the Government of Canada's 2018 Asian Heritage Month celebrations. This month is a time for Canadians across the country to...

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Today we mark the start of Asian Heritage Month. This is an opportunity to recognize and celebrate the invaluable contributions of Canadians of Asian descent to the growth of our country. The Government of Canada's theme for Asian Heritage Month...

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In 2002, following the adoption by the Canadian Senate of a motion proposed by Senator Vivienne Poy,  the Government of Canada declared the month of May to be a time to celebrate the culture and accomplishments of Canadians of Asian heritage. "The...

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Fastweb (www.fastweb.com), the leading website for scholarship and financial aid information and a member of the Monster network, commemorates the celebration of Asians and Pacific Islanders in the United States during Asian-Pacific American Heritage...

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Panda Express is proud of its Asian American heritage. America's favorite Chinese kitchen celebrates Asian Pacific American Heritage Month (APAHM) with a short documentary highlighting the perseverance and humility of APA luminaries including Connie...

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The Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage and Minister responsible for Multiculturalism, will host a reception on Tuesday to celebrate the start of Asian Heritage Month. The event will be livestreamed on Canadian Heritage's Facebook...

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During a Memorial Ceremony organized by the Korean Ministry of Patriots and Veterans Affairs (MPVA), Brigadier General (retired) and MPVA Director General Kim Kwang-woo (left) presents Korean War Veteran H.J. "Burley" Smith (right) with Korea's...


30 april 2018

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Sentient Technologies, the world leader in artificial intelligence products based on evolutionary algorithms, announced today the expansion of its presence in Asia and Australia, with new partnerships.  Sentient's newest partners, Intralink Group in...

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In its 2017 Social Responsibility Report released today, Health Care Service Corporation (HCSC), the nation's largest customer-owned health insurer, highlighted the work of its employees to make a positive impact in the lives of members and their...

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In celebration of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, HBO will premiere the second installment of Asian Pacific American Visionaries, a short film program featuring the works of emerging Asian American directors on May 7th.  The trio of films,...

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Phillip Capital Inc. ("PhillipCapital"), a self-clearing futures commission merchant (FCM) and broker dealer, announces Lim Hua Min, Executive Chairman of the PhillipCapital Group of companies ("PhillipCapital Group"), has been awarded the...