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7 march 2018

10:13
MIT's Hack for Inclusion, a two-day hackathon aimed at developing solutions for bias, will take place March 9-10, 2018 at the Microsoft New England Research and Development center in Cambridge. The event will feature a keynote speech by Allie Lerner,...


6 march 2018

11:29
New research by business psychology firm, Pearn Kandola, has revealed that a shocking 60 per cent of black and 42 per cent of Asian people have experienced racism at work, as opposed to just 14 per cent of white people. One in five (20 per cent)...


4 march 2018

03:48
Local people in Taiwan's Nantou County were awed by folk artists performing dragon dance amid sparkles during a celebration of the Lantern Festival on the Piaosha Square. The dramatic show features two fire dragons dancing under a shower of...


2 march 2018

10:55
Chorus Aviation Inc. ('Chorus') is proud to announce that Jazz Aviation LP ('Jazz') has been named one of Canada's Best Diversity Employers for the seventh consecutive year in an annual national employer survey by Mediacorp Canada Inc. "We are very...


1 march 2018

11:37
Today, a coalition of community, non-profit, fraternal, and civic organizations, including Committee of 100, representing Asian Americans and Chinese Americans released an open letter to FBI Director Christopher Wray urging him to meet to discuss...


28 february 2018

16:00
ColorComm, Inc., the nation's leading women's platform addressing diversity and inclusion from across the communications, marketing, media, and advertising industries, will hold its first ever ColorComm Service Day on Saturday, March 3, 2018 in seven...

05:37
On the first day of this year's Chinese Lunar New Year, a video clip briefly telling the China story of the important holiday was displayed on the large NASDAQ screen overlooking New York's Times Square. Passers-by, many of whom were Chinese who live...


27 february 2018

18:45
HIGHLIGHTS Achieved record adjusted profit of $46 million, a 22% increase compared to 2016. Announced the Board of Directors' recommendation to pay a final dividend for year 2017 of roughly $14 million, or $0.04 per share. Gross and adjusted profit...

13:00
VANADIUMCORP RESOURCE INC. February 27, 2018, VanadiumCorp Resource Inc. is pleased to announce its support for the new rebar standard announced February 9, 2018 by the Standardization Administration for the People's Republic of China. This...


23 february 2018

11:00
A forum discussion organized by OPSEU's Workers of Colour Caucus will tackle one of the most pressing issues facing the country today: health inequity. "Black and racialized Canadians are much more likely to suffer debilitating and deadly diseases...


20 february 2018

16:59
Fourteen Vietnamese business leaders were named winners of the Asia Pacific Entrepreneurship Awards. This is the first time the awards are being held in Vietnam since the inauguration of the awards in 2007.  Over 300...

16:54
The InterContinental Montréal is ready to kick off 2018, the year of tourism between China and Canada, with its Zhou Dao program. Commonly known as the "China Ready" program launched by the InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) in 2015, the Montréal...

16:43
The Chairman of Cedrus Investments ("Cedrus"),Mr. Rani Jarkas, is invited as the keynote speaker at the Asian Investment Series of the Hong Kong Biotech Invest & Partnering 2018 conference to be held on 13th March 2018 in Hong Kong. Cedrus has been...

13:02
The PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games isn't the only thing South Korea is proud of this February. As the world tunes in, South Korea takes the lead with the world's most powerful passport. Ranking with an impressive visa-free score of 162, South...

11:46
Evans Chamberlain Asset Management have recently commented that Japan's exports held up in January 2018 despite the stronger yen while shipments to China, the nation's biggest trading ?partner, surged reflecting calendar effects and higher domestic...


18 february 2018

16:00
Megaport Limited ("Megaport"), a global leading Network as a Service (NaaS) provider and Cinia Oy, creator of intelligent connectivity solutions today announced that they have partnered to enable enterprises with direct access to leading Cloud...


17 february 2018

18:59
Global Trade/Project Financier, Bachmann & Welser will launch a USD 2 billion Project finance fund in March 2018 with funds that will be backed by several private and institutional investors.      (Logo:...

13:59
Global Trade/Project Financier, Bachmann & Welser will launch a USD 2 billion Project finance fund in March 2018 with funds that will be backed by several private and institutional investors.      (Logo:...


16 february 2018

16:58
In recent remarks to the U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee, FBI Director Christopher Wray opined that Chinese academics or "non-traditional collectors" ? "professors, scientists, students" studying and working in the United States in "basically...

16:00
This week, many Canadians will celebrate the Lunar New Year and welcome the arrival of the year of the Dog. The Lunar New Year?also known as Chinese New Year, the Spring Festival, T?t in Vietnam and Seollal in Korea?is one of the most important...

09:00
The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the Chinese Lunar New Year, also known as the Spring Festival: "This week, Chinese communities in Canada and around the world will celebrate the Lunar New Year. "The...

09:00
The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the Vietnamese New Year: "This week, Vietnamese communities in Canada and around the world will celebrate T?t Nguyên ?án, the Lunar New Year. "T?t is a time to give thanks...

09:00
The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement for Korea's Lunar New Year: "Today, Korean communities in Canada and around the world will celebrate Seollal, Korea's Lunar New Year, and welcome...


15 february 2018

10:25
Award-winning journalist Baker Atyani leading new online service, which will focus on improving mutual understanding between Islamabad and the Middle East   Arab News, the Middle East's leading English-language daily, has announced the launch of a...

07:00
Itinerary for the Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, for Thursday, February 15, 2018:   Mississauga, Ontario 4:45 p.m. The Prime Minister will participate in a prayer service and will tour the Lunar New Year Fair at Fo Guang Shan Temple to...

07:00
Catalyst today released a new report, Day-to-Day Experiences of Emotional Tax Among Women and Men of Color in the Workplace, finding that a majority of women of color?specifically individuals who identify with Asian, Black, Latinx and multiracial...

06:44
With the Chinese New Year approaching, new research found that only 6% of the British public would pay £20 to change their Chinese zodiac sign, with this group skewing younger and over-indexing in minority ethnic groups. Over 60% of Brits don't know...


14 february 2018

22:00
My Champagne, a prominent matchmaking, and dating firm that operates in the Chinese cities of Hong Kong and Macau facilitate private dates for singles. Based on its recent survey, around 70.2 percent of young ladies have been successful in finding...

17:06
US Senator Marco Rubio's leading question and FBI Director Wray's remarks regarding Chinese students and scholars as national security threat that requires taking "a whole-of-society response by us" at yesterday's Senate Intelligence Committee...

16:39
Itinerary for the Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, for Thursday, February 15, 2018:   Mississauga, Ontario 4:45 p.m. The Prime Minister will participate in a prayer service and will tour the Lunar New Year Fair at Fo Guang Shan Temple to...

16:37
The LA Chinatown BID invites you to join Chinatown's 119th annual Golden Dragon Parade to welcome the "Year of the Dog" with firecrackers, dragon dancers, floats, bands, and more. A free festival takes place concurrently with acrobats, martial...


13 february 2018

14:00
Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO) New York Office announces the 7th annual Japan Week, which will take place in Vanderbilt Hall at Grand Central Terminal from March 14-17, 2018. Japan Week is a free event that...

09:20
Prospect Co., Ltd., has announced 3rd quarter results of fiscal year ending March 13, 2018 on February 13, 2018. Please find the link below for more details: http://www.prospectjapan.co.jp/ir/pdf/daisanshihanki180213_e.pdf    Prospect Co., Ltd....

07:30
The Asian Real Estate Association of America has named Anne Miller, Executive Director, Luxury and Commercial for RE/MAX, LLC, and Mark Kitabayashi, Broker at Windermere Real Estate, Co-Chairs of their upcoming Global + Luxury Real Estate Summit in...


12 february 2018

19:44
Following up on claims that they have been unfairly and illegally targeted by government overreach and discrimination, Employee Health Systems Medical Group (EHS) today brought suit against the California Department of Managed Health Care (DMHC) and...


9 february 2018

11:13
Ringing out the Old Year with the sounds of drums and gongs, China is brightly lit in the light of festive lanterns. In Xi'an, the ancient capital of thirteen dynasties with a long history, tens of thousands of festive lanterns, along with the charms...

10:00
The Spring Festival of Chinese New Year kicks off on Feb. 16, celebrating the Year of the Dog. Although celebrations vary by region and household, they all have one custom in common: creating dishes that give blessings in the New Year. Vegetables are...


8 february 2018

04:02
Aegis Living, a leader in assisted living and memory care, announces the grand opening of Aegis Gardens, a distinctive senior living community open to all who enjoy celebrating Chinese culture.  The public is invited to the grand opening event...


7 february 2018

20:00
One of the biggest government contracts for Ledvance in almost 100 years of being in the general lighting business.  Deal is a collaboration project with MLS Co. Ltd, one of the new owners of Ledvance.  Annual energy savings through the 25...

09:00
The National Association of Investment Companies applauds Wilshire Consulting for its recently announced inclusivity initiative that will result in institutional investors gaining greater access to the talent within diverse-owned firms. Wilshire...

05:15
World's Leading Automotive Alliance to Explore Future Business Opportunities With Global Transportation Company Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi, the world's leading automotive alliance, today announced it has signed a memorandum of understanding with DiDi...


6 february 2018

10:00
Happy Lunar New Year from Digi-Key Electronics! The global electronic components distributor wishes customers, suppliers, and partners a prosperous 2018 and gives thanks for a successful 2017 that helped the company reach a new milestone in sales of...

10:00
PANDORA honours the Year of the Dog with high-quality, hand-finished jewellery in sterling silver and 14k gold. Intricately crafted charms ? beautiful tokens of luck ? are given and received as we say goodbye to the old and welcome the new....


5 february 2018

01:30
Pratt & Whitney today kicked off its 35th year in the Asia Pacific region with the inauguration of GP7200 overhaul capability at its Singapore engine center ? Pratt & Whitney Eagle Services Asia, a joint venture with SIA Engineering Company (SIAEC)....


4 february 2018

15:47
Yana Zhuravleva, 38, from Russia is so used to living in Hainan, a tropical island at the southern tip of China, that she plans to bring her mother and grandmother to live with her. "Life is comfortable here. The environment is nice and there are...


2 february 2018

05:05
The American Chamber of Commerce in South China (AmCham South China), as its 8th consecutive annual charity effort and 2nd year to visit Wuxing Village, yesterday returned with a selected group of business and community leaders including executives...


1 february 2018

09:00
On the heels of music's biggest weekend, Sean "Diddy" Combs, and the makers of CÎROC Ultra Premium Vodka announce the official launch of CÎROC Studios.  The platform is dedicated to providing emerging artists with access to state of the art...


31 january 2018

16:19
Aflac Incorporated today reported its fourth quarter results. Total revenues were $5.4 billion during the fourth quarter of 2017, compared with $6.0 billion in the fourth quarter of 2016. Net earnings were $2.4 billion, or $5.95 per diluted...

13:00
Beverly Hills Conference & Visitors Bureau (BHCVB), in partnership with China International Culture Association (CICA) and Beijing, Tianjin and Hebei Associations for Cultural Exchanges, with the support of the Chinese Consulate of Los Angeles, will...

08:30
Cathay Bank announced that its holding company Cathay General Bancorp is ranked #12 on the Forbes 2018 "Best Banks in America" list, rising seven spots from last year.  This is the third consecutive year the company has been ranked within the top 20...