C.H. Robinson Launches Rail Service, Connecting China and Europe

Freight line complements companies’ air and ocean services SHANGHAI–(BUSINESS WIRE)–May 8, 2018 C.H. Robinson announced today the launch of its trans-Eurasian rail freight service between China and Europe. The new service offering connects nine origin terminals in China with eight destination cities in Europe. “The new rail line complements our air and ocean offerings, giving customers […]

Kuala Lumpur-Singapore Claims the Global #1 Ranking as Asian City Pairs Occupy the Top 5 Positions on OAG’s Busiest International Routes List

SINGAPORE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–May. 03, 2018 Kuala Lumpur-Singapore has claimed the crown as the world’s busiest air passenger flight route topping the OAG Top 20 Busiest International Routes rankings with 30,537 flights in 12 months to February 2018. Hong Kong-Taipei placed second, Jakarta-Singapore (third), Hong Kong-Shanghai Pudong (fourth) and Jakarta-Kuala Lumpur completed an all-Asian top 5. This […]

Frung and Bell Are Inaugurated as Ambassadors of Saitama Prefecture in JAPAN

SAITAMA, Japan–(BUSINESS WIRE)–May. 02, 2018 Cute actresses Frung (Narikun Ketprapakorn) and Bell (Kemisara Paladesh) have been inaugurated as Ambassadors of Saitama Prefecture. They visited Saitama popular areas such as NAGATORO, CHICHIBU and KAWAGOE and introduced Travel Spots at their instagram. Let’s check Saitama Tourism Website “CHOKOTABI-SAITAMA” and facebook which have useful information. This press release […]

Jeonju International Film Festival and Jeonju Hanji Culture Festival Returns in May 2018

JEONJU, South Korea–(BUSINESS WIRE)–May 2, 2018 In the month of May, the 19th Jeonju International Film Festival and 22nd Jeonju Hanji Culture Festival, will be held in Jeonju known as a city that has best preserved Korean traditional culture and a typical tourism city in Asia. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20180501006995/en In […]

One Million Dollars Donated to Educate Refugee Children in Asia and MENA Region

Sharjah Ruler’s donation to a Malaysian charity to continue supporting displaced communities SHARJAH, United Arab Emirates–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Apr. 29, 2018 A donation of USD 1 million has been given to strengthen the educational infrastructure for refugee and internally displaced children in Asia, Middle East and North Africa, at a time when according to UNHCR statistics, children […]

Malaysian Foundation Recognised for Refugee Support by Sharjah with USD 136 000

Sharjah International Award for Refugee Advocacy and Support organised in collaboration with UNHCR highlights outstanding efforts that improve the lives of millions SHARJAH, United Arab Emirates–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Apr. 23, 2018 For the past couple of years, the Sharjah International Award for Refugee Advocacy and Support (SIARA) has been shining a spotlight on the achievements of unsung […]

ABeam Consulting Supports the Construction of Bangkok Glass’s Mission-Critical System

TOKYO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Apr. 24, 2018 ABeam Consulting Thailand Ltd., (Head Office: Bangkok; Managing Director: Ichiro Hara), a subsidiary of ABeam Consulting Ltd. (Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo; President: Toshinori Iwasawa), announced today that it has established a mission-critical system for the Thai manufacturing company Bangkok Glass Public Company Limited (Head Office: Bangkok; Director and President: Mr. Pavin Bhirom Bhakdi). […]

Hainan Will Now Offer a 30-Day Visa-free Travel Entry for 59 Nations

—-Make Sanya your next travel destination and enjoy this wonderful place! SANYA, China–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Apr. 19, 2018 On April 18, the Ministry of Public Security of China and the State Immigration Administration held a news conference to announce the important conclusion that, starting from May 1st, 2018, citizens of 59 countries may enjoy a 30-day visa-free access to […]

P&G Acquires the Consumer Health Business of Merck KGaA Darmstadt Germany

Strengthens Portfolio, Category Footprint in Top 15 Global OTC Markets Replaces and Improves Upon Successful PGT Healthcare Joint Venture CINCINNATI–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Apr. 19, 2018 The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) today announced it has signed an agreement to acquire the Consumer Health business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, for a purchase price of approximately 3.4 billion […]

Amazon Studios Greenlights Utopia Signs Gillian Flynn to Overall Deal

Flynn, the award-winning, best-selling author and screenwriter of Gone Girl and Sharp Objects, will be the creator, executive producer and showrunner of Utopia, a new series exclusively for Prime Video in more than 200 countries and territories SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Apr. 18, 2018 (NASDAQ: AMZN)— Amazon Studios announced today that it has greenlit a straight-to-series order for Utopia, a nine-episode series from […]

The Health Industry Summit (tHIS) to Play a Greater Role as China Set to Boost Health Industry for a Higher Level of National Health Care

SHANGHAI–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Apr. 16, 2018 The Health Industry Summit (tHIS) 2018 hosted by Reed Sinopharm, opened in Shanghai at the National Exhibition and Convention Center on 11 April 2018. This is the largest gathering of healthcare industry professionals in the world with well over 200,000 attendees from more than 150 countries and regions and over 7,000 exhibitors. In accordance […]