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ASEAN Mobility Start-Up Growth Opportunities Report 2021 Featuring Airovr, Angkas, Bussr, FastGo, Gesits, mobilityX, MooVita, Oyika, SERV, VinFast - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 4:13pm

The "ASEAN Mobility Start-Up Growth Opportunities" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "ASEAN Mobility Start-Up Growth Opportunities" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • This study assesses the mobility start-up market in ASEAN countries, focusing on Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam.
  • It profiles 10 mobility start-ups in ASEAN.
  • We also provide the corresponding market growth strategies and future market trends for mobility start-ups.

MINISO Unveils First Self-Service Blind Box Vending Machine in Singapore's Suntec City Mall

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 12:30pm

The new machine allows customers to enjoy contactless shopping for MINISO's blind box collections.

Key Points: 
  • The new machine allows customers to enjoy contactless shopping for MINISO's blind box collections.
  • Nine collections will be sold in MINISO's blind box vending machines, including previous best-selling items from its retail stores.
  • Capitalizing on this trend, MINISO already sells its blind box products in 22 stores across major shopping malls in Singapore.
  • MINISO's first self-service blind box vending machine builds upon this momentum, bringing more opportunities for Gen Z shoppers to engage with and delight in MINISO's brand experiences.

Close to half of Manufacturing & Supply Chain Professionals in Southeast Asia Perceive their Companies to be Lagging the Industry in Digital Transformation

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 - 4:55am
Key Points: 
  • The survey counted 193 professionals*, mainly from IT, innovation & business backgrounds in manufacturing and supply chain companies across the largest economies in Southeast Asia: Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, Philippines & Vietnam.
  • The manufacturing industry plays a significant role in local economies of Southeast Asian countries, contributing more than 20% of Gross Domestic Products in markets like Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand.
  • Recent US-China trade tensions have also increased expectations of how manufacturing can contribute to markets like Indonesia and Vietnam.
  • The COVID-19 pandemic has seen supply chain disruptions across industries - while some companies struggled to come to terms with unusual fluctuations in supply and demand, other companies were better prepared.

SPEEDA Launches Expert Research Services in ASEAN

Monday, July 19, 2021 - 8:30am

Uzabase, Inc is pleased to announce that its business intelligence platform SPEEDA is officially launching its Flash Opinion and Expert Interview services in ASEAN.

Key Points: 
  • Uzabase, Inc is pleased to announce that its business intelligence platform SPEEDA is officially launching its Flash Opinion and Expert Interview services in ASEAN.
  • SPEEDA Expert Research was first launched in the Japanese market in September 2020 as a new feature on the SPEEDA platform alongside the existing information on companies, industries, news, and trends.
  • Since launching SPEEDA Expert Research, the platform has partnered with a large number of experts residing outside of Japan.
  • As a result, we have decided to launch these services aimed at Japanese and local companies in the ASEAN region, where we are seeing strong demand for expert services.

China Media Group and ASEAN media set up partnership to boost regional development

Wednesday, July 14, 2021 - 3:55pm

BEIJING, July 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The China Media Group (CMG) and ASEAN media on Wednesday initiated a partnership which has been established to promote mutual communications at the 2021 ASEAN Media Partners Forum.

Key Points: 
  • BEIJING, July 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The China Media Group (CMG) and ASEAN media on Wednesday initiated a partnership which has been established to promote mutual communications at the 2021 ASEAN Media Partners Forum.
  • Members agreed to issue a joint statement, which aims at strengthening cooperation between the CMG and ASEAN media partners in the post-pandemic era and fostering greater regional prosperity.
  • She believes that creative partnerships are the key to unlocking a promising future for the media industry in ASEAN and China.
  • The forum concluded with an online panel discussion, which saw Chinese and ASEAN media representatives around the theme of "Media Cooperation & Regional Development."

China Media Group and ASEAN media set up partnership to boost regional development

Wednesday, July 14, 2021 - 3:37pm

BEIJING, July 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The China Media Group (CMG) and ASEAN media on Wednesday initiated a partnership which has been established to promote mutual communications at the 2021 ASEAN Media Partners Forum.

Key Points: 
  • BEIJING, July 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The China Media Group (CMG) and ASEAN media on Wednesday initiated a partnership which has been established to promote mutual communications at the 2021 ASEAN Media Partners Forum.
  • Members agreed to issue a joint statement, which aims at strengthening cooperation between the CMG and ASEAN media partners in the post-pandemic era and fostering greater regional prosperity.
  • She believes that creative partnerships are the key to unlocking a promising future for the media industry in ASEAN and China.
  • The forum concluded with an online panel discussion, which saw Chinese and ASEAN media representatives around the theme of "Media Cooperation & Regional Development."

Straits Inter Logistics set to develop Asia's largest STS Energy Transhipment Hub after receiving approval from Marine Department Malaysia

Monday, July 12, 2021 - 11:00am

KUALA LUMPUR, July 12, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - Straits Inter Logistics Berhad ("Straits" or "Company"), a Bursa Malaysia Listed Company, announced today that it has received approval from Marine Department Malaysia for Victoria STS (Labuan) Sdn Bhd ("Victoria STS") to develop an integrated offshore Ship-to-Ship (STS) Energy Transhipment Hub within the port limits of Victoria Bay, Labuan.

Key Points: 
  • KUALA LUMPUR, July 12, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - Straits Inter Logistics Berhad ("Straits" or "Company"), a Bursa Malaysia Listed Company, announced today that it has received approval from Marine Department Malaysia for Victoria STS (Labuan) Sdn Bhd ("Victoria STS") to develop an integrated offshore Ship-to-Ship (STS) Energy Transhipment Hub within the port limits of Victoria Bay, Labuan.
  • Straits' plan to develop the STS Hub is set to be one of the largest offshore Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) and Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) energy transhipment hubs in Asia.
  • The STS hub will be highly synergistic to Straits' existing operations, leveraging on Straits' bunkering and port services.
  • Their services comprise LNG STS full-service provision, LNG terminal management, Emergency STS response and planning, STS procedural development and STS equipment procurement.

Non-Contact Export Consultation Carried Out With 20 Korean Digital Content Companies and 37 ASEAN Companies Prior to Singapore ICT Exhibition ‘ConnecTechAsia’

Monday, July 12, 2021 - 2:00am

The Korean digital content companies supported by MOIBA have successfully finished a non-contact export consultation with ASEAN countries.

Key Points: 
  • The Korean digital content companies supported by MOIBA have successfully finished a non-contact export consultation with ASEAN countries.
  • The consultation was performed prior to the online Singapore ICT exhibition CommunicAsia 2021-ConnecTechAsia (CTA) which is held from July 14 to 16 hosted by IMDA and sponsored by Informa Tech.
  • 20 digital content (DC) companies from Korea, a digital powerhouse, are participating in the exhibition.
  • A CTA official said, Most ASEAN countries are highly interested in the Korean DC industry, promoting an active digital transition policy.

Agoda backs Thai tourism 'Phuket Sandbox' campaign

Friday, July 9, 2021 - 12:00pm

Thailand is the second most searched international destination for Americans in June, and the top five Thai cities for Americans are: Bangkok, Phuket, Pattaya, Hua Hin / Cha-am, Chiang Mai.

Key Points: 
  • Thailand is the second most searched international destination for Americans in June, and the top five Thai cities for Americans are: Bangkok, Phuket, Pattaya, Hua Hin / Cha-am, Chiang Mai.
  • John Brown, CEO of Agoda, said: "Thailand has taken its first step to reopen its doors to long and short haul travelers with the launch of the Phuket Sandbox.
  • Agoda search data was collected on 1st July for the search dates: 1 31stMay 2021, and 1 30thJune 2021.
  • Agoda.com and the Agoda mobile app are available in 39 languages, and supported by 24/7 customer support.

King Power Group Launches King Power Phuket Sandbox : Shop Eat Play Stay Safe In supporting TAT's PHUKET SANDBOX Campaign

Thursday, July 8, 2021 - 8:26am

PHUKET, Thailand, July 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- King Power Grouphas launched King Power Phuket SandboxShop Eat Play Stay Safeto welcome back fully vaccinated international tourists without quarantine requirements to the resort island in support of Tourism Authority of Thailand's PHUKET SANDBOX campaign.

Key Points: 
  • PHUKET, Thailand, July 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- King Power Grouphas launched King Power Phuket SandboxShop Eat Play Stay Safeto welcome back fully vaccinated international tourists without quarantine requirements to the resort island in support of Tourism Authority of Thailand's PHUKET SANDBOX campaign.
  • Shop Eat Play Stay Safeis a tourist-centric campaign designed to make their holiday effortless and fun from start to finish.
  • All these, coupled with warm smiles from the people in Phuket, would certainly maketravelers' visit to Phuket a stellar holiday.
  • King Power never let their guard down with all the best safety and hygienic practices to deliver safe travel experiences to all.