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Jacobs to Provide Professional Engineering Services for New Kranji Water Reclamation Plant

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Tuesday, June 18, 2024

DALLAS, June 17, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Jacobs (NYSE:J) was appointed by PUB, Singapore's National Water Agency, through a competitive bid process, to provide professional engineering services for the development of the new Kranji Water Reclamation Plant (WRP). With upcoming major residential and industrial developments in northern Singapore, the new Kranji WRP will cater to the projected increase in used water collection and treatment. 

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  • DALLAS, June 17, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Jacobs (NYSE:J) was appointed by PUB, Singapore's National Water Agency, through a competitive bid process, to provide professional engineering services for the development of the new Kranji Water Reclamation Plant (WRP).
  • Jacobs will provide engineering design, construction supervision and commissioning for the plant, which is expected to be operational by 2035.
  • The new Kranji WRP will provide an initial treatment capacity of 120 million imperial gallons of used water per day (mgd) and will include a fully integrated 50 mgd NEWater Factory.
  • "Sharing the Wastewater Project of the Year Award with PUB at the recent Global Water Awards for the expansion of Changi Water Reclamation Plant showcases our deep experience in sustainable water projects," said Jacobs Senior Vice President Keith Lawson.

YOTEL PARTNERS WITH FRASERS HOSPITALITY TO LAUNCH YOTEL TOKYO GINZA IN 2025

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Tuesday, April 30, 2024

TOKYO, April 29, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- YOTEL today announced its partnership with Singapore-based Frasers Hospitality, to open the first YOTEL hotel in Japan in early 2025. YOTEL Tokyo Ginza is located in central Tokyo's most desirable and dynamic neighbourhood.

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  • YOTEL Tokyo Ginza is located in central Tokyo's most desirable and dynamic neighbourhood.
  • YOTEL Tokyo Ginza is steps away from the city's most popular dining and shopping destination, featuring flagship stores for many of the world's best-known brands.
  • Revealing new visuals of its public space today, YOTEL Tokyo Ginza showcases the brand's distinctive signature style, seamlessly blending modern design with locally inspired artwork.
  • YOTEL Tokyo Ginza will be the first of several new openings in the region for YOTEL, followed by properties in Bangkok and Kuala Lumpur in 2025-6.

Ultrahuman Raises $35M to Accelerate Growth and Research in the Health Monitoring Space

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Wednesday, March 20, 2024

By collating a large set of biomarkers on an integrated platform across a range of products, Ultrahuman is able to create a grand unified view of the human body.

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  • Ultrahuman will deploy the funds towards building further manufacturing capacity and deeper research in the health tracking space.
  • Ultrahuman is at the forefront of the health-tech revolution, boasting the world's largest and only multi-device health ecosystem.
  • Their platform integrates glucose, sleep, movement, blood markers, and HRV, offering a comprehensive approach to health monitoring.
  • Ultrahuman has seen phenomenal growth over the past 12 months, becoming the second-largest player in the smart ring market while maintaining profitability.

RobotLAB Announces Partnership With Cleaning Robot Innovators LionsBot International

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Tuesday, April 9, 2024

Under the agreement, RobotLAB will add LionsBot’s R3 and R12 product lines to its robust robot portfolio, which includes more than 800 cleaning, delivery, education and hospitality robots.

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  • Under the agreement, RobotLAB will add LionsBot’s R3 and R12 product lines to its robust robot portfolio, which includes more than 800 cleaning, delivery, education and hospitality robots.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20240409234524/en/
    RobotLAB Partners with LionsBot to Increase Accessibility of Professional-Grade Cleaning Robots (Photo: Business Wire)
    “We are thrilled to partner with LionsBot International, an award-winning manufacturer that shares our dedication to robotics innovation and automation,” said Elad Inbar, Founder and CEO of RobotLAB.
  • Its science-backed robots redefine cleaning with measurable proof of performance and boost cleaning efficiency, productivity and effectiveness.
  • With AI-driven automated technology, LionsBot robots offer cleaning solutions that support healthier spaces for building occupants and safer work for cleaners.

World's First C919 Jet Owned by China Eastern Airlines Completes First Overseas Debut

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Wednesday, February 28, 2024

The world's first C919 aircraft, with the registration number B-919A and owned by China Eastern Airlines, wrapped up its first international debut at the Singapore Airshow on Feb. 26.

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  • The world's first C919 aircraft, with the registration number B-919A and owned by China Eastern Airlines, wrapped up its first international debut at the Singapore Airshow on Feb. 26.
  • During the 6-day Singapore Airshow, China Eastern Airline's C919 was mainly displayed statically.
  • It marked the first time for the aircraft to fly overseas and make its overseas airshow debut.
  • The C919 aircraft was also acclaimed as "one of the most anticipated products" at the Singapore Airshow this time.

Singapore Tourism Board Partners with Saks Fifth Avenue to Debut the Made in Singapore Campaign in the USA

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Thursday, February 29, 2024

NEW YORK, Feb. 29, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the Singapore Tourism Board (STB) officially launched the "Made in Singapore" Campaign in the USA. This global campaign puts a fresh spin on the destination's brand positioning of "Passion Made Possible," by showcasing quintessential Singaporean experiences, from iconic attractions to hidden gems, and how ordinary moments are transformed into extraordinary experiences in Singapore.

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  • To celebrate the launch, STB has partnered with the iconic Saks Fifth Avenue to bring Singapore's vibrant city to luxury shoppers in the U.S. in an exciting and imaginative way.
  • Aligned with the bespoke windows at Saks Fifth Avenue, STB also unveiled a 3D billboard in Times Square this week, putting a spotlight on how extraordinary experiences are made possible in Singapore.
  • "We are delighted to unveil the 'Made in Singapore' campaign in the heart of New York City – Times Square and Saks Fifth Avenue.
  • Even more, travelers can receive up to 25% off their stay at select hotels in Singapore on Expedia now through March 31, 2024.

Fresh out the oven: Gopizza Bags Promising Franchisor of the Year and Franchise Manager Award at Franchising and Licensing Asia 2023

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Monday, November 20, 2023

These awards recognise GOPIZZA's dedication to excellence in franchising and its commitment to delivering quality products and services to franchisees and customers.

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  • These awards recognise GOPIZZA's dedication to excellence in franchising and its commitment to delivering quality products and services to franchisees and customers.
  • The Franchise Manager Award is presented to Mr. Kelvin Sia, the Regional Chief Executive Officer and Head of APAC at GOPIZZA, for his outstanding contributions during his 3.5 years of dedicated service.
  • "This award belongs to every single GOPIZZA member, for their unwavering commitment and hard work, and the success today.
  • "We are both thrilled and honoured to receive these awards from Franchising and Licensing Asia 2023," said Jay Lim, Founder and Global CEO of GOPIZZA.

First edition of transport logistic Southeast Asia and air cargo Southeast Asia was very well received

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Wednesday, November 15, 2023

The participation of 135 exhibitors from 23 countries and over 7,300 industry professionals at the first transport logistic Southeast Asia and air cargo Southeast Asia reflects the great economic potential of the region.

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  • The participation of 135 exhibitors from 23 countries and over 7,300 industry professionals at the first transport logistic Southeast Asia and air cargo Southeast Asia reflects the great economic potential of the region.
  • "The positive response to the inaugural transport logistic Southeast Asia and air cargo Southeast Asia shows the enormous interest in the Southeast Asian logistics market and is a confirmation of the decision to expand the transport logistic cluster to this region.
  • As an integral part of transport logistic Southeast Asia, air cargo Southeast Asia also brought together the entire air cargo industry in Singapore.
  • The next transport logistic Southeast Asia and air cargo Southeast Asia will take place from 29 to 31 October 2025 at Sands Expo & Convention Centre, Singapore.

Pizza in 5 Minutes - Korea's No. 1 "Single-Serve Pizza" GOPIZZA Launches in Changi Airport with Brand-New AI Technology for Fast, Consistently High-Quality Pizza

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Friday, November 10, 2023

GOPIZZA's Next-Gen AI-Technology for Perfect Pizza Anytime, Anywhere

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  • GOPIZZA's Next-Gen AI-Technology for Perfect Pizza Anytime, Anywhere
    Pizzas are often thought to be a shared-serving meal that requires substantial time to be prepared.
  • However, the launch of GOPIZZA challenges this very mindset by introducing single-serving pizza delivered just like a fast-food meal.
  • "We're thrilled to bring GOPIZZA to the heart of Changi Airport's Terminal 2.
  • At Changi Airport, travellers can now enjoy quick, freshly baked on-the-spot pizza, ensuring they don't have to compromise quality for time."

Ant International Recognizes Global Partners for Their Achievements in Growth, Driven by Innovative Digitalization

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Tuesday, November 14, 2023

Ant International, the global fintech leader dedicated to digital payment and commerce, on Tuesday presented “Partner of the Year” awards to more than a dozen of its key business partners in recognition of their achievements in growth driven by adopting innovative digital technology.

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  • Ant International, the global fintech leader dedicated to digital payment and commerce, on Tuesday presented “Partner of the Year” awards to more than a dozen of its key business partners in recognition of their achievements in growth driven by adopting innovative digital technology.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20231114376994/en/
    The awards presented by Ant International aim to celebrate global companies that are successfully embracing digital innovation and have achieved substantial growth by adopting the latest technology products and solutions.
  • “I extend my sincere congratulations to all the winners of the awards from Ant International for their accomplishments.
  • The awardees are also Ant International’s global business partners, and they work with Ant International for businesses in the scope of at least one of the company’s four business pillars outlined in its new global strategy, which was also announced on Tuesday.