ASEAN

High-level Speakers Announced for First-ever Global Business Forum ASEAN in Dubai

Monday, November 29, 2021 - 3:42pm

Three UAE government ministers will join ministers from the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) at the first ever Global Business Forum ASEAN, which takes place at Expo 2020 Dubai on December 8th- 9th.

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  • Three UAE government ministers will join ministers from the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) at the first ever Global Business Forum ASEAN, which takes place at Expo 2020 Dubai on December 8th- 9th.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20211129005531/en/
    Organised by Dubai Chamber in partnership with Expo 2020 Dubai, GBF ASEAN will be held under the theme The New Frontiers.
  • The forum, featuring over 40 speakers and 25 panel discussions, will explore the changing dynamics of ASEAN countries and opportunities to increase bilateral trade, business and investment ties between the two regions.
  • Established in 1965, the Dubai Chamber of Commerce & Industry is a non-profit public entity, whose mission is to represent, support and protect the interests of the business community in Dubai by creating a favourable business environment, supporting the development of business, and by promoting Dubai as an international business hub.

CO2-1-0 (CARBON) Corp and Solar EVN Ngoc Chau Signs MOU to Cooperate in Innovative Carbon Emission Reduction Program Using Blockchain-Crypto Technologies

Monday, November 29, 2021 - 3:00pm

New York, Nov. 29, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- PHI Group, Inc. (www.phiglobal.com, PHIL), a company currently focused on PHILUX Global Funds, a group of Luxembourg bank funds, and developing the Asia Diamond Exchange (“ADE”) in Vietnam, is pleased to announce that CO2-1-0 (CARBON) Corp., a subsidiary of the Company, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (“MOU”) with Solar EVN Ngoc Chau (www.solarngocchau.com) to cooperate in a new disruptive carbon mitigation program through worldwide environmentally sustainable projects.

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  • According to the MOU, Solar EVN and CO2-1-0 (CARBON) will cooperate in acquiring carbon credits from Solar EVNs projects and from other project owners in Vietnam.
  • Carbon credits will be digitalized into Carbon Tokens using blockchain-crypto technology and deploying IoT.
  • Solar EVN will provide project data to be processed into CARBONs data processing center and also support CARBONs due diligence processes.
  • Choky Simanjuntak, Founder and CEO of CARBON, added: We are warm-hearted and delighted to work together with Solar EVN.

Vinamilk Successfully Debuts Organic Milk at Shanghai's Global Food Trade Show

Monday, November 29, 2021 - 12:14pm

HO CHI MINH CITY, Vietnam, Nov. 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Vietnam Dairy Products Joint Stock Company (Vinamilk) successfully debuted its organic milk product at the 2021 FHC Global Food Trade Show in Shanghai.

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  • HO CHI MINH CITY, Vietnam, Nov. 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Vietnam Dairy Products Joint Stock Company (Vinamilk) successfully debuted its organic milk product at the 2021 FHC Global Food Trade Show in Shanghai.
  • This organic fresh milk product not only meets the organic standard in China but has also fulfilled EU Organic standard, providing a high-quality choice for the Chinese market.
  • These new products mark the brand's first export of fresh milk, including organic milk to China.
  • Therefore, we believe the Vinamilk organic milk range is the high-quality nutrition source that will fulfill consumers' need," said Vo Trung Hieu, Director of International Business at Vinamilk.

Asia-Pacific Soft Tissue Repair Market to 2028 - Demand for Soft Tissue Repair Products Catering to Sports-Related Injuries Presents Opportunities - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Monday, November 29, 2021 - 10:17am

Based on this analysis, the soft tissue repair market in the Asia-Pacific is likely to rise with a CAGR of 6.86% over the forecast years from 2021 to 2028.

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  • Based on this analysis, the soft tissue repair market in the Asia-Pacific is likely to rise with a CAGR of 6.86% over the forecast years from 2021 to 2028.
  • This growing incidence of heart disease is expected to boost the demand for soft tissue repair in the country.
  • Ongoing research associated with developing cardiovascular & soft tissue repair patches featured with endogenous stem cells is estimated to spur market growth during the forecast period.
  • Besides, the high rate of incidence of unintentional trauma injuries has also triggered the development of the country's soft tissue repair market.

Baise Yihao: Starting from Baise, Based on Guangxi, Covering the Whole Country and Linking ASEAN

Monday, November 29, 2021 - 7:45am

Baise City is a famous base for "transporting vegetables from the south to the north", where more than 3 million mu of ecological vegetables are planted every year.

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  • Baise City is a famous base for "transporting vegetables from the south to the north", where more than 3 million mu of ecological vegetables are planted every year.
  • "Baise Yihao" project has been listed by the Ministry of Transport as the first national demonstration project of cold chain logistics channel construction across Eurasia.
  • In addition, Baise Yihao cold chain logistics system has been successfully integrated into the Belt and Road Initiative.
  • Relying on its vast network, Baise Yihao has basically achieved the goal of starting from Baise, based in Guangxi, influencing the whole country and linking ASEAN.

Baise Yihao: Starting from Baise, Based on Guangxi, Covering the Whole Country and Linking ASEAN

Monday, November 29, 2021 - 7:23am

Baise City is a famous base for "transporting vegetables from the south to the north", where more than 3 million mu of ecological vegetables are planted every year.

Key Points: 
  • Baise City is a famous base for "transporting vegetables from the south to the north", where more than 3 million mu of ecological vegetables are planted every year.
  • "Baise Yihao" project has been listed by the Ministry of Transport as the first national demonstration project of cold chain logistics channel construction across Eurasia.
  • In addition, Baise Yihao cold chain logistics system has been successfully integrated into the Belt and Road Initiative.
  • Relying on its vast network, Baise Yihao has basically achieved the goal of starting from Baise, based in Guangxi, influencing the whole country and linking ASEAN.

KKR Invests in Taylor’s Education Group

Thursday, November 25, 2021 - 6:30am

Global investment firm KKR and premium Southeast Asian private educator, Taylors Education Group (TEG), today announced the signing of agreements under which KKR will acquire a minority stake in Taylors Schools.

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  • Global investment firm KKR and premium Southeast Asian private educator, Taylors Education Group (TEG), today announced the signing of agreements under which KKR will acquire a minority stake in Taylors Schools.
  • Other education-focused verticals under the TEG umbrella include Taylors University, Taylors College, The British University Vietnam and Taylors Hostel Management, among others.
  • KKR also looks to leverage our operational experience, global network, and education expertise to further enhance Taylors Schools offerings.
  • Taylor's Education Group is one of the largest private education groups in Malaysia with 20,000 students.

CO2-1-0 (CARBON) Corp and SuperGreen Solutions Signs MOU to Cooperate in Innovative Carbon Emission Reduction Program Using Blockchain-Crypto Technologies

Tuesday, November 23, 2021 - 6:00pm

New York, Nov. 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- PHI Group, Inc. (www.phiglobal.com, PHIL), a company currently focused on PHILUX Global Funds, a group of Luxembourg bank funds, and developing the Asia Diamond Exchange (“ADE”) in Vietnam, is pleased to announce that CO2-1-0 (CARBON) Corp., a subsidiary of the Company, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (“MOU”) with SuperGreen Solutions (https://supergreensolutions.com/) to cooperate in a new disruptive carbon mitigation program through worldwide environmentally sustainable projects.

Key Points: 
  • According to the MOU, SuperGreen and CO2-1-0 (CARBON) will cooperate in acquiring carbon credits from SuperGreens projects and from other project owners in the United States of America.
  • Carbon credits will be digitalized into Carbon Tokens using blockchain-crypto technology and deploying IoT.
  • SuperGreen will provide project data to be processed into CARBONs data processing center and also support CARBONs due diligence processes.
  • As part of this strategic alliance, PHI Group has agreed to assist SuperGreen in raising the required finances to implement the overall scope of cooperation.

Asia-Pacific Smart Fleet Management Market to 2028 - Featuring Siemens, Sierra Wireless and Denso Among Others - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Tuesday, November 23, 2021 - 11:51am

The "Asia-Pacific Smart Fleet Management Market 2021-2028" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Asia-Pacific Smart Fleet Management Market 2021-2028" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The market for smart fleet management in the Asia-Pacific is likely to progress with a CAGR of 7.89% in the forecast years from 2021 to 2028.
  • Among the ASEAN countries, Indonesia holds huge potential for the growth of the smart fleet management market, due to growing international investments.
  • For instance, in November 2017, Telkomsel, a wireless network provider, launched a fleet management solution called Telkomsel FleetSight.

Inaugural Asia Summit on Global Health held 24 November in hybrid format in Hong Kong

Tuesday, November 23, 2021 - 11:49am

HONG KONG, Nov. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Co-organised by the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) and the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), the inaugural Asia Summit on Global Health (ASGH) will take place on 24 November 2021 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC) in a hybrid format, offering both online and in-person participation. Running on the theme "Shaping a Resilient and Sustainable Future", the summit aims at building an international investment and business exchange platform to promote dialogue and collaboration between the biotech, medical and healthcare sectors in Hong Kong, Mainland China and across the globe, and to explore investment opportunities. The summit will also highlight Hong Kong's advantages as a scientific research and business platform for the medical and healthcare sectors.

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  • HONG KONG, Nov. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Co-organised by the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) and the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), the inaugural Asia Summit on Global Health (ASGH) will take place on 24 November 2021 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC) in a hybrid format, offering both online and in-person participation.
  • More than 70 speakers from around the world, including senior government officials, investors, influential business leaders, financial and professional service providers, as well as renowned academics from related sectors, will participate in the event online or in person.
  • Carrie Lam, Chief Executive of the HKSAR, Dr Peter K N Lam, Chairman of the HKTDC, and Dr Soumya Swaminathan, Chief Scientist, World Health Organization (WHO), will address the Opening Session.
  • This will help industry participants to explore business opportunities and options in sustainable development.