Tag Archives: Asia

myWorld expands in Asia

myWorld, the operator of one of the largest benefit programmes in the world, will continue to expand its presence on the Asian market. Listing on the stock exchange, opening new markets and introducing innovative shopping technologies are some of the steps planned by myWorld Asia, the Kuala Lumpur-based subsidiary of the myWorld International group. myWorld… Read More »

Advanced Satellite Data and Monitoring to Transform Disaster Response and Environmental Monitoring in Southeast Asia

Enhanced disaster response, environmental monitoring, agricultural productivity and infrastructure planning has been made available to businesses in Thailand thanks to a new partnership announced between Tokyo-based SAR satellite data and solutions provider, Synspective Inc., and Asia’s leading satellite operator and space technology service provider, Thaicom. Synspective and Thaicom will supply a joint solution to government,… Read More »

Asia Today: Beijing receiving 1st int’l flights since March

Beijing’s main international airport is again receiving international flights By The Associated Press September 3, 2020, 5:35 AM • 3 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article BEIJING — Beijing’s main international airport on Thursday began receiving international flights again from a limited number of countries considered at low risk of coronavirus infection.… Read More »

Asia Today: More controls used in Beijing as outbreak grows

China is reporting 40 more coronavirus infections as it increased testing and lockdown measures in the capital By The Associated Press June 16, 2020, 2:42 AM 3 min read 3 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article BEIJING — China reported 40 more coronavirus infections Tuesday as it increased testing and lockdown measures… Read More »

Fury as the Government tells people flying home from Asia to ‘call NHS 111 if you feel ill’

British scientists urge blanket BAN on travellers from Asia until there is a coronavirus vaccine as death toll hits 638 – amid backlash at government’s ‘weak’ advice for passengers to just ‘call NHS 111 if you feel ill’ UK Government has issued new travel advice tonight for Britons flying back Any travellers experiencing symptoms should… Read More »