Next Stop Singapore for the Final Sourcing Shows of the Year

HONG KONG, Nov. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The third edition of ASIA EXPO SINGAPORE AND FUJIAN COMMODITIES EXPO SINGAPORE will take place from Thursday 21 to Saturday 23 November, 2013 at the Sands Expo and Convention Center in the Marina Bay complex in Singapore. The two trade expos will again be roun...

2013-11-05 09:00 1140

Laos' leading bank, BCEL, partners with CyberSource to extend cross-border eCommerce offerings

BCEL is the first acquirer in Laos to gain access to CyberSource payment processing and fraud management services via CyberSource through VisaNet solution Partnership will grant BCEL and its merchants full access to the complete range of CyberSource payment management services VIENTIANE, Laos, Nov...

2013-11-01 08:00 1757

Herbalife Opens in Cambodia

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia, Oct. 31, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Herbalife Ltd. (NYSE:HLF), a global nutrition company, is pleased to announce that it will begin operations in Cambodia, effective November 1st, 2013. A distribution center where independent distributors can pick up and order products will open in ...

2013-10-31 14:00 2721

CUCKOO Holds Premium Rice Cooker Demonstration Event

SEOUL, South Korea, Oct. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- -- Event for learning recipes and winning prizes held at electronic markets in Ho Chi Minh and Hanoi -- Special event to for demonstration and experiencing CUCKOO rice cooker that will lead the "electric rice cooker" trend in Vietnam C...

2013-10-30 11:26 2072

Sydney Welcomes First Chinese A380 Flight into Australia

SYDNEY, Oct. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- NSW Deputy Premier Andrew Stoner today welcomed the first China Southern A380 flight into Sydney, saying it is an important service for Australia-bound Chinese visitors who now surpass New Zealand visitor numbers to NSW. (Photo:

2013-10-30 02:49 3680

National Sports Festival Draws to Conclusion as Park Tae-hwan Earns MVP Honors

INCHEON, South Korea, Oct. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The 94th National Sports Festival drew to a conclusion in Incheon on Thursday as the Olympic swimming hero Park Tae-hwan was voted the Most Valuable Player (MVP). Incheon, a metropolitan city located just west of Seoul, played host to the nation...

2013-10-29 14:23 2190

Xiamen Celebrates 100th Anniversary of Jimei School Village Founded by Tan Kah-Kee

XIAMEN, China, Oct. 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- On October 21, a commemoration meeting was grandly held in Xiamen to mark the 100th anniversary of Jimei School Village, an educational complex which was originally founded by Tan Kah-Kee. Chairman of the All-China Federation of Returned Overseas Chin...

2013-10-24 10:52 1194

Maaii Reignites the Fun in VoIP

Leading Free Messaging and VoIP Platform Introduces Video Caller ID and Hilarious In-Call Audio Effects With Version 2.2; its most significant software release to-date. HONG KONG, Oct. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Maaii( ), one of the world's fastest growing mobile communication ...

2013-10-23 14:30 1898

S. Korean Netizens Seek to Change English Name for 'Palman Daejanggyeong'

SEOUL, South Korea, Oct. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- A group of South Korean netizens are campaigning to change the official English name for a Korean collection of Buddhist texts carved on more than 80,000 wooden blocks. Tripitaka Koreana, or Palman Daejanggyeong in Korean, is considered the most c...

2013-10-22 16:52 2954

Nat'l Multisport Competition to Kick Off in Incheon on Weekend

SEOUL, South Korea, Oct. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The largest national multisport competition is set to kick off this weekend in Incheon, a metropolitan city located west of Seoul, which hopes to use this occasion as a test for a larger international competition it will host next year. Incheon, 4...

2013-10-18 18:19 2011

Technology Systems & Management for the World of Water -- Your Gateway to a Better Future

HO CHI MINH, Vietnam, Oct. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- (Logo: ) Exhibition: VIETWATER 2013 Expo & Forum: Vietnam's No.1 International Water, Wastewater and Industrial Wastewater Treatment & Purification Show Show date: 16-18 October 2013 Venue...

2013-10-07 14:13 1374

Host Incheon Hopes to Use Nat'l Sporting Event as Prep for Asian Games

SEOUL, South Korea, Oct. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The metropolitan city of Incheon hopes to use an upcoming national multisport competition to prepare for a larger international event it will host next year, the city's deputy mayor said Wednesday. (Photo:

2013-10-03 16:34 2092

Tripitaka Koreana Festival-visitors tally

Buddhist scriptures festival draws over 80,000 visitors SEOUL, South Korea, Oct. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- South Korea's only Buddhist cultural festival themed on "Tripitaka Koreana" has attracted more than 80,000 visitors in the first three days of opening this year, the event's organizers said Mo...

2013-10-02 15:35 2136

Xiamen, China to Celebrate 100th Anniversary of Jimei School Village Funded by Tan Kah-Kee

XIAMEN, China, Sept. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- 2013 marks the 100th anniversary of Jimei School Village, an educational complex in Xiamen, Fujian province, construction of which was funded by Tan Kah-Kee, a Chinese entrepreneur and philanthropist based in Southeast Asia. Xiamen will host a series of ...

2013-09-30 18:22 2160

Tripitaka Koreana Festival Kicks Off

SEOUL, South Korea, Sept. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- A Buddhist cultural festival has rang up the curtain in this South Korean southern city to commemorate the "Tripitaka Koreana" or "Palmandaejanggyeong" in Korean. The 2013 Tripitaka Koreana Festival kicked off on Friday in Hapcheon, 354 kilometer...

2013-09-30 22:32 2460

FMC China 2013 Reached a New High!

790 Exhibitors 59,000 SQM 33,834 Trade Buyers SHANGHAI, Sept. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The 19th Furniture Manufacturing & Supply China (FMC China 2013) successfully concluded on September 14, 2013 at the Shanghai World Expo Exhibition & Convention Center (SWEECC), concurrently with 'FMC Premium 2...

2013-09-30 09:30 1460

CBME China 2013 Closes with Record-Number of Visitors from 76 Countries

SHANGHAI, Sept. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The 13th Shanghai International Children Baby Maternity Industry Expo (CBME China) closed its three-day run at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre on July 19 with 59,287 buyers from 76 countries in attendance. 1,454 exhibitors representing 2,105 brands...

2013-09-27 10:00 1179

Int'l Slow Food Fest in S. Korea to Feature Asian Culinary Riches

NAMYANGJU, South Korea, Sept. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The upcoming international food festival in South Korea aims to offer a unique chance to experience the culinary diversity in the Asian and Oceanic region, organizers said Thursday. (Photo:

2013-09-27 16:14 915

Int'l Slow Food Festival to Open Next Week

NAMYANGJU, South Korea, Sept. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Next week, South Korea will host an international festival featuring hundreds of different foods from around the world, organizers said Wednesday. (Photo: ) The 2013 Asio Gust...

2013-09-27 14:21 861

Wison Successfully Commercializes Proprietary MTO Technology

New MTO Plant Designed by Wison Launched for Mass Production SHANGHAI, Sept. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Wison Engineering Services Co. Ltd., the largest private sector chemical EPC service provider in China, today announced the successful initial start-up of its designed methanol-to-olefins (MTO) p...

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