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American Journal of Transportation

International Trade

How Thailand became the 'Detroit of Asia'

If you bought a vehicle in Southeast Asia or Australia -- especially a pickup -- there's a good chance it was built in Thailand.

Asia

Flood exposes blind spots in Japan's disaster preparations

TOKYO -- The most damaging rainfall in three decades has killed more than 120 people and brought businesses and transport to a halt in western Japan, …

Bank of Japan

CJ Logistics $216 Million Acquisition of a Majority stake in DCS Logistics

Paul Hastings advised CJ Logistics, the preeminent logistics company in Korea and in Asia, in its $216 million acquisition of a majority stake in DSC …

Logistics

Spaces, Hub Expand Melbourne’s Co-Working Footprint

<b>Co-working office space competitors, Spaces and Hub Australia will be less than one kilometre apart in Melbourne's CBD, with both companies</b> …

Australia

Hong Kong’s first bike-sharing brand Gobee to close down just over a year after launching

Gobee.bike, Hong Kong’s first bike-sharing service provider, said on Tuesday it will close its business in the city due to “enormous maintenance” …

China

Panalpina Singapore “in for the long haul” with new building

<b>SINGAPORE: July 09, 2018. Panalpina has opened a 25,800 sq.mt. custom-built logistics facility in Singapore at a cost of CHF40 million for first</b> …

Long Haul

12 of the Best Online Marketing Tools

The web offers countless tools to assist in your marketing efforts. Entrepreneurs from YEC shared their favorites.<p>There is a plethora of online tools …

Marketing

Sustainability starts with 'why' in Asia

Awareness of sustainability as a business concept is not lacking among business leaders in Asia. Yet, many observers agree that the pace of change in …

Sustainability

Thailand’s E-Commerce Landscape: Trends and Opportunities

The second largest economy of Southeast Asia, Thailand has one of the region’s highest number of internet users. Read our latest article to learn …

eCommerce

Seven Ways for Entrepreneurs to Get the Most Out of Twitter

Maximizing your time when working with Twitter is important for staying informed and relevant. That’s why we asked members the following:<p>As time is …

Social Media

Start-ups push-up

Tracy Hu<p>Wendy Kok, founder and chief executive of Joint Association to Develop Entrepreneurship (J.A.D.E.), likens investors in start-ups to fish in …

Hong Kong

WeWork: The $20 Billion Monster YOU Haven't Heard Of - A Case Study for Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurship

Want to Be Self-Employed? Here's How to Get Started

Here are five steps to take before starting a business.<p>Around 27 million people will begin making their living as full-time self-employed workers …

Meet the start-up with an airline-style method to fill up restaurant seats with more diners

When American Airlines pioneered charging passengers different air fares in the 1970s, the carrier drove up profits and helped revolutionise the …

Hospitality

Economy of Indonesia is Facing Several Big Challenges

<b>Global Trade War</b><p>On Friday (06/07) the global trade war kicked off as the USA imposed import tariffs on USD $34 billion worth of Chinese goods. China …

How does it look when an entire business is remote?

Share Email<p>Remote work is becoming more and more common: according to a recent Gallup study, 43% of American employees work at least some of the time …

The Workplace

Meet the Boss | Exclusive Interview with OEL Foundation Board Member and OpenPort CEO Max Ward

<b>The OEL Foundation is a Hong Kong-based non-profit organization that aims to remove the dependency on paper records in the supply chain by using the</b> …

Blockchain

Logistic costs in Indonesia remain high

Logistic costs in Indonesia are higher than those in other countries. Committee for Acceleration of Priority Infrastructure Delivery (KPPIP) chairman …

World Bank

LBC Express creates logistics, financial platform for online sellers and MSMEs

Online sellers and other micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) have become an integral part of the country’ s economy, thus, the need to …

eCommerce

Under Duterte The Philippine Economy Continues to Grow

Copyright

Thailand’s Eastern Economic Corridor – What You Need to Know

With the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC), Thailand hopes to develop its eastern provinces of Chonburi, Rayong, and Chachoengsao into a leading ASEAN …

Economic Development

Loan from World Bank to increase maritime logistics

Jakarta (ANTARA News) - The World Bank`s Executive Board of Directors approved a new 300-million-dollar loan that will be used to support the …

GM sells out, ending assembly in Vietnam

General Motors will transfer its Vietnamese operation to VinFast Trading and Production and distribute Chevrolet cars through the local assembler, in …

Thai port congestion may affect PH arrival of sugar shipment–traders

The current port congestion in Thailand is expected to affect the arrival of sugar imports in the country as most of the shipments would be coming …

Trading

Pandora opens new factory in Thailand

As the demand for diamond remains present in various industries, top companies must have what it takes to keep up. Many producers are busy with …

Pandora

It would be Ma-rvellous!

THE Penang government hopes that Alibaba Group founder and executive chairman Jack Ma could visit the state and share his knowledge and experience …

China

Meet the 10 Thailand startups that took the heat at Pitch & Switch

The Thailand startups pitched to the audience, who then were prompted to peg the companies with questions Most startup pitches usually involve a …

Li & Fung fashion spin-off Global Brands Group sells North American businesses for US$1.4b

Global Brands Group (GBG), the fashion firm spun off from supply chain giant Li & Fung, will sell a significant part of its North American licensing …

Licensing