Asia Pacific

Ben Bohane on covering the forgotten wars in Australia's backyard

Australian photojournalist Ben Bohne has been covering the Asia-Pacific for more than 25 years but says he is shocked by how the region so close to …

Brisbane

And the award goes to… meet the 7 Marketing Velocity Innovators of 2017

Partner<p>Michelle Chiantera - April 28, 2017 - 0 Comments<p>This year’s Marketing Velocity 2017 event has concluded, but one of the highlights was awarding our partners for their incredible work. We recognized seven partners for how they used digital, social and omnichannel approaches in their marketing …

Digital Marketing

Citrix Asia Pacific reports improved net loss of AU$650,000

Citrix Systems' Asia Pacific arm has reported a net loss of AU$650,000 for the 2016 financial year, while revenue reached AU$259.3 million.<p>Citrix …

Markets

AWS Config Supports Rules in Asia Pacific (Mumbai) Region

AWS Config is a service that enables you to assess, audit, and evaluate the configurations of your AWS resources. Config provides you with pre-built …

Amazon Web Services

5 Charts Showing How Chinese Travelers Have Boosted Asia-Pacific Tourism

The Asia-Pacific region claims 90 percent of the world’s international arrivals — many of them from China — and while some Asian cities are reaping …

China

Discovery Asia Strikes Dual Digital Deals With VS Media, Tabilabo

Discovery Networks Asia Pacific has struck two new partnerships in Asia. One is with VS Media, a multichannel network addressing digital natives in …

Digital Media

Media companies hunt for the key to a $120 billion chest

BALI, Indonesia — It's an industry valued at $120 billion this year, and it's growing rapidly.<p>That juggernaut is the television & video industry in …

IPTV

PepsiCo opens S$130m concentrate plant in Singapore

SINGAPORE: PepsiCo on Thursday (Apr 27) opened a US$93 million (S$130 million) concentrate plant in Singapore, which will manufacture and supply …

Singapore

Ultimate Asset’s James Lyon answers: does the marketing industry have a marketing problem?

Attracting and retaining talent in an era of exponential change is a global challenge, but in a region as fragmented as Asia Pacific, it becomes even …

Digital Marketing

TransferWise sets up Singapore office to serve as Asia-Pacific HQ

TransferWise CEO Taavet Hinrikus during a World Economic Forum event in Tianjin, China, in 2016. Photo credit: World Economic Forum / Sikarin …

FinTech

UBS targets rich kids of Instagram with inheritance guide

UBS has launched a 'strategic toolkit' it believes will engage a generation of heirs who may have more experience of spending money than managing …

Wealth

International tourists spend most in Singapore among APAC destinations in 2016: Survey

SINGAPORE: International tourists spent the most in Singapore among Asia Pacific destinations last year, coming in ahead of other hotspots such as …

Singapore

Ogilvy Mather, IDC and DHR International partners in APAC region to tackle digital disruption for brands

Ogilvy & Mather Asia Pacific, IDC Asia Pacific and DHR International Asia Pacific have launched a new partnership called S_HIFT to tackle digital …

Advertising

Netflix is finding a way into China

<i>This story was delivered to BI Intelligence "Digital Media Briefing" subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here.</i><p>In a partnership that provides access to China, Netflix has signed a content licensing deal with video platform iQiyi, Tech in Asia reports.<p>The licensing agreement covers …

China

Asia Pacific stocks slump after Wall Street underwhelms

Asia Pacific equities were enduring a choppy session after Wall Street turned in a middling performance on Thursday as investors paused to digest the …

Markets

LinkedIn hits 500m members; Singapore the third most-connected country on the network

LinkedIn has hit the 500m member mark across 200 countries, and Singapore has punched above its weight by being the third most connected country on …

LinkedIn

ASIA MARKETS: Asia-Pacific Markets Continue To Ride Wave Of Gains

Japan, Australia lead the way as investors start feeling more secure<p>Equities in Asia extended gains for a third session early Wednesday as sustained political optimism, currency tailwinds and the growing prospect of a U.S. tax overhaul whetted appetite for risk.<p>Sparked by the success of centrist, …

Markets

Looming risks subdue Asia stock investors after stellar quarter

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Investors' enthusiasm for Asian stocks is waning as a raft of political and economic risks takes the shine off the best …

Stocks

Bonds point to risk-on sentiment after French election’s first round

Early Asia trading in government bonds suggests risk-off trading is finally easing up after the first round of the French election.<p>Since Asia Pacific …

Elections

Asia Pacific stocks rally on French poll results

Asia Pacific equities rallied on Monday after the first round of France’s presidential election put a popular globalist candidate on a course for …

Markets

Google Hotel Ads Is Becoming the Behemoth Everyone Feared

Metasearch competitors such as Kayak and Trivago have been anticipating that Google would almost inevitably be coming on strong to eat their brunch — …

Digital Marketing

A few dollars more

Asia leads the world on wage growth and even China's solid salary gains are not dulling its competitive edgeWith some of the cheapest labor in the …

Economics