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Manulife donating $250,000 to support COVID-19 relief efforts in Asia

C$ unless otherwise stated                                            TSX/NYSE/PSE: MFC     SEHK: 945 TORONTO, May 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- COVID-19 is currently resurging with devastating impacts in parts of Asia. In response, Manulife...

N2Growth Appoints Steve Manning as Managing Partner, Expanding Executive Search Operations...

PHILADELPHIA, May 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- N2Growth, Inc., a global leadership consulting and executive search firm, announces the appointment of Steve Manning as Managing Partner. Based out...

TÜV SÜD South Asia renews its empanelment with CERT-In as an...

PUNE, India, April 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- TÜV SÜD South Asia, a leading certification, testing, auditing, inspection and training company and the wholly owned...

Asia’s biggest LGBT+ conference and job fair goes virtual

By IANSlife FeaturesNew Delhi, April 30 (IANSlife) Pride Circle is set to host its 3rd edition of Asia's biggest LGBT+ Conference and Job Fair...

After 4-year gap, nomination made for top US diplomat for South...

By Arul LouisNew York, April 24 | After a gap of four years, the US State Department is to get an Assistant Secretary of...

Xinhua Silk Road: China liquor maker Wuliangye presents at Boao Forum...

BEIJING, April 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- China's leading liquor maker Wuliangye showed up last Sunday at the welcome banquet of Boao Forum for Asia (BFA)...

Scaled Agile Appoints Rob Howard as First VP of Asia Pacific

Scaled Agile expands APAC presence to support growing number of enterprises leveraging SAFe for digital transformations BOULDER, Colo., April 6, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --...

Lenovo appoints Amar Babu to lead Asia Pacific business

New Delhi, March 31 | Lenovo has appointed Amar Babu to lead the company's business in the overall Asia Pacific region, including Japan, Korea,...

Pak FM to visit Tajikistan for Heart of Asia

Islamabad, March 29 | Pakistani Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi will on Monday leave for Dushanbe, Tajikistan, where he will attend the 9th Heart...

Biden to nominate Vietnam envoy as Asst Secy of State for...

Washington, March 27 | US President Joe Biden announced his decision to nominate the country's incumbent Ambassador to Vietnam Daniel Kritenbrink to serve as...

Pak FM to attend Heart of Asia meeting

Islamabad, March 23 | Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi will attend the Heart of Asia meeting, which will also see the participation of...

PCB hopes India will visit Pak in 2023 for Asia Cup

Karachi, March 18 | The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is hoping India will visit Pakistan when it hosts the 2023 Asia Cup. PCB chairman...

Stake.com Named by UFC® as Its First-Ever Official Betting Partner in...

UFC®, the world's premier mixed martial arts organization, announced a new partnership with Stake.com, the world's largest cryptocurrency casino and sportsbook. LAS...

‘Badhai Ho’ maker Amit Sharma’s ad-film ‘Pooja Didi’ wins at Spikes...

Mumbai, March 5 | Filmmaker Amit Sharma, who is currently shooting for the upcoming Ajay Devgn-starrer "Maidaan", has won two awards at the renowned...

Coalition of Asia Pacific Tobacco Harm Reduction Advocates Says WHO Recommended...

World Health organization Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) meeting, delayed last year, could be the venue to push a global vape ban in...

Asia Cup to be postponed if India reach WTC final: Mani

Karachi, Feb 28 | The 2021 Asia Cup could be postponed if India reach the World Test Championship (WTC) final, said Pakistan Cricket Board...

India colts begin training for junior Asia Cup hockey

Bengaluru, Feb 13 | : With their focus on the men's junior Asia Cup, India colts began training on Saturday following...

Randstad RiseSmart continues to drive expansion and growth across Asia Pacific,...

SYDNEY, Feb. 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Randstad RiseSmart, leading global outplacement and talent mobility provider, today announced the continued expansion of its business and...

China releases 21-name roster ahead of FIBA Asia Cup qualifiers

Beijing, Feb 2 | China's national basketball team has chosen a 21-player roster to prepare for this month's FIBA Asia Cup qualifiers.The list includes...

Gandhibhavan: The largest joint family in Asia

Thiruvanathapuram, Jan 31 | Gandhibhavan situated on the banks of Kallada river in Pathanapuram, Kollam district of Kerala, can be considered as the largest...

After South Asia, India sends coronavirus vaccines to Morocco in Africa

By Rahul KumarNew Delhi, Jan 23 | India has flown the first lot of coronavirus vaccines to Africa, after having shipped these to friendly...

Asia Pacific Big Data Analytics solutions revenue grows 12%: IDC

Singapore, Jan 19 | Revenues for Big Data and Analytics (BDA) solutions to reach $22.6 billion in 2020, with a year-over-year growth of 12...

Karan Bajwa appointed as Google Cloud leader in Asia Pacific

New Delhi, Jan 5 | Karan Bajwa who currently leads Google Cloud in India has been elevated to become the new leader for Asia...

Asia’s first virtual fitness festival is here

By Puja GuptaNew Delhi, Jan 4 (IANSlife) Aiming to encourage people to refocus on their fitness goals in 2021, the month-long virtual fitness festival...

China’s Zhong Shanshan replaces Mukesh Ambani as Asia’s richest

New Delhi, Dec 31 | Zhong Shanshan, founder of bottled water company Nongfu Spring has overtaken Reliance Industries Chairman Mukesh Ambani as the richest...

When FIFA president termed India as ‘best technical side of Asia’

New Delhi, Dec 20 | Facing the Japanese side who came to Bangkok at the back of winning the bronze medal at the 1968...

Reliance and BP announce first gas from Asia’s deepest project

New Delhi, Dec 18 | Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) and BP on Friday announced the start of production from the R Cluster, ultra-deep-water gas...

South Asia migration set to spike due to global warming: Study

New Delhi, Dec 18 | More than 62 million South Asian people will be forced to migrate from their homes due to climate disasters...

10 Indian juniors qualify for World Cadets and Youth Chess championship...

By Venkatachari JagannathanChennai, Dec 14 | With a rich haul of medals, ten Indian junior chess players, across different age categories, have qualified for...

Hosts confirmed for Feb 2021 FIBA Asia Cup Qualifiers window events

Beirut (Lebanon), Dec 11 | Four venues for the upcoming February 2021 window of the FIBA Asia Cup 2021 Qualifiers have been confirmed by...

Economy in developing Asia to contract 0.4% in 2020, grow by...

Manila, Dec 10 | Economic activity in developing Asia is forecast to contract by 0.4 per cent this year before picking up to 6.8...

Big B, Akshay, Alia among celebs in Forbes Asia 100 Digital...

Mumbai, Dec 9 | Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, Akshay Kumar, Ranveer Singh, Alia Bhatt and Hrithik Roshan feature in the Forbes list...

Pakistan has highest breast cancer rate in Asia: Report

Islamabad, Nov 30 | Pakistan has the highest rate of breast cancer in Asia, as approximately 90,000 women are diagnosed with the disease every...

Bangladesh a star in terror-hit South Asia, throttles extremist violence

By Mahua VenkateshNew Delhi, Nov 27 | In terrorism hit South Asia, Bangladesh has emerged as a bright star, despite disturbing recent signs of...

Indian startup AI Farm is Call of Code’s Asia Pacific regional...

Bengaluru, Nov 20 | Global initiative Call for Code on Friday announced that India-based agri-tech startup AI Farm has been chosen as the Asia...

Matsuyama, Im in contention to be Asia’s first winners at Augusta

Augusta, Nov 14 | While there are no Indians competing at this year's Masters golf tournament here, there are a couple of Asians in...

Saving Tibet from CCP is vital for Asia’s future

By Binay Kumar SinghXi Jinping, leader-for-life of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP), has recently directed his party members to "form an impregnable fortress...

Hopeful of quick revival of India’s aviation sector: Airbus South Asia...

New Delhi, Oct 24 | Strong local fundamentals will aide the revival of India's aviation sector, believes Airbus South Asia President, Remi Maillard. In a...

‘Polio networks bolster Covid response in WHO’s SE Asia Region’

New Delhi, Oct 23 | Applying strategies from the polio eradication programme, the polio networks in WHO's South-East Asia Region are helping strengthen core...

An ocean forever in the melting pot of history

New Delhi, Oct 5 | Its an ocean as vast as the sub-continent whose name it bears, encompassing Asia to the north, Australia to...

Pompeo cuts short upcoming Asia trip

Washington, Oct 4 | US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will cut short his upcoming Asia trip, the State Department announced, amid President Donald...

LaLiga signs four-year partnership with M88 in Asia

Mumbai, Sep 28 | LaLiga has signed a new commercial agreement with M88, which sees the brand become the league's official regional betting...

Online retail sales to hit $2.5 trillion in Asia by 2024

New Delhi, Sep 18 | Riding on the surge in grocery demand in the Covid-19 times, online retail sales in Asia will grow from...

NE Region gateway to east, SE Asia: Foreign Secretary Shringla

Agartala/Gangtok, Sep 16 | As the northeast region is India's gateway to east and southeast Asia, the country has a vision for this region...

Air traffic recovery slower in India than other parts of Asia,...

By Sanjeev SharmaNew Delhi, Sep 15 | The recovery in air traffic in India has been slower than in other parts of Asia and...

Pak-born Haneef exposes hypocrisy of country’s blasphemy laws

New Delhi, Sep 5 | Author Osman Haneef, son of a diplomat, was born in Pakistan but grew up in different cities in Asia,...

NTPC looking for opportunities in East Asia, Middle East, Africa

New Delhi, Aug 17 | State-run power-generation company National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) has said that it is "actively" looking at business opportunities in...

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RBI’s Regulations Review Authority sets up advisory group

Mumbai, May 7 | The Regulations Review Authority of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has constituted an advisory group to support it.The group...