TAIPEI, TAIWAN - Media OutReach - 24 November 2020 - Bringing heavyweight innovative techniques and advanced products in agricultural technology, the Agricultural Technology Research Institute (hereafter "ATRI") will take part in the 2020 HORTI ASIA online virtual exhibition through the comprehensive image of the Taiwan Pavilion. Rather than flying to Bangkok to attend the show in person, exhibition goers can take a close look at the techniques and products on display at the Taiwan Pavilion by simply visiting the online exhibition platform, which allows outstanding and innovative agricultural technologies from Taiwan to continue to shine on the international stage in spite of the serious conditions of the global pandemic. … [Read more...] about 2020 HORTI ASIA Opts for Virtual Exhibition for the First Time; Taiwan’s Eye-opening Innovative Agricultural Technologies Take Center Stage
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Mr Patrick Teow, Chief Executive Officer of AIA Singapore, said: "We are people-centric at AIA Singapore and place a high priority on our employees' wellbeing as they are the force behind AIA's success. We are in this together and it is even more so during these unprecedented times that we want to assure them of our emphasis to preserve jobs and commitment to invest in their continuous personal and professional development. There is currently no plan for any salary cuts. Being a leading life insurer, there is no better time for us to demonstrate leadership by providing peace of mind during times when people need us most. We will remain strong for our customers, to help them plan against life events and to cushion the blow during this challenging time. We would like to convey our deepest appreciation to our employees and thank them for their continual commitment and dedication in stepping up to support our company and our customers." … [Read more...] about AIA Singapore employees will receive S$1,000 as part of the company’s work from home assistance to support them during COVID-19
On the contrary, the company said it remains fully committed to realizing the full potential of its core businesses in Vietnam, in particular Sabeco, and “aims to solidify its position as the largest beverage company in Southeast Asia and a leader in beer.” … [Read more...] about ThaiBev denies rumors on stake sale of Vietnam’s No.1 brewer Sabeco
Currently, the prospects of Japan's elderly care system care system are brighter than in the past, thanks to the efforts of public and private sectors, and the co-operation between government and private business. The government of Japan promotes and ensures access to such services to the elderly population through national elderly care, or long-term care, insurance system, as well as lowering medical-care expenditure as a whole. The establishment of an elderly-care market has subsequently created a large number of jobs and drives new business development, technology innovation, and infrastructure upgrade fuelled by the private sector. … [Read more...] about How should Vietnam prepare for a future of aged society in 2035?
Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Nguyen Ngoc Thien described the development of Vietnam's tourism industry in recent years as a "miracle". In just three years, from 2016 to 2018, the number of international visitors to Vietnam doubled from eight million to nearly 16 million. In 2019 alone, more than 18 million international visitors came to Vietnam (an increase of 16.2% compared to 2018) while there were 85 million domestic visitors. This result makes Vietnam become one of the ten countries having the fastest-growing tourism industry in the world. … [Read more...] about Vietnam’s tourism achieved high ranking despite the difficulties caused by Covid-19 pandemic