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Philippine protesters stage anti-martial law demos as Duterte trust plummets

By   /  September 22, 2018  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Asia Report, Civil Society, dictatorship, Editor's Picks, Evening Report, Featured, Ferdinand Marcos, History, Human Rights, Martial Law, Media, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Multimedia, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Philippines, PMC Reportage, Politics, Protests, Reports, Rodrigo Duterte, War on drugs  /  Comments Off on Philippine protesters stage anti-martial law demos as Duterte trust plummets

Protesters mark the 46th anniversary of the declaration of martial law under Philippines dictator Marcos with demonstrations against President Duterte. Video: Rappler By Paterno Esmaquel II in Manila Protesters have staged the most widespread barrage of protests yesterday against President Rodrigo Duterte, as Filipinos marked the 46th anniversary of the declaration of martial law under […]

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Refugees, journalist detention in Nauru ‘overshadow Pacific issues’

By   /  September 22, 2018  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, APJS newsfile, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Asia-Pacific Journalism, Asylum Seekers, Barbara Dreaver, Climate, Climate Change, Environment, Evening Report, Featured, Human Rights, Media, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Nauru, Nauru detention centre, Nauru human rights, Pacific Islands Forum, Pacific issues, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Politics, Refugees, Reports, Text  /  Comments Off on Refugees, journalist detention in Nauru ‘overshadow Pacific issues’

Support was widespread for journalist Barbara Dreaver’s detention at the Pacific Islands Forum in Nauru earlier this month. But, reports Maxine Jacobs for Asia Pacific Journalism, some commentators argue journalists should abide by their host nation’s reporting regulations and the Nauru refugee crisis is not as important to Pacific nations as it is to New […]

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Huazhang Technology Announces 2017/18 Annual Results Net Profit Increased by 57.8%

By   /  September 22, 2018  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Media Outreach, MIL OSI, Pacific,  /  Comments Off on Huazhang Technology Announces 2017/18 Annual Results Net Profit Increased by 57.8%

Source: Media Outreach Optimizing role of providing all-encompassing services for paper-making industrySharing and working together for win-win results Result Highlights  Revenue increased by 47.1% to approximately RMB612.1 millionGross profit and net profit reached approximately RMB137.3 million and RMB47.9 million, respectively, representing a y-o-y increase of 49.9% and 57.8%, respectivelyNew contract value increased by more than 51.4% […]

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Fearlessly! New advice on cryptocurrency user protection Released

By   /  September 22, 2018  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Media Outreach, MIL OSI, Pacific,  /  Comments Off on Fearlessly! New advice on cryptocurrency user protection Released

Source: Media Outreach TOKYO, JAPAN – Media OutReach – 21 September 2018 – For people who operate at the Zaif cryptocurrency exchange,  they might be wrapped in sorrow and anxiety. In the past, the Zaif exchanges suffered hacking damage, illegal outflows from users’ hot wallets worth 4.5 billion yen, from the inside 2.2 billion virtual currencies leaked illegally, total damage […]

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The world’s top ten Token exchange security Ranking Released

By   /  September 22, 2018  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Media Outreach, MIL OSI, Pacific,  /  Comments Off on The world’s top ten Token exchange security Ranking Released

Source: Media Outreach TOKYO, JAPAN – Media OutReach – 21 September 2018 – Ziff, a cryptographic cryptographic exchange in Japan, acknowledged that it was hacked, and currently steals over $ 59 million’s Tokens. Exchanges are often attacked by hackers. What kind of exchange is safe? In this article we will cover the world’s top 10 exchange rate indicators.(Based on Coinmarketcap’s global […]

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Experience “City Convenience” At Its Best by Staying with Dorsett

By   /  September 21, 2018  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Media Outreach, MIL OSI, Pacific,  /  Comments Off on Experience “City Convenience” At Its Best by Staying with Dorsett

Source: Media Outreach A seamless travel experience between 44 cities in China and Hong Kong made possible by the newly launched high-speed rail service and Dorsett Hospitality International HONG KONG, CHINA – Media OutReach – 21 September 2018 – Thanks to the launch of the Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong High Speed Rail, travelling between Hong Kong and 44 major cities in […]

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Blue Dart expands reach in order to deliver to every Indian home by December 2018

By   /  September 21, 2018  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Media Outreach, MIL OSI, Pacific,  /  Comments Off on Blue Dart expands reach in order to deliver to every Indian home by December 2018

Source: Media Outreach Rising demand in tier II, III & IV towns in IndiaMajor expansion to cover all 19,100+ pin codes by December 2018Currently has achieved 100% coverage in 16 States & Union Territories with 17,677+ pin codes MUMBAI, INDIA – Media OutReach – 21 September 2018 –  Blue Dart, India’s leading logistics services provider, and part of […]

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NZ aid workers’ open letter condemns broadcaster for Pacific ‘leeches’ attack

By   /  September 21, 2018  /  24/7 News, Aid policy, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Balance, Broadcasting, Evening Report, fairness, hate speech, Hatred, Human Rights, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Opinion, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Politics, Reports, RNZ Pacific, Solomon Islands  /  Comments Off on NZ aid workers’ open letter condemns broadcaster for Pacific ‘leeches’ attack

By RNZ Pacific OPINION: An open letter to broadcaster Heather du Plessis-Allan on behalf of New Zealanders who have worked, and those are who are still working, in development in Solomon Islands: Heather du Plessis-Allan’s recent comments on [Newstalk ZB] that the Pacific are leeches on New Zealand is dangerously ignorant, insulting to Pacific Islanders […]

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Boe climate and security pact big step forward, but lacks a gender drive

By   /  September 21, 2018  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, APJS newsfile, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Asia-Pacific Journalism, Boe Declaration, Climate, Climate gender, Environment, Evening Report, Featured, Gender, Global Warming, History, Human Rights, Images, Indigenous, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Military, natural disaster, natural disasters, New Zealand, Oxfam, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Politics, Reports, Science-Technology, Security, Text, Tsunami  /  Comments Off on Boe climate and security pact big step forward, but lacks a gender drive

The major item on the agenda at last week’s Pacific Islands Forum was climate change. However, a gender gap appears to be at play within climate change itself. Jessica Marshall reports for Asia Pacific Journalism. The content of the Boe Declaration, signed at the Pacific Islands Forum in Nauru earlier this month, is not widely […]

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Avnet and Not Impossible Labs Partner to Create Technology Products that Enhance Accessibility and Inclusivity

By   /  September 21, 2018  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Media Outreach, MIL OSI, Pacific,  /  Comments Off on Avnet and Not Impossible Labs Partner to Create Technology Products that Enhance Accessibility and Inclusivity

Source: Media Outreach New collaboration leverages Avnet’s product development ecosystem to bring Not Impossible Labs’ visionary technologies to mass market PHOENIX & VENICE BEACH – Media OutReach – 21 SEPTEMBER 2018 – How does one of the world’s most groundbreaking technology incubators turn its ideas for solving life’s absurdities into marketable products? It leverages Avnet’s end-to-end ecosystem for […]

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Japanese development aid funding splits Pacific unity on key WHO post

By   /  September 21, 2018  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, APJS newsfile, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Asia Report, Asia-Pacific Journalism, Evening Report, Health and Fitness, Health Policy, Japan, Malaysia, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Nauru, New Zealand, Pacific Islands Forum, Pacific Islands health, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, PMC Reportage, Reports, Solomon Islands, Vanuatu, WHO, World Health Organisation  /  Comments Off on Japanese development aid funding splits Pacific unity on key WHO post

Dr Colin Tukuitonga, a New Zealander of Niuean descent and proposed by New Zealand, was given resounding support for his nomination from Pacific countries. Image: AUT The Western Pacific post for the World Health Organisation is a vitally important role for the region. However, reports Sri Krishnamurthi for Asia Pacific Journalism, the earlier unity over […]

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Vanuatu steps up UN bid for West Papua rights, new referendum

By   /  September 20, 2018  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, APJS newsfile, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Asia-Pacific Journalism, Evening Report, Featured, Human Rights, Indigenous, Indonesia, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Politics, Reports, Vanuatu, West Papua, West Papua human rights, West Papuan independence, West Papuan self-determination  /  Comments Off on Vanuatu steps up UN bid for West Papua rights, new referendum

West Papua has been sidestepped by both the the Melanesian Spearhead Group and the Pacific Islands Forum. But, reports James Halpin of Asia Pacific Journalism, Vanuatu is undeterred as leading champion for the West Papuan cause and is pressing for United Nations support. After the failure of the Pacific Islands Forum to move on the […]

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Compulsory Te Reo Māori debate fails to address key problems, say critics

By   /  September 20, 2018  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, APJS newsfile, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Asia-Pacific Journalism, Culture, Education policy, Evening Report, Featured, Language, Maori culture, Maori education, Maori language, Maori Language Week, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Politics, Reports, Te Reo, te reo maori  /  Comments Off on Compulsory Te Reo Māori debate fails to address key problems, say critics

Māori language week was celebrated last week and the key issue in the media was a debate on whether Te Reo Māori should be made compulsory in New Zealand schools. Mike Mohr of Asia Pacific Journalism reports. Amid the debate over the issue of compulsory Te Reo Māori lessons in New Zealand schools that intensified […]

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Club Med And France Synergize In Promoting Winter Sports To Contribute To The Ambition Of 300 Million Enthusiasts

By   /  September 20, 2018  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Media Outreach, MIL OSI, Pacific,  /  Comments Off on Club Med And France Synergize In Promoting Winter Sports To Contribute To The Ambition Of 300 Million Enthusiasts

Source: Media Outreach Club Med Commits to Building Dreams of Future Winter Sports Aficionados by Developing Club Med Ski School in China Powered by Ecole du Ski Francais and will open a new resort in the French Alps suitable for family ski travel BEIJING, CHINA –  Media OutReach – 20 September, 2018 – Club Med is collaborating with global […]

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SMU Retail Centre of Excellence Asia Retail Leaders Conference 2018 Addresses Industry’s Challenges and Innovations

By   /  September 20, 2018  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Media Outreach, MIL OSI, Pacific,  /  Comments Off on SMU Retail Centre of Excellence Asia Retail Leaders Conference 2018 Addresses Industry’s Challenges and Innovations

Source: Media Outreach SINGAPORE – Media OutReach – 20 September 2018 – The Singapore Management University (SMU) Retail Centre of Excellence (RCoE) will be hosting its inaugural Asia Retail Leaders Conference (ARLC) from 18 to 19 October at Conrad Centennial Singapore, discussing key challenges and strategies to navigate the competitive Asian retail landscape. SMU RCoE is a retail insight-sharing hub […]

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Cotton On Group partners with Adyen to advance global eCommerce rollout

By   /  September 20, 2018  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Media Outreach, MIL OSI, Pacific,  /  Comments Off on Cotton On Group partners with Adyen to advance global eCommerce rollout

Source: Media Outreach Leading Australian retailer selects Adyen to provide improved online payment capabilities while increasing authorisation rates. SINGAPORE – Media OutReach – 20 September 2018 –  Adyen, the payments platform of choice for the world’s leading companies, today announced a partnership with the Cotton On Group, Australia’s largest global retailer. With this partnership in place, Adyen is helping […]

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Singapore’s PropTech Marketplace Ohmyhome Raises S$4 Million In Series A Funding Round Led by Golden Equator Capital

By   /  September 20, 2018  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Media Outreach, MIL OSI, Pacific,  /  Comments Off on Singapore’s PropTech Marketplace Ohmyhome Raises S$4 Million In Series A Funding Round Led by Golden Equator Capital

Source: Media Outreach Investment will help Ohmyhome deepen its presence in Singapore and further expand in Southeast Asia SINGAPORE – Media OutReach – 20 September 2018 – Ohmyhome, Singapore’s leading PropTech marketplace, today announced that it has raised S$4 million Series A funding led by Golden Equator Capital (GEC), Singapore’s award-winning fund management company. The investment will […]

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UAE runs first intermodal transport under TIR

By   /  September 20, 2018  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Media Outreach, MIL OSI, Pacific,  /  Comments Off on UAE runs first intermodal transport under TIR

Source: Media Outreach First ever intermodal TIR operation between the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) and the EU is launched today, with a container leaving the UAE bound for Europe under a single customs transit document and a single guarantee. SHARJAH, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES – EQS – 20 September 2018 – The United Arab Emirates is an […]

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Tongan scholars lodge protests over broadcaster’s Pacific ‘leeches’ jibe

By   /  September 20, 2018  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Broadcasting, Evening Report, Featured, Global, Human Rights, Indigenous, Media, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, New Zealand, News Media, Opinion, Pacific Islands Forum, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, Pacific Voices, PMC Reportage, Politics, Reports, Tonga  /  Comments Off on Tongan scholars lodge protests over broadcaster’s Pacific ‘leeches’ jibe

Broadcaster Heather du Plessis-Allan … controversial attack on the Pacific Islands and Pacific Islanders. Image: Screenshot of Newstalk ZB By Kalino Latu, editor of Kaniva News Tongan community leaders and top scholars in New Zealand will complain to the Human Rights Commission against broadcaster Heather du Plessis-Allan’s outspoken comments against Pacific people. The complaint will […]

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Visa-Free Taiwan Travel Bringing Strong Benefits Seizing Asia MICE Opportunities Using Taipei’s Sponsorship Program and Fine Cuisine

By   /  September 20, 2018  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Media Outreach, MIL OSI, Pacific,  /  Comments Off on Visa-Free Taiwan Travel Bringing Strong Benefits Seizing Asia MICE Opportunities Using Taipei’s Sponsorship Program and Fine Cuisine

Source: Media Outreach International Buyers Dress Up as Master Chefs to WinLimited-Edition Bravo the Mascot Souvenirs TAIPEI, TAIWAN – Media OutReach – 20 September, 2018 – According to new statistics released by the Taiwan Tourism Bureau, Ministry of Transportation and Communications, the number of visitors to Taiwan from the countries of Southeast Asia in the first half of […]

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