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Avnet Expands Relationship with Microchip

Avnet Expands Relationship with Microchip

PHOENIX, Aug. 14 (Korea Bizwire) – Avnet (Nasdaq: AVT), a leading global technology company, has been named a global distribution partner for Microsemi Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of Microchip Technology, Inc. As an extension of Avnet’s multiyear relationship with Microchip Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq: MCHP), Avnet customers now have immediate access to the complete Microsemi [...]

Allianz: Shipping Losses in Asia Buck Global Trends and Continues to Rise, Making it Top Region Worldwide for Major Shipping Incidents

Allianz: Shipping Losses in Asia Buck Global Trends and Continues to Rise, Making it Top Region Worldwide for Major Shipping Incidents

TOKYO/SEOUL, Jul. 23 (Korea Bizwire) – Large shipping losses have declined by 38% globally over the past decade, according to Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty’s (AGCS) Safety & Shipping Review 2018, with this downward trend continuing in 2017. However, disparities remain as losses in Asia rose year-on-year with incidents in South China, Indochina, Indonesia and Philippine [...]

ProChain was Invited to Attend the Chainers 2018 International Summit to Discuss the Feasibility of Decentralized Media and Advertising Pattern

ProChain was Invited to Attend the Chainers 2018 International Summit to Discuss the Feasibility of Decentralized Media and Advertising Pattern

SEOUL, Jul. 16 (Korea Bizwire) – On July 1st 2018, Chainers 2018 was held in Seoul, South Korea. In the meeting, the originator of ProChain, David White made a keynote address on how to reconstruct digital advertising ecology, which was based around the central topic “The Past, Present and Future of Blockchain”, as an invited [...]

Avnet Showcases Collaborative Innovations to Accelerate Narrowband IoT at the Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2018

Avnet Showcases Collaborative Innovations to Accelerate Narrowband IoT at the Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2018

SHANGHAI, CHINA, Jul. 10 (Korea Bizwire) – At the Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2018, Avnet Asia Pacific showcased innovative Narrowband IoT (NB-IoT) solutions together with its partners, to accelerate the commercialization of NB-IoT. Driven by both the Chinese government and local market demand, NB-IoT is picking up speed in large-scale commercialization as one of China’s strategic [...]

CUHK Business School Research Reveals Carbon-intensive Firms’ Stock Prices Drop in Abnormally Warmer Months

CUHK Business School Research Reveals Carbon-intensive Firms’ Stock Prices Drop in Abnormally Warmer Months

HONG KONG, CHINA, Jun. 29 (Korea Bizwire) – People revise their beliefs about global warming when experiencing abnormally warmer climate, research by CUHK Business School reveals. Climate change is a term too familiar in our daily lives. While we lament over the rising sea levels, melting glaciers and intense wildfires, most people do not seem [...]

CUHK Business School Research Reveals Large Early Contributions from Family and Friends May Affect Crowdfunding Success

CUHK Business School Research Reveals Large Early Contributions from Family and Friends May Affect Crowdfunding Success

HONG KONG, CHINA, Jun. 28 (Korea Bizwire) - Raising money from family and friends is a common and effective way for start-ups. However, will it affect the success of crowdfunding initiatives? Entrepreneurs are increasingly relying on internet crowdfunding — the use of online platforms to raise money from multiple contributors. It is reported that active global crowdfunding platforms [...]

Hong Kong and Bordeaux Sign the First MoU on Wine and Food Tourism Promotion

Hong Kong and Bordeaux Sign the First MoU on Wine and Food Tourism Promotion

HONG KONG, CHINA, Jun. 17 (Korea Bizwire) – The first Memorandum of Understanding between the Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB) and Bordeaux Greats Events — Office de Tourisme et des Congrès de Bordeaux Métropole on Wine and Food Tourism Promotion (MoU) was signed yesterday (16 June 2018) at the Bordeaux Wine Festival to further strengthen [...]

Notice Regarding Legal Prohibition on the Transfer of Certain Shares of WEH

Notice Regarding Legal Prohibition on the Transfer of Certain Shares of WEH

HONG KONG, May 31 (Korea Bizwire) — On 18 May 2018, the High Court of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region issued an injunction (the “Hong Kong Injunction”) prohibiting the disposal by Golden Music Limited (“Golden Music”), a company incorporated in Hong Kong under number 2387246, of 41,216,398 shares (approximately 37.87%) in Wind Energy Holding [...]

DHL Adds Second Around-the-world Flight Connecting Asia, Europe and the US

DHL Adds Second Around-the-world Flight Connecting Asia, Europe and the US

SINGAPORE, May 3 (Korea Bizwire) - DHL Global Forwarding, the leading international provider of air, sea and road freight services, today announced the launch of its second around-the-world scheduled flight, to connect Asia, Europe and the US. This is in response to the strong growth in demand for air freight capacity, chiefly for outbound services from [...]

South Korea, Japan Drive Positive Outlook for Global Trade in Q2 2018

South Korea, Japan Drive Positive Outlook for Global Trade in Q2 2018

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA, Apr. 13 (Korea Bizwire) - The Asia Pacific region’s booming economy looks set to power global trade growth in the coming quarter, according to data from the DHL Global Trade Barometer released by DHL, the world’s leading logistics company. The DHL Global Trade Barometer, an early indicator of global trade developments calculated using Artificial [...]