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Samsung Bioepis Opens the New State-of-the-Art Headquarters to Accommodate Next Stage of Growth and Innovation

Samsung Bioepis Opens the New State-of-the-Art Headquarters to Accommodate Next Stage of Growth and Innovation

INCHEON, Korea, Jan. 25 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Bioepis Co., Ltd. today announced the opening of its new headquarters in Korea’s ‘Bio Cluster’ of Songdo, located in the Incheon Free Economic Zone (IFEZ), a specially-designated economic zone in the city of Incheon. The new site is approximately 52,000 square feet, and will be the hub [...]

Four in Ten Asian Executives Say Being Openly LGBT Would Hinder One’s Career, According to New EIU Research

Four in Ten Asian Executives Say Being Openly LGBT Would Hinder One’s Career, According to New EIU Research

HONG KONG SAR, Jan. 7 (Korea Bizwire) - Asia is the new global battleground for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) rights. Our recent study, Pride and Prejudice: The next chapter of progress, sponsored by Manulife, Barclays and Nomura, captures the opinions of 359 full-time employees at companies across seven economies—China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Singapore [...]

Over 14,000 Participants Overcome Health Inertia to Run 600,000 Kilometers in Herbalife Nutrition’s 40th Anniversary Virtual Run across Asia Pacific

Over 14,000 Participants Overcome Health Inertia to Run 600,000 Kilometers in Herbalife Nutrition’s 40th Anniversary Virtual Run across Asia Pacific

HONG KONG SAR, Dec. 29 (Korea Bizwire) – Premier global nutrition company, Herbalife Nutrition, has wrapped up its 40th Anniversary Virtual Run in Asia Pacific. Held from November 1 to December 6, the run saw more than 14,000 participants from the public, as well as Herbalife Nutrition members and employees, overcoming their health inertia to [...]

Four More Days to Watch Award-winning Films for Free Online at True Colors Film Festival (TCFF)

Four More Days to Watch Award-winning Films for Free Online at True Colors Film Festival (TCFF)

SINGAPORE, Dec. 10 (Korea Bizwire) - Before TCFF ends on 12 December 2020, movie buffs can catch these full-length features: 24 hour streaming only from 11-12 December 2020 The Chess Game of the Wind (1976; Iran), screened only twice in 1976, it was presumed lost after the 1979 Iranian revolution. Found, and then restored by Martin Scorsese’s [...]

Inaugural True Colors Film Festival 2020 – One World, One Family

Inaugural True Colors Film Festival 2020 – One World, One Family

SINGAPORE, Nov. 20 (Korea Bizwire) - True Colors Film Festival (TCFF) runs online from 3 to 12 December 2020. Offering 30 award-winning features and short films, it is presented by The Nippon Foundation. All the films – focusing on shared human experiences such as connection, hope, dreams, and transformation – can be streamed for free.  Rediscovered and [...]

DFA Awards 2020 Winners Announcement: 3 Design Trendsetters, 16 Young Designers and 197 Outstanding Projects Honoured for Design Excellence

DFA Awards 2020 Winners Announcement: 3 Design Trendsetters, 16 Young Designers and 197 Outstanding Projects Honoured for Design Excellence

HONG KONG, CHINA, Oct. 30 (Korea Bizwire) – DFA Awards 2020 is pleased to announce its recipients for the year of 2020. Three design trendsetters have been recognised under the three individual awards, namely the DFA Lifetime Achievement Award (DFA LAA), the DFA Design Leadership Award (DFA DLA), and the DFA World’s Outstanding Chinese Designer [...]

Herbalife Nutrition Survey Reveals Asia Pacific Consumers Have a Clear Vision for Healthy Aging, But Fear of Illness Due to Lower Immunity Topped List of  Aging-Related Worries

Herbalife Nutrition Survey Reveals Asia Pacific Consumers Have a Clear Vision for Healthy Aging, But Fear of Illness Due to Lower Immunity Topped List of Aging-Related Worries

HONG KONG, CHINA, Sept. 29 (Korea Bizwire) - Premier global nutrition company, Herbalife Nutrition, today released findings from the 2020 Asia Pacific Healthy Aging Survey, which revealed that Asia Pacific consumers have a clear vision of what healthy aging means to them, but less than three in 10 consumers had the confidence to age healthily, with [...]

CUHK Business School Research Looks at How Companies Can Tailor Product Variety to Maximise Influencer Marketing

CUHK Business School Research Looks at How Companies Can Tailor Product Variety to Maximise Influencer Marketing

HONG KONG, CHINA, Sept. 17 (Korea Bizwire) - We live in the age of the social influencer. Nowadays, with the development of the internet and the growth of social media, it is increasingly easy for consumers to post a comment or a picture of a product and to notice whether somebody else uses or praises a [...]

Anantara Vacation Club Provides Domestic Collections and Financial Relief to Members Across the Globe

Anantara Vacation Club Provides Domestic Collections and Financial Relief to Members Across the Globe

Thailand, Sept. 2 (Korea Bizwire) – Anantara Vacation Club, Southeast Asia’s premier vacation ownership programme, established by Minor International (MINT) in 2010, has expanded its presence in domestic markets and launched new initiatives to provide assistance to its members (referred to as Club Points Owners) in the wake of COVID19. In addition to a 50% [...]

Banyan Tree Group’s Ultimate Getaways Returns Bigger and Better

Banyan Tree Group’s Ultimate Getaways Returns Bigger and Better

SINGAPORE, Aug. 26 (Korea Bizwire) - Following the inaugural success of Ultimate Getaways promotion in May, Banyan Tree Group has launched its exclusive Ultimate Getaways 2. This time, featuring more than double the destinations, the Group’s 30 properties worldwide will offer countless travel choices with savings of up to 80%. As the world navigates a new [...]