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Nov 19, 2017

Who would have thought that a vocational high school in the small city of Miaoli could attract high schools from Japan and Korea to engage in exchanges in Taiwan? Miao-Li A&I develops students’ critical thinking capacities on top of honing their hands-on skills, sparking a revolution in their minds.

Nov 06, 2017

Forty-six students from China's Northeast Normal University in Jilin province visited Tohoku University on October 19 as part of an academic tour to mark the 45th anniversary of the normalization of Sino-Japanese diplomatic relations.

In total, four Chinese provinces sent student representatives to various...

Oct 26, 2017

Linking farmers to regional markets advances inclusive growth

October 2017 --(ASIA TODAY)-- Samat Nasa has been farming cassava on the outskirts of Zamboanga City in the Philippines’ Mindanao region for over 30 years. Many farmers in the area grow this root crop because it is easy to maintain and can survive...

Oct 25, 2017

Sheikh Ahmed: Technology is empowering people of determination
More than 150 companies, international experts, government bodies to participate in the three-day expo

Oct 20, 2017

The term “karyū rōjin,” or “down and out elderly,” highlights the rising poverty, loneliness, and chronic disease of aging populations. Takanori Fujita, the author who coined the term, talks to CommonWealth about the looming crisis in Taiwan.

Real-life dramas are playing out in the Japanese countryside:...

Oct 16, 2017

SINGAPORE - (ACN Newswire) - This World Food Day CropLife Asia commended the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) for its efforts to bring greater awareness to the need for Food Security in combatting global hunger, and took the opportunity to herald the contributions farmers enabled by...

Sep 26, 2017

Cross-border e-commerce has become big business for a growing legion of Chinese mainland exporters and importers.

Buoyed by continuing incentives offered by the Central Government to expand the cross-border e-commerce business, many exhibitors at the July Guangzhou International Cross-Border E-Commerce and...

Sep 23, 2017

Taiwan intends to increase the use of renewable energy and phase out nuclear power by 2025. But thermal power plants burning coal and natural gas will still play major roles and could pose serious health risks, especially over the next 10 years.

TSMC’s expansion of its foundry in the Central Taiwan Science...

Sep 19, 2017

New HKTDC study finds ASEAN consumers focus on quality, style and online reviews.

Hong Kong trade with its second-largest trading partner looks set to expand following the conclusion of three years of negotiations on a free trade agreement with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN). Set to be...

Sep 18, 2017

Coex is embracing the international community this December 9th -10th with its first ever expat lifestyle fair.

The Expat Fair looks to bring together the expat community and representatives from education, living arrangements, lifestyle management, tourism, and other lifestyle services. Visitors will have a...

Sep 05, 2017

KAIST announced that it will open its Meditation Research Center next June. The center will serve as a place for the wellness of KAIST community as well as for furthering the cognitive sciences and its relevant convergence studies.

For facilitating the center, KAIST signed an MOU with the Foundation...

Aug 29, 2017

As an employer, you’re always on the lookout for talented potential employees. These employees will no doubt carry your business on their backs, and you need them on your team. Often though, employers can have a tough time seeing through the vast amount of candidates for the job. With many potential applicants,...

Jul 28, 2017

- The Newest Status Symbol of the 21st Century -

Moving away from using luxury lifestyle brands as status symbol, Asia’s true wealthy and elites have chosen to show their knowledge to differentiate their social status from others. Those who were chasing for high-end brands are now holding themselves to...

Jun 08, 2017

While many traditions and etiquette rules have been lost over the years, being a “perfect” host has never gone out of style. With that tiny bit of planning and thoughtfulness, you can go from being just a person that put a roof over your friend's head to being an awesome host that makes their time at your place...

Jun 01, 2017

Global brands are often challenged when it comes to developing a social media presence in China’s market. Every brand wants to reach internet users in China since there are over 700 million internet users in China alone, and half of the world’s internet users are located in Asia (...

May 11, 2017

The best non-Islamic countries for Muslim visitors are Singapore, Thailand and the UK, followed by South Africa and Hong Kong, according to the newly released MasterCard-CrescentRating Global Muslim Travel Index 2017. The index defines non-Islamic countries as those which are not members of the Organisation of...

Apr 25, 2017

Not many people are happy staying in the same career for years when there are higher-paid, more senior positions to move up to. So, if you’re hoping to climb up the ranks, then it is important to focus on managing and developing your career.

Whether you have been part of the team for a little or a long time...

Apr 22, 2017

Manila, 21 April 2017 – Habitat for Humanity’s youth-focused campaign “Habitat Young Leaders Build” exceeds its target to mobilize about three million supporters across Asia-Pacific to donate their time, effort, and voices to advance the cause of decent housing.

Following the April 22 culmination of Habitat’...

Apr 15, 2017

Chicago --(ASIA TODAY)-- Education becomes entertainment at World Culinary Showcase, where celebrity chefs demonstrated the techniques, tips and tricks that catapulted them into the spotlight. Every year America’s best chefs unite to show off their skills and share their knowledge.

Apr 13, 2017

A new Tel Aviv University study finds that the disruptive behavior of an individual child does not encourage similar behavior in their brothers and sisters.

Mar 29, 2017

SINGAPORE - YPO, the world's premier peer network of chief executives, announced today that Singapore will be the host city for YPO's flagship event, YPO EDGE, bringing more than 2,700 young business leaders and delegates to the city in March 2018 and marking the second time Singapore will host YPO's landmark...

Mar 29, 2017

It’s not just firms in Silicon Valley that are waiting with baited breath to see how their hiring processes may have to change due to recent changes in U.S. immigration policies. By far, the technology industry is responsible for sponsoring more H-1B visas in the U.S. than any other industry. These visas enable...