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During these difficult times, Avo Insurance (Avo) stands shoulder to shoulder with Hongkongers with its newly launched Coronavirus Disease Protection, helping everyone to stay protected from any unforeseen circumstances associated with the COVID-19 outbreak, and to “Live a Fruitful Life”.   To extend our sincere gratitude towards Hong Kong’s healthcare professionals for

20th February 2020, Ahmedabad: AppJetty is a software plugin and extension store for leading e-commerce platforms and CRMs including Sugar, SuiteCRM, Magento, Odoo, etc. to name a few. They have updated their SuiteCRM mobile app, TapCRM with few features that center around sales and activities.   The main purpose of TapCRM is

XLSTAT is pleased to announce its first 2020 release! What's new?   EASY FIT (XLSTAT Forecasting only)   A smart predictive tool that:   Identifies the appropriate models depending on your data type Performs a comparison of the fitted models Makes predictions of new observations Discover this feaure under the menu.   ANOVA (available in all XLSTAT solutions)   Our algorithm was

Singapore, 26 February 2020 – Tiger Trade, a one-stop mobile trading application by Tiger Brokers has launched in Singapore. The mobile trading application offers low commission rates and trading sum for investing in U.S. and Hong Kong securities, futures and options. Launched in 2014, Tiger Brokers has over 600,000 customer

OSLO - February 12th, 2020: The Vivaldi Browser releases Vivaldi 2.11 - its first desktop update of the year. The latest version gives its users a new and improved Pop-out (Picture-in-picture) mode so that they can watch videos outside of the page they found them.   Pop-out video easily   When Vivaldi first launched

Businesses in Asia Pacific are struggling to maintain operations amidst the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. Nearly 50% report that they will be forced to restructure business operations to stay afloat if the situation worsens, according to the Tricor Group COVID-19 Business Sentiment and Resilience Barometer Report released today.   The Business Barometer Report,

Research commissioned by JLL with data compiled by Tech in Asia reveals funding for property technology start-ups dipped by 38.4% in 2019   SINGAPORE, 27 February 2020 – After reaching a high of more than US$1 billion in disclosed funding in 2018, property technology – or proptech – start-ups in Asia Pacific

Unpacking the vulnerabilities in the cryptocurrency market   By Khadija Azhar   Logically speaking, the most difficult part of robbing a bank is trying not to get caught. With surveillance cameras and security personnel tracking one’s every movement and the ease with which one can inadvertently leave damning DNA evidence behind, it’s safe to

Gift-A-Deed Founder Navin Arjun Soni talks about the power of technology in alleviating poverty    By Jasmine Chan   Despite having an established career in commercial shipping, Navin Arjun Soni has devoted himself to creating a tech-driven humanitarian tool. Founded in 2017, Gift-A-Deed connects humanitarian needs with real-time aid on a global scale using

Asia-Pacific now on par with the rest of the world in cybersecurity standards The Chief Information Security Officers’ role is evolving, facing new threats from social activists, and continues to tackle challenges with budgets and proving performance results   Summary of key trends: • Asia-Pacific has matched the rest of the world in meeting cybersecurity

Newly released survey finds one third of Taiwanese online consumers have accessed streaming piracy websites or torrent sites. 28% use illicit streaming devices (ISDs) to view pirated TV channels and video-on-demand content.   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Taipei 19 February 2020 – A new study of the online content viewing behaviour of

38X more efficient in transacting HDB resale properties, according to data compiled from CEA Public Register   Property Technology company, Ohmyhome has once again topped the table as the most efficient agency in the ranking of 1,229 agencies. Being 38 times more efficient in transacting HDB properties, Ohmyhome in-house agents emerged as

ElcomSoft Co. Ltd. updates Elcomsoft Phone Breaker, the company's forensic extraction tool. Version 9.40 gains the ability to remotely extract Skype conversation histories, attachments and metadata from the user's Microsoft Account. In addition to existing data, the tool can extract metadata (such as the file names, sizes and user IDs)

ElcomSoft Co. Ltd. updates Elcomsoft Phone Viewer, a lightweight forensic tool for quickly reviewing information extracted from local and cloud mobile backups. Version 4.80 can display downloaded Skype conversation histories, pictures and files as well as metadata for deleted chats and files purged from Skype servers. Elcomsoft Phone Breaker was

Easy reminders to keep your business financials in good shape   By Dean Kaplan   Do you remember getting your driver’s license? You spent months (maybe even years) waiting for the moment you could drive. You studied the book, took the tests and practiced with your parents. You were excited, but even though you’d

by Minesh Pore   I am sure many of you have read about the impact of the Corona Virus on Trade Shows as well as Travel. We are all very concerned about the situation and our partner Trade Show organisers here in HK are worried as well. The ripple effect of the virus is going

Entrepreneurial journeys on the road less traveled   By Nayantara Bhat   A leather goods store selling custom fetish wear for the LGBT+ and kink-friendly communities. A thriving group of female fans drawn by a manga comic set in a Nigerian university. A haute couture designer of of hijabs made from vintage scarves. All

Cisco Webex allows high-quality, stable video conferencing for remote teams.

Using psychometric analysis and ecolodge retreats in Southeast Asia, Naruna aims to empower successful leaders to reach an even higher level of performance and self awareness   YAANA Ventures has launched Naruna Retreats to help rising business executives unlock leadership potential.   Naruna Retreats has been designed to deliver individual executive and team coaching.

(Beijing, February 19, 2020) – On February 18, Didi Chuxing (“DiDi”), the world’s leading mobile transportation platform, began rolling out a program to install protective sheets in its ride-hailing vehicles across China. The protective sheets create a protective divider between the driver and passenger seats and are part of DiDi’s

After months of preparation, the JUMPSTARTER Global Pitch Competition took place online on Feb. 11-12, with five winning teams sharing US$5 million in investment and $100,000 in cash in recognition of their innovative businesses.

At ethx we are pleased to announce that ethx has been transformed into OroPocket, which is a universal investment platform. These changes come at a time when the company is evolving its service offerings and expanding its global reach with new offerings and products to global users.   When we started Ethx

By Youri van Elsland   November 5 - 7, 2019    Korea has been ranked as the most innovative country in the world by Bloomberg for six consecutive years. During Invest Korea Week, government officials dove deeper into the underlying principles and support systems that have kept the country on top. Business infrastructures, foreign

BitCherry is a blockchain infrastructure empowering commercial applications, which is to construct P2Plus point-to-point encrypting network protocol with the new thinking of physical structures and achieve highly extensible data architectures by hashing diagrams modified by relational graphs. BitCherry provides smart contract, cross-chain consensus and other operating mechanisms which can reduce

Acronis announces Acronis Cyber Cloud 8.0 rollout.   More than 40 new capabilities are available now, ensuring service providers worldwide are optimally positioned to grow. Most notably, features previously available only in Acronis' flagship on-premises data protection solution will equip service providers to deliver modern cyber protection no matter how large, complex

NGO Redress and TV director Lindsay Robertson launched the fourth season of Frontline Fashion, an award-winning docu-series featuring emerging designers fighting fashion’s waste. Set in Hong Kong, the epicenter of Asia’s fast growing yet polluting fashion industry, Frontline Fashion’s bite-sized episode format delivered via YouTube brings solutions to fashion’s environmental

F&B retail tech rising star celebrates a momentous 2019   Hong Kong, For Immediate Release - Aigens, the Hong Kong based creator of disruptive restaurant technology has announced it closed 2019 with over 41 million transactions across 1026 outlets. Aigens AI-powered software is developed in-house and facilitates ordering food on mobile phones

• DiDi will launch in Sydney Mid-March with competitive fares for riders and industry-leading service fees for drivers • Eligible early-bird drivers can keep 100% of trip fares for the first four weeks after the launch • Riders who sign up before the launch will receive 50% off rides for the first

Yangon, Myanmar,  18 February 2020 – Karzo, a tech-based logistics provider in Myanmar, has today announced its new B2B focused business strategy as it embarks on the next stage of the company growth. The change in strategy reflects a growing demand for transportation logistics services amongst businesses in Southeast Asia.   It

Car-Leasing Firms, Insurance and Finance Companies Join Hands in Lease, Insurance and Loan Extension for DiDi Drivers in China to Lessen Coronavirus Impact (Beijing, China, February 17, 2020) – An initiative for car-leasing firms, insurance and finance companies to extend current leases and insurance coverage for DiDi drivers is expanding from