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Vicente Ferrer Foundation USA Welcomes Prem Gangalakunta to the Board

Vicente Ferrer Foundation USA Welcomes Prem Gangalakunta to the Board

The Board of the Vicente Ferrer Foundation (VFF) USA wholeheartedly welcomes Prem Gangalakunta, a new trustee who will help support the Foundation’s work to empower rural communities in India. “We’re very excited to have Mr. Gangalakunta joining our Board,” said VFF USA... - May 18, 2022 - Vicente Ferrer Foundation USA

Shaw 3 Law Firm Has Been Accepted Into the American Immigration Lawyers Association, One of the Largest and Most Prestigious Immigration Association in the Country

Shaw 3 Law Firm Has Been Accepted Into the American Immigration Lawyers Association, One of the Largest and Most Prestigious Immigration Association in the Country

Shaw 3 Law Firm being part of the American Immigration Lawyers Association can now have the necessary resources to better serve the Immigration legal community. - May 06, 2022 - Shaw 3 Law Firm

Newfront Raises $15,000 for Ukraine Through Wellbeing for Peace

Newfront Raises $15,000 for Ukraine Through Wellbeing for Peace

Last week, Newfront, a tech-enabled, full-service brokerage, partnered with Wellness Coach to sponsor a virtual community challenge that raised more than $15,000 in support of Ukraine. - May 05, 2022 - Newfront

UR2.Global Names Composer, Pianist and Singer-Songwriter – Yify Zhang, the 2022 Honorary Artist-in-Residence for the Annual Global Artist Challenge

UR2.Global Names Composer, Pianist and Singer-Songwriter – Yify Zhang, the 2022 Honorary Artist-in-Residence for the Annual Global Artist Challenge

UR2.Global Names World-Class Composer, Pianist and Singer-Songwriter – Yify Zhang as the 2022 Honorary Artist-In-Residence (HAR) for its global Annual Artist Challenge to uplift the self-esteem of humanity. Artist call for Singer-Songwriters ages 21 and older are invited to participate and receive awards. - March 21, 2022 - UR2.Global

The Gospel Preached in Asia by Evangelist Uche Christian

The Gospel Preached in Asia by Evangelist Uche Christian

Evangelist Uche Christian, sponsored by the Onyx House, Indianapolis, is preaching at 3 events in India and Nepal during the Easter celebrations. Thousands of people are expected to attend these meetings with many making first-time decisions for Christ. - March 21, 2022 - Onyx Evangelistic Association

Helping Ukrainian Refugees Through Soccer: Deploying Soccer Missionaries to Help Ukrainian Refugees in Poland and Slovakia

Helping Ukrainian Refugees Through Soccer: Deploying Soccer Missionaries to Help Ukrainian Refugees in Poland and Slovakia

The International non-profit organization known as “The Global Foundation for Peace through Soccer,” plans to deploy a team of soccer missionaries to Poland and Slovakia soon. Those soccer missionaries expect to operate a series of free soccer clinics for the Ukrainian children who are... - March 12, 2022 - The Global Foundation for Peace through Soccer

Online Education Stands with Ukraine

Online Education Stands with Ukraine

Coursera and edX (2U) are ensuring that Ukrainians will have access to the knowledge required to rebuild their homeland and bring Ukraine forward to a brighter future. - March 11, 2022 - United Ukrainian University

UPS® and The Lonely Entrepreneur® Partner to Empower Diverse Entrepreneurs Across the US

Entrepreneurs to Receive 1 Year Free Access to Platform To Help Grow Their Business. UPS and The Lonely Entrepreneur (TLE), a non-profit that empowers individuals with entrepreneurial skills and support, have partnered to provide Black, Latin, Asian and women entrepreneurs throughout the country... - January 28, 2022 - The Lonely Entrepreneur

Philanthropist, Producer Lily Lisa, Named Second Time as Golden Film Awards Goodwill Ambassador

Philanthropist, Producer Lily Lisa, Named Second Time as Golden Film Awards Goodwill Ambassador

Filmmaker honored as “Goodwill Ambassador” at the US Hollywood International Golden Film Awards. - December 28, 2021 - Lily Lisa

Korea's Choi Dongho Honored with Gjenima Prize for Literature

Korea's Choi Dongho Honored with Gjenima Prize for Literature

Mundus Artium Press announces the award of the 2021 Gjenima Prize to Korean poet, critic and scholar Choi Dongho. Established in 2004, the annual Gjenima Prize recognizes the creator of an important body of literary work or a single major literary achievement that has played a part in current... - December 24, 2021 - Mundus Artium Press

B2 Music Releases Billboard Presents: Electric Asia Vol. 5 "Best of Asian Dance Music" Compilation

B2 Music Releases Billboard Presents: Electric Asia Vol. 5 "Best of Asian Dance Music" Compilation

Hong Kong label B2 Music has released the 5th volume of its popular "Electric Asia" Dance Music compilations with Billboard magazine. The 15-track album includes new music from US star 4B (remixed by China's Lizzy Wang), Canadian festival favorites Zeds Dead (remixed by Freeza) and Taiwan's RayRay. Past editions have included tracks by Steve Aoki, KSHMR and Bollywood superstar Sonu Nigam. - December 17, 2021 - B2 Holdings Ltd.

The Quest to Commemorate Unsung Filipino Labor Leader, Larry Itliong, with a U.S. Postal Stamp

In trying to bring greater public awareness to the activist efforts of Larry Itliong and the plight of the Filipino farm workers from the mid-20th century in California's Central Valley, a group of supporters are petitioning the United State Postal service to create a commemorative stamp in his honor. - November 12, 2021 - RMFL

Institutional and Wholesale Investors Look to Asian Fixed Income for Diversification and Yield, Says New Global Research

Institutional and wholesale investors anticipate increasing their exposure to fixed income assets from issuers in Asia in an effort to further diversify their holdings and earn higher yields, according to new research published by Institutional Investor and Eastspring Investments. The research... - October 27, 2021 - Institutional Investor

Anil Uzun Comments on the China Ban on Cryptocurrency

Anil Uzun Comments on the China Ban on Cryptocurrency

Anil Uzun comments on China's Central bank announcing all transactions of cryptocurrencies illegal. - October 25, 2021 - Anil Uzun Investments

China Performance Group Publishes List of Top 10 China Sourcing Companies

This is the First Authoritative List of the Best China Sourcing Companies - October 23, 2021 - China Performance Group

Korean Specialist Bamboo Salt Manufacturer, Insan Bamboo Salt Co., Ltd. is Launching Its Products Into the Global Market

By developing Miracle Capsule, an immune health functional food that has significantly improved the efficacy of bamboo salt, the company has squarely in its sights the children's atopic natural food market. Further, the company continues with research and development of health foods with health promotion and anticancer effects such as medicinal soy sauce, sari soy sauce (made from fermented black soybean), and sulfur duck. Bamboo salt is a 100% natural food with no additives. - October 20, 2021 - Insan

Storage Made Easy and Cloudian Improve Storage Workflows and Collaboration for End Users at Asia United Bank (AUB)

The combination of Storage Made Easy’s Enterprise File Fabric and Object Storage from Cloudian helped AUB enhance data accessibility and it is documented in a newly released customer case study. - October 12, 2021 - Storage Made Easy

Hanasan, a Korean Professional Manufacturer of Wooden Furniture for Pets, is Expanding Its Business in the Global Market

Hanasan products focus on design and functionality by combining general furniture concepts with companion animal furniture. Hanasan is an environment-friendly enterprise that uses natural wood for all pet furniture products. Its main brand is “LUXYPET,” which pursues the image of... - October 09, 2021 - Hanasan Co., Ltd.

Professor Ted Hopf Wins Washington Post Albie Award for "The Distribution of Identity and The Future of International Order: China’s Hegemonic Prospects"

Professor Ted Hopf Wins Washington Post Albie Award for "The Distribution of Identity and The Future of International Order: China’s Hegemonic Prospects"

The renowned author is known for his award-winning work in the field of international order. - October 04, 2021 - Ted Hopf

Hong Kong Electronic Artist Zight Releases New Single, "Everybody Keep Running"

Hong Kong Electronic Artist Zight Releases New Single, "Everybody Keep Running"

Following his breakout single, "Fly Away," which has amassed over half a million views on YouTube, "Everybody Keep Running" is uplifting, unapologetic EDM that shares the same euphoric sounds as its anthemic predecessor. Featuring UK singer, Peter Forrest and stars South African runner, Sibusiso Madikizela in the music video, the collective work from global talents combines Dance music with athletics. - October 01, 2021 - B2 Holdings Ltd.

SPES, a Manufacturer of Hair Care Products in Korea, is Entering Global Markets

Mango hair shampoo by SPES improves hair gloss with a powerful boost in moisture and elasticity. It also contains natural ingredients with anti-dandruff effects and promotes and protects hair growth. It prevents hair damage, making hair volume rich while strengthening hair and promoting nourishment and growth with natural mango-derived ingredients. - September 28, 2021 - SPES

CANA, a Korean Pearl Cosmetic Manufacturer, is Entering the Global Market

The main ingredients of Cana Pearl Moist Perfect CC Cream and Cana Pearl Moist Perfect BB Cream are antler extract, ginseng extract, snail mucus filtrate and hyaluronic acid which have excellent anti-wrinkle and whitening effects. You can achieve natural and clear skin tone with Cana Pearl Moist Perfect CC Cream and Cana Pearl Moist Perfect BB Cream. - September 28, 2021 - CANA

Behind the Strings Film Selected "Best Documentary" and Nominee for "Best of Festival"

Behind the Strings Film Selected "Best Documentary" and Nominee for "Best of Festival"

Behind the Strings showcases the lives of a professional classical string quartet who left China for the U.S. They built a very successful career and paid a big price getting to the top and remaining on top. Film festivals throughout the U.S. are now presenting and praising this engaging independent documentary film. - September 27, 2021 - Behind the Strings

Mirror Biologics, Inc. Announces Initial Clearance for Phase II/III Clinical Trial (ALIVE) in Advanced Liver Cancer

Mirror Biologics, Inc. Announces Initial Clearance for Phase II/III Clinical Trial (ALIVE) in Advanced Liver Cancer

Mirror Biologics, Inc, (“Mirror Biologics” or the “Company”), a clinical stage immunotherapy company specializing in the development, manufacturing and clinical translation of next generation therapeutic in-situ vaccine immunotherapy for cancer and infectious diseases where... - September 10, 2021 - Mirror Biologics, Inc.

The Rotary Club of San Francisco Joins SF-Marin Food Bank and Catholic Charities for Distribution of Personal Safety Alarms to AAPI Seniors

The Rotary Club of San Francisco, SF-Marin Food Bank and Catholic Charities partnered together to distribute personal safety alarms to 850 AAPI Seniors in the OMI (Oceanview, Merced Heights, Ingleside) neighborhood of San Francisco, California on September 4, 2021 as part of the Stop Asian Hate movement. - September 06, 2021 - Rotary Club of San Francisco

The Filipino Cultural Immersion Summer Camp That Aims to Inspire Children to Go Beyond Adobo and Lumpia

The 8th Annual Filipino Cultural Immersion Summer Camp spearheaded by the University of the Philippines Alumni Association of San Francisco (UPAASF) concluded August 6, providing one week of fun learning for the participants. The children had lessons in how to speak Tagalog, Philippine history,... - August 21, 2021 - University of the Philippines Alumni Association of San Francisco

JC Rothchild General - India as Global Manufacturing Hub

JC Rothchild General says the pandemic has revealed flaws in Global Value Chains which has exposed a window of opportunity for India to claim dominance over the global manufacturing sector. - August 19, 2021 - JC Rothchild General

DSPACK, a Manufacturer Specialized in Producing Eco-Friendly Food Packaging and Masks, Will Enter the Global Market

Founded in 1985, DSPACK produces packing products free of volatile organic compounds by utilizing the latest equipment in Korea. - August 18, 2021 - Daesung Packing Industry Co., Ltd.

DSE, a Specialized Company in Metal Bearing for Marine Engines and Industrial Plants, Enters the Global Market

It has grown from manufacturing Sulzer Fuel Exhaust Pump Bearing into a professional metal-bearing manufacturer in shipbuilding engines, power generation facilities, and various plants. DSE's metal bearing has strong compressive strength that withstands high loads, low friction coefficient,... - August 17, 2021 - DSE BEARING Co., Ltd.

"Mixmag Asia Selects Vol. 1" to be Released by b2 Music

"Mixmag Asia Selects Vol. 1" to be Released by b2 Music

Mixmag Asia will release the first of its compilation series "Mixmag Asia Selects Vol. 1" with b2 Music from Hong Kong and ADA. The album features 10 tracks from Asia's top DJs and producers, and a variety of styles, from House to Techno to Bass music. Mixmag (UK) is the world's leading authority on Dance music and Clubbing culture. - August 13, 2021 - B2 Holdings Ltd.

B2K, a Korean Company Specialized in Producing Stainless Steel Wire Based on the Latest Facilities and Technology, Will Strengthen Marketing Toward the Global Market

Company has been manufacturing spring wire, cold heading wire, free machining wire and roping wire and has expanded its production facilities for ultra-fine spring wire, since established in 2000. - August 13, 2021 - B2K Co., Ltd.

Sunnylive, Inc. to Launch "Japanese Culinary Certificate Online Program" by "Japanese Cooking" in August 2021

Sunnylive, Inc. to Launch "Japanese Culinary Certificate Online Program" by "Japanese Cooking" in August 2021

This online program is an accredited course supervised by “The Association for the Advancement of the Japanese Culinary Art,” the oldest Japanese culinary research organization in Japan, to which more than 10,000 Japanese chefs belong. In addition, they provide the "Certification of Cooking Skills for Japanese Cuisine in Foreign Countries" established by Japan's Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFF). - August 11, 2021 - Sunnylive Inc.

ShinJin Hydrotec-Tonners is Specialized in Manufacturing Various Hydraulic Tools and Equipment in Korea and is Now Trying to Enter the Global Market

ShinJin Hydrotec-Tonners manufactures hydraulic cylinders, pumps, special hydraulic tools and hydraulic equipment widely used in construction, production, manufacturing, shipbuilding, and the oil and gas industries. - August 09, 2021 - ShinJin Hydrotec

Malaysia Thailand Collaboration to Increase the Affordability and Accessibility of Cancer Drugs in Thailand Through Local Manufacturing

Malaysia Thailand Collaboration to Increase the Affordability and Accessibility of Cancer Drugs in Thailand Through Local Manufacturing

Strategic collaboration between Malaysia and Thailand has been announced for technology and knowledge transfer to develop R&D and manufacturing of prescription drugs in the initiative to help millions of cancer patients in ASEAN region. - July 28, 2021 - Oncogen Pharma (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd

JDTEK, a Cooperation Robot Manufacturer Specialized in Cooperation Robot and Inspection Automation Systems in Korea, is Entering Global Markets

JDTEK provides the latest technology service in the field of automotive electronics reliability test, home appliance performance test and semiconductor packaging related inspection in Korea. The company is supplying robots and precise measuring instruments in Korea through partnership with... - July 27, 2021 - JDTek Co., Ltd.

Houston, Texas Immigration Law Firm Breaks Down the New Supreme Court Decision on Adjustment of Status Eligibility for TPS Holders

Houston, Texas Immigration Law Firm Breaks Down the New Supreme Court Decision on Adjustment of Status Eligibility for TPS Holders

July 2, 2021, the US Supreme Court issued an official decision on the adjustment of status, AOS, eligibility for people with Temporary Protected Status, TPS. In the Sanchez v. Mayorkas case, the supreme court ruled that a person that has been granted TPS has not necessarily been... - July 23, 2021 - Davis & Associates

Narae Special Vehicle Truck, a Korean Special-Purpose Vehicle & Trucks Manufacturing and Repairing Company, is Now Available Abroad

Narae Special Vehicle Truck, founded in 2009, supplies trucks for special purposes such as wing-body trucks, built-in trucks, special purpose box trucks, and power gate trucks, and refrigeration trucks in Korea. - July 23, 2021 - Narae Special Vehicle

Dong Sung Oil & Chemical Co., a Korean Metal Working Fluid Company Producing Metal-Working Fluid, Various Industrial Lubricants is Enters Global Market

Dong-Sung Oil & Chemical Co. is a company specializing in metal-working fluid, various industrial lubricants and emulsion for processing fiber in Korea. - July 17, 2021 - Dong Sung Oil & Chemical

BDA Advises Navis Capital on Sale of Amazon Papyrus Chemicals Group to The Longreach Group

BDA Partners is pleased to announce that it has advised Navis Capital on the sale of Amazon Papyrus Chemicals Group to The Longreach Group. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. BDA Partners was the exclusive financial advisor to Navis Capital and Amazon Papyrus on the transaction. BDA also... - July 05, 2021 - BDA Partners Ltd

BDA and William Blair Advise Grail Insights on Sale to Escalent

BDA Partners and William Blair acted as the exclusive financial advisors to Grail Insights (Grail) and its shareholder, including NewQuest Capital Partners (NewQuest), on its sale to Escalent, a portfolio company of Symphony Technology Group. The transaction closed on May 26, 2021 and the terms of... - July 01, 2021 - BDA Partners Ltd

SJ Salomon International - EU Proposes Carbon Border Tax

Analysts at SJ Salomon International say proposed EU carbon border tax could unfairly impact developing nations and threaten emerging economies. - July 01, 2021 - SJ Salomon International

SEA Taiwan AI College to Share Iconic Manufacturers’ Upgrade Experiences and Cultivate Southeast Asian AI Talent

SEA Taiwan AI College to Share Iconic Manufacturers’ Upgrade Experiences and Cultivate Southeast Asian AI Talent

To tackle the challenges brought by the COVID-19 pandemic, including a shrinking labor force and much greater changes in market demand, the manufacturing industry really has to step up and transform by adopting more standardized, automated and intelligent solutions. Artificial intelligence, AI is... - June 29, 2021 - SEA Taiwan AI College

Chinatown Vegas Enters Into a Partnership with the Las Vegas Asian Chamber of Commerce

The Las Vegas Asian Chamber of Commerce announced its partnership with the innovative online listing platform, Chinatown Vegas. - June 29, 2021 - Chinatown Vegas

"The Peach Pit Mask" by Sammi Yamashiro; Under the Confines of Abuse, a Survivor Paves Her Own Path Forward

"The Peach Pit Mask" by Sammi Yamashiro; Under the Confines of Abuse, a Survivor Paves Her Own Path Forward

To abusers, control is their strongest weapon. They are the masterminds of their game, and the players – the victims who have no say in how the rules are made – are incapable of redemption and escape or, at least, that is what abusers presume. In her debut poetry collection, "The... - June 21, 2021 - Sammi Yamashiro

Esukan.gg Launches First National Level Malaysia Esports League 2021 (MEL21) in Malaysia

Esukan.gg Launches First National Level Malaysia Esports League 2021 (MEL21) in Malaysia

Esukan.gg, a centralized National Esports Management platform jointly developed by Impact Integrated and Techninier Sdn. Bhd. (“Techninier”) to allow Malaysian esports enthusiasts to participate, watch and organize esports tournaments anywhere at any time, has launched its first... - June 18, 2021 - Techninier Sdn. Bhd.

FS Stapleton Alliance - Japan’s Exports Up as Trade Recovers

Japan’s exports help boost the economy as consumption weakens due to third wave of COVID-19 infections. - June 12, 2021 - FS Stapleton Alliance

CLEAUN X OG Maco First Half Album to be Released

CLEAUN X OG Maco First Half Album to be Released

Album for Korean K-pop idol hip-hop artist CLEAUN will be released on July 26 in collaboration with famous American rapper OG Maco. - June 11, 2021 - CLEAUN

World Health Organization Includes Clubhouse Model as Example of Rights-Based Approach to Recovery-Focused Mental Health Services

Clubhouse International welcomes and supports the launch of the World Health Organization's Guidance on community mental health services: Promoting person-centered and rights-based approaches. Clubhouse International Training Center, Phoenix Clubhouse in Hong Kong, Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China, is identified as an example of community-based mental health services that are following good practices which provide quality care and support. - June 11, 2021 - Clubhouse International

E-Deck Co., Ltd., a Professional Manufacturer of Indoor and Outdoor Eco-Friendly High-Functional Flooring Materials, is Entering the Global Market

The manufacturer produces indoor and outdoor flooring made from natural materials such as bamboo, natural wood and synthetics. Bamboo flooring materials are eco-friendly, high-density, high-strength and high-functional, and emit no substances harmful to the environment. In addition, they are an... - June 11, 2021 - E-Deck Co., Ltd.

George Ballew Honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award and as a Professional of the Year by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide

George Ballew Honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award and as a Professional of the Year by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide

George Ballew of Waynesboro, Virginia has been honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award and as a Professional of the Year for 2021 by Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide Edition for his outstanding achievements and contributions in the field of finance. About George Ballew George Ballew... - June 10, 2021 - Strathmore Worldwide

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