DHL Express Adds Airfreight Capacity To APAC Network

With over 1,730 tons of capacity per week, DHL’s dedicated flights operated by Kalitta Air will cater to increased demand for express logistics services from  Oceania AeroLogic will ad…

Tourism Recovery Strategy Of One Town In Vietnam Hits BBC Global News

HO CHI MINH CITY, Vietnam, April 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Vietnam is among the "brightest" spots in Asia despite the challenge of trying to contain the coronavirus pandemic – and its tourism is poised to …

Generation Z To Dominate Investment Landscape For Foreseeable: Survey

A Survey from Futu reveals that Generation Z investors are fast overtaking all other investor demographics since the turn of the year SINGAPORE, April 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — According to a…

Alibaba Backed Firm Creates Asia’s Largest e-Commerce Carrier

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Co-working App Offers Access To Singapore’s Top Workspaces

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Blockchain Infrastructure Supporting Green Loan Projects

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Singapore’s Small Businesses Faring Better Than SE Asian Rivals: CPA Australia

Government stimulus helped Singapore’s small business maintain resilience in 2020. Singapore’s small businesses more optimistic on growth than Asia-Pacific counterparts. Technology innov…

Marina Bay Sands Offers Perfect View Of Disney+ Singapore Launch

Never seen before behind-the-scenes footage showcases key moments in the making of the groundbreaking extravaganza SINGAPORE, March 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — The Walt Disney Company Southeast Asia and Marina Bay Sands once again joined forces to make history atop one of Singapore’s most iconic landmarks on 24 February, marking the debut of the video-on-demand streaming service Disney+. To view the Multimedia News Release, please click: https://www.prnasia.com/mnr/Marina_Bay_Sands_202103.shtml         JJ Lin on rooftop of ArtScience Museum   JJ Lin performing on rooftop of ArtScience Museum   Benjamin Kheng and Annette Lee at Crystal Universe   Disney+ projection mapping on Marina Bay Sands’ hotel towers and ArtScience Museum (credit Marina Bay Sands) The nationally televised launch culminated in a show-stopping spectacle, with the light-up of several landmarks in the Marina Bay vicinity, including Gardens by the Bay, Merlion Park, the three cascading towers of Marina Bay Sands and underbelly of Sands SkyPark, as well as ArtScience Museum. The launch also saw Singaporean superstar JJ Lin give an unprecedented performance on the rooftop of ArtScience Museum, dubbed the Welcoming Hand of Singapore by Las Vegas Sands’ late founder Sheldon G. Adelson. True to the lyrics of Aladdin’s theme song A Whole New World, Lin performance literally gave a “new fantastic point of view” as he became the first artist to have ever performed atop the iconic ArtScience Museum, singing a medley of some of the most recognisable Disney theme songs including Can You Feel the Love Tonight from The Lion King; Let it Go from Frozen; A Whole New World from Aladdin; and the Chinese theme song Embark, from the latest Walt Disney Pictures animation, Soul. It also served as a homecoming for Lin, who was one of the first artists to have performed at the grand opening of Marina Bay Sands in 2010, alongside American singers Kelly Rowland and Diana Ross. Lin had posted on Facebook on 25 February: “If being indulged with Disney fantasies taught me one thing, it would be that ‘magic carpet rides‘ are real, as long as you dare to believe! (and work extremely hard for them!) So here it is, my dream come true, shining, shimmering, and splendid!” He was joined by a star-studded line-up of local singer-songwriters including Sing! China 2016 first runner-up Nathan Hartono, who sang You’ve Got A Friend In Me from Toy Story; as well as Benjamin Kheng and Annette Lee, who performed the classic Disney theme songs Beauty & the Beast. Reflection from Mulan and Part of Your World from The Little Mermaid. These memorable performances took place at ArtScience Museum’s permanent exhibition space Future World: Where Art Meets Science. The launch was a pinnacle moment for Marina Bay Sands and Disney, who have partnered over the years for events that have included the Southeast Asia Blue Carpet & Premiere of Captain America: Civil War and festive-light up with Moana in 2016, Marina Bay Sands’ Festive Light Up with Star Wars: The Last Jedi in 2017, Marvel Studios’ Avengers: Infinity War red carpet fan event in 2018, and Marvel Studios’ Captain Marvel fan event in 2019. For the full show and highlights, as well as exclusive, behind-the-scenes photos and video, please refer to the links below. Video download linksBehind-the-scenes of Disney+ LaunchBehind-the-scenes of JJ Lin’s performance at ArtScience MuseumImages from the launch on 24 Feb About Marina Bay Sands Pte Ltd Marina Bay Sands is the leading business, leisure and entertainment destination in Asia. It features large and flexible convention and exhibition facilities, more than 2,500 hotel rooms and suites, the rooftop Sands SkyPark, the best shopping mall in Asia, world-class celebrity chef restaurants, a theatre and an outdoor event plaza. Completing the line-up of attractions is ArtScience Museum at Marina Bay Sands which plays host to permanent and marquee exhibitions. For more information, please visit www.marinabaysands.com. Media Enquiries Melissa Kok / +65 9459 7819 / [email protected]  

Blue Planet Announces Flagship Singapore Investment

SINGAPORE, March 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Blue Planet Environmental Solutions Pte. Ltd. ("Blue Planet") announced today that it has acquired one of Singapore’s leading waste manage…

Thai Trading Volume On Bityard Sets Record In 2021

SINGAPORE, March 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Bityard, the world’s leading cryptocurrency derivative exchange, has increasing number of users since 2020. The users on Bityard are from more than 150 countries, covering Sout…

71% of Taiwanese Prefer Digital Comms With Bank When Hard Up

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