Tag Archives: Asia

Donald Trump brings tough trade message in vision for Asia

Donald Trump says the US is ready to make a bilateral deal with any country in the India-Pacific region, but only on the basis of ‘mutual respect and mutual benefit’. Photo: AFP Danang, Vietnam: US President Donald Trump set out a strong message on trade at a meeting of Asia-Pacific countries in Vietnam on Friday, saying the United States could no ... Read More »

Nokia 8 arrives in Asia, Malaysia gets it first

The Nokia 8 has made its way to Asia. The Snapdragon 835-powered flagship smartphone is now available to purchase in Malaysia, where it costs RM 2,299, which currently translates into just over $545. Available color options include Stainless Steel, Tempered Blue, Polished Blue. The Polished Copper variant will be made available at a later date. Other countries where the phone is ... Read More »

Twitter’s next large guess in Asia: C-Pop stay streaming

Twitter has been a part of major conversations around the arena in its ten years of existence, with a hundred and forty man or woman tweets ranging from historical elections to celebrity-studded Oscar selfies to stay cricket tournaments. Now, the enterprise is focusing on a new, growing phenomenon, according to one in all its executives:live video streaming. Rishi Jaitly, vice ... Read More »

The mobile-dating app designed for singles in Asia

If you’re in Asia and single but want to turn that status around, there’s a mobile app which even has a date-guarantee program for you. Paktor is a Singapore-based mobile-dating app which offers users the chance to reject (swipe left) or approve a match (swipe right) with over 5 million users across Asia. The app operates in six Southeast Asian ... Read More »

Twitter promotes Rishi Jaitly, to drive growth in Asia and Middle East

SINGAPORE: Twitter has said that it plans to accelerate its push for content partnerships in Asia Pacific and the Middle East. It has appointed a Singapore-based executive, Rishi Jaitly, to boost teams in major markets such as Australia, India, and Japan as well as to expand into Greater China and Southeast Asia, the company said in a statement. Jaitly was ... Read More »