New Report Shows Use of Modern Contraception on the Rise in the Philippines

November 13, 2018
KIGALI, RWANDA - A groundbreaking international report on family planning shows the use of modern contraception on the rise in the Philippines, as family planning is increasingly viewed as critical to the country's economic prospects. The report also shows modern contraception has prevented over 2.5 million unintended pregnancies and over 600,000 unsafe abortions between July 2017 and July 2018.

First-ever #ASEAN Summit to be livestreamed on Twitter, in collaboration with Singapore’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs

November 12, 2018
SINGAPORE - The 33rd ASEAN Summit (and related Summits) are being held in Singapore from Tuesday, 13 November to Thursday, 15 November and Twitter is the best place to stay informed in real-time on what's happening at the region's biggest diplomatic meetings this week. For the first time ever, the ASEAN Summit will be livestreamed on Twitter via the Singapore Ministry of Foreign Affairs' official Twitter account @MFAsg (https://twitter.com/MFAsg).

Michelin-backed joint venture selects DHL’s end-to-end solution for shipment of synthetic rubber for tire production

November 01, 2018
JAKARTA, INDONESIA - PT Synthetic Rubber Indonesia (PT SRI), a joint venture between the Michelin Group and local partner Chandra Asri Petrochemical, has consolidated its plant-to-port supply chain under a single DHL solution for faster, more scalable shipment of increasing volumes of synthetic rubber -- a critical ingredient in modern tire production.

APO to help Cambodia develop National Productivity Master Plan

October 31, 2018
TOKYO, JAPAN / PHNOM PENH, CAMBODIA - The Asian Productivity Organization (APO) has announced that it is working to assist the Royal Government of Cambodia in developing a National Productivity Master Plan to drive long-term productivity gains in the country. The consultancy project is being executed under the newly launched Specific National Program (SNP) of the APO and conducted in collaboration with the National Productivity Centre of Cambodia (NPCC).

Experience a Vibrant Way to Stay with Dorsett – Your Rewards

October 31, 2018
HONG KONG, CHINA - Dorsett Hospitality International -- one of Asia's fastest-growing 4-star hotel groups with 54 hotels establishing a global presence in 27 countries and cities worldwide, and more properties in the development pipeline -- will soon be unveiling its new 'Dorsett -- Your Rewards' loyalty programme which will pilot in 15 hotels across Asia, Europe and Oceania under its Dorsett and d.Collection brands.

Shell Wins for the Philippines in 2018 ACES Awards

October 29, 2018
MANILA, PHILIPPINES - Pilipinas Shell scores a big regional win for the Philippines as it won "Asia's Community Care Company of the Year" for the 2018 Asia Corporate Excellence & Sustainability Awards (ACES). The company was represented by Ramon Del Rosario, Vice President for External Relations and Government Relations, and Jose Jerome Pascual, Chief Financial Officer.