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).

Volkswagen Begins Farewell Tour For The Iconic Beetle At Automobility LA 2018

November 07, 2018
LOS ANGELES -- On the heels of Volkswagen of America's (Volkswagen) announcement that it will cease production of the iconic Beetle in 2019, organizers of the Los Angeles Auto Show's (LA Auto Show®) AutoMobility LA™ today revealed that the popular brand will host its annual Motoring Invitational. This year's event, entitled "Beetles & Breakfast," will take place from 7:00 am - 8:00 am on Wednesday, Nov. 28, inside the Technology Pavilion located in front of the Los Angeles Convention Center.

Mozilla Announces Firefox Lite Rebranding and New Partnerships to Boost Ecosystem across Asia

November 05, 2018
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Mozilla, a pioneer and advocate for the open web, is happy to announce the rebranding of Firefox Rocket into Firefox Lite and the establishment of two new strategic partnerships in Asia: Cherry Mobile, the leading mobile and electronics brand in the Philippines, and ExpressVPN, the global leader in consumer VPN service. The partnership with Cherry Mobile brings Firefox Lite to more mobile users' hands, and through ExpressVPN, users can enjoy a more secure and private browsing experience.

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.