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The Ageing Asia forum hears how countries facing “silver tsunami” rethink facilities such as nursing homes as dealing with ageing population moves... 20 August 2018
With drastically changing demographics set to transform many Asian countries into elderly centric... More
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Sparkling business opportunities beckon as the city’s major wine and spirits fair takes place in November. 20 August 2018
The fair will showcase wines from around the world and feature Champagne Avenue where visitors... More
WeChat Pay joins Alipay as an acceptable payment option in many high-end Russian stores, hotels and restaurants serving deep-pocketed visitors. 17 August 2018
Chinese mainland tourists can now use WeChat Pay to make purchases in Russia, the 17th country to... More
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Using ever-improving chatbots to discover and engage potential recruits through social media, Talkpush is pioneering a new path in recruitment. 16 August 2018
By connecting employers with candidates via social media and using chatbots, Talkpush is changing... More
life & style
High summer and prospects for autumn turn minds to field and forest fare; innovative firms make sure diners are spoilt for choice. 15 August 2018
With summer in full swing, to be followed by a balmy autumn, it means only one thing for... More
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As the cocktail scene in Hong Kong matures, its bars are becoming more niche, such as The Wise King which embraces the spirit of the 13th century,... 14 August 2018
Set up by Joe Villaneuva, former Head Mixologist for W Hong Kong, and Sandeep Kumar, whose resumé... More
Destinations ranging from neighbouring Japan to distant Armenia flock to showcase their countries’ and regions’ attractions at an exhibition in... 13 August 2018
With Chinese mainland tourists the largest and most profitable group for global travel firms, this... More
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The world’s largest lighting marketplace will run alongside one of Asia’s leading environmental protection fairs in October; a showcase of energy-... 13 August 2018
Now in its 20th year, the HKTDC Hong Kong International Lighting Fair (Autumn Edition), combined... More
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Meeting demand for flexibility in office leasing long before this became a key theme in commercial property, The Executive Centre has managed to... 10 August 2018
In 1994, years before co-working spaces became a trend, The Executive Centre opened in Hong Kong. More