Author: EventsNewsAsia

Hanoi is poised to become the focal point for global leaders in corporate social responsibility and environmental, social, and governance (ESG) practices as it hosts the 16th Global CSR & ESG Summit and Awards 2024. Scheduled for April 25, 2024, at the Novotel Hotel Thai Ha, the summit aims to catalyze positive change through the theme “Generating Meaningful Impact. Unlocking Value.” This premier event will spotlight the critical role of CSR and ESG in shaping sustainable business futures, offering a platform for insightful discussions, groundbreaking strategies, and innovative solutions. Participants, ranging from industry leaders to sustainability enthusiasts, will gather for…

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STT GDC Philippines, a provider of next-generation data center services, has officially been recognized as a Great Place to Work® in the Philippines. This award acknowledges the company’s efforts in cultivating a workplace environment that nurtures and values its team members. As a prestigious global authority on workplace culture, Great Place to Work® is renowned for its rigorous methodology and extensive surveys, which take into account views of over 100 million employees worldwide. Based on the STT GDC Philippines survey conducted using the Great Place to Work® Trust Index, 96% of its employees affirmed that they work in a great…

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The annual Japanese Film Festival (JFF), a hallmark event celebrating Japanese cinema, officially commenced at the Shangri-La Plaza Atrium. Hosted by the Japan Foundation Manila, this year’s festival opened with a special reception, highlighting the enduring cultural ties between Japan and the Philippines. The event was graced by the presence of Deputy Chief of Mission and Minister MATSUDA Kenichi, Japan Foundation Manila Director SUZUKI Ben, and Johnny Rios, Head of Operations at Shangri-La Plaza. The opening night transformed the Atrium into a vibrant showcase of Japanese culture, with performances by Sharilla Cerilles that took guests on a nostalgic journey through…

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The Asia Retail and eCommerce Innovation Summit, set to be held on January 23, 2024, at the Holiday Inn Jakarta Kemayoran, is poised to be a pivotal event for the future of e-commerce and retail in Indonesia. This summit emerges as a crucial meeting point for companies looking to influence and shape the rapidly evolving landscape of modern commerce. The event is expected to attract over 200 senior-level experts, including CXOs, Digital Transformation Directors, CTOs, and CIOs from a wide spectrum of the retail sector. This includes representatives from eCommerce companies, malls, store owners, brand owners, convenience stores, and supermarkets.…

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The Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation (HKSTP) has successfully hosted an Innovation Mixer on the West Coast of the United States, drawing significant interest from the American tech community. The event, which took place in San Francisco, saw around 150 tech professionals from elite enterprises, universities, and venture capital firms in attendance, including representatives from Google, Alibaba, Stanford University, UC Berkeley, JP Morgan, US Capital, and East West Bank. Dubbed “HKSTP Innovation Mixer – Make Your Mark in Hong Kong’s Vibrant Tech Ecosystem,” the event aimed to showcase the burgeoning innovation and technology (I&T) sector of Hong Kong…

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The United Overseas Bank (UOB) is set to host the Global Markets Economic Forum 2024, a significant event focusing on the financial markets of the ASEAN region and Greater China. Scheduled for February 1, 2024, at the Pacific Ballroom, Pan Pacific Singapore, the forum promises insightful discussions on both the challenges and opportunities in these dynamic markets. Distinguished speakers, including Heng Swee Keat, Singapore’s Deputy Prime Minister and Coordinating Minister for Economic Policies, will grace the event. Alongside him, notable figures like Conor McNamara, Vice President and Managing Director of ASEAN at Amazon Web Services (AWS), and Michael Chong, General…

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Coca-Cola Beverages Philippines, Inc. (CCBPI) has been awarded the ESG Initiative of the Year – Philippines at the FMCG Asia Awards, recognizing its outstanding efforts in environmental sustainability and community engagement through the “Tapon to Ipon: Basta Klaro, Panalo!” plastic bottle collection program. Launched in 2021, “Tapon to Ipon” (which translates to “Discard to Earn: If It’s Clear, It’s a Win”) is a pioneering initiative aimed at promoting packaging circularity and responsible waste management. his program underscores Coca-Cola’s commitment to its global World Without Waste vision, intending to collect and recycle every bottle and can it sells by 2030. The…

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