I am so proud to see my birthplace has become the first country to achieve WWF’s Tx2 goal – to double the number of wild tigers by 2022 – the next Chinese year of the tiger. The wild tiger population has jumped from 121 in 2009 to 235 in Nepal as of September 2018.read more
It’s been inspiring to read the outpour of support for Asian representation in Western pop culture since the Crazy Rich Asians movie’s blockbuster success this August. Dubbed as #AsianAugust, the summer of 2018 has seen more Asian actors celebrated in Western media than ever before. From the big screen to small screen, from movies such as ‘Searching’ starring John Cho; to Netflix’s ‘To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before’ starring Asian teenager Lana Condor; to Canada’s ‘Kim’s convenient store’; Asian actors dominated conversations regarding diversity and representation in the West.read more
B2B E-Commerce market taking off in Asia Pacific!read more
The devastating earthquakes that hit Japan & Indonesia on September 6th and 28th respectively, have caused thousands casualties in Hokkaido(JP), Sulawesi & Palu(ID). In response to these natural disasters, Go.Asia joined hands with Singapore-based crowdfunding...read more
We are excited to announce that NetMission is extending to the entire Asia Pacific region this year! Building on our past years of success and growing network of alumni as well as enhanced collaboration with our regional partners, we have decided to reach beyond Hong...read more
Taking place the first time in Pacific, APrIGF Vanuatu 2018 has concluded in tremendous success with 80% show-up rate of 300+ attendees in total from around the region. A highlight is that the 2 under-represented stakeholders in the past have observed significant...read more
By now, most of us have heard of the movie ‘Crazy Rich Asians’. At its heart, a modern day love story based on the popular book with the same title, by Singaporean-American author Kevin Kwan, and directed by Asian American filmmaker Jon M. Chu. What’s unconventional about this Hollywood studio backed American film is that it features an all-Asian cast.read more
Supported by DotAsia, Co-organised by non-profit organisation 3SPACE, Golden Scene Company Limited and ELEMENTS, the 2nd Hong Kong Kids International Film Festival (KIFF) officially kicked off on July 28th with the opening ceremony being held at ELEMENTS Mall,...read more
Bangladesh has been one of Asia’s most stunning and unexpected success economies in recent years. With a social progressive policy in place, Bangladesh has transformed from one of the poorest countries in Asia to an aspiring economy. Of the many factors accounting for this transformation, the online space has played a vital roleread more
To most Ambassadors, this summer was a busy but definitely a fruitful one. In the past few months, the ambassadors were deployed to participate in various internet governance activities in Asia. It was exciting that we physically reached out to 109 young people from different youth IGF happened in HK, TW, South Korea, and Vanuatu.read more
The European GDPR framework, first approved in 2016, came into effect last month on May 25, 2018. In theory, the “new” rules only apply to data collected from European individuals. However, due to the borderless nature of the Internet, many businesses and residents of Asia are also affected.
.Asia Top-Level-Domain Introduces Simplified Registration Process – Registrants Outside of the Region Benefit
DotAsia Organisation, registry operator of the .Asia top-level-domain, announces new simplified registration process for .Asia domain names. Businesses and individuals acquiring .Asia names are no longer required to provide proof of locality during registration.
Changes to .Asia Charter Eligibility Requirement Policies to Accept Registrations Globally from Entities seeking to serve the Asia Pacific community
Deadline for Comments: February 28, 2017
In 2016, over 80% of .ASIA domain registrations (based on registrant contact) came from within the region, led by China, India, Indonesia, Japan, Singapore and Malaysia.
DotAsia Organisation is honored to announce its full support of and partnership with the Internet Society Singapore Chapter (ISOC SG) to serve as the secretariat for the IANA Stewardship Transition Coordination Group (ICG). Key personnel from DotAsia are seconded to ISOC SG to form the core Secretariat Team for the ICG...
We LOVE Singapore! There we’ve said it. We love Singapore not just for its pretty face and incredible architecture, or how it won our hearts through our stomachs after one taste of its...
Get your virtual auction paddles ready, premium .Asia domains listed below are now featured in the RightOfTheDot™ Premium Live and Online Auction.
自2014年5月13日起，新网在北京，深圳，上海等十五个城市展开了为期一个月的“赢•聚变”合作伙伴大会。DotAsia作为赞助商出席了此次活动。 CEO Edmon Chung, 锺宏安先生也在武汉场，就新顶级域名发展前瞻和 .Asia域名如何帮助您更好的在亚洲开拓市场为话题进行了演说。此次会议规模是近五年内业界最大的，也吸引了世界各地的域名注册局, 同时也有上千家新网合作伙伴到场参与。
With expanding economies and growing access to technology, Asia has one of the world’s largest and fastest growing Internet populations. Tap into this lucrative market by registering a .Asia domain...
From May 2nd to 9th 2014, approximately 150 three and four numeric character .Asia domain names are being offered to the public for the first time on NameJet.com. Mark your calendars and don’t miss...
Masterful haul by The Grandmaster - Successful re-launch of the Asian Film Awards dazzles in Macau: The 8th Asian Film Awards (AFA) was held this year at the glittering City of Dreams in Macau. The re-launched film festival is jointly organized by the AFA academy and its constituent partners – Busan Film Festival, Tokyo Film Festival and Hong Kong Film Festival. A total of 14 awards and the Lifetime Achievement Award, the night’s most prestigious award, were presented [...]