The recent launch of the Jockey Club PolyU Human Libraries Hub, operated by universities and community partners, aims to support both the education sector and the public to deepen their understanding about 100+ human stories in Asia. The lens will be focused on...read more
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
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 [...]
Asian Film Tops Global Box Office Records in its Opening Weekend - The Monkey King, The Legend Begins Again with Donnie Yen: An epic Journey to the West - a perilous pilgrimage to bring precious Buddhist sutras from India back to China. The latest incarnation of the myth, The Monkey King stars international martial arts icon Donnie Yen (Ip Man) as the titular character with international film luminaries, Chow Yun-fat (Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon), and Aaron Kwok (The Storm Riders)[...]
A look back at the year that was and a look forward to 2014 - In 2013 .Asia focused on promoting adoption and usage of .Asia domains across the region through a series of programs, including price reduction campaigns targeting pric sensitive markets. We also concentrated on partnering with groups that support SMEs and StartUps in Asia to demonstrate and encourage usage of .Asia domains under management [...]
With the Sunrise and Landrush Priority Registration phases completed, DotAsia is excited to announce that the Public Auction Phase for 1&2 character .Asia domains is now in full swing. ...
DotAsia announced today the release of, never before registered, 1&2 character and 3&4 numeric .Asia domains. Premium domains such as 8.asia, 28.asia, and X.asia, will be available for registration based on a multi-phase release plan starting from July 30th, 2013, while 3&4 numeric domains such as 2013.asia, 888.asia, and 777.asia will be up for grabs through auctions starting August 2013.
We are delighted to share with you our newly redesigned website, with a bold new look and enhanced navigation experience. To start, we’ve streamed lined our menus to give you quick access to the...
DotAsia is preparing for the release of premium, never registered, 1&2 character .Asia domains. Similar to the original .Asia launch processes, the 1&2 ASCII Character .Asia release will...