E-Commerce in Asia-Pacific is not showing any signs of slowing down. Over the past decade it has outpaced the global average and according to the Asia-Pacific B2C E-Commerce Market 2018 report, over 50% of global online retail sales stems from the Asia-Pacific region....read more
After a series of intensive training sessions our inaugural edition of the NetMission Academy now draws to a close. Many thanks to all of our guests, which included those from major private sector players such as Google and Afilias, community representatives of ISOC,...read more
(Image credits: #StarringJohnCho images and movie mockups originate from http://starringjohncho.com/)With 2018 being a banner year for Asian representation in media, 2019 is gearing up to be a blockbuster sequel. Promoting inclusion and representation in mainstream...read more
How important is it for Asians to get haircuts from Asian barbers? For many living abroad the answer would be VERY IMPORTANT. The qualities of an individual's hair can vary greatly from person to person, and it is commonly said Asian hair has different qualities to...read more
Would you still recognise me if I grew another 10 years older? #10yearschallenge. Humans age, but what about animals?The artificial intelligence of facial recognition is not only for social media, public or national securities, it is also beneficial for wildlife...read more
The travel industry in Asia Pacific is skyrocketing and travel related service providers are to benefit! The growth for the region is to surge consistently over the next 5 years and this will result in airlines, hotels and tour guide businesses blossoming too.read more
Millions of users may be denied access to your services – and that’s not fair to you or to them.
Since 2010 the Domain Name System (DNS) has expanded dramatically, not only fueling competition, choice and innovation, but truly enabling a multi-lingual Internet.
In 2017 we began the process of making .Asia domain name registrations easier for people and businesses located outside of Asia by eliminating the local presence constraint. Since then, broadening awareness around .Asia domains and fostering usage globally has been a major focus for us.read more
Our NetMission Ambassador Jenna Fung (Class 2017-2018) and Hong Kong Youth IGF 2018 representatives Faith Lee and Angel Ng have attended the Internet Governance Forum (IGF) Paris 2018 at UNESCO building from 12-14 December which marked our last event of 2018....read more
Do you still remember my #SayNoToPlastic Challenge from earlier? If the issue hasn't caught your attention yet you'd better listen up now!Indeed only 9% of the world's plastic we make is being recycled, and that means 8 million tonnes of plastic waste reach the ocean...read 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...