Australia the Latest to Take On Tequila After Tesla and Kendall Jenner

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “Australia the Latest to Take On Tequila After Tesla and Kendall Jenner” – below is their description. Elon Musk rolled out the Tesla Tequila last year, while Kendall Jenner launched 818 Tequila in February. Luxury tequila’s popularity jump in recent years has agave farms sprouting up in … Read more Australia the Latest to Take On Tequila After Tesla and Kendall Jenner

De Beers Forevermark: Hainan free trade port benefits whole world

CGTN published this video item, entitled “De Beers Forevermark: Hainan free trade port benefits whole world” – below is their description. For more: De Beers Forevermark: Hainan free trade port benefits whole world The Hainan free trade port (FTP) will benefit not only the Chinese mainland but the Asia Pacific region and beyond, the chief … Read more De Beers Forevermark: Hainan free trade port benefits whole world

Australia could outpace its neighbours in vaccination race | The World

ABC News (Australia) published this video item, entitled “Australia could outpace its neighbours in vaccination race | The World” – below is their description. Australia’s vaccination rollout continues to be criticised for failing to meet early targets. But research suggests by this time next year, we’ll be among the first to achieve widespread coverage in … Read more Australia could outpace its neighbours in vaccination race | The World

Global death penalties at lowest in a decade | DW News

DW News published this video item, entitled “Global death penalties at lowest in a decade | DW News” – below is their description. A report by Amnesty International said that death penalties in 2020 declined worldwide. However, some countries continued and even increased the number of executions despite the coronavirus pandemic. Worldwide, at least 483 … Read more Global death penalties at lowest in a decade | DW News

Indo-Pacific ‘Quad’ Summit – A counterweight to China?

DW News published this video item, entitled “Indo-Pacific ‘Quad’ Summit – A counterweight to China?” – below is their description. Senior members of US President Joe Biden’s team are heading for the Asia Pacific region to press US interests and begin reengaging in global diplomacy. Biden is determined make a clean break from the often … Read more Indo-Pacific ‘Quad’ Summit – A counterweight to China?

China’s mission: Innovation in space exploration

CGTN published this video item, entitled “China’s mission: Innovation in space exploration” – below is their description. For more: https://www.cgtn.com/video #China’s mission to the #Moon has brought a lot of beautiful surprises, and China is now working on going to #Mars. At the same time, it’s also sending people to the international space station. On … Read more China’s mission: Innovation in space exploration

The Asian Business Law Institute/III Asian Principles of Global Restructuring Project

Cambridge Law Faculty published this video item, entitled “The Asian Business Law Institute/III Asian Principles of Global Restructuring Project” – below is their description. Chair: Professor Louise Gullifer Speaker: Justice Kannan Ramesh (High Court, Singapore) Comment: Mr Sushil Nair (Deputy CEO, Drew & Napier, Singapore) This is an exciting opportunity to hear one of the … Read more The Asian Business Law Institute/III Asian Principles of Global Restructuring Project

China hails signing of RCEP as milestone for Asia Pacific

CGTN published this video item, entitled “China hails signing of RCEP as milestone for Asia Pacific” – below is their description. For more: https://www.cgtn.com/video As RCEP countries largely overcame the COVID-19 pandemic, progress has been made in the world’s largest trade agreement as well. The deal’s 15 signatory nations, including China, not only completed market … Read more China hails signing of RCEP as milestone for Asia Pacific

IMF: Pandemic Having Devastating Effect on Certain Groups

Bloomberg Markets and Finance published this video item, entitled “IMF: Pandemic Having Devastating Effect on Certain Groups” – below is their description. Oct.22 — Jonathan Ostry, acting director of the Asia and Pacific Department at the International Monetary Fund, discusses the outlook for the region’s economies and policies amid the coronavirus pandemic. The Asia Pacific … Read more IMF: Pandemic Having Devastating Effect on Certain Groups

Expert on Japanese PM’s four-day visit to Southeast Asia

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Expert on Japanese PM’s four-day visit to Southeast Asia” – below is their description. For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2020-10-21/Expert-on-Japanese-PM-s-four-day-visit-to-Southeast-Asia-ULZ9CR56rS/index.html Japanese PM Yoshihide Suga chose Southeast Asia as his first overseas trip. Professor Teng Jianqun from China Institute of International Studies said, “this is a clear signal that Japan would have more … Read more Expert on Japanese PM’s four-day visit to Southeast Asia

Covid Has Wiped Out the Economic Dreams of a Generation in Asia

Bloomberg QuickTake: Now published this video item, entitled “Covid Has Wiped Out the Economic Dreams of a Generation in Asia” – below is their description. Asia’s fast-growing economies for decades have offered millions of young people the chance to do better than their parents, a path to upward mobility now at risk as youth unemployment … Read more Covid Has Wiped Out the Economic Dreams of a Generation in Asia

Coronavirus Updates: Global Covid-19 Cases Hit 15 Million; California Tops New York for Most Cases

Stay informed with QuickTake’s coronavirus coverage of up-to-the-minute stories on the COVID-19 crisis. #Coronavirus #Covid19 #CoronavirusUpdates — Worldwide coronavirus cases reached another grim milestone on Wednesday. More than 15 million people have now been infected by the highly contagious virus since it was first reported in China in late January, resulting in more than 600,000 … Read more Coronavirus Updates: Global Covid-19 Cases Hit 15 Million; California Tops New York for Most Cases

Asia’s ‘travel bubbles’ could change travelling post-pandemic

While coronavirus infections are still on the rise in some parts of the world, several countries in the Asia Pacific region are looking to ease travel restrictions. The hope is to kick-start economies that have been suffering for months. Al Jazeera’s Rob McBride reports from Incheon, South Korea. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – … Read more Asia’s ‘travel bubbles’ could change travelling post-pandemic

Global Cost of the Virus Could Reach $8.8 Trillion

The cost of the coronavirus pandemic could reach as much as $8.8 trillion, or almost 10% of global gross domestic product, depending on how long the outbreak continues and the strength of government responses, according to the Asian Development Bank. A shorter containment period of three months coupled with strong policy measures could limit the … Read more Global Cost of the Virus Could Reach $8.8 Trillion

Asia Pacific countries react: IMF warn of economic depression

Countries in the Asia Pacific region are responding to a dire economic forecast by the International Monetary Fund. The Japanese government is considering whether to extend a cash handout to all households to cushion the economic fallout. And ministers in New Zealand will take a 20 percent pay cut for the next six months. Al … Read more Asia Pacific countries react: IMF warn of economic depression