TV network started by Marcos-allied tycoon raises concerns about politicisation of media

Concerns have been raised about politics influencing media coverage under the government of President Ferdinand Marcos Jr following the soft launch of a new television network owned by Filipino billionaire and former senator Manny Villar. The free-to-air broadcast AllTV went live for the first time on Sept 13 on the frequency that media giant ABS-CBN […]

Stop the war: Jakarta Post

JAKARTA (THE JAKARTA POST/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) – Chinese President Xi Jinping and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi chose what is sometimes called the “Asian way” – avoiding confrontation and public humiliation – in conveying their deep concern over the devastating impacts of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine in their respective bilateral meetings with Russian President Vladimir […]

230 pilot whales stranded in Australia, ‘about half’ feared dead

SYDNEY (AFP) – Around 230 pilot whales were found stranded on the rugged west coast of Tasmania on Wednesday, with Australian officials saying only half appeared to be alive. “A pod of approximately 230 whales has stranded near Macquarie Harbour,” said the state’s Department of Natural Resources and Environment. “It appears about half of the […]

20+ Leading Technology Organizations Orchestrated the Loudest Fintech Show in the Philippines

MANILA, Sep 20, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – Southeast Asia’s most renowned FSI event, World Financial Innovation Series (WFIS) disrupted the Philippines’ fintech market with its inaugural edition in the country on 16 – 17 August 2022 at the Sofitel Philippine Plaza in Manila. It also gave a major boost to the country’s […]

Adani’s possible takeover of liberal NDTV sparks concerns about media freedom in India

BANGALORE – A proposed hostile takeover of a liberal journalist-owned Indian television company by billionaire Gautam Adani has sparked concerns about the future of media freedom in the world’s largest democracy. On Aug 23, the Adani Group filed in the Securities Exchange Board of India (SEBI) that it acquired a 29.18 per cent stake in […]

AscendEX Lists Lovely Inu (LOVELY), a DeFi Meme Platform

New York, NY, August 16, 2022 – (SEAPRWire) – AscendEX is excited to announce the listing of Lovely Inu under the trading pair: $LOVELY/USDT. Trading begins at 1:00 PM UTC on August 11th, 2022. Lovely Inu (LOVELY) is a decentralized meme-based blockchain platform that aims to bring frictionless return, non-fungible tokens (NFTs), decentralized exchanges (DEXs) and much more […]

MIR Token Announces the Launch of Its IEO

New York, NY, August 04, 2022 – (SEAPRWire) – MIR Token is proud to announce its upcoming Initial Exchange Offering (IEO) with This event will mark an important milestone in the development of MIR. The IEO will provide a much-needed opportunity to raise funds for this ecosystem’s continued growth and expansion. The Upcoming IEO Opportunity MIR Token […]

Burning Rock Announces 2022 Annual General Meeting to be Held on September 8, 2022

GUANGZHOU, China, Aug. 03, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via — Burning Rock Biotech Limited (NASDAQ: BNR, the “Company” or “Burning Rock”), a company focusing on the application of next generation sequencing (NGS) technology in the field of precision oncology, today announced that it will hold its annual general meeting (“AGM”) on September 8, 2022 at […]

Avi8ted Ventures Showcase Washington, D.C.’s Progress as a Global Emerging Tech Ecosystem for BIPOC and Women Founders

Washington, D.C., Jul 25, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – Avi8ted Ventures, a DC-based impact innovation ecosystem operating at the intersection of Real Estate, Tech, and Culture to host DC’s Futurist Startup Showcase, bringing investors and partners together with BIPOC and Women Founders. Avi8ted Ventures, Ying Skillsharing, and Jentry Search will showcase sustainable community […]

UTStarcom Regains NASDAQ Listing Compliance

HANGZHOU, China, July 15, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via — UTStarcom (“UT” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: UTSI), a global telecommunications infrastructure provider, today announced the Company received a formal notice from NASDAQ that it has regained compliance with Listing Rule 5450(a)(1) as a result of the closing bid price of the Company’s common stock has […]