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china mobile

Users in China to be allowed to switch telecom operators

Mobile phone users in China will be allowed to change telecom operators without needing to change their numbers. The spokesperson for the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, Zhang Feng announced that four provinces will implement...
twitter

Twitter to introduce mute button in upcoming weeks

As of May 12, 2014, the popular micro-blogging site Twitter started allowing users to mute posts from other users they are not interested in hearing from. The latest Mute feature from Twitter will reportedly be rolled out to all Twitter accounts...
xiaomi

Xiaomi to debut first tablet in China

The China-based smartphone manufacturer Xiaomi is all set to release its first tablet. The tech company is looking to increase its product lineup in the fast-growing and competitive market and will be attempting to challenge the two leaders,...
7 eleven

7-Eleven planning to open more stores in Malaysia

The latest reports state that 7-Eleven Malaysia Holdings Bhd is all set to invest 520 million ringgit in the upcoming three years. The store operator is planning to add more stores to its network, refurbish the current ones, as well as improve its...
honda

Honda to recall Brio, Amaze petrol non-ABS versions in India

The popular Japanese automaker Honda’s Indian arm has announced a voluntary recall of 31,226 units of its Brio hatchback, as well as Amaze compact sedan which comes without the ABS option. Honda will be recalling the two models after it...
vehicles

Officials in China punished for misuse of government vehicles

China’s top anti-graft agency stated on April 28, 2014 that 244 corrupt officials were punished last week. It has been reported that these officials were punished for the misuse of government vehicles, which was the primary violation out of...
peach

Japanese Peach Aviation cancels flights due to crew shortage

Peach Aviation – the Japan-based low-cost carrier – has been making changes to its summer 2014 flight schedule. The airline said that the changes in question have been made due to shortage of flight crew personnel. According to...
ikea

IKEA Japan to make big changes to job descriptions, contracts

Swedish furniture chain IKEA recently revealed that the company will be making significant changes to their job descriptions of Japanese employees. In addition to that, the company announced that it will eliminate fixed-term contracts for part-time...
visa

Philippines announces visa-free privilege for seven countries

There are some good news ahead for foreign tourists who are planning a holiday in the Philippines, as the Philippine Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) announced on April 15, 2014 that it has allowed visa-free privileges to seven countries....
myanmar

Myanmar opens 48 new hotels for increasing number of tourists

The Ministry of Hotels and Tourism in Myanmar said that there will be 48 brand new hotels which will offer a total of 37,024 rooms and they will be opened all over the country in the upcoming three months. In 2013, the country had 923 hotels...