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MAAP taps Kongsberg for maritime simulators

The Manila Times 05 Jul 2022
THE Maritime Academy of Asia and the Pacific (MAAP) and Kongsberg Digital have entered a simulation contract to deliver a range of maritime simulators to MAAP's new and extensive Innovation Lab.

US daydreaming of extending NATO into Asia-Pacific

China Daily 04 Jul 2022
US President Joe Biden seems to believe NATO has succeeded in "containing" Russia, and the formula could be transplanted to the Asia-Pacific region to check China's rise. But whether NATO has succeeded in containing Russia remains questionable, and it is even more doubtful whether the same model could be applied to the Asia-Pacific to contain China.

Google trains 8.4 mn MSMEs in Asia-Pacific, helps app makers in India

The Siasat Daily 27 Jun 2022
Google on Monday said it has trained 8.5 million micro, small and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) to date across the Asia-Pacific region through its ‘Grow with Google’ programmes and partnerships ... design,” said Scott Beaumont, President, Asia Pacific at Google.

Nuking a booming growth corridor

The Manila Times 25 Jun 2022
And where in this part of Asia are inequality and poverty deeply rooted and ... A topnotch maritime training center that feeds merchant marine officers to Norwegian and European fleets, the Maritime Academy of the Asia and the Pacific, known as Ma-Ap, is in Mariveles City.

How Sales Academy helped three women founders grow

Google Blog 23 Jun 2022
Most recently, we ran a Sales Academy tailored specifically to the needs of women founders in Asia Pacific, during what is a very exciting time to be building a startup in the region ... After the program’s conclusion late last month, we talked to three of the participants to hear how Sales Academy helped their business grow.

US sends special envoy to Pacific island nations with competition with China in mind

People Daily 15 Jun 2022
Zhong Feiteng, a research fellow on Asia-Pacific and global strategy from the Chinese Academy of Social Science, said that since Antony Blinken visited Fiji in February, the first visit made by a US Secretary of State to the region in 36 years, the US is trying to send a signal to the world that it won't "let the PICs lean toward China.".

Manipur eye surgeon honoured for global award

The Times of India 14 Jun 2022
Imphal ... Ronel, who specialised in vitreo-retina, was feted by AIOS for winning the Asia Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology (APAO) achievement award held in Hong Kong in September last year ... Looking for Something?. Start a Conversation. .

China stresses development, world peace

China Daily 13 Jun 2022
The Asia-Pacific region is the most dynamic ... Senior Colonel Zhao Xiaozhuo, a researcher at the People's Liberation Army Academy of Military Science, said that the US is attempting to maintain its hegemony in the Asia-Pacific region by creating a sense of insecurity in the region.

Malaysia to host Academy for Women Entrepreneurs East Asia & Pacific inaugural summit next year

Malaysian National News Agency 10 Jun 2022
Malaysia to host Academy for Women Entrepreneurs East Asia & Pacific inaugural summit next year ... KUALA LUMPUR, June 9 (Bernama) -- Malaysia will be hosting the Academy for Women Entrepreneurs (AWE) East Asia and Pacific inaugural summit, gathering all successful women entrepreneurs from 10 countries in the region, in March next year.

Asian moment at forums eyes unity, growth

China Daily 07 Jun 2022
Thornton, former US State Department acting assistant secretary for East Asian and Pacific Affairs and now a senior fellow at the Yale Law School Paul Tsai China Center, warned last month about "creeping protectionism, cascading sanction regimes and popular demonstrations of political solidarity such as boycotts in the Asia-Pacific region".

Geology-challenged pols: Curb your BNPP enthusiasm

The Manila Times 07 Jun 2022
Until of course the veneer of credibility is punctured by expert scrutiny and science ... Without even mentioning the word Westinghouse ... The nationally recognized maritime training school, the Maritime Academy of the Asia and the Pacific, which is a feeder school for merchant marine personnel of the modern ships based in Europe, is based in Mariveles.

Provocations by US, NZ should stop, Beijing says

China Daily 02 Jun 2022
"They are looking forward to the prospect of the China-Pacific Island countries cooperation," Zhao said ... Lyu Xiang, a researcher on US studies with the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, said. "Actually, the Asia-Pacific region has been the most stable region in the world since the Cold War and China has played a major role in this regard.

Samantha Betia named PH rep at Cannes Creative Academy

The Manila Times 27 May 2022
PUBLIC relations and sustainability practitioner Samantha "Samie" Betia joins the prestigious Cannes Lions Creative Academy at the International Festival of Creativity in Cannes, France this June 2022 ... Graduating with honors from the University of Asia and the Pacific, Betia holds a degree in Business Management.

US eyes ‘luring’ ASEAN to ‘decouple from China’ with its Indo-Pacific economic framework

People Daily 13 May 2022
He said the bloc will seek to enhance cooperation with "Asia-Pacific partners." ... In response to the IPEF, Zhao Lijian said any Asia-Pacific regional cooperation framework should follow the trend of peaceful development of the times, enhance cooperation, peace and stability among ...

Marine engineer brings education 4.0 to Filipino youth

The Manila Times 03 May 2022
EIGHT o'clock on a Monday evening and Sergio "Serge" Ramos 3rd still has a long night ahead of him ... As the conference came to a close, Ramos sat down to share his advocacies with The Manila Times, unwittingly revealing who he is as a person ... His journey brought him to the Maritime Academy of Asia and the Pacific (MAAP) in Mariveles, Bataan ... ....

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