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See Manhattan Like A New Yorker

NEW YORK CITY, 19 December 2022 — NYC & Company, New York City’s official destination marketing organization and convention and visitors bureau for the five boroughs of New York City, invites locals and visitors alike to Manhattan Like a New Yorker as part of the organization’s Get Local NYC initiative.  No visit to New York City is complete …

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Digital Wallets And Online Payment Platforms Dominate YouGov’s Bank And Payment Brand Rankings 2022 In Malaysia

Malaysian digital wallet and online payment platform Touch ‘N Go eWallet has come up tops in YouGov’s Bank and Payment Brand Rankings 2022 (39.9 points), ahead of second-placed Maybank (38.7 points). The rankings are based on YouGov BrandIndex’s positive Consideration score, which measures the percentage of a brand’s customers who would consider it when next in the market to …

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NYC & Company Launches Next Phase Of “It’s Time For New York City” Global Tourism Recovery Campaign

NEW YORK CITY, 8 December 2022 — NYC & Company, the official destination marketing organization and convention and visitors bureau for the five boroughs of New York City, has launched the next phase of its largest-ever global tourism marketing and advertising campaign “It’s Time for New York City.” The new phase continues to feature the City’s beacon of welcome, …

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UN Calls On States To Address Trafficking And Smuggling In Light Of New Challenges In Asia-Pacific

Bangkok – In wake of the Bali Process celebrating its 20th anniversary, the International Organization for Migration (IOM), the UN’S Refugee Agency (UNHCR), and the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) have called on the States involved in the Bali Process to strengthen and enhance cooperation among members to effectively address the growing …

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Sunway Malls Drives Commitment To UNSDG Focusing On Six Sustainability Initiatives

KUALA LUMPUR, 13 September 2022 – Built on the foundation of sustainability and doing well by doing good, Sunway Group has ensured that its entire ecosystem, including Sunway Malls are key drivers of its mission to protect the earth and build a sustainable future. In conjunction with the Global Day of Action for the United …

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NYC & Company Appoints BRANDSTORY As New Agency In Southeast Asia

SINGAPORE, 12 September 2022 – NYC & Company, the official destination marketing organisation and convention and visitors bureau for the five boroughs of New York City, today announced the appointment of BRANDSTORY as its representative in Southeast Asia (SEA). Led by General Manager Reene Ho-Phang, the multi award-winning tourism marketing agency will be responsible for …

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Cuckoo Appreci8th Anniversary Concert With Brand Ambassadors, Lee Minho And Dato’ Sri Siti Nurhaliza

KUALA LUMPUR, 8 September 2022 – Malaysians are in for a real treat as Healthy Home Creator, CUCKOO International (MAL) Sdn Bhd (CUCKOO International) will be organising one of its biggest concerts, CUCKOO Appreci8th Anniversary Concert, hosting its brand ambassadors, Lee Minho and Dato’ Sri Siti Nurhaliza, at Axiata Arena, Bukit Jalil, on 1 October …

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IM Group Helps Makes Big Noise For World’s Smallest Bear

KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA, 30 August 2022 – Borneo Sun Bear Conservation Centre (BSBCC) Malaysia, has received a surprise gift of two Sun Bear sculptures, from IM GROUP and Lai Lai Art Gallery/Studio, to raise awareness of the endangered species in the runup to Malaysia’s 65th independence-year celebrations. The sculptures, originally part of the ‘Healthy Forest, Happy …

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UNHCR Raises Concerns Over Afghan Refugee Forced Returns From Tajikistan

UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, is raising grave concerns over the continued detention and deportations of Afghan refugees in Tajikistan, warning once again that forcing people fleeing persecution back to their country against their will is illegal and puts lives at risk. In a latest incident, some five Afghans, including a family comprising of three …

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Rakuten Advertising Launches ‘The Affiliate Funnel’ Featuring Real Publishers For Every Stage Of The Customer Journey

KUALA LUMPUR, 15 August 2022 – Rakuten Advertising recently launched an interactive timeline showcasing real examples of publishers across Asia-Pacific, ‘The Affiliate Funnel: From Prospects to Purchase.’ Traditionally, affiliate marketing has been used as a lower funnel channel with the purpose of driving sales. Now, it has progressed far beyond last click and plays an …

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ATLAS Vending Brings Back The Classic Morning with Automated Newsstand

KUALA LUMPUR, 3 August 2022 – ATLAS Vending, the largest F&B vending operator across Malaysia and Singapore is collaborating with Media Mulia, the publisher of Kosmo! and Utusan Malaysia in a pilot programme that will see physical newspapers sold through vending machines in strategic high footfall locations across the Klang Valley, such as the KL …

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Giftee Malaysia partners with premium ice cream chain Häagen-Dazs across Malaysia to provide EGift solutions

KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA, 17 June 2022 – Giftee Malaysia, a Malaysian subsidiary of Japan-based giftee, Inc., announced a partnership with Häagen-Dazs for all their stores in Malaysia today. Since its founding in 1960, Häagen-Dazs has grown to become an exclusive premium ice cream chain all around the world, with over 15 growing outlets in Malaysia …

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UNHCR: Global Displacement Hits Another Record, Capping Decade-Long Rising Trend

Despite some signs of progress, the speed and scale of forced displacement is outpacing solutions for refugees GENEVA, 16 June 2022 – The number of people forced to flee their homes has increased every year over the past decade and stands at the highest level since records began, a trend that can be only reversed …

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Vloggi Secures Ex-Atlassian As Strategic Investor

SYDNEY, 3 June 2022 – Video collaboration scale-up, Vloggi announced today it has secured a new strategic angel investor for its current funding round as it chalks up record revenue and customer growth in the three months to April. Sascha-Manuel Reuter, founder of file transcoding platform Doctape, has committed to a significant investment in the …

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Top Trending Google Searches In Malaysia For April 2022

Here are the top 10 trending searches in Malaysia for April, including searches for various football matches, latest tv shows and climate change. 1. Semakan Status KWSP / Semakan Pengeluaran KWSP* On April 1st, the Employees Provident Fund (EPF) announced that members can now submit applications to withdraw RM10,000 from their accounts, and check on …

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Sunway Pyramid Welcomes Shoppers To A New Dawn With A Vibrant ‘Riuh Ria Raya’

Kuala Lumpur, 12 April 2022 – This Raya, tradition and contemporary elements meet to bring to life a colourful and vibrant celebration at Sunway Pyramid to emulate the vibrant energy of the Raya season that Malaysians love. Themed ‘Riuh Ria Raya’, Sunway Pyramid has transformed its LG2 Orange Concourse into an eye-catching set-up reminiscent of …

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