Wednesday, Sep 28, 2022

Asia Pacific


Asia-Pacific region may not remain world's largest air passenger market in 2022: Report

September 19, 2022 5:15 pm

As against 3.38 billion flyers travelled in the APAC (Asia-Pacific) region, accounting for 37 per cent of the global volume of 9.16 billion in 2019, the numbers of air passengers in the region slipped to more than half at 1.50 billion in 2021, with the region's share declining to 33 per cent, as per the report by Airports Council International-Asia Pacific (ACI-Asia-Pacific).

COVID-19 pandemic wipes out 81 million jobs in Asia-Pacific in 2020, ILO says

December 16, 2020 1:51 pm

With fewer paid hours of work available, median incomes are falling. Overall, labor incomes in the region fell by as much as 9.9% in the first three quarters of the year, equivalent to a 3.4% drop in gross domestic product, the ILO said.

India very influential, powerful force in Asia Pacific: US Defence Secretary Ashton Carter

April 09, 2016 1:03 pm

Carter remained tight-lipped on the decisions to be taken during his India trip that would take him to Goa and New Delhi.

India, US agree to a 'new vision' for Asia Pacific

January 25, 2015 10:21 pm

The two countries decided to promote accelerated infrastructure connectivity and economic development.

12 Indian firms in Forbes' 50 best companies in Asia-Pacific

September 02, 2014 11:08 am

Three oil and gas companies make it into the rank, up from only one firm from last year.

Payback joins hand with Formule1 Hotels

September 23, 2013 4:25 pm

The loyalty program widens its expanse by adding another new category of hospitality.

Samsung tops list of 25 major supply chain cos in Asia pacific

August 28, 2013 8:43 pm

Tata Motors has been placed at the fifth place in list.

City golfer in Indian junior camp for Asia Pacific junior C’ship

June 08, 2013 3:02 am

A slight lapse of concentration on the final day saw Kochar slipping to the second spot on the final day.

India,Australia to bolster defence ties,maritime security

June 05, 2013 12:50 pm

Joint statement came amidst flexing of muscles by China in the South China Sea and East China Sea.

Pentagon chief issues stern warning to China

June 01, 2013 3:57 pm

Hagel delivers rebuke in China's backyard,with members of Beijing's government in the audience.