China’s iQIYI Hires Netflix Executive Kuek Yu-Chuang For Asia Expansion Role

Chinese streaming giant iQIYI has hired Singaporean executive Kuek Yu-Chuang as VP of international business. He was previously MD for Asia Pacific at Netflix. Reporting to Yang Xianghua, iQIYI’s president of overseas business, Kuek will oversee strategic planning, market development … Read more…

Coronavirus lessons learned in Asia show US is at risk of a resurgence in cases as states reopen businesses

“This is a tough, tough virus,” said disease specialist Dr. Dale Fisher. “All it takes is one infected person and it spreads like wildfire.” Health and Science SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card … Read more…

China could have choked off the Mekong and aggravated a drought, threatening the lifeline of millions in Asia

The Mekong River is the lifeblood of Southeast Asian countries and supports the livelihood of nearly 200 million people there who depend largely on farming and fishing. International: Top News And Analysis SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your … Read more…

China could have choked off the Mekong and aggravated a drought, threatening the lifeline of millions in Asia

The Mekong River is the lifeblood of Southeast Asian countries and supports the livelihood of nearly 200 million people there who depend largely on farming and fishing. International: Top News And Analysis SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your … Read more…

Asia stocks slip as virus concerns weigh on sentiment; Australia’s jobs data comes in above expectations

Australia’s unemployment rate in March came in at 5.2% on a seasonally adjusted basis, according to data from the country’s bureau of statistics. That was better than expectations of a 5.5% unemployment rate for the month in a Reuters poll. … Read more…

The CDC and Homeland Security begin screening for Chinese Coronavirus at three major US airports as outbreak spreads in Asia

Travelers on direct and indirect flights from Wuhan, China to international airports in New York, San Francisco and Los Angeles will be screened for the Chinese Coronavirus starting Saturday. Asia News BEST DEAL UPDATE:

‘Billions’ star Asia Kate Dillon on using platform as first non-binary TV star

ABC News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release … Read more…

Affordable mobile internet is driving e-commerce and ride-hailing in Southeast Asia, report finds

The six Southeast Asian countries that the report focused on have about 350 million internet users today compared to only 260 million in 2015, Rajan Anandan, vice president for India and Southeast Asia at Google, told CNBC's "Squawk Box" on … Read more…