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LeddarTech Partners With Westfield At AutoSens Brussels On September 17-19, 2019

QUEBEC CITY, Sept 11 (Bernama) -- LeddarTech®, an industry leader in LiDAR technology who provides the most versatile and scalable auto and mobility LiDAR platform™, announces its participation at the AutoSens Brussels event from September 17-19 2019. LeddarTech will be co-exhibiting with Westfield Technology Group, a leading UK-based driverless shuttle provider, and will be showcasing LeddarTech’s latest 3D solid-state LiDAR solution for autonomous shuttles and other autonomous vehicles the Leddar Pixell.

LeddarTech® and Westfield exhibit in the world-renowned Brussels Autoworld Museum

“LeddarTech® is looking forward to this event in Brussels and the opportunity to officially launch our Leddar™ Pixell in Europe. This event will showcase our LiDAR mobility solutions which are built on the foundation of the patented Leddar™ technology that enables our automotive and mobility platform”, stated Adrian Pierce, Vice President of Global Business Development at LeddarTech. “This event is particularly special this year as our customer Westfield will be exhibiting with LeddarTech. This is an opportunity for visitors to view the Westfield POD with its integrated solid-state LiDAR technology.” Adrian Pierce concluded.

China's historical, cultural hub Hangzhou navigates development focus from West Lake to Qiantang River

HANGZHOU, China, Sept 11 (Bernama) -- As a historical and cultural city, the eastern Chinese city of Hangzhou has changed its development thinking by expanding to the east and embracing the Qiantang River, marking a development focus shifting from the West Lake.

Hangzhou's Jianggan District, the bridgehead of the city's eastward expansion, held the third Qiantang River International Cultural Festival lasting from July to November in a bid to embed cultural genes into the city's development strategy of embracing the Yangtze River. This year's Hangzhou Qiantang River International Cultural Festival went out of Hangzhou for the first time by holding the Qiantang River culture week in Beijing on July 28, marking an innovative attempt to promote the Qiantang River culture to the whole country and the rest of the world.

The Japanese Culinary Academy Launches japanese-cuisine.com, a Website with Killer Content and an E-Learning Program to Promote Japanese Cuisine Abroad

KYOTO, Japan, Sept 11 (Bernama) -- The Japanese Culinary Academy, located in Kyoto Prefecture, Yoshihiro Murata, Director, and online at https://culinary-academy.jp/english, has partnered with Blue Magic, Inc., headquartered in Tokyo, Yukiko Akimoto, CEO, and online at https://bluemagic.co.jp/, to develop jointly an e-learning program that teaches the culture and technique of authentic Japanese cuisine. Services began worldwide on July 12, 2019.

There is a boom right now for Japanese cuisine around the world, with a rapid increase in Japanese restaurants everywhere you go. At present there are more than 120,000 Japanese restaurants globally.

B&B Labs Debuts Anti-Acne Solutions to Tackle the 4 Stages of Acne

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Sept 11 (Bernama) -- On 1st September 2019, Award winning Asian cosmeceutical brand, B&B Labs launched its latest plant-based anti-acne product line by merging cutting edge pharma-derma science and Asia's treasure trove of plant and herbal extracts. Although acne is most commonly experienced by teenagers and younger adults, it can affect anyone at any age. About 5% of women and 1% of men over the age of 25 experience episodes of acne.

Most acne products in the market are a one size fits all formula which is not customized enough to provide targeted results. Acne is broken down into 4 main phases and B&B Labs' anti-acne products are prescribed according to this scientific categorization:

Fintech And Halal Industries Will Gather In Kuala Lumpur At 3 Day Islamic Digital Economy Experience

Istanbul based event organizer Elmangos presents another major event plotting the future of the Islamic economy through thought leadership and facilitating the exchange of ideas and collaboration among Islamic finance, fintech and now Halal industries.

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 11 (Bernama) -- Riding on the success of the popular Global Islamic Fintech Summit (GIFS) 2018 in Kuala Lumpur, the thriving city is again set to host the annual summit reinforcing KL’s position as a leading global Islamic economy hub. Taking place from the 1st to the 3rd of October this year, Elmangos is co-hosting the Islamic Digital Economy Experience (IDEX) and GIFS to highlight the huge demand for digital halal industry services globally and is expected to attract more than 900 delegates. The main theme of the event is innovation, entrepreneurship and economy.

GIFSxIDEX 2019 will continue to bring all the thought-provoking panels and new startup showcases, with the addition of new content. Day 1 will be exclusively for masterclasses, hosted by Malaysian Global Creativity Center (MaGIC), that will go into detail on fintech and other digital-related topics allowing participants to engage more deeply with the industry experts and gain greater insights. The second day of the summit will be held at the Berjaya Times Square Hotel, and will host IDEX, which focuses on the various sectors of the Halal industry, the importance of entrepreneurship in the digital age, how to thrive within the ecosystem, and a dedicated panel for female entrepreneurship. In addition, an exclusive Halal Food and Finance Roundtable will be conducted hosting key stakeholders. The final day of the event, held in the same venue is GIFS, which will focus primarily on the FinTech industry for Islamic economy and beyond.

Startek Named ‘Malaysia BPO Service Provider of the Year Award´ 2019 by Frost & Sullivan

GREENWOOD VILLAGE, CO, USA & KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Sept 11 (Bernama) -- Startek, Inc. (NYSE: SRT), a global provider of customer experience management solutions, was recently named the Frost & Sullivan Malaysia BPO Service Provider of the Year 2019.  This accreditation acknowledges Startek for its world-class operations and commitment to provide extraordinary customer experiences across Asia Pacific markets.

The recipients of the annual Frost & Sullivan Malaysia Excellence Awards were based on in-depth research conducted by Frost & Sullivan’s analysts. The nominated companies were evaluated on a variety of actual market performance indicators including revenue growth; market share and growth in market share; leadership in product innovation; marketing strategy and business development strategy. Startek has been the recipient of the Malaysia BPO Service Provider of the Year recognition for 4 years now.   

BERNAMA to attempt Malaysian Record for Longest Non-stop Multilingual Broadcast

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 10 (Bernama) -- The Malaysian National News Agency (BERNAMA) will attempt to create a Malaysian record in organising the “Longest Live Non-Stop Multilingual National Broadcast” on 16-17 September 2019, in conjunction with the Malaysia Day celebration.

The 24-hour event will be broadcast live on Bernama News Channel, Bernama Radio, Bernama.com and social media platforms.

The live broadcast will start from 7am on September 16 and is slated to end at 9:30am, September 17.