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The Japanese Culinary Academy Launches, 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, has partnered with Blue Magic, Inc., headquartered in Tokyo, Yukiko Akimoto, CEO, and online at, 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, and social media platforms.

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

PubMatic releases industry-first independent omni-channel wrapper solution

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Sept 10 (Bernama) -- Premium digital advertising technology company, PubMatic, today announced that it is expanding OpenWrap, a first Prebid-based enterprise wrapper solution, to support OTT and CTV inventory. Building upon OpenWrap’s success on desktop, mobile and in-app, publishers can now programmatically monetize inventory in all major addressable channels, while benefiting from the transparency and control offered by an independent, open-source solution.  

PubMatic has also announced that Frankly Media has adopted OpenWrap server-to-server support for its video and OTT inventory. Headquartered in New York and publicly traded on Canada’s TSX Venture Exchange, Frankly Media’s multi-platform technology powers and monetises 1,200+ media properties across the United States, reaching over 80 percent of US households with more than 100 million monthly unique users.

Teledyne Imaging´s newest cameras deliver true 16M resolution, global shutter and a compact C-mount lens

WATERLOO, Ontario, Sept 10 (Bernama) -- Teledyne Imaging, a Teledyne Technologies [NYE:TDY] company and global leader in machine vision technology, is pleased to introduce the newest models in its Genie™ Nano Camera Link
series – the CL M4160 and C4160.

Engineered around Teledyne DALSA’s proven camera platform, and featuring Teledyne e2v’s 16M Emerald image sensor, these new models deliver affordability, ease of use, and are designed for industrial imaging applications that require high-speed data transfer. Users with existing Camera Link systems will benefit from their compact body size, higher resolutions, greater image quality, faster frame rates, and overall lower deployment costs.