Purin Pictures Unveils Grants, Warns of Coronavirus Disruption to Asia Film Production

Two feature film projects and three documentaries are to receive grant funding from the Bangkok-based Purin Pictures fund. Unusually, the fund made no post-production disbursements. Receiving $ 15,000 each, the three features are: Indonesian director Mouly Surya’s “This City Is … Read more…

Purin Pictures Unveils Grants, Warns of Coronavirus Disruption to Asia Film Production

Two feature film projects and three documentaries are to receive grant funding from the Bangkok-based Purin Pictures fund. Unusually, the fund made no post-production disbursements. Receiving $ 15,000 each, the three features are: Indonesian director Mouly Surya’s “This City Is … Read more…

Domestic travel in the US, Australia and Southeast Asia could resume by June, says Flight Centre CEO

Domestic travel within North America, Australia and Southeast Asia could be on course to return to normal by June if current efforts aimed at curbing the coronavirus outbreak are successful, according to the CEO of Australia’s largest travel agency. Travel … Read more…

Coronavirus live news: global infections near 200,000 as WHO urges aggressive action in south-east Asia

EU implements strictest travel ban in history; outbreak reaches every US state; Australian PM declares ‘human biosecurity emergency’. Follow the latest updates. Coronavirus latest: at a glance Japanese flu drug ‘clearly effective’ in treating coronavirus, says China Markets slide despite … Read more…

‘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…