(Aseanrecords.world) Prior to the official opening ceremony of the ITS World Congress in Singapore (October 21) urban air taxi pioneers Volocopter and Skyports unveiled their first prototype VoloPort – the infrastructure that it plans will turn its revolutionary transport solution into a viable public service for cities around the world.
Kaede Takenaka (Thailand) – The Southeast Asia’s youngest CEO in Blockchain steals the show at Techsauce Global Summit
(Aseanrecords.world) The ASEAN region’s youngest entrepreneurs, KIDLetCoin CEO and Co-Founder, 10 year old Kaede Takenaka, spoke about blockchain and cryptocurrencies at this year’s Techsauce Global Summit in Bangkok.
(Aseanrecords.world) Citibank's Asia Pacific Consumer Banking business has around 15.2 million credit cards, covering 12 markets in the region. Lazada has about 50 million active users in the Southeast Asia region.
MINT Toy Museum (Singapore) - The museum has the largest collection of Teddy Bears in Southeast Asia
(Aseanrecords.world) Exhibits on display include Disneyana toys, Astro Boy, Batman, Bonzo the Dog, Dan Dare, Popeye the Sailor, Pre-war Japanese toys, including a 'Door of Hope' Chinese doll collection dating from the turn of the 20th Century, the largest collection of Teddy Bears in Southeast Asia as well as Chinese comics and comic covers dating from 1920s, and The Adventures of Tintin collectables.
(Aseanrecords.world) Thailand has about 753,671 acres dedicated to mango production. Thailand processes and exports this fruit, including in the following presentations: fresh, frozen, canned, and dried.
Asian Civilization Museum (Singapore) - The only museum in the region dedicated to exploring Asia's artistic heritage
(Aseanrecords.world) At the museum, the collections of other religious statues, calligraphy, coins, bronze sculptures, textile products, stage masks , gold and silver objects, etc. are displayed according to the theme in 10 galleries.
(Aseanrecords.world) The venues transform small and irregularly-shaped plots into practical football fields, which question the limits of urban environments in order to illustrate the belief that ‘space can change one’s life’.
(Aseanrecords.world) By the end of 2011, domestic parts suppliers accounted for the largest number with 1,700 companies compared to 16 foreign companies. As a result, the localization rate of the automobile industry has reached 70-80%. Since 2012, Thailand has become the largest car manufacturer in Southeast Asia.
Xuan Thuy National Park (Viet Nam) - The first mangrove forest in Southeast Asia is internationally recognized under the Ramsar Convention
(Aseanrecords.world) Xuan Thuy National Park covers an area of more than 7,100 ha in the south of the Red River. This is a typical conservation area of wetland ecosystems with many rare wildlife and migratory birds. In 1989, Xuan Thuy National Park was recognized as the 50th Ramsar site in the world and the first Ramsar site in Southeast Asia.
Singapore Art Museum (SAM) – The museum has amassed the world’s largest collection of modern and contemporary Southeast Asian art works
(Aseanrecords.world) SAM has amassed the world’s largest collection of modern and contemporary Southeast Asian art works with a growing component in international contemporary art, reflecting the activities in the region.