Other Asia


South Korea’s CJ Cheiljedang to buy US firm Schwan’s for $1.

November 15, 2018 South Korean food manufacturer CJ Cheiljedang has said it will buy US frozen food firm Schwan’s for around $1.84 billion as it continues to expand overseas.   CJ Cheilj...


Pakistan Seizes Large Illegal R-22 Shipment

By Alec Johnson Nov 07, 2018 It’s a matter of human nature. If something is banned or outlawed there will be an illegal trade or black market set up. It’s the way of the world. Unfortuna...


Thermodynamic Performance and Economic Feasibility of Booste

Chulwoo Roh, Korea Institute of Energy Research (KIER), South Korea 7th November 2018 The transition to renewable energy sources presents a challenge for many district heating networks. Traditionall...


Johnson Controls-Hitachi Air Conditioning Supports Women’s E

On September 25, 2018, Johnson Controls-Hitachi Air Conditioning and Asian University for Women (AUW) announced that Johnson Controls-Hitachi Air Conditioning has donated US$ 50,000 to support full scholarships for students of Asian University for Women in Chittagong, Bangladesh.   The Johnson Controls-Hitachi Air Conditioning Scholarship will be granted to highly-motivated young Asian wome...


Samsung Electronics Announces Third Quarter 2018 Results

October 31, 2018 · Reports operating profit of KRW 17.57 trillion on sales of KRW 65.46 trillion · 3Q consolidated net profit at KRW 13.15 trillion   Samsung Electronics reporte...


SCI Reaches 50 Million Compressor Sales

Back in 1990, Siam Compressor (SCI) developed the first rotary compressor in its history. Gradual development with recent innovations and modern technology has always been SCI’s commitment to pr...


Carrier Celebrates New Local Entity in Sri Lanka

Carrier announced that the grand opening of its new office and newly expanded product offering in Sri Lanka. Leveraging global expertise and an extensive portfolio, this newly formed entity will increase the accessibility of Carrier staff and services and the availability of their end-to-end air conditioning solutions, enabling shorter lead times and better customer service. Carrier Aircon Lanka i...


MSC Enhancing Perishable Commodity Shipping with Record Orde

SINGAPORE - Oct. 23, 2018 Containers leased through SeaCube and equipped with Carrier Transicold PrimeLINE® refrigeration units   MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company, a global leader in tra...


Clivet to Present at the 8th PHILMACH Exhibition

2018-10-22 The 8th Philippine Machinery Exhibition (PHILMACH Exhibition), which is the Philippines' biggest industrial equipment and components exhibition, was held from October 18 to 20 at SMX C...


New UN Climate Report Raises Urgent Alarm for Industry

With hurricane season back in full, firms that care about sustainability received another swift kick this week to act with more haste. Hundreds of climate scientists now say that 2030 looms as the cri...


Facebook, Nortek Team to Cool Firms' First Asian Data Center

 Engineers from both Facebook and Nortek Air Solutions have worked together to develop StatePoint™ Liquid Cooling Technology, which will be used in a new state-of-the-art data center in Sin...