Tiger-Consulting Coordinates Affordable Health Insurance for Individuals and Employees Across Asia


(PRWEB) July 01, 2014

Tiger-Consulting, an American-owned and managed firm specializing in Asia HR, payroll, and business support services for American, Canadian, European, and Australian based enterprises, announced today the firm now coordinates premium local health insurance for individuals as well as employees in Asia.

For over 20 years, Tiger-Consulting has made life easier for businesses to set-up shop in Asia-Pacific. Now the firm offers group health insurance for individuals and employees in Australia, China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Korea, Malaysia, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, and Vietnam.

For many clients, this will be the first time that they have the power to select their own health plan. Its their choice, not the employers or simply the only one affordable plan available. Clients have all the power towith our helpmake their own choice of whats best for them, their family, and budget, said Satterwhite.

With offices in 14 countries across Asia and banks headquartered in Singapore, Tiger-Consulting can access a range of plans spanning health, medical, and travel insurance for an individual, family or group. The team is well versed in advising clients on the range of health solutions available.

To get health coverage in Asia through us, you dont need to work for a company that we support, said CEO, Neil Satterwhite. To get group coverage pricing, well bring individuals under our umbrella. Whats more, our group plan is like a 401K that moves with you from country to country, job to job.

Tiger-Consulting finds local health insurance solutions with the highest service standards, compliant with local laws and regulations. Individuals as well as employees can choose from quality plans through local providers based and licensed in their own country. Offshore insurers may offer the advantage of alternative solutions that may not be locally available but come from specialized providers.

For questions about Tiger-Consultings Insurance Services or the firms International HR, Payroll, PEO and/or Local Bill-Pay Services in Asia, contact SalesUS(at)tiger-consulting(dot)net. Custom quotes are free of charge.

About Tiger-Consulting

Tiger-Consulting is committed to making expansion and management of satellite operations easier for international businesses. The HR, Payroll, PEO, Bill-Pay, and Employment Outsource Firm supports operations for 200+ enterprise clients that have (or want to have) 1-100 employees in Asia-Pacific. Tiger-Consulting has offices and experienced teams on the ground in 14 countries: Australia, Cambodia, China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Korea, Malaysia, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, and Vietnam. Through strategic partners, the firm also supports clients in Europe, South America, and other key markets.







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Dan Zhu Named MonaVie President of Asia Pac


South Jordan, UT (PRWEB) July 01, 2014

Direct selling company MonaVie today announces Dan Zhu as MonaVie President of Asia Pac.

Previously, Dan had been serving as President of Greater China for MonaVie. His responsibilities are expanding to include the following markets: Australia, New Zealand, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand and Korea. Dan has a great love of and passion for direct selling and is excited to work with the quality distributor leaders and talented MonaVie staff in these regions.

Dan has 18 years of leadership experience in the direct selling industry and has successfully launched and developed markets throughout Asia at other successful direct selling companies.

He joined MonaVie in 2010 as Vice President of Greater China and immediately went to work on expanding the companys international presence. Under his leadership and expertise, Dan spearheaded the launches of MonaVie Hong Kong (February 2010) and MonaVie Taiwan (September 2010). Over the past four years, Dan has demonstrated a propensity for creating strategies and executing plans that deliver results.

A native of China, Dan came to the United States in the 1990s and went on to receive a Master of Science degree from Utah State University. Dan appreciates both Eastern and Western cultures and languages, which facilitates his ability to effectively communicate with and develop both distributor and employee leaders. In his position, Dan travels frequently and is grateful for the support of his wife and their two children.

I am grateful for this opportunity and very much appreciate the confidence and trust that the company has in me. This new corporate structure will speed up decision making, encourage resource sharing, and help provide better services to our distributors. With strong distributor leadership and an experienced staff, we will continue to make MonaVie the A More Meaningful Life company, and a true five star opportunity. Dan Zhu, MonaVie President of Asia Pac

About MonaVie

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Benefitting from Growth in Software for Home Media Gateways, Client-side TV Software Tops $800M in 2017

Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB) June 23, 2014

According to the latest SNL Kagan MRG report released today, today’s consumers don’t want their multichannel content confined to the living-room TV set. For operators, the focus is shifting from traditional set-top boxes (STBs) to home-media gateways which convert digital media streams between networks and the software that enables these devices.

While total client-side STBs will grow by about 5% through 2017, home media gateways (also known as IP gateways or home media servers) will more than double, providing significant opportunity for software vendors, explains Norm Bogen, research director at SNL Kagan MRG.

Client-side software vendors will see diminishing growth rates for total STBs, as this market is expected to peak in 2015 and remain fairly static in 2016 and 2017.

The significant growth in home media gateways (a subset of total STBs) will be driven by increased demand in North America and Western Europe, which will account for the vast majority of total shipments between 2013-2017. Asia-Pacific and Latin America will experience accelerated growth in the latter years of the forecast.”

This report provides in-depth analysis and global forecasts by region for client-side TV software solutions implemented on set-top boxes and home media gateways. Presented are details on 11 vendors, their products, markets, key customers, vendor partnerships, and their technologies competitive advantages and limitations, detailed with more than 150 features and use cases.

The in-depth coverage will benefit an operator looking to enhance its service platform, or a software vendor competing in a rapidly growing market. SNL Kagan MRGs expert perspective and exclusive data will enable either to take advantage of this significant opportunity.

About SNL Kagan

SNL Kagan, a division of SNL Financial LC, is a comprehensive resource for financial intelligence in the media and communications sector, including the broadcasting, cable, entertainment, motion picture, telecom, wireless, satellite, publishing, new media industries and media technologies. The SNL Kagan suite of products integrates breaking news, comprehensive data and expert analysis into an electronic database available online and updated around the clock. For more information, visit http://www.snlkagan.com.

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Advertising.My to launch Bulk SMS services in South East Asia market


Kuala Lumpur (PRWEB) January 31, 2014

Advertising.my is one of the pioneering agencies that have been involved in digital branding and marketing for many years with a strong focus in SMS marketing and the related services, strategies and methods.

Over the past few years, Advertising.my has been aggressively expanding the reach and offerings through the use of Malaysia bulk SMS for its clients and partners in Malaysia. Advertising.mys reputation and corporate image in the digital advertising segment is among the top in Malaysia where the agency offers above, below and through-the-line advertising services to many large corporations, public companies as well as in the small-and-medium industries. Apart from this, Advertising.my partners and collaborates with some of the top and leading online agencies in the implementation of campaigns, events and other activities.

As part of this expansion, brand owners and advertisers will now be able to enjoy wider reach of markets through the use of Bulk SMS service which will be covering countries in the South East Asia region.

This is made possible through the acquisition of a new and more powerful SMS gateway managed by Advertising.my that facilitates SMS marketing in various countries. Instead of being limited to Malaysian customers, brand owners can now send SMS to customers in countries like Indonesia, the Philippines, Thailand, Singapore and Vietnam as well as to Australia.

The launch will include a golf trip to Cameron Highlands, Malaysia. Principal partners and clients will be offered an all-expense trip to Melbourne at one of the top golf resorts there. The trip will convey how SMS marketing in the South East Asia will be effective, impactful and beneficial for their brands and products and how they can use this option in delivering more meaningful messages. Advertising.my will be top brands like Honda who will be sponsoring the transport vehicles during the trip.

Clients who use the new bulk SMS option will be provided with their own account in which they can customize and send the messages from their own platforms. Training on how to use the system will be conducted to ensure the smooth implementation of the system. From there, clients will be able to enjoy the convenience of sending the SMS as and when they are required with an automatic payment module as well.

Through the clients application, there are several functionalities which they will enjoy which includes real-time reporting and analysis. Where needed, reports can be generated very quickly and can be customized to be analyzed and studied in terms of effectiveness, success rates and other data.

The platform used to facilitate the sending of Bulk SMS is independent in terms of language and characters which means that clients can now design their messages in all types of ways that include bulk SMS in Chinese and Arabic characters. Where necessary or required, Advertising.my will assist the clients on creating the most appropriate content to be delivered to potential market segments in the other countries while consultation and advice on understanding the markets are offered as well. This will give the advertiser a better understanding and grasp of foreign market segments and how the consumers there will react to the SMS sent by the advertiser so that expenditure is justified.

As part of this new programme, Advertising.my will be offering a wide range of benefits and promotions for its clients. Apart from the training and hands-on practical sessions, an marketing ebook on making money with SMS will be given at no cost. This guide book provides very useful and relevant information and is an excellent resource for the clients to learn about how to use SMS effectively. It includes strategies of sending SMS to various market segments, timing and scheduling and tips on how to create an effective message, among others. Apart from that, there are frequently-asked questions, experts advice and case studies to be learnt as well.

To encourage more participation in the new SMS option, advertisers will enjoy added privileges like bulk discounts, first-time introductory package rates and referral incentives while there will be 100 units of LED T8 tubes to be given away. This is sponsored by Rishang LED Malaysia, a collaborative partner of Advertising.my.







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Global Digital English Language Learning Market Surges

Seattle, WA (PRWEB) August 18, 2014

The global market for digital English language learning products reached $ 1.8 billion in 2013. The worldwide five-year compound annual growth rate (CAGR) is 11.1% and revenues will surge to $ 3.1 billion by 2018, according to a new report by Ambient Insight called, “The 2013-2018 Worldwide Digital English Language Learning Market.”

This is the most comprehensive report on the digital English language learning market ever published and provides five-year forecasts for 98 countries in seven regions: 16 countries in Africa, 20 countries in Asia, 9 countries in Eastern Europe, 15 countries in Latin America, 12 countries in the Middle East, 2 countries in North America, and 24 countries in Western Europe. Revenues will more than double over the forecast period in 51 of the 98 countries analyzed in this report.

Download the free 41-page Executive Overview at:

http://www.ambientinsight.com/Reports/DigitalEnglish.aspx

“China overtook the US in 2013 to become the top buying country in the world,” comments Chief Research Officer, Sam S. Adkins. “The US will still be the second-largest buying country in 2018, but China will be spending more than twice as much as the US on digital English language learning products. We provide a detailed analysis by six buying segments for both China and the US in this report.”

According to Adkins, there are five major catalysts driving the global market. “There are large scale digitization efforts underway across the globe, and commercial instructional content is being ported to new digital formats,” said Adkins. “English-related education policies, consumer demand for mobile apps, the proliferation of Mobile Learning value added services (VAS), and the strong demand for specialized forms of English like business English are also contributing to the surge in revenues.”

“The top buying countries throughout the forecast period are China, the US, South Korea, Japan, and Brazil,” adds Adkins. “By 2018, Brazil will overtake Japan to become the fourth-largest buying country and the Russian Federation will overtake India to become the sixth-largest buying country. What is interesting about the top buying countries in 2018 is the emergence of Indonesia, Poland, and Malaysia. These countries now represent significant revenue opportunities for suppliers.”

Each regional section in this report includes a demand-side analysis by country and a supply-side analysis by five product types. More detailed analysis is provided for Brazil, Canada, China, Turkey, and the US.

Over 1,000 suppliers operating in specific countries in seven regions are identified in this report to help international suppliers identify local partners, distributors, and resellers.







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Welcome to Kinabalu View Lodge




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