VIETNAM: Informa Exhibitions held a press conference at the Rex Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City today on the eve of the 2013 edition of Palme Vietnam. The third staging of the exhibition, workshops and demonstrations sees the showcase for professional audio, lighting, A/V, broadcast and entertainment technology return to the southern Vietnamese metropolis three years after its last foray here.
SINGAPORE: Singaporean-based distributor Consolidated Audio Networks (CAN) has opened up a new service centre dedicated to specialised repairs, customisation and the servicing of pro audio equipment and musical instruments.
MALAYSIA AND BRUNEI: Stagetec Asia reports that due to successful marketing strategies implemented through road shows, exhibitions and media training, the distributor has ‘contributed immensely’ towards the successful promotion of the Sonifex brand in Malaysia and Brunei.
CHINA: Working together with system integrator, Beijing Rangl Audio Co Ltd, TiMax distributor Sound Works & Supplies Ltd recently supplied a TiMax SoundHub solution for China’s Handen Culture and Arts Centre.
INDONESIA: The beach front overlooking the Indian Ocean in front of Bali’s famous Kuta Beach has witnessed large capital investments and resulting developments in recent years. A new addition to the Sahid Kuta Lifestyle Resort is Beach Walk, a newly opened three-storey retail and lifestyle complex located on the Jalan Pantai Kuta. Located on the strategic third floor terrace of Beach Walk, the hyphenated name of Velvet-Hypnotized suggests a split personality.
PHILIPPINES: Set to open soon, the new Promenade Cinemas 6, 7 and 8 at the Greenhills Promenade in San Juan City will be equipped with Dolby Atmos and a Harman audio system, including JBL ScreenArray loudspeakers and 8350 Cinema Surround loudspeakers, powered by Crown DriveCore Install (DCi) amplifiers. Greenhills Cinemas was given the right to debut Dolby Atmos in the Philippines by Dolby through its South East Asian distributor, the Goldenduck Group.
CHINA: Vue Audiotechnik has appointed Tom Lee Engineering as the company's new distributor for China, Hong Kong and Macau. Initial shipments of Vue Audiotechnik products are expected to arrive on the Chinese mainland throughout November.
MONGOLIA: The Mongolia Ministry of Culture, Sport and Tourism (MCST) is currently working in conjunction with systems integrator Cinema of Sound LLC and Kinoton Korea, Inc in a project that will bring a network of professional high-quality cinemas to Mongolia. JBL’s JRX125 dual-15-inch loudspeakers and Crown’s DSi 2000 amplifiers will be installed into each of the new cinemas.
AUSTRALIA: API has appointed Studio Connections as its Australian distributor for both API modules and 1608 console sales. Studio Connections has recently relocated to its new facility in the Melbourne suburb of Nunawading, offering a 1608 demonstration room.
WORLD: Lawo was awarded an Emmy Engineering Plaque at the recent 65th Primetime Emmy Engineering Awards in Los Angeles. The award honours achievements that exhibit a high level of engineering and are important to the progress of the industry.
ASIA: Crestron Asia Limited recently celebrated 18 years of ‘milestone achievements across the region’ since founding. In addition, the company has announced that two new offices in Singapore and Bangalore will open in November 2013 and January 2014, respectively.
WORLD: Bosch reports it has become the first supplier worldwide to offer voice alarm systems with integrated pro sound components that are compliant with the EN 54 standard. ‘Bosch is the first company worldwide to be offering a flexible and scalable, EN-certified system comprising pro sound and ELA components from a single source,’ commented Oliver Sahm, director application design with Bosch Communications Systems.
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