US sanctions target seven officials over HK

The United States imposed sanctions on Friday on seven officials over Beijing's crackdown on democracy in Hong Kong, Washington's latest effort to hold China accountable for what it calls an erosion of rule of law in the city. The sanctions target individuals from the Liaison Office, according to a list...

中国与Co2Bit合作以减少气候变化的影响

香港 - 中国投资协会、中国非洲投资合作有限公司,与Co2Bit签署了战略合作伙伴协议,共同支持Co2代币。这种基于区块链的安全数字资产是一种独特的可持续金融机制,支持在全球范围内减少和缓解气候变化的影响。  该协议的所有缔约方和其他几十个国家在合同上同意,Co2代币可供碳排放者使用,可以补充或代替信用额度,并可以通过银行、外汇兑换所和受监管的公共和私人实体在其国家的范围内合法地分发。 Co2代币是创新融资机制的一部分,正被用于资助环境项目,包括减少森林砍伐、提高农业效率和资助其他影响二氧化碳存量下降的创新。最重要的是,Co2Bit项目将帮助缓解气候变化带来的消极影响,包括居民迁移、食物和水短缺以及经济动荡。 Co2代币的长远目标,是通过资助可持续发展和缓解全球变暖影响的项目,保护地球及其居民。

The Executive Interview: Silicon Craft Technology PCL (SET:SICT)

BANGKOK, Jul 16, 2021 - (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) - Silicon Craft Technology PCL (SET:SICT) Co-Chief Executive Officer, Dr. Bodin Kasemset discusses the company's strategy and outlook in The Executive Interview (TEI) by ShareInvestor.com.TEI: Please share your background and your work experience in the semiconductor industry.I graduated my bachelor's degree...

Premier of South Australia Launches $1.5m Vaccine and Immunobiology State-of-the art Laboratory for APAC Clinical Trials

ADELAIDE, AUS, July 14, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - Agilex Biolabs, Australia's largest and most technologically advanced regulated bioanalytical laboratory for clinical trials today announced that the Premier of South Australia the Hon Steven Marshall MP has launched its new $1.5m vaccine and immuno-biology laboratory. The facility, the most sophisticated in APAC, will attract...

EST Global Inc. Sponsors CryptoNite

Washington, D.C., Jul 16, 2021 - (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) - Dr. Sindhu Bhaskar, the Chairman and Founder of EST Global Inc. has sponsored CryptoNite Evening Reception during Government Blockchain Week.CryptoNite, one of the 3 Evening Receptions during Government Blockchain Week, will take place on the rooftop of the International...

中國領先的獨立臨床特檢服務提供商康聖環球於香港聯合交易所主板成功上市

HONG KONG, Jul 16, 2021 - (亞太商訊 via SEAPRWire.com) - 中國領先的獨立臨床特檢服務提供商康聖環球基因技術有限公司 (「康聖環球」或「公司」,股份代號:9960.HK,今天於香港聯合交易所有限公司(「聯交所」)主板上市。鳴鑼開市康聖環球基因技術有限公司執行董事、主席、首席執行官兼首席醫務官黃士昂醫生致辭康聖環球本次全球發售226,405,000股股份,發行價格為每股9.78港元,全球發售所得款項淨額預計約為2053.6百萬港元(不含超額配售)。公司於香港公開發售反應熱烈,初步提呈的發售股份已獲大幅超額認購,相當於香港公開發售初步可供認購的22,640,500股香港發售股份約543.03倍;国际发售获得大幅超额认购,相当于根据国际发售初步可供认购发售股份总数约13.81倍。康聖環球基因技術有限公司執行董事、主席、首席執行官兼首席醫務官黃士昂醫生表示︰「今天,康聖環球在聯交所上市,踏上國際資本舞台,是公司的一個重要里程碑。我們在中國的獨立臨床特檢領域擁有獨特優勢,自2003年成立以來,我們戰略上一直專注於臨床特檢,康聖環球擁有先進的技術平台和全面的特檢組合,一體化全國銷售及物流網絡,以及具有強大的專有研發及業務開發能力推動持續增值創新。未來,我們將繼續鞏固在中國血液病學臨床特檢中的領先地位,同時複製我們在血液病學特檢中的成功經驗,加快其他專科領域的增長;我們還將進行跨行業價值鏈遷移,提升業務競爭力,並將檢測足跡拓展至世界,致力于为全球患者及医生提供广泛而优质的专科检测服务,进一步促进精准医疗的应用。」關於康聖環球基因技術有限公司康聖環球是中國領先的獨立臨床特檢服務提供商。在中國所有獨立特檢供應商中,康聖環球擁有最大的特檢組合,在服務清單上提供逾3,500種檢驗項目,包括逾2,300種血液學檢驗項目。超過1,100種檢驗項目完全由內部開發,及約2,400種檢驗項目由第三方開發或從第三方授權引入。康聖環球在血液學、遺傳病及罕見病、傳染病、腫瘤、神經學及婦科相關疾病等各個專科領域提供全標本種類的檢測服務。此新聞稿由博達浩華國際財經傳訊集團代表康聖環球基因技術有限公司發佈。如有垂詢,請聯絡︰博達浩華國際財經傳訊集團馮嘉莉小姐 +852 3150 6763 kelly.fung@pordahavas.com陸 淼小姐 +852 3150 6788 ivy.lu@pordahavas.com劉 媛小姐 +8621 3397 8842 louise.liu@pordahavas.com陳 蒙小姐 +8621 3397 8842 mona.chen@pordahavas.com Copyright 2021 亞太商訊. All rights reserved. (via SEAPRWire)

Woman gets life imprisonment for shooting relatives

A 47-year-old woman was on Thursday sentenced to life imprisonment after she was found guilty of killing two of her elderly relatives in a park over a family property dispute. A seven-member High Court jury, following a five-hour discussion, also convicted Ada Tsim of shooting two other relatives with the...

Future CEs should not amend bribery laws: Carrie Lam

Chief Executive Carrie Lam said on Thursday that Hong Kong’s bribery laws should never cover the city’s leader, adding that her successors shouldn’t amend the laws either as this would undermine the chief executive’s constitutional responsibility. Lam had promised during her election campaign in 2017 that she would amend sections...

As a victim, I back doxxing bill: Priscilla Leung

Pro-government lawmaker Priscilla Leung said on Thursday that she supports the authorities' move to introduce laws targeting doxxing and the sharing of other's information without consent. Lawmakers are expected to scrutinise the relevant bill next week. Leung, who is also a barrister, said she has been doxxed before and understands...

HK sees no new Covid cases, second time this month

Health authorities reported no new Covid-19 cases on Thursday, the second time this month that Hong Kong has seen no fresh infections. The Centre for Health Protection added that there are fewer than five preliminary positive cases for the day. However, health authorities said they will be banning Lufthansa German...

Students accuse Lingnan University of suppression

Lingnan University’s students’ union accused the institution of suppression on Thursday, after it announced it will no longer collect membership fees on behalf of the student body. The university said it came to the decision after receiving complaints from parents and students that bundling union fees together with tuition fees...

Hong Kong’s press freedom left in tatters: HKJA

The Hong Kong Journalists Association (HKJA) says the past year was the worst ever for press freedom in the territory, with Apple Daily forced to close and the industry facing "increasing threats" from the authorities. Releasing its annual report titled “Freedom in Tatters,” the association said press freedom has been...