HK finds eight more Omicron cases

Hong Kong confirmed eight more Omicron coronavirus cases on Tuesday, as the government steps up infection control measures at quarantine hotels to prevent the variant from entering the community. The cases were reported on Sunday and Monday, and latest genome sequencing indicated they were infected with the variant. The Centre...

Element.Black與世界百大DJ Snake建立合作關係,強強打造Pixel-Infinity成為世界首個極具號召力的Co-Creation(聯合創作)NFT Social-Fi平台

HONG KONG, Dec 21, 2021 - (亞太商訊 via SEAPRWire.com) - 元宇宙基礎設施開發公司Element.Black欣然宣佈與世界百大DJ、法國頂尖音樂製作人DJ Snake建立合作伙伴關係,和粉絲們進行互動,聯合創作NFT藝術,開拓全球更強大的粉絲經濟。Element.Black將區塊鏈遊戲Pixel-Infinity打造成為世界首個極具號召力的聯合創作NFT Social-Fi平台。2013年,法國DJ及音樂製作人DJ Snake與美國音樂人 Lil Jon 合作發行單曲《Turn Down for What》,技驚四座,旋即獲得國際重大關注。翌年,《Turn Down for What》成為DJ Snake生涯的第一首白金歌曲。今年,DJ Snake獲英國電子音樂及DJ雜誌《DJ Magazine》的「2021年世界百大DJ排行榜」排名第33位。他曾與Lady Gaga、Diplo、Justin Bieber等多名世界知名音樂人合作。今年10月,DJ Snake與美國饒舌歌手 Megan Thee Stallion、波多黎各歌手 Ozuna、以及韓國女團BLACKPINK成員LISA合作推出單曲《SG》。Element.Black 是一家元宇宙基礎設施開發公司,專注於通過 Social-Fi和 NFT 商品製造爲元宇宙提供設計素材和道具市場。憑藉一支有豐富經驗及對藝術有熱誠的創始團隊,Element.Black已與多名國際知名藝術家建立合作關係,包括荷李活電影《E.T. 外星人》海報藝術家John Alvin、動畫藝術家Andrea Alvin及德國藝術家Mikail Akar。日前, Element.Black與SHOUT Art Hub & Gallery合作舉辦了基於Pixel-Infinity 的 ELT NFT藝術展覽會。Pixel-Infinity 將成為世界首個極具號召力的聯合創作NFT...

HKEX in 2021: Year in Review

Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (HKEX) has had a very busy 2021, reporting record nine-month results and trading volumes and further elevating its competitiveness and attractiveness as the region’s premier international financial market. Whilst the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic continued to impact global economies, Hong Kong’s financial markets have remained...

朝聚眼科首次被納入富時全球中國指數 獲國際資本市場認可

HONG KONG, Dec 21, 2021 - (亞太商訊 via SEAPRWire.com) - 近日,富時羅素指數公司宣佈,朝聚眼科(02219.HK)被新納入富時全球股票指數系列-中國指數,包括富時完整全市場指數以及富時微型盤指數,自2021年12月20日收市後正式生效。據悉,富時羅素(FTSE Russell)是全球指數領導者,為全球投資者提供創新的基準指數、分析和資料解決方案。其中,富時羅素全球股票指數(GEIS)是其旗艦指數體系,該系列覆蓋了全球 49個發達和新興市場中超過1.6萬種各類規模的股票,同時針對特定市場和細分市場提供模組化指數。朝聚眼科是中國華北地區領先,全國知名的眼科醫療服務集團。根據Frost&Sullivan資料統計顯示,在民營眼科醫院中,按照2020年的收益總數計算,公司在內蒙古排名第一,在中國華北地區排名第二以及在中國排名第五。朝聚眼科已於今年7月7日成功登陸港交所,是眼科賽道為數不多的上市公司之一。朝聚眼科年中發佈的2021年上半年業績顯示,公司實現收益5億元(人民幣),同比增加56.6%;純利7870萬元,同比增加104.9%。此次朝聚眼科被納入富時全球股票指數系列-中國指數,是對公司業績穩定增長的肯定,也有助於提升全球資本市場的知名度和關注度,獲得世界最負盛名且最受認可的全球股票指數之一的認可,也反映出朝聚眼科公司價值未來長期穩定增長的潛力。同時,有市場人士表示,納入指數意味著公司的業務模式和發展得到了國際資本市場的認可,有利於增加個股在全球投資者中的曝光,且每當被新納入指數,追蹤該指數的基金公司便會按新增公司在指數中的占比,在生效日的收市競價交易期間以大宗交易方式買入相應的股數,有望迎來資金的流入,促成投資者組成結構的多元化。華泰證券最新研報中給予朝聚眼科買入評級,目標價12.06HKD。12月20日收盤後,朝聚眼科被納入富時全球股票指數系列-中國指數正式生效,機構資金陸續流入,提振市場信心效果顯著,朝聚眼科股價12月21日開盤後持續走高。 Copyright 2021 亞太商訊. All rights reserved. (via SEAPRWire)

Constituency changes lost me my seat: Felix Chung

Felix Chung, who was defeated in the textiles and garment sector in Sunday's Legco polls, attributed his loss to the restructuring of his constituency under the electoral revamp. The Liberal Party leader had represented the sector since 2012. He was upset by Sunny Tan of the Federation of Industries by...

HK reports seven imported Covid cases

Health authorities on Monday reported seven new imported Covid-19 cases. Six of the infections involved mutant strains while the viral load of the remaining case was insufficient for mutation tests. The patients, aged between 18 and 78, arrived from the United States, United Kingdom, Poland and Germany. Authorities also ordered...

Voter turnout respectable, says Regina Ip

New People's Party chairwoman Regina Ip says she is pleased with her party's performance in Sunday Legco polls, which she found attracted a "respectable" turnout. Her party saw five out of six candidates securing a Legco seat. The incumbent legislator and executive councillor won in the directly elected Hong Kong...

New Legco is representative despite low turnout: CE

Chief Executive Carrie Lam on Monday hailed the newly-elected Legislative Council, saying the poll winners are broadly representative of the people, while acknowledging that the turnout rate for the directly-elected geographical constituency seats was lower than in the past. In Sunday’s polls, 30.2 percent of registered voters cast their ballots,...

Beijing gave HK democracy after 1997: white paper

Within hours of the conclusion of the first Legislative Council elections following Beijing's overhaul of Hong Kong's political system, the State Council published a white paper titled "Hong Kong: Democratic Progress Under the Framework of One Country, Two Systems." The report said the Communist Party of China (CPC) "has championed...

Beijing wanted me or Allan Zeman to win: Mike Rowse

Former civil servant Mike Rowse says he thinks Beijing would have liked either him or businessman Allan Zeman to win seats in Legco to add some diversity, and he's surprised neither of them made it into the legislature after managing to enter the race. The two non-ethnic Chinese candidates were...

Society Pass (SoPa)(社會通行有限公司) 宣布納入 Russell 2000® 指數

SINGAPORE, Dec 21, 2021 - (亞太商訊 via SEAPRWire.com) - Society Pass 社會通行有限公司(納斯達克代碼:SOPA,以下簡稱“SoPa”或“公司”)是東南亞領先的數據驅動忠誠度平台,今天宣布該公司已被納入Russell 2000® 指數,自2021 年 12 月 20 日美國市場開盤,並根據Russell指數首次公開募股的初步名單。Society Pass創始人、董事長兼首席執行官 Dennis Nguyen 表示:“在我們成功 IPO 的勢頭的基礎上,將Society Pass納入這些備受推崇和廣泛使用的指數將提高我們股票在更廣泛的全球投資界的知名度並吸引新類別的投資者加入我們的登記冊。”Russell 2000 指數的會員資格在下一次重組之前一直有效,它基於大盤Russell 3000® 指數的會員資格。 Russell美國指數通常用作業績基準,或用作指數掛鉤產品的基礎,包括指數追踪基金、衍生品和交易所交易基金 (ETF)。富時Russell是全球指數領導者,為全球投資者提供創新的基準、分析和數據解決方案。 FTSE Russell 計算了數以千計的指數來衡量和衡量 70 多個國家/地區的市場和資產類別,覆蓋全球 98% 的可投資市場。根據 FTSE Russell 的說法,一套核心通用原則指導著 FTSE Russell 指數的設計和管理:領先市場參與者的獨立委員會制定了一種透明的基於規則的方法論。Society Pass最近還宣布,其計劃於 2021 年 12 月...