No Covid-19 cases found after overnight lockdown

Authorities said on Friday that no Covid-19 cases had been found after an overnight lockdown of a Tuen Mun residential building after a resident tested preliminary positive for a mutant strain of the coronavirus. More than 1,200 residents were tested at On Hei House in Siu Hei Court, and the...

【權益變動】新希望服務 (03658.HK) 董事及其高級管理層連日增持76.6萬股,涉近179萬港元

HONG KONG, Dec 23, 2021 - (亞太商訊 via SEAPRWire.com) - 港交所公告顯示,新希望服務 (03658.HK)獲董事及高級管理層通過新遠發展有限公司(下稱「新遠」)以自有資金於本月20至23日連續四個交易日以每股平均價2.33港元,增持合共76.6萬股,涉資合計178.815萬港元。增持後,新遠的最新持股數目為3796.6萬股,佔於公司已發行股份總數約4.66%。在今年5月份上市的新希望服務,是中國知名的綜合物業管理及民生服務運營商。據中期業績顯示,新希望服務透過深耕成渝城市群和華東都市圈,獲得在管項目的高速增長,其中華東地區在今年上半年的在管面積同比增長接近八成。另外,新希望服務積極開拓第三方物業開發商業務,在2021年上半年,其獨立第三方項目已經實現17%的佔比,增長顯著。同時,新希望服務獨特的民生服務生態體系也已逐步成型,這是公司在盈利能力、運營效率、收入增速、單位面積創收能力等多個方面呈現出向上加速發展態勢的背後邏輯。此外,基於世界五百強企業新希望集團豐富的民生產業佈局,新希望服務收穫持續高品質增長,在「2021年中國物業企業綜合實力」排名中位列34名。此次連續增持公司股份,充分彰顯出董事和高管團隊對公司未來業績的充足信心及長期穩健發展的高度看好,增持事項所涉及的股份用作其中長期投資用途。 Copyright 2021 亞太商訊. All rights reserved. (via SEAPRWire)

憑藉成功的推廣計劃及健康的信貸組合 AEON信貸財務2021/22財年首九個月的溢利增加5.6%至243,300,000港元

HONG KONG, Dec 23, 2021 - (亞太商訊 via SEAPRWire.com) - AEON信貸財務(亞洲)有限公司(「AEON信貸財務」或「集團」;聯交所股票代號:00900)今日公佈其截至2021年11月30日止九個月之未經審核業績(「2021/22財年九個月」)。儘管疫情導致空前的逆境,但由於集團推出各種推廣計劃以吸納正在復甦的信用卡消費, 2021/22財年九個月的銷售額較去年同期增加21.0%。然而,信用卡銷售額的增加仍未能推動循環信用卡賬款及應收私人貸款賬款回復至疫情前水平。因此,收入較去年同期下跌8.3%至770,300,000港元。儘管如此,透過持續致力完善信貸評估流程,集團已建立健康的信貸組合。隨著經濟形勢及失業率持續好轉,加上集團減少逾期客戶貸款及應收款項的債務管理措施見效,減值虧損及減值準備較去年同期大幅下降63.4%至65,000,000港元。因此,集團的除稅後溢利上升5.6%至243,300,000港元。每股盈利由55.01港仙增加至58.09港仙。面對疫情帶來的持續挑戰,加上為在消費者消費行為的迅速轉變下保持競爭力,集團推出多項推廣計劃,以把握信用卡消費復甦帶來的機遇。隨著海洋公園推廣活動取得空前成功後,集團於截至2021年11月30日止三個月(「第三季度」)推出另一項推廣活動,為本地餐飲及網上簽賬提供十倍積分獎賞。此外,集團推出特定的稅務貸款回贈計劃,以擴大私人貸款客戶群。於第三季度,集團向永旺(香港)百貨有限公司(「永旺百貨」)推出收單服務,包括處理非AEON信用卡於永旺百貨的簽賬。集團亦提升了「AEON 香港」手機應用程式的功能,現已包括直接付款授權及允許更改信用卡私人密碼。集團將繼續於該手機應用程式中拓展其他新功能,以提升客戶體驗,並開發新信用卡及貸款系統。展望未來,預期香港失業率將維持穩定,為集團於第四季度繼續拓展業務提供潛在機會。為使客戶層更多元化,集團將於第四季度繼續投資於推出新產品及開設新分行。集團亦將在第四季度繼續推出新的推廣計劃,例如「月簽愈賺多重賞」,吸納市場中正在提升的消費信貸需求以增加應收賬款餘額。中國內地業務方面,對位於深圳的小額貸款附屬公司,集團將集中發展新產品及服務,並轉變其結構,以把握大灣區未來的商機。AEON信貸財務董事總經理深山友晴先生表示:「我們對廣受歡迎的推廣計劃感到鼓舞,使我們能夠更好地了解客戶的需求和行為。憑藉更清晰的洞察力、健康的信貸組合及穩健的業務計劃,我們已準備就緒把握正在復甦的消費信貸需求,並為股東帶來長期價值。」關於AEON信貸財務(亞洲)有限公司(股份代號:00900)AEON信貸財務(亞洲)有限公司為AEON Financial Service Co., Ltd.之附屬公司(東京證券交易所編號:8570)及AEON集團旗下公司,成立於1987年,並於1995年在香港聯合交易所有限公司主板上市。集團主要從事消費融資業務,包括於香港簽發信用卡及提供私人貸款融資、信用卡付款處理服務、保險代理及顧問業務,以及於中國內地從事小額融資業務。詳情請瀏覽公司網址:www.aeon.com.hk。 Copyright 2021 亞太商訊. All rights reserved. (via SEAPRWire)

科軒動力計劃於納斯達克上市及擴大電動車輛市場據點

HONG KONG, Dec 23, 2021 - (亞太商訊 via SEAPRWire.com) - 新能源汽車及技術綜合解決方案供應商科軒動力(控股)有限公司 (「公司」;股份代號: 476,連同其附屬公司,統稱「科軒動力」或「集團」 )向美國證券交易委員會提交F-1表格註冊登記聲明草案以就建議在美國發售美國預託股份進行機密審查後,繼續推進其國際發展策略。科軒動力行政總裁 Miguel Valldecabres Polop先生表示:「我們對納斯達克上市建議感到高興,標誌著我們的全球業務擴展再邁進一步,有助鞏固我們在全球電動車輛市場的穩固地位。」科軒動力位於中國重慶佔地70,000平方米的生產基地科軒動力行政總裁 Miguel Valldecabres Polop先生表示:「我們對納斯達克上市建議感到高興,標誌著我們的全球業務擴展再邁進一步,有助鞏固我們在全球電動車輛市場的穩固地位。集團不僅擁有由專家組成的國際管理團隊和強大的國際投資者基礎,於全球市場的覆蓋亦日益擴大。我們認為,建議上市乃推動公司股東更多參與市場及流動資金、擴大美國散戶及機構投資者基礎以及在短期及長期提高股東價值的可貴機會 。」科軒動力擁有完善的全球分銷網絡,獲得亞洲、歐洲和美洲市場的訂單,最近更進軍持續增長的北美市場,為電動巴士、客車、卡車和貨車製造商提供創新的解決方案。該B2B解決方案提供集團的專利電子平台底盤,專為滿足電動車輛和氫動力車輛的迅速發展而設計,為包含動力傳動系統、電池或氫燃料電池以及車輛控制單元的完整動力底盤。「我們的一站式解決方案能為新車輛設計和新能源汽車專項工廠減省所需的開發成本和監管審批,對新興市場運營的小巴和貨車製造商尤為有利。我們相信,憑藉低成本和快上市的模式,科軒動力能成為此高增長市場的全球領導者」Valldecabres Polop 先生補充。集團早前根據與 GET Worldwide 的長期供應協議,完成500輛運往菲律賓COMET電動小巴的部分訂單。科軒動力的12米電動巴士最近通過了兩項關鍵認證,為進入歐洲市場鋪平了道路,首批己運抵德國慕尼黑,以供潛在歐洲客戶作展銷之用。集團還在全球範圍內建立了一系列合作夥伴關係和製造協議,包括對德國 Quantron AG的重大投資。集團的管理團隊在中國及海外的企業管理及投資方面積累了多年經驗和實力。此外,集團亦擁有一支由汽車營銷、投資和融資專家組成的國際顧問團隊,以支持其在全球市場推行增長策略。近期發展方面,哥倫比亞企業家Frank Kanayet Yepes先生繼本年較早時間於集團作出首次投資後再增持公司股份至3%。其他著名的投資者包括馬來西亞企業家Johann Young拿督斯里及Aboitiz Equity Ventures行政總裁Endika Aboitiz先生。建議發售的條款,包括發售規模及價格範圍尚未落實。建議在納斯達克上市的時間亦受制於市場、其他條件以及美國證券交易委員會的審查程序。公司將維持股份於香港聯交所的上市地位。關於科軒動力(控股)有限公司(股份代號:476)科軒動力為新能源商用車的先行者和實踐者、專用車和新能源客車整車生產商,在新能源平台化電系統及關鍵零部件方面有著堅實的技術基礎,是出行與物流綜合解決方案的供應商。集團在重慶擁有生產基地,並著力開拓中國、香港、亞太地區及南美等地的銷售網絡。新聞垂詢縱橫財經公關顧問有限公司梁家儀 +852 2114 4172 phoebe.leung@sprg.com.hk李溢晴 +852 2114 4313 brigid.lee@sprg.com.hk網址:www.sprg.com.hk Copyright 2021 亞太商訊. All rights reserved. (via SEAPRWire)

AEON Credit Announces Net Profit For the First Nine Months of FY2021/22 Up by 5.6% to HK$243.3 Million Through Successful Promotion Programs and Healthy Credit Portfolio

HONG KONG, Dec 23, 2021 - (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) - AEON Credit Service (Asia) Company Limited ("AEON Credit" or the "Group"; HKEX: 00900) announced today its unaudited results for the nine months ended 30 November 2021 ("nine months of FY2021/22"). Despite the unprecedented headwinds from the pandemic, the launch...

‘I Want You’ Project Is Launching

New York, NY / December 23, 2021 /SEAPRWire / – I Want You (IWY) NFT, an emerging secret society within the metaverse, has announced the launch of its platform. A collection of 7,777 unique NFTs spotlighting characters created from over 150 traits, they are all custom-made and registered on the Ethereum blockchain....

DigitalX Appoints New Chief Executive Officer

PERTH, AU, Dec 23, 2021 - (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) - DigitalX Limited (ASX:DCC)(OTCQB:DGGXF) ('DigitalX' or 'the Company') is pleased to announce that after an extensive executive search process it has appointed highly experienced finance industry executive Lisa Wade as Chief Executive Officer.HIGHLIGHTS- Lisa Wade, former Head of Digital Innovation...

Inmarsat’s First I-6 Satellite – Core Component of ORCHESTRA Network – Successfully Delivered to Target Orbit by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries’ H-IIA Launch Vehicle

TOKYO, Dec 23, 2021 - (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) - Inmarsat, the world leader in global, mobile satellite communications, and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd (MHI), one of the world's leading launch services providers, announce the successful launch of Inmarsat's first satellite in the Inmarsat-6 series (I-6 F1) by MHI's H-IIA...

MHI Thermal Systems Receives “The Energy Conservation Center, Japan Chairman’s Award” at the 2021 Energy Conservation Grand Prize

TOKYO, Dec 23, 2021 - (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) - Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Thermal Systems, Ltd. (MHI Thermal Systems), a part of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group, has won the Energy Conservation Center, Japan Chairman's Award in "Best Practice Category" at the 2021 Energy Conservation Grand Prize sponsored by the...

Hong Kong’s rule of law is sound: Teresa Cheng

Justice Secretary Teresa Cheng said on Wednesday that Hong Kong's rule of law “has never been shaken” and many accusations made regarding the national security law are groundless. Speaking on an RTHK programme, Cheng said the government has always acted in accordance with the law, and the city is undergoing...

HK’s new electoral system is a good one: Xi Jinping

President Xi Jinping on Wednesday praised Chief Executive Carrie Lam for helping to push forward Hong Kong's democratic development in accordance to the SAR's actual situation. During the CE's annual duty visit to Beijing, President Xi noted the Election Committee and Legislative Council polls were successfully held in Hong Kong...

Beijing backs democracy, hails new Legco in HK

The commissioner of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Hong Kong, Liu Guangyuan, has told foreign dignitaries and chambers of commerce that Beijing has unwavering support for Hong Kong's democratic development, and will continue to protect the interests of foreign investors here. Liu was speaking to around 120 representatives at...

Immigration Department rolls out e-visa

Foreign domestic helpers and non-local graduates are among those who will be able to submit their visa applications online starting next Tuesday, as the Immigration Department rolls out a new electronic payment system. Under the new system, applicants will be able to apply for e-visas via the Immigration Department’s website...

Five cleared of rioting, remanded for mask ban breach

The District Court on Wednesday acquitted five people accused of rioting a day after the enactment of the government's anti-mask law two years ago, although they were convicted of breaching the face covering ban. Lam Hin-shing, Angie Lee, So Nga-yin, Henry Tse and Chan Lok-sun were arrested in Wan Chai...

Two workers dead after collapsing in manhole

Authorities on Wednesday were investigating the death of two construction workers who were believed to have been overcome by noxious gases in a manhole in Chek Lap Kok. Police said they received a report around 9am that the pair passed out while working in a four-metre-deep sewer manhole on Chun...

CE praised by Premier Li Keqiang during duty visit

Premier Li Keqiang on Wednesday said the central government is fully affirmative of the work of Chief Executive Carrie Lam and her government over the past year, praising their effective governance and ability to revive the economy. Li was speaking to the CE at Zhongnanhai during her annual duty visit...