John Lee stages rally ahead of CE election

Political and business elites on Friday gathered in Wan Chai to rally for the sole chief executive candidate John Lee ahead of Sunday's vote. Members of the Election Committee, Lee's campaign advisers as well as district representatives were invited to join the rally at the Convention and Exhibition Centre. Organisers...

Covid cases steady; CHP says no school outbreak

The number of new Covid-19 cases in Hong Kong remained steady on Friday, with health authorities reporting 324 infections, three more than the day before. Of the new cases, 144 were identified by PCR tests and 180 took self-tests. Albert Au from the Centre for Health Protection said 23 of...

Fans bid farewell to HK’s fly-headed trains

There was much fanfare along the East Rail Line on Friday as hundreds of people bade farewell to a model of train that has served Hong Kong for four decades but is now being replaced. The 12-carriage Mid-Life Refurbishment (MLR) trains, nicknamed "fly-headed trains", have been transporting passengers between Kowloon...

CE accepts proposed pay rises for political officials

Chief Executive Carrie Lam has accepted recommendations from an independent commission to increase the salaries of politically appointed officials by around 2.6 percent from July 1. The government introduced a pay freeze for principal officials, including secretaries, undersecretaries and political assistants, in 2020 and 2021 as it sought to deal...

Govt officer arrested over alleged prostitution gang

Police said on Friday that a government administrative officer was among five people arrested on suspicion of operating a prostitution syndicate. Officers said the 30-year-old man, surnamed Lam, is an assistant district officer in Sha Tin. Police superintendent Alan Chung said the civil servant is suspected to have made hotel...

Govt to review residential child care by September

Welfare minister Law Chi-kwong on Friday said the government expects to complete its review of residential child care services in September, following alleged abuse at a foster home in Prince Edward. The government said manpower arrangements, staff training and internal monitoring mechanisms will all be examined by a review committee...

‘Extra staff won’t shorten post office queues’

The head of a postal union said on Friday he doesn't believe deploying extra staff at post offices would be useful in tackling long queues of people registering their non-local Covid jab records, because counters are already in full operation. Cheuk Shun, who chairs the Union of Hong Kong Post...

Care homes unhappy with Covid warning letters

A care home trade representative said on Friday the industry feels hard done by after 129 facilities received warning letters from the government for failing to report daily Covid infections to the authorities. Under a new rule, all 1,100 elderly and disabled homes in Hong Kong are required to report...

Five Covid cases identified in lockdown

Officials said on Saturday that they've picked up five Covid infections from the overnight lockdown of Chui Kwai House at Kwai Chung Estate. 1,312 residents were tested. Authorities said 91 households did not answer the door, and they'll take follow up action accordingly.

Ingredion Incorporated 在 2022 年第一季度實現穩定增長

17% 的淨銷售額增長抵消了通貨膨脹率壓力,同比表現強勁 2022 年第一季度報告和調整後的每股收益* 分別為 1.92 美元和 1.95 美元,而 2021 年第一季度報告和調整後的每股收益分別為 (3.66) 美元和 1.85 美元。公司維持全年調整後的每股收益預期為 6.85 美元至 7.45 美元,反映較預期高的有效稅率帶來的影響 伊利諾伊州威斯特徹斯特郡, May 07, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via SEAPRWire.com) -- 全球領先的食品及飲品製造業成分解決方案供應商 Ingredion Incorporated (NYSE: INGR) 今天宣佈 2022 年第一季度的業績。該結果根據 2022 年及 2021 年美國公認會計原則 (「GAAP」) 報告,包括從公司提供的非公認會計原則 (non-GAAP) 財務指標中排除的項目。 Ingredion 主席兼行政總裁 Jim Zallie 表示:「Ingredion 克服了通貨膨脹,並於 2022 年強勢迎接新一年。由於需求高於預期以及強勁的價格組合,我們實現了 17% 的淨銷售額增長。在高通脹的環境下,我們實現了顯著的有利價格組合,遠遠抵消了上升的投入成本,並帶來...

NATO to increase presence in Baltic sea if Sweden applies

NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg holds a press conference along with the European Parliament president at the European Parliament in Brussels on April 28, 2022. (KENZO TRIBOUILLARD / AFP) STOCKHOLM - NATO will increase it's presence around Sweden's borders and in the Baltic sea while a potential application to join the...

簡單解決加密挖礦的方案就在這裡

DUAL PREMIUM High Hash Rate 芬蘭赫爾辛基, May 07, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via SEAPRWire.com) -- Dual Miners (www.dualminers.com/) 已突破 4500 萬美元訂單上的美元標記及預售。Dual Miners 新推出的挖礦機已經超越了我們目前在加密貨幣市場上的現役挖礦機。能夠實現這樣的創新的原因並不牽強;就是透過該項創新,他們讓挖礦變得獨特而簡單。而隨機附送的安裝手冊令其安裝變得更簡易。您不需成為技術老手就能了解其操作原理。 有賴於 ASIC 晶片技術的進步,Dual Miners Ltd 開發了 3 類解決方案,經過預先裝配且易於使用,以及承諾在短短一個月內獲得投資回報。公司總部位於英國,由加密貨幣挖礦行業中一班最有經驗的專家所領導。 根據公司聲明,公司目前的產品包括 DualPro、DualPro Max 及最新的 DualPremium,均是為支援在所選區塊鏈上進行有利可圖的操作而設計的。 Dual Miners 在倫敦成立,是一家晶片設計與製造公司,除了在英國的總部外,亦在芬蘭、韓國和澳洲設有辦事處。它擁有多個對各類主題均有深入了解的團隊,包括區塊鏈技術及技術設計等。 消費者可以從公司購買圖形處理器,而公司還提供加密錢包開發服務。公司在三個不同的陸洲上設有辦事處。Dual Miners 積累了大量的市場經驗,為其在區塊鏈業務中贏得了良好的聲譽。 因此,Dual Miners 將支付運輸成本及入口關稅,消費者只需花費低於設備成本的費用,就可以在無需額外支出的情況下獲得入門所需的條件。 關於 Dual Miners 成立於 2015 年,其意向是開發及營銷世界上第一款使用...