Caspar Tsui completes quarantine at Penny’s Bay

Secretary for Home Affairs Caspar Tsui has left the Penny's Bay Quarantine Centre after completing his quarantine. He was sent to the facility after attending the birthday party of NPC deputy Witman Hung at a Spanish restaurant in Wan Chai on January 3. The appearance of more than a dozen...

Long queues form for Covid tests in Tuen Mun

Long queues formed outside some Covid testing centres in Tuen Mun on Wednesday morning, after health officials warned of silent transmission of the virus in the area. Some people outside the Siu Lun Community Hall told RTHK they arrived around an hour before the centre opened at 8am, but still...

Lawmaker urges action on long testing queues

DAB lawmaker, Holden Chow, on Thursday called on the government to improve testing arrangements in Tuen Mun, after some residents complained that they had to queue for hours despite the government opening up 10 testing sites. Authorities fear silent transmission of coronavirus in the district and have listed Tuen Mun...

Welfare officials hold talks over abuse claims

The Social Welfare Department says it held talks on Tuesday with officials of the organisation in charge of a foster home at the centre of child abuse accusations after sending a team of more than 20 specialists to conduct checks at the home. The department made the announcement as the...

Sennheiser TeamConnect Ceiling 2 elevates conferencing experience at German Centre Beijing

German Centre Beijing selects Sennheiser’s TCC2 to provide state-of-the-art meeting and conferencing solutions for its tenants Beijing, 21 October 2021 – The German Centre Beijing provides modern office spaces, offers conference and meeting facilities, and supports companies with practical advice and services. Located at the heart of Beijing’s business and diplomatic...

Mainland Covid experts continue inspections in HK

A team of medical experts from the mainland on Sunday continued their inspection of anti-epidemic work in Hong Kong, visiting the airport, North Lantau Hospital and the border control point of the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge. The delegation arrived on Saturday for a four-day visit. The experts include Liu Wenda from...

HK records 2 new imported cases

The Centre for Health Protection reported two new imported coronavirus cases on Saturday. Both patients, a 49-year-old woman and a 65-year-old woman, have received two doses of a Covid-19 vaccine. The 49-year-old is infected with the mutant L452R strain. They had flown to Hong Kong via the United Arab Emirates...

New imported Covid case is triple-jabbed

Health authorities said on Sunday that the latest imported Covid-19 case is a man who had already been triple-jabbed. The patient is a 56-year-old man who arrived from the United Kingdom on Monday. He received a booster BioNTech jab last month, after being double-jabbed with AstraZeneca in February and April...

Inquest told man was chronically ill before Covid jab

An inquest into the death of a man two days after he received a Sinovac coronavirus jab has heard that he suffered from chronic illnesses including hypertension and heart problems, but he had not been classified as unsuitable for vaccination. Timble Li, 63, got the vaccine at a community centre...

Tsz Wan Shan building given compulsory testing order

Health officials on Sunday ordered all residents of a building in Tsz Wan Shan to take a Covid-19 test, after an 18-year-old resident tested positive on arrival in Singapore on October 24. Hong Kong's Centre for Health Protection, under the Department of Health, said the man had travelled to Singapore...

New cross-harbour MTR link delayed again

The MTR Corporation has confirmed yet another delay to the opening of a new cross-harbour section of the East Rail Line, saying the latest target date is June or July next year. The line was originally expected to open in 2020, but this was eventually pushed back to early next...

Colt致力於2030年前在全球實現淨零排放

HONG KONG, Sep 17, 2021 - (亞太商訊 via SEAPRWire.com) - Colt集團,連同旗下Colt Technology Services及Colt Data Centre Services(Colt DCS),今日宣布其所有營運業務將致力於2030年前實現全球淨零碳。作為科技業領域關鍵的企業,集團通過開發嶄新及現有技術,展現加速邁向零碳經濟過程的決心。Colt已制定了全面性、以科學為基礎的減排目標,並通過科學基礎減碳目標倡儀(SBTi)的審核。預計到2030年前,集團將在範疇1(Scope 1)及範疇2(Scope 2)減少46%的排放,同時會與供應商密切合作,以大幅降低供應鏈在範疇3(Scope 3)的排放量,追求於2030年前將全球暖化限制在遠低於2°C的情境。此舉乃基於深植於本集團的可持續發展策略,亦是集團的企業DNA與未來業務策略的核心。 「作為一家企業,我們積極促進科技業的變遷,並瞭解其急迫性而為減排承諾完全的責任。對於能夠立下此里程碑,並致力於科學基礎目標,讓人感到振奮。」Colt Technology Services首席執行官Keri Gilder表示:「Colt有明確的目標基準:我們旨在成為可持續發展領域的市場領導者,不僅減少我們的排放量,同時協助客戶實踐他們的可持續發展過程。」Colt集團設定了廣泛的目標,包括中期目標,用以表明企業信譽以及立即可執行的承諾。參閱目標如下:- 於2023年前,在全球所有的站點使用75%再生電源- 於2025年前,93%的供應鏈排放符合升溫控制在1.5°C以內的科學基礎減碳目標 (SBT) - 於2025年前,38%的公司車輛使用電動車,於2030年時要達到75% - 於2030年前100%改用可再生天然氣Colt的氣候策略於內部將專注從營運到服務層面的減碳,這意味著根據科學需要,在氣候影響並減少碳排放上,衡量並披露集團的表現。任何本集團無法減少的排放,則將提供資金,通過高誠信的碳移除加以抵銷。「我們的業務對地球帶來實質的影響。而我很高興在此宣布, Colt DCS的所有營運都已開展在2030年前實現全球淨零碳排放的過程。」Colt Data Centre Services首席執行官Niclas Sanfridsson進一步表示:「這只是開端,我們的可持續發展策略將繼續確保我們成為世界最大的超大規模數據中心客戶的首選合作夥伴。對於在未來十年採取展現決心的行動,以實現《巴黎協定》和全球目標,從而應對過去20年來最大的行業挑戰上,我們已準備妥當,而我對此感到信心十足。」「對我們來說,氣候行動將創造長遠價值,同時精準、可靠地減少排放。唯有如此,我們才能幫助實現全球減碳,以避免氣候變化所造成的災難性影響。」關於ColtColt 致力於通過連線的力量來改變世界運作的方式,這一直是公司致力促進客戶成功的DNA。Colt IQ Network連結了歐洲、亞洲和北美鉅型商業中心逾900間數據中心、逾29,000棟網內建築。Colt瞭解今日連線要求的最新變化,並提供敏捷、按需且安全的高頻寬網路及語音解決方案,確保企業蓬勃發展。旗下客戶遍及超過30個國家中逾210個城市的數據密集型企業。Colt是軟體定義網路 (SDN) 與網路功能虛擬化 (NFV) 方面公認的創新者與先驅。作為私營公司,Colt乃是業內財務最穩健的企業之一,能夠將客戶需要置於業務核心。更多的訊息,請瀏覽: https://colt.net.媒體聯絡人Henry Chow / Sharon TengThink Alliance...