Order your staff to get jabs, CE tells private sector

The chief executive on Tuesday urged the private sector to follow the government's lead and require staff to get vaccinated against Covid-19. At her weekly press briefing, Carrie Lam said although 58 percent of the population has received at least one dose of a vaccine, the number of people booking...

‘BioNTech jab could soon be given at private clinics’

Private clinics might soon be able to administer BioNTech jabs after studies showed the Covid vaccines don't need to be stored in ultra-cold conditions and that normal fridge temperatures are adequate. This is according to the convenor of a government advisory panel on Covid-19 vaccines, Wallace Lau, who quoted data...

ONFO Announces Bitcoin Treasure Hunt

Missouri, USA, Jun 25, 2021 - (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) - Ten videos, a private key, and one Bitcoin. The hunt is on. The ONFO project is announcing the launch of a series of educational videos on cryptocurrencies on its official YouTube channel. The 10 videos will be delving into...

Govt takes back three private sites to build flats

Development officials on Thursday said they were going to invoke the Land Resumption Ordinance to take back three plots of private land in Yuen Long and Fanling to build subsidised housing. The three sites are located at Shap Pat Heung Road near Lung Tin Tsuen and near the junction of...

Exiled Ted Hui loses fight over private prosecutions

The High Court has thrown out a bid by ex-lawmaker Ted Hui to resurrect prosecutions relating to the 2019 protests that the Department of Justice (DoJ) had taken over and dropped. Hui, who recently fled Hong Kong while facing charges of his own, launched private prosecutions against the taxi driver...

XFai Momentum Leading to Defi Disruption

SEATTLE, WA, Apr 1, 2021 - (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) - Ever since the private sale, XFai has continued to gain in momentum and considerable interest from not only those who wish to use XFai's technology to further strengthen their business interests but also from key players and luminaries within...

Volcano Berhad Launches Prospectus for IPO

KUALA LUMPUR, Mar 17, 2021 - (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) - Volcano Berhad ("Volcano" or the "Group"), a leading international manufacturer of nameplates and plastic injection moulded parts, has successfully launched its prospectus for the Group's listing on the ACE Market of Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad ("Bursa Securities").Volcano Berhad's factory...

US to phase out privately operated federal prisons

Inmates sew protective masks at Las Colinas Women's Detention Facility in Santee, California, on April 22, 2020. (SANDY HUFFAKER / AFP) The United States is phasing out the use of private prisons in a move advocates are applauding but also criticizing as not shrinking the federal prison system but just...