HKU scientists develop anti-Covid stainless steel

Scientists at the University of Hong Kong said on Thursday that they have developed a new kind of stainless steel that can kill pathogens on its surface, including Covid-19. The research team said stainless steel is one of the most extensively used materials in public areas, but coronavirus can stay...

US, EU end Trump-era tariff war over steel, aluminum

US Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo speaks to the press during the inaugural US-EU Trade and Technology Council in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, on Sept 29, 2021. (NICHOLAS KAMM / AFP) WASHINGTON/ROME - The United States and European Union have agreed to end a festering dispute over US steel and aluminum tariffs...

Leon Fuat Berhad Powers Up for Green Energy

SHAH ALAM, Malaysia, Oct 28, 2021 - (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) - Leon Fuat Berhad ("Leon Fuat"or the "Group"), primarily in the business of trading, processing and/or manufacturing (collectively referred to as "processing") of steel products, specialising in rolled long and flat products, is pleased to announce that the Group...

Shougang Century Announces 2021 Interim Results

HONG KONG, Sep 2, 2021 - (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) - Shougang Concord Century Holdings Limited ("Shougang Century", together with its subsidiaries, "the Group"; stock code: 0103.HK) is pleased to announce its unaudited interim results for the six months ended 30 June 2021 ("the Reporting Period").During the Reporting Period, the...

Hydrogen-based ironmaking: MHI Australia and Primetals Technologies join Heavy Industry Low-Carbon Transition Cooperative Research Centre

Sydney/London, Aug 25, 2021 - (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) - Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Australia and Primetals Technologies, a member of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group, have joined Australia's Heavy Industry Low-Carbon Transition Cooperative Research Centre (HILT CRC) as key partners. The Centre, a not-for-profit entity with significant government funding,...

Europe eyes ‘new basis’ for trade ties with US

German Economy Minister Peter Altmaier speaks during a session at the Bundestag (lower house of parliament) on Oct 30, 2020 in Berlin. (ODD ANDERSEN / AFP) BRUSSELS - European trade ministers will explore on Thursday a post-Trump re-set of transatlantic trade ties in virtual talks with new US Trade Representative...

Shougang Century Announces 2020 Annual Results

HONG KONG, Mar 22, 2021 - (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) - Shougang Concord Century Holdings Limited ("Shougang Century", together with its subsidiaries, "the Group"; stock code: 0103.HK) is pleased to announce its audited annual results for the year ended 31 December 2020.During the year under review, the pandemic outbreak caused...

Shougang Century Announces Positive Profit Alert

HONG KONG, Feb 9, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - Shougang Concord Century Holdings Limited ("Shougang Century", together with its subsidiaries, "the Group"; stock code: 0103.HK) is pleased to announce that, based on its preliminary assessment of the unaudited consolidated financial statements of the Group for the year ended 31 December...