HK sees 366 new COVID-19 cases, to lift outbound travel alert

A man walks past the entrance to a designated clinic for COVID-19 in Kennedy Town, Hong Kong, April 4, 2022. (PHOTO / XINHUA) HONG KONG – Hong Kong reported 366 new COVID-19 cases on Friday, as the government said the outbound travel alert issued for COVID-19 on overseas territories will be lifted on May 1. Chuang Shuk-kwan, head of the communicable disease branch of the …

PolyU student sentenced to 5 years for inciting secession in HK

HONG KONG – A student of Hong Kong Polytechnic University was sentenced on Friday to five years in prison for inciting secession, an offense under the National Security Law for Hong Kong.  Lui Sai-yu, 25, had pleaded guilty on Wednesday to one count of incitement to secession. Lui was accused of inciting others to organize, plan, execute and take part in activities between June 30 …

Expert lauds Lee’s manifesto for being on the right track

Henry Ho Kin-chung is the founder and chairman of the One Country Two Systems Youth Forum. (PROVIDED TO CHINA DAILY) HONG KONG – John Lee Ka-chiu, the sole contender in the upcoming chief executive election, unveiled his “Election Manifesto of Chief Executive Election 2022” on Friday, nine days before the 1,500-member Election Committee will elect Hong Kong’s new leader.  Henry Ho Kin-chung, founder and chairman …

HK snack stall hands out food coupons to mainland volunteers

Ho Ying-sun (right) prepares free food coupons for medical and construction workers from the Chinese mainland helping Hong Kong fight the COVID-19 pandemic with the help of a Legislative Council member. (PROVIDED TO CHINA DAILY) HONG KONG – Deeply moved by the thousands of medical personnel and construction workers from the Chinese mainland helping Hong Kong through its turbulent times, Ho Ying-sun, proprietor of a snack …

Lee vows to build efficient govt, and caring, competitive city

Chief Executive hopeful John Lee Ka-chiu announces his election platform at Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre in Wan Chai on April 29, 2022. (CALVIN NG/CHINA DAILY) HONG KONG – Chief executive candidate John Lee Ka-chiu unveiled his political platform on Friday, vowing to improve governance, boost the city’s land and housing supply, bolster Hong Kong’s competitiveness, and build a caring society that emphasizes youth …

Margaret Chan calls Lee’s manifesto pragmatic

Former WHO director-general Margaret Chan says John Lee's manifesto has put the spotlight on issues concerning people's livelihoods. (PROVIDED TO CHINA DAILY) HONG KONG — Margaret Chan Fung Fu-chun — former director-general of the World Health Organization and a member of the Standing Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference — on Friday praised the newly released election manifesto of chief executive candidate John Lee …

Political expert: Lee’s manifesto answers HK’s common concerns

Chief Executive hopeful John Lee Ka-chiu (center) meets the media after announcing his election platform at Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre in Wan Chai on April 29, 2022. (CALVIN NG/CHINA DAILY) Political scientist Lau Siu-kai on Friday lauded the election manifesto of chief executive candidate John Lee Ka-chiu, saying Lee has responded to the common concerns of the central government and Hong Kong society. …

18 COVID-19 cases found in Tai Hang, Wong Tai Sin testing

People arrive at a COVID-19 testing center in Hong Kong on March 2, 2022. (DALE DE LA REY / AFP) HONG KONG – Eighteen COVID-19 cases were found in the compulsory testing exercises for the restricted areas in Tai Hang and Wong Tai Sin, the Hong Kong government said on Friday.  It made restriction-testing declarations on Thursday to cover Lai Kit Lau of Lai Tak …

KPMG: GBA development momentum just beginning

A rainbow appears in the air over the city of Guangzhou, South China's Guangdong province, Oct 3, 2016. (PHOTO / VCG) HONG KONG – Global investors’ growing understanding of the development potential of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area — along with municipal-level and the special administrative region governments’ policies to attract talent — will further consolidate the mega metropolis’ role as an international innovation …

CNERGENZ Berhad launches Prospectus for ACE Market IPO

KUALA LUMPUR, Apr 29, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Cnergenz Berhad (CNERGENZ), an established electronics manufacturing solutions provider based in Penang, has launched the Company’s Prospectus today for its upcoming initial public offering (IPO) on the ACE Market of Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad (Bursa Securities). Mr. David Lim, Chief Executive Officer of UOB Kay Hian Securities (M) Sdn Bhd; Mr. Kong Chia Liang, …

EDX Events Presents DX Leaders Malaysia 2022

KUALA LUMPUR, Apr 29, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – EDX Events presents virtual DX Leaders Strategy Forum Malaysia on 18-19 May 2022, featuring Malaysia’s top digital leaders. EDX Events is proud to bring DX Leaders Strategy Forum Malaysia for the second time. DX Leaders Strategy Forum Malaysia will encourage high-level conversations from the industry’s senior level executives about the most innovative solutions to …

Year-End Review: DENSO Advances its Two Great Causes, Green and Peace of Mind

KARIYA, JAPAN, Apr 29, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – DENSO, a leading mobility supplier, today announced its global year-end financial results for its fiscal year ending March 31, 2022. DENSO’s product and technology developments, partnerships, and other actions and achievements continue to be guided by its Two Great Causes: Green – achieving carbon neutrality by 2035 – and Peace of Mind – creating …

DENSO Announces Financial Results

KARIYA, JAPAN, Apr 29, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – DENSO, a leading mobility supplier, today announced its global financial results for its fiscal year, ending March 31, 2022: – Consolidated revenue totaled 5,515.5 billion yen (US$45.1 billion), a 11.7 percent increase from the previous year.– Consolidated operating profit totaled 341.2 billion yen (US$2.8 billion), a 120.0 percent increase from the previous year.– Consolidated …

百濟神州:致力保持於美國香港上海三地上市交易

百濟神州表示,致力保持在美國納斯達克、港交所及上海證券交易所科創板三地上市交易,目前營運正常,會盡最大努力發展業務,強化公司核心競爭力,持續推進產品在全球範圍內的開發及商業化,為股東創造價值。 集團指,二級市場股價波動受國際環境、宏觀經濟、行業發展階段等眾多因素綜合影響,重申業務進展正常。 總裁兼首席運營官吳曉濱提到,…

Wintermar Offshore Marine Reports 1Q2022 Results; Total revenue up 3%

JAKARTA, Apr 29, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Wintermar Offshore Marine (WINS:JK) has announced results for 1Q2022. Total revenue was up 3% YOY to US$10.5 million, with stronger chartering revenues compensating for a drop in Owned Vessel revenue from COVID-19 delays. Oil prices spiked in 1Q2022 as a result of the war in Ukraine and sanctions against Russian oil and gas. The ensuing …