Greetings pour for China Daily HK edition on 25th anniversary

HONG KONG – With China Daily Hong Kong Edition preparing to celebrate its 25th birthday, people from all walks of life sent their blessings to the newspaper and its journalists. Let's hear what they have to say: Kenneth Fok Kai-kong, a member of the National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference and Hong Kong lawmaker, extends his congratulations to China Daily Hong Kong …

HK’s role in BRI key to Venezuela’s development

Ana Dubraska García, Consul-General of Venezuela in HKSAR. (PROVIDED TO CHINA DAILY) The Hong Kong Special Administrative Region plays a vital role in “achieving a bright future with shared benefits” in the Belt and Road Initiative that allows Venezuela to continue raising the quality of life of its people, said Ana Dubraska García, Consul-General of Venezuela in HKSAR.   Hong Kong has sound financial, educational and …

Celebrating with the nation

Hong Kong Chief Executive John Lee Ka-chiu and other guests attend a reception at the Grand Hall of the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre in Wan Chai, Hong Kong, in celebration of the 73rd anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China on Saturday.  (ANDY CHONG / CHINA DAILY) Over the last quarter century, Hong Kong’s development has been closely intertwined with …

Flying the flags

Students make the numbers “10” and “1” on Sunday at the Patriotic Education Center established by the Hong Kong Federation of Education Workers to mark the 73rd anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China. (EDMOND TANG / CHINA DAILY) The People’s Republic of China is 73 years old today and Hong Kong is celebrating the occasion with due fanfare. The Chinese national …

Red flags raised all over HK to mark National Day

The police band puts on a performance during a flag-raising ceremony at the Golden Bauhinia Square in Wan Chai, Hong Kong, in celebration of the 73rd anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China, Oct 1, 2022. (ANDY CHONG / CHINA DAILY) From squares and campuses to temples and residential estates, five-star red national flags were raised across the Hong Kong Special Administrative …

Finance chief: HK exports face pressure amid global rate hikes

In this undated file photo, Hong Kong Financial Secretary Paul Chan Mo-po gives an interview. (ZOU HONG / CHINA DAILY) Hong Kong’s exports remain under pressure as multiple countries increase their respective interest rates, Financial Secretary Paul Chan Mo-po posted in his blog on Sunday. The upcoming figure for Hong Kong’s export in August is expected to widen its decline following a drop of three …

Tender to sell Evergrande’s HK headquarters to close Oct 31

A security guard stands at then headquarters of China Evergrande Group in Hong Kong on Oct 4, 2021. (VINCENT YU / AP) HONG KONG – A tender sale of China Evergrande Group's headquarters in Hong Kong will close on Oct 31, real estate services firm Savills said, appointed by receivers to dispose of the asset. Reuters reported in July, citing sources, the the offers for Evergrande's …

GalaxySpace Completes a New Financing Round with Legend Capital Re-upped

HONG KONG, Sep 25, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – GalaxySpace, a Chinese commercial aerospace company, recently completed its latest financing round with a post-investment valuation of approximately RMB11 billion. As an existing shareholder, Legend Capital continued to support the company by following up on this financing round. Legend Capital first invested in GalaxySpace in 2018 and continued to follow up on the company’s …

Evergrande lenders ‘appoint receiver to seize HK HQ’

The logo of Evergrande Group is seen on the façade of its headquarters in Guangzhou, South China's Guangdong province, on July 24, 2020. (PHOTO / IC) Lenders of struggling Chinese developer Evergrande Group have appointed a receiver this week to seize its Hong Kong headquarters, two sources said. Saddled with more than $300 billion in liabilities, Evergrande has been trying to sell its 26-storey China …

Sunac China will oppose winding-up petition in HK

This March 25, 2018 photo shows an advertisement of Sunac in Shanghai. (PHOTO / VCG) Cash-strapped property developer Sunac China said on Thursday it will oppose the winding-up petition it received at the Hong Kong High Court over the non-payment of certain senior notes worth $22 million and interest. Sunac China is among a number of Chinese mainland developers in Hong King, including China Evergrande …

BRI, RCEP serve common good, counter anti-connectivity forces

Panelists discuss how to sustain connectivity in collaboration for a bright new era at Belt and Road Summit in Hong Kong on Aug 31, 2022. (PHOTO / CHINA DAILY) Free trade and multilateral mechanisms are confronting challenges posed by anti-connectivity forces while the world needs more and better connectivity by ways of the Belt and Road Initiative and trade agreements that facilitate development, prosperity and …

Nissin Foods Announces 2022 Interim Results

HONG KONG, Aug 30, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Nissin Foods Company Limited (“Nissin Foods” or the “Company”, together with its subsidiaries, the “Group”; Stock code: 1475) has today announced its interim results for the six months ended 30 June 2022 (“the reporting period”). Highlights— Revenue from the Hong Kong operations increased solidly by 11.4% year-on-year to HK$759.9 million, mainly attributable to the …

Spread SAR’s good stories, CE tells English-speaking contest finalists

Twelve to compete against 800 speakers from across the nation in October final Students, guests and VDO English’s mascot Panda Chan pose for a group photo at the “21st Century Cup” National English Speaking Competition (Hong Kong region) awards ceremony on Sunday. (EDMOND TANG / CHINA DAILY) Chief Executive John Lee Ka-chiu on Sunday called on Hong Kong student finalists in the upcoming national English …

GBA’s economy a ‘magnet’ for Indonesian firms

Editor’s note: This is the fourth in a series of China Daily’s interviews with the heads of consular missions based in Guangzhou, notably from the 10-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations. The envoys discuss ways to deepen cooperation in various fields between their countries and the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area.   Ben Perkasa Drajat, Indonesia’s consul general in Guangzhou, poses for a photo during …

2022 World Sensors Summit(WSS) Will Be Held in Zhengzhou,China on August21-23

Beijing, China, Aug. 16, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via SEAPRWire.com) — In order to promote development and exchange of global sensor technology and industry, 2022 World Sensor Summit, co-sponsored by the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology of the People’s Republic of China, China Association for Science and Technology and the People’s Government of Henan Province and hosted by China Instrument and Control Society (CIS), is …

Sparkling Results From Tims China Summer Livestream Campaign

Marketing campaign with Douyin generates over RMB 20 million of sales in one month SHANGHAI, China, Aug. 12, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via SEAPRWire.com) — TH International Limited, the exclusive operator of Tim Hortons coffee shops in China (“Tims China”), today announced the results of its “tastes of summer” marketing campaign on Douyin, China’s leading destination for short-form mobile videos. In 30 days, Tims registered sales …

China Social media management platform KAWO releases the 2022 Ultimate China Social Media Marketing Cheatsheet

NEW YORK, Aug. 09, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via SEAPRWire.com) — Recently, KAWO, a China-specific social media management platform, released the “2022 Ultimate China Social Media Marketing Cheatsheet,” providing an overview of the country’s mainstream social media platforms. The guide aims to assist brands and agencies in understanding China’s social media landscape and optimizing their social media strategies. Understanding the Chinese social media landscape With such …

Tims China Announces New Tencent E-sports Shop in Shanghai

Offering immersive coffee + e-sports digital experiences to Gen Z customers SHANGHAI, China, Aug. 04, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via SEAPRWire.com) — TH International Limited, the exclusive operator of Tim Hortons coffee shops in China (“Tims China”), today announced the opening of its latest dedicated e-sports café in Shanghai in collaboration with Tencent Holdings (00700.HK), the leading global Internet, technology, and video game company. This new …

Tims China and Easy Joy Open Three Tims Coffee Shops in Beijing

SHANGHAI, China, Aug. 01, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via SEAPRWire.com) — TH International Limited, the exclusive operator of Tim Hortons coffee shops in China (“Tims China”), today announced the opening of three Tims Express coffee shops located within Easy Joy convenience stores in Beijing. These openings are part of Tims China’s collaboration with Easy Joy, China’s largest convenience store chain, which was announced earlier this month. …