Kashifu Inuwa: Putting NITDA on the Cusp of a Revolution

LAGOS, NIGERIA, Sep 29, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Nothing offers a more reliable picture of a country’s economic performance better than a periodic assessment of sectoral contribution to Gross Domestic Product (GDP). It’s no less so in Nigeria where a report by the National Bureau of Statistics indicates that Nigeria’s Information and Communications sector contributed 18.44 percent to the GDP in the …

Pagoda Celebrates the 6th New Retail Anniversary: Fulfillment of ESG Philosophy with Consistent Efforts on Customer-centric Management

HONG KONG, Sep 20, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Lately, Pagoda, China’s biggest fruit chain retailer, released its 6th New Retail Anniversary Report. The report suggests steady growth in Pagoda’s new retail business, as evidenced by over 15 million app downloads, 47 million mini program subscribers and over 5.4 million store community users hitherto in online operation. During this year’s August 18 anniversary …

G20 Digital Innovation Network (DIN): Catalyst for Digital Economy Growth in Indonesia

Nusa Dua, Bali, Sep 19, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – The G20 Digital Innovation Network (DIN) meeting is able to be a catalyst to expedite the digital economy sector development in Indonesia, said Minister Johnny G Plate, Indonesian Ministry of Communication and Informatics (KOMINFO). The event aims to bring together start-ups, venture capital companies, policy makers, as well as leading global technology enterprises, …

Novotech at ESMO Congress 2022 – New Data Shows 100% Oncology Trials Growth in APAC

SYDNEY, Sep 5, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Novotech, the leading Asia Pacific biotech specialist CRO, will attend ESMO Congress 2022 with new data showing Asia Pacific has seen a 100% growth in oncology trials during 2017 to 2021 and contributes to more than a third of the global clinical development of immune-oncology drugs. Novotech has experienced CRO operations across APAC and the …

HK urged to leverage mainland bond market, global trends

(PHOTO / VCG) HONG KONG – A government-formed committee has recommended leveraging the opportunities presented by the Chinese mainland market and new global trends to further promote the bond market development in Hong Kong.  The Steering Committee on Bond Market Development in Hong Kong released its report on Wednesday, which puts forward three strategic directions after analyzing holistically the bond market development in the city. …

Transcenta Holding (06628): Product pipeline progressing well with significant competitive differentiation

HONG KONG, Sep 1, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – As pharmaceutical reformation is underway, the importance of the innovative strength of biotech companies has become increasingly prominent, the entire industry has also formed a completely different pattern from ten years ago. Today, differentiation has also become the general trend of the industry. Photo: Transcenta’s Pipeline, Source: Company website Photo: Transcenta’s ICB Platform, Source: …

Pursued progress while ensuring stability and built up momentum, Legend Holdings realized revenue of RMB237,685 million in the first half of 2022

HONG KONG, Aug 31, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Legend Holdings Corporation (stock code: 3396.HK) announced today the unaudited condensed consolidated interim results for the six months ended June 30, 2022 (the “Reporting Period”). During the Reporting Period, the Company’s revenue was RMB237,685 million and the net profit attributable to equity holders of the Company amounted to RMB2,131 million. Mr. Li Peng, Executive …

Arrows Agency Expands Global Marketing Powerhouse

NEW YORK, NY, August 29, 2022 – (SEAPRWire) – The Arrows Agency, a digital marketing and advertising agency, has launched a global expansion of its award-winning client services. Headquartered in New York City, the agency now covers North America, Europe, Middle East, and Asia. To learn more about The Arrows Agency, visit https://arrowsagency.com/ Founded by former executives in media, advertising, and global business advisory, Arrows takes a solutions-driven …

Experts call for enhanced Hong Kong-Shenzhen cooperation

This Sept 17, 2020 Aerial photo shows the Houhai area in Nanshan District of Shenzhen, Guangdong province. (CHEN YEHUA / XINHUA) Hong Kong and Shenzhen should step up integrated development, innovation in governance systems, and strengthen regular communication to raise bilateral cooperation to a higher level, experts said on Friday. They made the remarks at the 2022 Shenzhen-Hong Kong Cooperation Forum, co-organized by Shenzhen-based think …

HKBU debuts world’s first AI-driven orchestra

Guo Yike, vice-president (research and development) of HKBU, delivers a speech at the "Human, Machine, Art, Creativity: International Symposium in Hong Kong. (PROVIDED TO CHINA DAILY) HONG KONG – Hong Kong Baptist University on Tuesday unveiled the world’s first AI ensemble – the Turing Al Orchestra (TAIO), featuring a hybrid of artificial intelligence technology and arts.  The orchestra, using state-of-the-art AI technology, is formed by …

Art exhibition opens to mark HKSAR’s 25th anniversary

HONG KONG – A high-level art exhibition celebrating Hong Kong’s 25th anniversary of its return to the motherland and the upcoming 20th National Congress of the Communist Party of China kicked off on Tuesday, with over 100 paintings of various forms on display to express blessings of the city’s art circle to the nation. READ MORE: Signature events to mark HKSAR’s 25th anniversary Held by the …

Blockchain Development Company EvaCodes Raises $500,000 from Web3-oriented Hypra Fund

MIAMI, FL, July 27, 2022 – (SEAPRWire) – Blockchain development company EvaCodes raises a $500,000 round from the Web3-oriented hypra.fund.   EvaCodes is a blockchain development company that provides Web3 development services for startups and enterprises interested in creating new products and services using blockchain. The company was founded in 2019 by two serial entrepreneurs and blockchain enthusiasts, Yehor Havrylenko and Vitalii Basiuk.  Over the last year, EvaCodes has developed and launched more than 50 projects …

The 7th Quam IR Awards was Successfully Held

HONG KONG, Jul 27, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – The award presentation ceremony of Quam IR Awards 2021 (‘QIRA’ or ‘The Awards’) successfully took place on 27 July, 2022 at Four Seasons Hotel Hong Kong, recognizing investor relations professionals capable of assisting their companies in adapting to changes and, with outstanding governance thinking and practical strategies skills, taking their companies towards sustainable development …

The Global Pharmaceutical Industry is Accelerating; Aptorum Group Has Received Orphan Drug Designation from US FDA for Its SACT-1

HONG KONG, July 26, 2022 – (ACN Newswire) – The aging of the population is accelerating, pharmaceutical technology is constantly updating, and the development of the global pharmaceutical industry continues to accelerate. The pharmaceutical market is expected to maintain a growing trend. According to Frost & Sullivan, the global pharmaceutical market is expected to reach $1,711.4 billion by 2025. Aptorum Group Limited (Nasdaq: APM, Euronext Paris: …

Kelun-Biotech Announces Oncology Research Collaboration and License Agreement with MSD

CHENGDU, China, July 26, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via SEAPRWire.com) — Kelun-Biotech (a holding subsidiary of Sichuan Kelun Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd), a clinical-stage biotech company focused on biologic and small molecule discovery and development, announced today that it has entered into a collaboration and exclusive license agreement with MSD (the tradename of Merck & Co., Inc Rahway NJ USA), to develop an investigational antibody drug conjugate …

Apollomics Inc. Expands Leadership Team with Appointment of Jane Wang, PhD as Chief Scientific Officer

Foster City, CA, and Hangzhou, China, Jul 26, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Apollomics Inc. an innovative biopharmaceutical company committed to the discovery and development of mono- and combination- oncology therapies, today announced the appointment of Jane Wang, PhD as Chief Scientific Officer. In this role, Dr. Wang will lead the drug discovery pipeline for the Company. She will also serve as Apollomics’ …

Novotech Client SK bioscience Achieves SKYCovione(TM) COVID-19 Vaccine Approval in Korea

SEOUL, S.KOREA, Jul 13, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Novotech, the leading Asia Pacific biotech specialist CRO which has recently expanded its services to the US, congratulates its client SK bioscience on the recent COVID-19 vaccine licence approval. SK bioscience and GSK recently announced the successful authorization: SK bioscience announced that ‘SKYCovione(TM),’ South Korea’s first COVID-19 vaccine candidate adjuvanted with GSK’s pandemic adjuvant …

Survey: Northern Metropolis development welcomed by public

Members of the panel of presenters of the Junior Chamber International North District survey on the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area and the Northern Metropolis pose for a photo on July 12, 2022. (PHOTO PROVIDED TO CHINA DAILY) The Northern Metropolis development plan has drawn a warm response from members of the public, but environmental issues and the interests of residents in the area are …

IBO Technology Achieves Turnaround in FY2021/22 Annual Results

HONG KONG, Jul 3, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – IBO Technology Company Limited (“IBO Technology” or the “Company”, together with its subsidiaries, the “Group”; Stock Code: 2708.HK) is pleased to announce its consolidated annual results for the year ended 31 March 2022 (the “financial year” or the “Year”). During the Year, thanks to the rapid development of its principal businesses, the Group was …

National support pushes HK’s claims as an international I&T hub

Photo taken on July 14, 2020 shows the Golden Bauhinia Square in south China's Hong Kong. (WU XIAOCHU / XINHUA) Strong and sustained national support for Hong Kong’s development as an international innovation and technology center has provided a promising pathway for the city’s I&T industry. Innovation and technology is reshaping Hong Kong’s traditional model of economic development and is seen as the new engine …