Hypebeast expands its digital presence to Africa

HONG KONG, Jan 31, 2023 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Hypebeast, a leading global platform for contemporary culture and lifestyle, announces the launch of its new social media channel, Hypebeast Africa (@hypebeastafrica) https://www.instagram.com/hypebeastafrica/ , on Instagram today. Through the lens of Hypebeast, the platform will uncover culturally-relevant news and highly-curated content across the continent to connect with audiences in Africa and its global community. …

Eisai Listed as a Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporation for The Seventh Time Highest Ranked Global Pharmaceutical Company

TOKYO, Jan 19, 2023 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Eisai Co., Ltd. announced that it has been listed in the 2023 Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World (Global 100), a global ranking by Canada-based media and investment advisory company, Corporate Knights, Inc. This marks Eisai’s seventh inclusion on the list. Ranked 53rd, Eisai was the highest ranking company among global pharmaceutical companies …

HK seen to play a key role in country’s philanthropy

Ma Weihua, chairman of the board of China Global Philanthropy Institute, speaks via a video link at a panel discussion at Asian Financial Forum on Jan 12, 2023, with a panel of experts including (from left) DJ Clark, moderator and multimedia director of China Daily Asia Pacific; Daniel Chan Ching-yan, chairman of Po Leung Kuk; David Fong Man-hung, managing director of Hip Shing Hong (Holdings); …

Novotech Acquires US-based Drug Development Consulting Firm, CBR International

SINGAPORE, Jan 12, 2023 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Novotech, the leading Asia Pacific-centered biotech CRO today announced the acquisition of CBR International, a global product development, clinical oversight and strategic regulatory operations group. CBR was founded in 2002 as a consultancy company focused on assisting biotechnology and pharma companies navigate FDA requirements from early-stage development through to approval. CBR adds a group of …

HK consolidates global financial hub status with innovation

This Sept 8, 2017 photo shows The Centre skyscraper, center, located in Hong Kong’s bustling Central district. (ANTHONY WALLACE / AFP) HONG KONG – Israeli entrepreneur Guy Sheena came all the way from the Middle Eastern country to the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) of China to look for potential partners for his fintech startup, and the trip was proven fruitful. At the 2023 …

Asian Financial Forum kick-starts 2023 on a positive note

HONG KONG, Jan 11, 2023 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – The 16th Asian Financial Forum (AFF) kicked off today on a positive note, attracting over 1,000 participants on day one, including more than 100 global leaders and officials invited as speakers and 19 delegations from Mainland China and overseas. This was also reflected in the results of a poll conducted at the event, in …

Global business events leader Trescon ropes in Naveen Bharadwaj as its Group CEO

Dubai/Bengaluru, Jan 10, 2023 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Global business events organizer and consulting firm Trescon has appointed renowned industry professional Naveen Bharadwaj as its Group CEO to lead Trescon and its associated business entities such as World Blockchain Summit (WBS) – the world’s longest running blockchain summit series; IIFF – India’s premier international furniture and interior fair; and Demandify ? a B2B …

Aniverse NFT to Hold End of Year Special ‘Aniverse Gift NFT’ Event

Seoul, Korea, December 29, 2022 – (SEAPRWire) – Aniverse NFT announced on the 29th that it will hold the ‘Aniverse Gift NFT Event’ to celebrate the end of the year. This event is a real-life, product-linked event for Aniverse Larva NFT holders, and a considerable number of products, worth around 79,000 USD in total, has been prepared. Holders can use Larva NFT’s staking reward ‘KANV’ to purchase the …

GBA is sixth in global innovation rankings

This undated photo shows the Central Business District of Guangzhou city, Guangdong province, China. (PHOTO / CHINA DAILY) The Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area took the sixth spot among 100 cities and metropolitan areas worldwide in the global innovation rankings, overtaking the Tokyo Bay Area for the first time.   Three Chinese innovation hubs made it to the top 10, with the other two being Beijing …

MDRT Launches MDRT Global Services To Provide Innovative Growth Opportunities to Financial Services Leaders

HONG KONG, Dec 21, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Building on its culture of excellence and providing financial professionals with opportunities for personal and career growth, MDRT (Million Dollar Round Table) is expanding its family of brands with the introduction of MDRT Global Services. On November 1, 2022, MDRT Global Services opened for membership to financial services leaders around the world. This new …

Sportsman Shikhar Dhawan launches $75M Global SportsTech Venture Fund

ABU DHABI, UAE, Dec 17, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – International cricketer and entrepreneur Shikhar Dhawan has launched Da One Global Ventures (DOGV), a $75 million Global SportsTech Venture Fund focusing on innovation across the Sports spectrum. The multi-stage fund, with a greenshoe option of $25 million, is to incorporate in the Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM), with its vibrant business ecosystem and …

NEC demonstrates mission-critical Open RAN Integrations in O-RAN Global PlugFest Fall 2022

TOKYO, Dec 15, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) announced today that it has successfully demonstrated a series of Open RAN integrations in the new windowO-RAN ALLIANCE Global PlugFest Fall 2022, across three of its venues hosted by leading operators and the new windowTelecom Infra Project (TIP). O-RAN ALLIANCE PlugFests are designed to demonstrate the functionality as well as the …

Legend Capital Portfolio Company Bespin Global Completes USD100m Series D Financing

HONG KONG, Dec 15, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Legend Capital Portfolio Company Bespin Global, a Korea-headquartered cloud services company, has recently completed its Series D round financing of USD100 million, which will be used mostly for acquisitions. Concurrent with the investment, the investor, e& Enterprise, a leading digital services provider in UAE (formerly Etisalat Digital), and Bespin Global will form a joint …

NEC named to the CDP “A List” for advanced Climate Change and Water Security initiatives four years in a row

TOKYO, Dec 13, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) has been recognized for leadership in corporate sustainability by global environmental non-profit CDP(1), securing a place on its prestigious “A List” four years in a row for tackling climate change, as well as acting to protect water security. NEC has set forth a policy for “Living harmoniously with the earth to …

Major Global Medical Device Manufacturer OrbusNeich Medical Group Announces Details of Proposed Listing on the Main Board of HKEX

HONG KONG, Dec 13, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – OrbusNeich Medical Group Holdings Limited (“OrbusNeich” or the “Group”), a major global medical device manufacturer specialized in interventional instruments for percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) and percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA) procedures, has today announced the details of its proposed listing on the Main Board of The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited (“HKEX”). The Group …

International Cricketer Shikhar Dhawan announces $75M Global Investment Sports Tech Fund

ABU DHABI, UAE, Dec 13, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – On day one of the prestigious Abu Dhabi Finance Week (ADFW), leading international cricketer and entrepreneur Shikhar Dhawan announced that he would be launching a $75 million Global Investment Sports Tech Fund, consisting of a Greenshoe option of $25 million. The proposition is a multi-stage fund, Da One Global Ventures (DOGV), incorporated in …

NEC Wins Industry Awards Highlighting Open RAN Leadership

TOKYO, Dec 9, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) today announced the company was named winner in the ‘Best Vendor’ category at the prestigious Telecom Review Global Excellence Awards (bit.ly/3W1CNOf) for delivering the most open and high-performance 5G networks. The award win recognizes NEC’s investment and innovation across its NEC Open Networks offering, including 4G, 5G, and new Massive Multiple …