East Asia

China releases master plan for Hainan free trade port

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 2:10pm

BEIJING, June 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Chinese authorities on Monday released a master plan for the Hainan free trade port, aiming to build the southern island province into a globally-influential high-level free trade port by the middle of the century.

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  • BEIJING, June 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Chinese authorities on Monday released a master plan for the Hainan free trade port, aiming to build the southern island province into a globally-influential high-level free trade port by the middle of the century.
  • A free trade port system focusing on trade and investment liberalization and facilitation will be "basically established" in Hainan by 2025 and become "more mature" by 2035, according to the plan jointly issued by the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) and the State Council.
  • The authorities expect to make Hainan, China's largest special economic zone, the frontline of China's integration into the global economic system, according to the plan.
  • The construction of the free trade port will provide support to national strategic goals in terms of institutional innovation, growth impetus and greater opening-up.

Building a Xiaokang society: A long-cherished wish of Chinese people

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 2:00pm

"Poverty alleviation" and "building a moderately prosperous society" will both remain critical components of China's development in 2020.

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  • "Poverty alleviation" and "building a moderately prosperous society" will both remain critical components of China's development in 2020.
  • Today, living standards of the Chinese have greatly improved, but Xiao Kang, a moderately prosperous society still represents a long-cherished wish.
  • From 1979 to 2020, from Xiaokang (a moderately prosperous society) to achieving Xiaokang in every aspect, the vision has been continuously enriched and developed.
  • Xiaokang is a long-cherished wish of the Chinese people.

Endonovo Therapeutics Announces International Expansion with Distribution Agreement for SofPulse® in Taiwan, Republic of China

Monday, June 1, 2020 - 3:00pm

Evermed has an established sales and distribution network throughout Taiwan specific to the operative and postoperative surgical market.

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  • Evermed has an established sales and distribution network throughout Taiwan specific to the operative and postoperative surgical market.
  • Endonovo's international expansion of SofPulse devices into that market is a perfect fit allowing us to establish a solid distribution presence in Taiwan and future expansion into other International markets.
  • Alan Collier, continues, Evermed has established sales and distribution coverage for SofPulse throughout the island of Taiwan to make SofPulse successful in the Surgical market.
  • We feel confident the expansion of SofPulse into the Taiwanese surgical market at this time will be extremely beneficial for Endonovo.

FDAImports.com Donates Time, Skills & Network to Expedite Importation of 50,000 Surgical Masks from China to Baltimore

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 8:00pm

After suffering many weeks of regulatory confusion and delay, FDAImports.com helped Baltimore received a donation of 50,000 surgical masks from its sister city, Xiamen City in China.

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  • After suffering many weeks of regulatory confusion and delay, FDAImports.com helped Baltimore received a donation of 50,000 surgical masks from its sister city, Xiamen City in China.
  • The donated masks were received by the Mayor of Baltimore, Bernard Young, in a brief ceremony during his daily COVID-19 update, earlier today.
  • When we were asked to expedite the importation process to assist Xiamen City in delivering its gift of surgical masks to Baltimore, we were honored to help.
  • We hope these masks will help frontline medical staff in reducing the exposure to, and spread of, COVID-19.

A Thumbs up to European Food of the 2nd Season (Once Upon a Bite, Created by DOClabs) From Multiple Agencies in China, Got Chinese Audiences Drooling

Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 4:07am

The production team visited many European countries, recorded the flavor of European food, and obtained the interactive support from France, Italy, Norway and other multinational agencies in China on sns social platform.

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  • The production team visited many European countries, recorded the flavor of European food, and obtained the interactive support from France, Italy, Norway and other multinational agencies in China on sns social platform.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200527005972/en/
    A thumbs up to European food of The 2nd season (Once Upon A Bite) from multiple agencies in China, got Chinese audiences drooling.
  • The team has also been trying to keep an in-depth cooperation with international documentary team.
  • It has co-produced the Chinese version of "72 hoursChina" with NHK in Japan, which aroused discussion and attention in east Asia.

Gebrüder Weiss Opens Air & Sea Location in South Korea

Wednesday, May 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

LAUTERACH, Austriaand SEOUL, South Korea, May 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --The globally active logistics company Gebrder Weiss is going to open an Air & Sea office in the South Korean capital of Seoul effective June 1, 2020.

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  • LAUTERACH, Austriaand SEOUL, South Korea, May 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --The globally active logistics company Gebrder Weiss is going to open an Air & Sea office in the South Korean capital of Seoul effective June 1, 2020.
  • The new office in Seoul is a logical addition to the Gebrder Weiss Asian network, which currently consists of 32 locations.
  • For some time already, Gebrder Weiss (GW) has been working on developing a business solution to serve many of the world's most prestigious high-tech companies housed in South Korea.
  • "As we examine our global supply chains, South Korea is an important component in this respect."

Bridging Culture Worldwide Releases South Korean Post COVID-19 Food and Beverage Industry Survey

Tuesday, May 26, 2020 - 1:00pm

SEOUL, South Korea, May 26, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Bridging Culture Worldwide has announced the results of a targeted bilingual survey of how South Korean companies view opportunities for F&B growth and expansion in 2020 and 2021.

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  • SEOUL, South Korea, May 26, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Bridging Culture Worldwide has announced the results of a targeted bilingual survey of how South Korean companies view opportunities for F&B growth and expansion in 2020 and 2021.
  • The first of its kind survey was conducted by BCW and Tierra Advisorsboth advocates, long engaged in South Korean business and market entry.
  • As a positive indicator, major Korean food brands like SPC have also recently announced plans to open new locations as well as add additional western fast-casual brands.
  • Among F&B concepts, 'Fast Casual' tops the list in the survey when looking ahead at where the industry sees the most opportunity for growth in the local Korea market.

CGTN: Opportunities amid crisis in economic development

Sunday, May 24, 2020 - 8:21pm

Xi Jinping encouraged political advisors to find opportunities amid crisis in economic development and give full play to China's potential and role as the world's largest market on Saturday morning.

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  • Xi Jinping encouraged political advisors to find opportunities amid crisis in economic development and give full play to China's potential and role as the world's largest market on Saturday morning.
  • The president also called for efforts to strive for a moderately prosperous society in all respects and poverty eradication.
  • The president stressed that China's economic situation must be analyzed from a comprehensive, rational, and long-term perspective, urging efforts to build an open world economy.
  • The president also noticed the strong resilience of China's economy and ample policy space and tools to stabilize economic growth.

CGTN: Opportunities amid crisis in economic development

Sunday, May 24, 2020 - 6:41pm

Xi Jinping encouraged political advisors to find opportunities amid crisis in economic development and give full play to China's potential and role as the world's largest market on Saturday morning.

Key Points: 
  • Xi Jinping encouraged political advisors to find opportunities amid crisis in economic development and give full play to China's potential and role as the world's largest market on Saturday morning.
  • The president also called for efforts to strive for a moderately prosperous society in all respects and poverty eradication.
  • The president stressed that China's economic situation must be analyzed from a comprehensive, rational, and long-term perspective, urging efforts to build an open world economy.
  • The president also noticed the strong resilience of China's economy and ample policy space and tools to stabilize economic growth.

DGAP-News: Polyus Finance Plc: The proposed placement of new ordinary shares

Friday, May 22, 2020 - 4:03pm

PJSC Polyus (LSE, MOEX - PLZL) will report its financial results for the first quarter of 2020 on 1 June 2020.

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  • PJSC Polyus (LSE, MOEX - PLZL) will report its financial results for the first quarter of 2020 on 1 June 2020.
  • Based on its 2019 Ore Reserves and Mineral Resources, Polyus group ranks the third by attributable gold reserves among the world's largest gold mining companies.
  • The Polyus group's principal operations are located in Krasnoyarsk, Irkutsk and Magadan regions and the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia).
  • RNS is approved by the Financial Conduct Authority to act as a Primary Information Provider in the United Kingdom.