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SinoMab Was Invited to Attend the Inaugural Asia Summit on Global Health

Friday, November 26, 2021 - 9:26am

With the theme of "Shaping a Resilient and Sustainable Future", the Inaugural ASGH was held at the Convention Hall of Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre and synchronized online.

Key Points: 
  • With the theme of "Shaping a Resilient and Sustainable Future", the Inaugural ASGH was held at the Convention Hall of Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre and synchronized online.
  • Doing innovative research in Hong Kong enjoys advantages such as legal protection and patenting system, which will facilitate the companies to get licensed with other collaborators.
  • Dr. Shui On LEUNG said, "It is a great honour to attend the Inaugural ASGH on behalf of the Company.
  • SinoMab BioScience Limited (stock code: 3681.HK) is dedicated to the research, development, manufacturing and commercialization of therapeutics for the treatment of immunological diseases.

Governor Ige Announces Hawaiʻi Is Open For Business, Lifts Many Pandemic Restrictions

Wednesday, November 24, 2021 - 3:53am

HONOLULU, Nov. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Governor David Ige today joined Hawaii's Mayors in announcing the lifting of many pandemic restrictions on December 1 , signaling that Hawaii is once again open for business.

Key Points: 
  • HONOLULU, Nov. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Governor David Ige today joined Hawaii's Mayors in announcing the lifting of many pandemic restrictions on December 1 , signaling that Hawaii is once again open for business.
  • The modified federal restrictions on international arrivals and the continuation of Hawaii's indoor mask mandate provide additional safeguards," said HTA President & Chief Executive Officer John De Fries.
  • "The announcement givesmeeting planners added confidence to book events and reassure attendees they will have a safe and memorablevisit here inthe Hawaiian Islands."
  • The Hawai'i Tourism Authority is the State of Hawai'i agency responsible for strategically managing its support of the tourism industry.

ASM Global Expands Asia Pacific Presence With New Singapore Regional Headquarters

Tuesday, November 23, 2021 - 2:00pm

As it emerges from the pandemic, ASM Global APAC is dramatically increasing its footprint in the Asia Pacific region with the announcement of new regional headquarters in Singapore and plans to grow its overall operations in the region.

Key Points: 
  • As it emerges from the pandemic, ASM Global APAC is dramatically increasing its footprint in the Asia Pacific region with the announcement of new regional headquarters in Singapore and plans to grow its overall operations in the region.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20211123005659/en/
    HONG KONG LANDMARK ASM Globals under-construction Kai Tak Sports Park will be the most important sports infrastructure in Hong Kong.
  • The two are expected to take up their roles in Singapore by the end of the year.
  • Having our ASM Global APAC industry professionals like Paul and Ed on the ground will bring a wealth of local knowledge and experience to our operations.

Inaugural Asia Summit on Global Health held 24 November in hybrid format in Hong Kong

Tuesday, November 23, 2021 - 11:49am

HONG KONG, Nov. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Co-organised by the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) and the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), the inaugural Asia Summit on Global Health (ASGH) will take place on 24 November 2021 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC) in a hybrid format, offering both online and in-person participation. Running on the theme "Shaping a Resilient and Sustainable Future", the summit aims at building an international investment and business exchange platform to promote dialogue and collaboration between the biotech, medical and healthcare sectors in Hong Kong, Mainland China and across the globe, and to explore investment opportunities. The summit will also highlight Hong Kong's advantages as a scientific research and business platform for the medical and healthcare sectors.

Key Points: 
  • HONG KONG, Nov. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Co-organised by the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) and the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), the inaugural Asia Summit on Global Health (ASGH) will take place on 24 November 2021 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC) in a hybrid format, offering both online and in-person participation.
  • More than 70 speakers from around the world, including senior government officials, investors, influential business leaders, financial and professional service providers, as well as renowned academics from related sectors, will participate in the event online or in person.
  • Carrie Lam, Chief Executive of the HKSAR, Dr Peter K N Lam, Chairman of the HKTDC, and Dr Soumya Swaminathan, Chief Scientist, World Health Organization (WHO), will address the Opening Session.
  • This will help industry participants to explore business opportunities and options in sustainable development.

Inaugural Asia Summit on Global Health held 24 November in hybrid format in Hong Kong

Tuesday, November 23, 2021 - 11:06am

HONG KONG, Nov. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Co-organised by the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) and the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), the inaugural Asia Summit on Global Health (ASGH) will take place on 24 November 2021 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC) in a hybrid format, offering both online and in-person participation.

Key Points: 
  • HONG KONG, Nov. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Co-organised by the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) and the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), the inaugural Asia Summit on Global Health (ASGH) will take place on 24 November 2021 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC) in a hybrid format, offering both online and in-person participation.
  • More than 70 speakers from around the world, including senior government officials, investors, influential business leaders, financial and professional service providers, as well as renowned academics from related sectors, will participate in the event online or in person.
  • Carrie Lam, Chief Executive of the HKSAR, Dr Peter K N Lam, Chairman of the HKTDC, and Dr Soumya Swaminathan, Chief Scientist, World Health Organization (WHO), will address the Opening Session.
  • This will help industry participants to explore business opportunities and options in sustainable development.

HKTDC Lifestyle Sourcing Show opens next Wednesday

Tuesday, November 23, 2021 - 8:00am

The HKTDC is staging the HKTDC Lifestyle Sourcing Show, a trade exhibition held in both online and physical formats that will showcase the latest toys, baby products, gifts and premium, houseware, optical products and wines.

Key Points: 
  • The HKTDC is staging the HKTDC Lifestyle Sourcing Show, a trade exhibition held in both online and physical formats that will showcase the latest toys, baby products, gifts and premium, houseware, optical products and wines.
  • The physical edition of the Lifestyle Sourcing Show at the HKCEC will display a range of consumer and lifestyle goods and solutions in a showcase format.
  • The HKTDC debuted its online-and-physical sourcing model at the International Sourcing Show from March to July this year.
  • The Lifestyle Sourcing Show will highlight a broad range of quality lifestyle products and solutions under four themes.

"Set Sail for GBA - Scheme for Financial Leaders of Tomorrow" Officially Kicked Off

Thursday, November 18, 2021 - 2:40pm

The Scheme aims at building a diverse platform for business leaders to directly interact with young people in Hong Kong.

Key Points: 
  • The Scheme aims at building a diverse platform for business leaders to directly interact with young people in Hong Kong.
  • Lasting for five months, students will join activities including sharing sessions with business leaders, soft-skill workshops, visits to local institutions and job-shadowing.
  • The First Sharing Session was also held right after the "Set Sail for GBA - Scheme for Financial Leaders of Tomorrow" Kick-off Ceremony.
  • The "Set Sail for GBA - Scheme for Financial Leaders of Tomorrow" will run for five months from now until March 2022.

CEE Digital Solutions Awards 2021 Intetics Inc. Recognized as a Top Solutions Provider

Friday, November 19, 2021 - 8:25pm

The event was limited to just 30 digital buyers and 60 digital services providers from CEE.

Key Points: 
  • The event was limited to just 30 digital buyers and 60 digital services providers from CEE.
  • The VIP Jury reviewed all Nominations - and Solutions Showcases - and cast a final vote on 9 November, after the CEE Showcase Solutions video presentations.
  • All in all, Intetics Inc. became a Top Solutions Provider Awardee of the CEE Digital Solutions Awards 2021.
  • CEE Digital Solutions Awards recognizes top companies who have produced unique digital solutions to business problems.

Total Construction Starts Soar in October

Wednesday, November 17, 2021 - 1:30pm

Total construction starts pushed 16% higher in October to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $1.01 trillion, according to Dodge Construction Network .

Key Points: 
  • Total construction starts pushed 16% higher in October to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $1.01 trillion, according to Dodge Construction Network .
  • Without these projects, total construction starts would have fallen 6% in October.
  • Below is the breakdown for construction starts:
    Nonbuilding construction starts rose 52% in October to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $268.4 billion.
  • Regionally, total construction starts improved in the South Central and West regions, while slipping in the Northeast, Midwest, and South Atlantic regions.

2021 Las Vegas Global Wine Awards Announces Winners

Thursday, November 18, 2021 - 2:04pm

LAS VEGAS, Nov. 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The results of the fourth annual Las Vegas Global Wine Awards were announced on November 18th, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • LAS VEGAS, Nov. 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The results of the fourth annual Las Vegas Global Wine Awards were announced on November 18th, 2021.
  • The competition was held October 11-13 at the Ahern Hotel & Convention Center in Las Vegas.
  • The Chairman's Award for Highest Score of the Competition went to mrang Winery of Stanwood, Washington for their 2020 Estate Grown Puget Sound Siegerrebe, with a score of 99 points, the highest score of any wine ever entered in the Las Vegas Global Wine Awards.
  • The Fifth Annual 2022 Las Vegas Global Wine Awards are scheduled for June of 2022.