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Evogene Financial Results and Earnings Announcement Schedule for the First Quarter of 2021

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - 12:00pm

b"REHOVOT, Israel, May 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Evogene Ltd. (NASDAQ: EVGN) (TASE: EVGN), a leading computational biology company aiming to revolutionize life-science product development across several market segments,announces today that it will release its financial results for the first quarter of 2021 on Wednesday, May 26th, 2021.

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  • b"REHOVOT, Israel, May 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Evogene Ltd. (NASDAQ: EVGN) (TASE: EVGN), a leading computational biology company aiming to revolutionize life-science product development across several market segments,announces today that it will release its financial results for the first quarter of 2021 on Wednesday, May 26th, 2021.
  • Mr. Ido Dor, Chief Executive Officer of Evogene's subsidiary, Lavie Bio Ltd., will join the conference call to discuss Lavie Bio's recent activity.\nOn the day of the announcement, the Company's management will host a conference call to discuss the results at 09:00 AM Eastern time, 16:00 Israel time.
  • To access the conference call, please dial +1-888-281-1167 toll free from the United States, or +972-3-918-0609 internationally.
  • To access the replay, please dial 1-888-326-9310 toll free from the United States, or +972-3-925-5901 internationally.

Zhang Yuzhuo, Chairman of Sinopec: Accelerating the World-class Brand Build up to Better Lead the High-quality Development of Enterprise

Tuesday, May 11, 2021 - 10:06am

b'BEIJING, May 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The "2021 China Brand Value Evaluation Information" released on May 9 amid the Fifth China Brand Day celebration, China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation (HKG: 0386, "Sinopec") ranks No.1 across the energy and chemical industry in China with a brand value of 308.59 billion yuan ($48.01 billion), a 9.491 billion yuan ($1.48 billion) growth compare to 2020.

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  • b'BEIJING, May 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The "2021 China Brand Value Evaluation Information" released on May 9 amid the Fifth China Brand Day celebration, China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation (HKG: 0386, "Sinopec") ranks No.1 across the energy and chemical industry in China with a brand value of 308.59 billion yuan ($48.01 billion), a 9.491 billion yuan ($1.48 billion) growth compare to 2020.
  • Brands value of its Easy Joy, Epec.com, Sinopec Lubricant Company, and Sinopec Donghai Asphalt raised significantly.\nAt the forum on China Corporate Brand Building held on May 10, Mr. Zhang Yuzhuo\'s keynote speech solemnly stated that Sinopec will accelerate to build a world-class independent brand to better lead the high-quality development of the enterprise.\nManufacturing capacity in China continues to grow and develop, showing vigorous vitality and creativity with increased number of Chinese brands going abroad.\nFor 38 years, Sinopec has emphasized on strengthening brand building and committed to bring the society cleaner, higher-end and more diverse energy and chemical products.
  • Fulfilled its brand promises with actions and responsibilities, Sinopec will continue to meet people\'s needs for better life and promote the company\'s brand value, reputation and influence.\n"Sinopec will step up in building a world-class brand, adhering to the brand value proposition of \'Innovation leads the future of the industry, creating better life with responsibility," as well as making the brand slogan of \'Cleaner Energy, Better Life\' deeply rooted in customers\' hearts, entering thousands upon thousands of households as a responsible international enterprise," said Zhang Yuzhuo, chairman of Sinopec.\nIn the future, Sinopec will Implement the brand strategy vigorously and firmly establish the concept of "quality is always one step ahead" and "every drop of oil is a promise" to highlight Sinopec\'s commitment to quality first, speeding up the promotion of brand vitality.
  • Its principal operations include the exploration and production, pipeline transportation and sale of petroleum and natural gas; the sale, storage and transportation of petroleum products, petrochemical products, coal chemical products, synthetic fiber, fertilizer and other chemical products; the import and export, including an import and export agency business, of petroleum, natural gas, petroleum products, petrochemical and chemical products, and other commodities and technologies; and research, development and application of technologies and information.\nSinopec sets \'fueling beautiful life\' as its corporate mission, puts \'people, responsibility, integrity, precision, innovation and win-win\' as its corporate core values, pursues strategies of value-orientation, innovation-driven development, integrated resource allocation, open cooperation, and green and low-carbon growth, and strives to achieve its corporate vision of building a world leading energy and chemical company.\nView original content to download multimedia: http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/zhang-yuzhuo-chairman-of-sinopec...\n'

Mayfair Gold Appoints Douglas Cater to Board of Directors

Wednesday, May 5, 2021 - 1:00pm

Cater is a professional geologist who has worked extensively across Canada and internationally for more than 35 years, with a particular focus on the Timmins gold camp.

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  • Cater is a professional geologist who has worked extensively across Canada and internationally for more than 35 years, with a particular focus on the Timmins gold camp.
  • His most recent executive position was Vice President, Exploration (Canada) with Kirkland Lake Gold Ltd. Mr. Cater is also a director of Sierra Metals Inc. and Harte Gold Corp. and a Technical Adviser to Prosper Gold Corp.\nIn welcoming Mr. Cater, Mayfair President and CEO Patrick Evans noted: \xe2\x80\x9cDoug\xe2\x80\x99s exceptional experience as a gold geologist and his strong governance experience add to the strength of Mayfair\xe2\x80\x99s diverse Board.
  • His guidance and support will be enormously valuable as we continue to develop our flagship Fenn-Gib gold project.\xe2\x80\x9d\nMr.
  • Cater commented: \xe2\x80\x9cI\xe2\x80\x99m very pleased to join the Mayfair Gold team.

Advance Gold Adds Gennen McDowall to Board of Directors and Sets Options

Tuesday, May 4, 2021 - 6:12pm

b'Kamloops, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - May 4, 2021) - Advance Gold Corp. (TSXV: AAX) ("Advance Gold" or "the Company") is pleased to announce that Gennen McDowall has joined the board of directors.\nGennen McDowall is a geophysicist with over 40 years of international mining exploration experience.

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  • b'Kamloops, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - May 4, 2021) - Advance Gold Corp. (TSXV: AAX) ("Advance Gold" or "the Company") is pleased to announce that Gennen McDowall has joined the board of directors.\nGennen McDowall is a geophysicist with over 40 years of international mining exploration experience.
  • We have exploration projects underway in Mexico for gold, silver and lithium, as well as in Kenya for gold.
  • In addition, Advance Gold holds an 11.45% interest in strategic claims in the Liranda Corridor in Kenya, East Africa.
  • The remaining 88.55% of the Kakamega project is held by Shanta Gold Limited (project previously owned by Barrick Gold Corporation, for details see Advance Gold News Release dated 2020-08-26).

Kinross to redeem $500 million in Senior Notes on June 1, 2021

Thursday, April 29, 2021 - 12:30pm

)\nTORONTO, April 29, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kinross Gold Corporation (TSX:K; NYSE:KGC) (\xe2\x80\x9cKinross\xe2\x80\x9d) announced today it will redeem all of the outstanding 5.125% Senior Notes due September 1, 2021 (the \xe2\x80\x9cNotes\xe2\x80\x9d), which have an aggregate principal amount of $500 million, on June 1, 2021 (the \xe2\x80\x9cRedemption Date\xe2\x80\x9d).\nThe Notes will be redeemed at a redemption price equal to the principal amount of the outstanding Notes plus accrued and unpaid interest to, but not including, the Redemption Date, in accordance with the terms of the Notes.

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  • )\nTORONTO, April 29, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kinross Gold Corporation (TSX:K; NYSE:KGC) (\xe2\x80\x9cKinross\xe2\x80\x9d) announced today it will redeem all of the outstanding 5.125% Senior Notes due September 1, 2021 (the \xe2\x80\x9cNotes\xe2\x80\x9d), which have an aggregate principal amount of $500 million, on June 1, 2021 (the \xe2\x80\x9cRedemption Date\xe2\x80\x9d).\nThe Notes will be redeemed at a redemption price equal to the principal amount of the outstanding Notes plus accrued and unpaid interest to, but not including, the Redemption Date, in accordance with the terms of the Notes.
  • Interest on the Notes will cease to accrue from and after the Redemption Date.\nAfter the Notes are redeemed, $1,250 million in aggregate principal amount of Kinross Senior Notes will remain outstanding, with the next maturity date on March 15, 2024 for $500 million in aggregate principal amount.\nQuestions regarding the redemption of the Notes issued by Kinross should be directed to Wells Fargo Bank, N.A.
  • Our focus is on delivering value based on the core principles of operational excellence, balance sheet strength, disciplined growth and responsible mining.
  • Kinross maintains listings on the Toronto Stock Exchange (symbol:K) and the New York Stock Exchange (symbol:KGC).\n'

Golden Star Reports on First Quarter 2021 Results and Conference Call

Monday, April 26, 2021 - 12:00pm

b'TORONTO, April 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -Golden Star Resources Ltd. (NYSE American: GSS) (TSX: GSC) (GSE:GSR)("GoldenStar" or the "Company") is scheduled to release its first quarter 2021 financial results after market close on Wednesday, May 5, 2021, and will conduct a conference call and webcast to discuss these results on Thursday, May 6, 2021 at 10.00 am (Eastern Time).\nA replay of the webcast will be available on the Company\'s website: www.gsr.com following the call.\nGolden Star is an established gold mining company that owns and operates the Wassa underground mine in the Western Region of Ghana, West Africa.

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  • b'TORONTO, April 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -Golden Star Resources Ltd. (NYSE American: GSS) (TSX: GSC) (GSE:GSR)("GoldenStar" or the "Company") is scheduled to release its first quarter 2021 financial results after market close on Wednesday, May 5, 2021, and will conduct a conference call and webcast to discuss these results on Thursday, May 6, 2021 at 10.00 am (Eastern Time).\nA replay of the webcast will be available on the Company\'s website: www.gsr.com following the call.\nGolden Star is an established gold mining company that owns and operates the Wassa underground mine in the Western Region of Ghana, West Africa.
  • Listed on the NYSE American, the Toronto Stock Exchange and the Ghanaian Stock Exchange, Golden Star is focused on delivering strong margins and free cash flow from the Wassa mine.
  • As the winner of the Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada 2018 Environmental and Social Responsibility Award, Golden Star remains committed to leaving a positive and sustainable legacy in its areas of operation.\nView original content to download multimedia: http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/golden-star-reports-on-first-qua...\nSOURCE Golden Star Resources Ltd.\n'

China Unicom (Hong Kong) Limited 2020 Annual Report on Form 20-F Filed With the SEC

Thursday, April 22, 2021 - 2:14am

b"China Unicom (Hong Kong) Limited and its subsidiaries (\xe2\x80\x9cChina Unicom\xe2\x80\x9d or \xe2\x80\x9cthe Company\xe2\x80\x9d and \xe2\x80\x9cthe Group\xe2\x80\x9d) (HKEx: 0762; NYSE: CHU*) announced that the Company filed its Annual Report on Form 20-F for the year ended December 31, 2020 (the \xe2\x80\x9c2020 Form 20-F\xe2\x80\x9d) with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (the \xe2\x80\x9cSEC\xe2\x80\x9d).\nThe 2020 Form 20-F is available on the Investor Relations section of the Company\xe2\x80\x99s website at https://www.chinaunicom.com.hk and on the SEC\xe2\x80\x99s website at https://www.sec.gov .

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  • b"China Unicom (Hong Kong) Limited and its subsidiaries (\xe2\x80\x9cChina Unicom\xe2\x80\x9d or \xe2\x80\x9cthe Company\xe2\x80\x9d and \xe2\x80\x9cthe Group\xe2\x80\x9d) (HKEx: 0762; NYSE: CHU*) announced that the Company filed its Annual Report on Form 20-F for the year ended December 31, 2020 (the \xe2\x80\x9c2020 Form 20-F\xe2\x80\x9d) with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (the \xe2\x80\x9cSEC\xe2\x80\x9d).\nThe 2020 Form 20-F is available on the Investor Relations section of the Company\xe2\x80\x99s website at https://www.chinaunicom.com.hk and on the SEC\xe2\x80\x99s website at https://www.sec.gov .
  • Shareholders may also request a hard copy of the Company\xe2\x80\x99s complete audited financial statements, free of charge, by contacting the Company at Investor Relations Department:\n*Based on the Executive Order 13959 issued on 12 November 2020 by the former President of the United States and the guidance by the US Department of Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control, NYSE staff determined to commence proceedings to delist the Company's ADSs and suspended trading in the Company's ADSs from 11 January 2021.
  • In order to protect the interests of the Company and its shareholders, on 20 January 2021, the Company filed with the NYSE a written request for a review of the determination by a Committee of the Board of Directors of the NYSE.
  • Please refer to the Company's announcement dated 21 January 2021 for details.\nView source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210421006112/en/\n"

Spintly Lands Global Investment With Silicon Valley’s RiSo Capital as Lead Investor

Wednesday, April 21, 2021 - 1:05pm

b'SaaS-based physical security and smart building start-up, Spintly , has raised seed funding led by RiSo Capital, Silicon Valley , along with SucSEED Innovation Fund , India and Nikhand Investments LLC, Chicago.\nSpintly was founded in 2017 by two experienced entrepreneurs, Rohin Parkar and Malcolm Dsouza .

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  • b'SaaS-based physical security and smart building start-up, Spintly , has raised seed funding led by RiSo Capital, Silicon Valley , along with SucSEED Innovation Fund , India and Nikhand Investments LLC, Chicago.\nSpintly was founded in 2017 by two experienced entrepreneurs, Rohin Parkar and Malcolm Dsouza .
  • Parkar worked in Silicon Valley at Broadcom, Nokia, and Motorola while Dsouza worked with Nokia in the field of wireless technology, firmware and software development.
  • \xe2\x80\x9cWe believe in Spintly\xe2\x80\x99s ability to deliver hassle-free keyless door access that will accelerate the industry\xe2\x80\x99s transition to the fully wireless smart building.
  • Through its U.S. presence, Spintly seeks to foster key collaborations and partnerships in Silicon Valley and beyond to scale the Spintly access control platform.\nProgress since Spintly\xe2\x80\x99s last round of funding in April 2020 includes:\n'

Biomica to Present at Jefferies Microbiome-Based Therapeutics Summit, on April 22nd, 2021

Monday, April 19, 2021 - 12:00pm

b'REHOVOT, Israel, April 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Biomica Ltd ., an emerging biopharmaceutical company developing innovative microbiome-based therapeutics, and a subsidiary of Evogene Ltd. (NASDAQ: EVGN) (TASE: EVGN), today announced that Dr. Elran Haber, Chief Executive Officer ofBiomica, will present at the Jefferies Microbiome-Based Therapeutics Summit being held onThursday, April 22, 2021.\nDr.

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  • b'REHOVOT, Israel, April 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Biomica Ltd ., an emerging biopharmaceutical company developing innovative microbiome-based therapeutics, and a subsidiary of Evogene Ltd. (NASDAQ: EVGN) (TASE: EVGN), today announced that Dr. Elran Haber, Chief Executive Officer ofBiomica, will present at the Jefferies Microbiome-Based Therapeutics Summit being held onThursday, April 22, 2021.\nDr.
  • Biomica aims to identify and characterize disease-related microbiome entities and to develop novel therapeutics based on these understandings.
  • The company is focused on the development of therapies for antibiotic resistant bacteria, immuno-oncology, and microbiome-related gastrointestinal (GI) disorders.
  • Biomica is a subsidiary of Evogene Ltd. (NASDAQ: EVGN, TASE: EVGN).

PTC Set to Join S&P 500; Lattice Semiconductor & Progyny to Join S&P MidCap 400; Domtar to Join S&P SmallCap 600

Thursday, April 15, 2021 - 11:03pm

b'NEW YORK, April 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --S&P Dow Jones Indices will make the following changes to the S&P 500, S&P MidCap 400, and S&P SmallCap 600 effective prior to the open of trading on Tuesday, April 20:\nS&P MidCap 400 constituent PTC Inc. (NASD:PTC) will replace Varian Medical Systems Inc. (NYSE:VAR) in the S&P 500, and Lattice Semiconductor Co. (NASD:LSCC) will replace PTC in the S&P MidCap 400.

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  • b'NEW YORK, April 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --S&P Dow Jones Indices will make the following changes to the S&P 500, S&P MidCap 400, and S&P SmallCap 600 effective prior to the open of trading on Tuesday, April 20:\nS&P MidCap 400 constituent PTC Inc. (NASD:PTC) will replace Varian Medical Systems Inc. (NYSE:VAR) in the S&P 500, and Lattice Semiconductor Co. (NASD:LSCC) will replace PTC in the S&P MidCap 400.
  • Siemens Healthineers AG (XETR: SHL) acquired Varian Medical Systems Inc. in a deal that closed today, April 15.\nProgyny Inc. (NASD:PGNY) will replace Domtar Corp. (NYSE:UFS) in the S&P MidCap 400, and Domtar will replace NIC Inc. (NASD:EGOV) in the S&P SmallCap 600.
  • S&P 500 constituent Tyler Technologies Inc. (NYSE:TYL) is acquiring NIC in a deal expected to close soon pending final conditions.
  • Domtar has a market capitalization more representative of the small-cap market space.\nFollowing is a summary of the changes that will take place prior to the open of trading on the effective date:\n'