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Summit Healthcare Acquisition Corp. Announces the Separate Trading of its Class A Ordinary Shares and Warrants Commencing July 30, 2021

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 1:00pm

Summit Healthcare Acquisition Corp. (the Company) announced today that, commencing July 30, 2021, holders of the units sold in the Companys initial public offering of 20,000,000 units, completed on June 11, 2021, may elect to separately trade the shares of Class A ordinary shares and warrants included in the units.

Key Points: 
  • Summit Healthcare Acquisition Corp. (the Company) announced today that, commencing July 30, 2021, holders of the units sold in the Companys initial public offering of 20,000,000 units, completed on June 11, 2021, may elect to separately trade the shares of Class A ordinary shares and warrants included in the units.
  • No fractional warrants will be issued upon separation of the units and only whole warrants will trade.
  • Holders of units will need to have their brokers contact Continental Stock Transfer & Trust Company, the Companys transfer agent, in order to separate the units into Class A ordinary shares and warrants.
  • Summit Healthcare Acquisition Corp. was formed for the purpose of effecting a merger, share exchange, asset acquisition, share purchase, reorganization or similar business combination with one or more businesses.

MOVE Network Showcases Partnerships with UCOLLEX at Ani-Com HK 2021

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 2:00pm

Hong Kong, SAR--(Newsfile Corp. - July 26, 2021) - MOVE Network , the NFT aggregator, kick-started its collaboration with UCOLLEX at the 22nd Annual ACGHK Expo 23-26 July 2021.

Key Points: 
  • Hong Kong, SAR--(Newsfile Corp. - July 26, 2021) - MOVE Network , the NFT aggregator, kick-started its collaboration with UCOLLEX at the 22nd Annual ACGHK Expo 23-26 July 2021.
  • ACGHK is an expo that showcases a wide selection of animations, comics, games, e-sports, toys, figures, and collectibles.
  • The MOVE Network x UCOLLEX booth held pride of place at the front of the ACG2021 event stage.
  • The strategic partnership between MOVE Network and UCOLLEX is yet another celebration for the MOVE Network community.

Hong Kong Jewellery Design Competition winning pieces on display at Jewellery Show

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 11:00am

In advance of the twin jewellery shows, the results of the 22nd Hong Kong Jewellery Design Competition were announced, throwing the spotlight on the creative flair of local jewellery designers.

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  • In advance of the twin jewellery shows, the results of the 22nd Hong Kong Jewellery Design Competition were announced, throwing the spotlight on the creative flair of local jewellery designers.
  • Organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), the HKTDC Hong Kong International Jewellery Show and HKTDC Hong Kong International Diamond, Gem & Pearl Show opened at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC) yesterday.
  • The winning pieces are now on display at the Jewellery Show (Hall 3E Concourse) to showcase the ingenuity of original Hong Kong designs to jewellery buyers and exhibitors.
  • Jointly organised by the HKTDC, the Hong Kong Jewellers' & Goldsmiths' Association, Hong Kong Jewellery & Jade Manufacturers Association, Hong Kong Jewelry Manufacturers' Association and the Diamond Federation of Hong Kong, China, the Hong Kong Jewellery Design Competition aims to enhance the design quality of the local jewellery industry, identify talent, and promote Hong Kong's outstanding jewellery collections to local and international buyers.

BeiGene Announces Approval in Canada of BRUKINSA® (Zanubrutinib) for the Treatment of Patients with Mantle Cell Lymphoma

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 12:00pm

This is the second approval for BRUKINSA in Canada, following its initial approval in March 2021 for adult patients with Waldenstrms macroglobulinemia (WM).

Key Points: 
  • This is the second approval for BRUKINSA in Canada, following its initial approval in March 2021 for adult patients with Waldenstrms macroglobulinemia (WM).
  • Todays approval in Canada for patients with MCL follows its approval for patients with WM earlier in the year, where Canada was the first country to grant approval for BRUKINSA in patients with WM, said Jane Huang, M.D., Chief Medical Officer, Hematology, BeiGene.
  • The approval of BRUKINSA as a second line therapy is positive news for patients undergoing treatment for mantle cell lymphoma, said Antonella Rizza, Chief Executive Officer at Lymphoma Canada.
  • The Health Canada approval for BRUKINSA in MCL is based on efficacy results from two single-arm clinical trials.

HKTDC Twin Jewellery Events Open in Hong Kong

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 7:52am

The HKTDC Hong Kong International Jewellery Show and HKTDC Hong Kong International Diamond, Gem & Pearl Show, opened on 25 July at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC) and will run until 29 July.

Key Points: 
  • The HKTDC Hong Kong International Jewellery Show and HKTDC Hong Kong International Diamond, Gem & Pearl Show, opened on 25 July at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC) and will run until 29 July.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210725005042/en/
    The HKTDC Hong Kong International Jewellery Show and the HKTDC Hong Kong International Diamond, Gem & Pearl Show, organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), take place on 25-29 July 2021 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC), helping jewellers capture business opportunities as the pandemic continues.
  • HKTDC Deputy Executive Director Benjamin Chau said: The HKTDC twin jewellery shows provide a one-stop marketing and sourcing platform to showcase the latest and finest jewellery items as well as raw materials, helping Hong Kong to maintain its position as a trading and sourcing hub for this important sector.
  • Hong Kong International Jewellery Show: hkjewelleryshow.hktdc.com
    View source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210725005042/en/

IMS Digital Ventures Leads US$ 1.5M Pre-Seed Round of Cybertech Company OwlGaze

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 6:15am
Key Points: 
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210725005022/en/
    Dennis Plomp (l), Anastasios Papadopoulos (standing) and Ralph Chammah, CEO OwlGaze (r).
  • Earlier this month, OwlGaze successfully closed a US$ 1.5M pre-Seed round, which was led by IMS.
  • IMS Digital Ventures is the venture building arm of IMS, Hong Kongs leading Digital Transformation Agency with over 300 employees in Hong Kong, Guangzhou, Shanghai and Singapore.
  • At IMS Digital Ventures, we build revolutionary new ventures with Asias most influential corporations and disruptive entrepreneurs.

DigitalBridge Announces Acquisition of Leading Asian Data Center Business

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 5:41am

DigitalBridge Group, Inc. (DigitalBridge) (NYSE: DBRG) today announced the acquisition of the data center business of PCCW Ltd. by funds affiliated with DigitalBridges investment management platform.

Key Points: 
  • DigitalBridge Group, Inc. (DigitalBridge) (NYSE: DBRG) today announced the acquisition of the data center business of PCCW Ltd. by funds affiliated with DigitalBridges investment management platform.
  • As an experienced investor in the global data center sector, DigitalBridges expertise investing in, building, and operating data centers to the highest standards aligns perfectly with PCCW DCs next stage of development, said Marc Ganzi, President and CEO of DigitalBridge.
  • They are already a leading operator in the region and are poised for significant growth, with a strong development pipeline and considerable expansion capacity.
  • DigitalBridge (NYSE: DBRG) is a leading global digital infrastructure REIT.

italki Celebrates 14th Anniversary

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 2:00pm

HONG KONG, July 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- italki , the community-driven language education platform that connects language learners and lovers, is celebrating its 14th anniversary onJuly 30.This is the first time that italki celebrates its anniversary by giving away free coupons and organizing a social media campaign that highlights stories from users who have enjoyed years of language learning and connecting with others through italki.

Key Points: 
  • HONG KONG, July 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- italki , the community-driven language education platform that connects language learners and lovers, is celebrating its 14th anniversary onJuly 30.This is the first time that italki celebrates its anniversary by giving away free coupons and organizing a social media campaign that highlights stories from users who have enjoyed years of language learning and connecting with others through italki.
  • Everyone has the chance to learn new languages and build connections with people from other cultures,"said Kevin Chen, CEO of italki.
  • Kevin Chen said,"On our 14th anniversary, we're inviting you to celebrate with us,because you're italki too, and we couldn't have done it without you."
  • With over 5 million students and 15,000 high-quality teachers teaching more than 130 languages, italki helps everyone with their journey to fluency.

QNET Launches 150Th Anniversary Collection Of Swiss Watch Brand Bernhard H Mayer

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 1:47pm

HONG KONG, July 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --QNET, the Hong Kong based e-commerce powered direct selling company, which is the exclusive distributor of luxury Swiss Watch brand Bernhard H. Mayer announced the launch of a limited-edition collection to mark the luxury watch maker's 150th anniversary.

Key Points: 
  • HONG KONG, July 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --QNET, the Hong Kong based e-commerce powered direct selling company, which is the exclusive distributor of luxury Swiss Watch brand Bernhard H. Mayer announced the launch of a limited-edition collection to mark the luxury watch maker's 150th anniversary.
  • The Bernhard H. Mayer brand has its origins in a family-owned company that began in 1871 in Pforzheim, Germany, a small city that became renowned for its jewellery and watch making industry.
  • Bernhard H. Mayer is part of the Federation of the Swiss Watch Industry (FH) whose members must adhere to the Gold Standard of the watchmaking industry.
  • All Bernhard H. Mayer watches feature the "Swiss Made" label and are made according to FH requirements and standards.

FountainCap Wins Asset Management Company of the Year Award for the Fourth Year

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 12:17pm

HONG KONG, July 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --FountainCap Research & Investment (Hong Kong) Co., Ltd. ("FountainCap") has won its fourth Asset Management Company of the Year China Offshore Equity Highly Commended award from The Asset magazine's Triple A Sustainable Investing Awards.

Key Points: 
  • HONG KONG, July 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --FountainCap Research & Investment (Hong Kong) Co., Ltd. ("FountainCap") has won its fourth Asset Management Company of the Year China Offshore Equity Highly Commended award from The Asset magazine's Triple A Sustainable Investing Awards.
  • Despite all the challenges, FountainCap successfully navigated through 2020 generating one of the best performances since the company's inception and saw its AUM grow to US$1.5 billion by end of 2020.
  • The milestone reflects FountainCap's years of hard work and commitment to building a premium China-focused asset management company.
  • Since inception, FountainCap has delivered consistent results for global investors through its in-depth fundamental research and long-term investment philosophy.