Datamars Acquires Kippy – Advanced Tracking Technology Offers Pet Owners Peace of Mind

LAMONE, SWITZERLAND, Jun 1, 2023 – (ACN Newswire via – Datamars, a leading Swiss global supplier of high-performance identification and data-based management solutions for the companion animal, livestock and textile markets, has acquired Kippy S.r.l., the successful GPS tracker and activity monitoring solution for pets, as a natural expansion of its existing offering to […]

Toyota Ramps Up Commitment to Electrification with U.S. BEV Production and Additional Battery Plant Investment

PLANO, Texas, May 31, 2023 – (ACN Newswire via – Advancing its commitment to vehicle electrification and building where it sells, Toyota will assemble an all-new, three-row, battery electric SUV at Toyota Kentucky starting in 2025. The company’s first U.S.-assembled BEV will be powered by batteries from Toyota North Carolina. The new battery plant, […]

HK should spearhead use of a World Currency Unit

President Xi Jinping proposed the Belt and Road Initiative 10 years ago. Since then, he has made several other initiatives, including the Global Development Initiative, the Global Security Initiative, and the latest Global Civilization Initiative.  All this, simply put, reflects President Xi’s commitment to globalism, which is the view that we all live on Spaceship […]

DC reform helps complete results-oriented governing framework in HK

The District Councils (Amendment) Bill 2023 was gazetted on May 30 and has been introduced into the Legislative Council for first and second readings, following a public consultation, during which around 99 percent of the residents who responded said they support the proposed district council reform.  According to the reform plan, the seventh-term district councils […]

G7 ‘de-risking’ policy risky for Sino-US ties

(SONG CHEN / CHINA DAILY) The recent G7 summit in Hiroshima, Japan, concluded with the release of a Leaders' Communique, which among other things, said the Western powers "stand together" on nine "elements underpinning" their respective relations with China, apart from claiming that "there is no legal basis for China's expansive maritime claims in the […]

From demographic dividend to talent dividend

(JIN DING / CHINA DAILY) Population aging is a distinct demographic phenomenon in the 21st century, with declining fertility and increasing life expectancy combining to raise the share of elderly people in the total population of many countries. But unlike in Western developed countries, China's total fertility rate has declined drastically within a short period […]

Asia: A constructive growth story

We have been constructive on Asia's growth outlook, arguing that 2023 will be a year of rapid disinflation and growth outperformance. However, investors tend to view Asia as a derivative of the US business cycle due to its export dependency. They also tend to under-appreciate the domestic demand that Asian economies can generate in this […]

US seeks to smear China’s peace brokering

While China's special representative for Eurasian affairs Li Hui was shuttling from Ukraine to Poland, France, Germany and Russia to thread the needle for a peaceful resolution to the Ukraine crisis, some media outlets in the United States kept pouring dirty water on his efforts in a bid to smear China's pro-peace efforts by claiming […]

Launch signals wider-opening space sector

The Shenzhou XVI manned spaceship, atop a Long March-2F carrier rocket, blasts off from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in northwest China, May 30, 2023. (PHOTO / XINHUA) Traditionally, China's astronauts are selected from among fighter plane pilots with ample flying experience, as they can control the machinery and have the training to stay calm […]

OLON 進軍 ADC 市場

OLON ENTERS IN ADC MARKET Olon facility 意大利米蘭, June 01, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via — OLON Group 是為 CDMO 和普通市場開發和生產有效藥劑成分 (API) 的全球領先企業,該公司於近日…

Toyota Announces Changes to Organizational Structure and Senior Professionals/Senior Management

Toyota City, Japan, May 31, 2023 – (JCN Newswire via – On July 1, Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) intends to make the following organizational and senior professional/senior management changes. Organizational changes – Hydrogen Factory will be newly established as a dedicated organization to accelerate customer-oriented product development and production in fuel cell or hydrogen-related […]

MHI: Continuation of Maintenance of Manila MRT-3 in the Philippines

TOKYO, May 31, 2023 – (JCN Newswire via – Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) and its group company TES Philippines Inc. (TESP) (hereinafter, collectively referred to as “MHI Group”) and Sumitomo Corporation have been providing rehabilitation and maintenance services for the Manila Metro Rail Transit System Line 3 in the Philippines’ Manila metropolitan area […]

Mitsubishi Motors to Unveil an All-New Compact SUV in Indonesia in August – Equipped with a New Automotive Sound System as a Collaboration with Yamaha

TOKYO, May 31, 2023 – (JCN Newswire via – Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (hereafter, Mitsubishi Motors) will premiere an all-new compact SUV at the 30th GAIKINDO Indonesia International Auto Show to be held this August*. The all-new compact SUV is the first of the new Mitsubishi SUVs to enter the ASEAN market, one of the […]

HKTDC T-box programme launches new stream

HONG KONG, May 31, 2023 – (ACN Newswire via – The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) will add a support stream to its Transformation Sandbox (T-box) programme to help Hong Kong companies integrate environmental, social and governance (ESG) initiatives into business. The new stream is expected to organise 100 free consultation meetings and […]

Society Pass Inc (Nasdaq: SOPA)/Thoughtful Media Group Inc Acquires Newave Strategic, leading Indonesia-based KOL Management Agency; Onboards +10,000 Indonesia-based Influencers

Thoughtful Media Group Inc acquires second company in Indonesia, Newave Strategic, a leading KOL management agency in Indonesia TMG onboards +10,000 Indonesia-based influencers onto its digital advertising platform with acquisition Post acquisition, Newave is re-branded as Thoughtful Media Indonesia and its leadership and employees are fully integrated into Thoughtful Media regional operating structure Thoughtful Media […]

India to host SCO summit in virtual format in July

Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Qin Gang (fourth right) attends the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) foreign ministers' meeting in Goa, India, May 5, 2023. (PHOTO / XINHUA) NEW DELHI – India will host a summit of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) in a virtual format in July, the external affairs ministry said on Tuesday, […]

Nepali PM leaves for 4-day visit to India

This photo shows the newly constructed Indian parliament in New Delhi on May 26, 2023. (PHOTO / AFP) KATHMANDU — Nepali Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal left for a four-day visit to India on Wednesday afternoon, with a number of deals expected to be inked during the tour. Dahal is leading a delegation comprising nearly […]

New Zealand-Britain FTA takes effect

New Zealand's Prime Minister Chris Hipkins reacts as he speaks to the press following a meeting with Britain's Prime Minister at Number 10 Downing Street, in London on May 5, 2023. (PHOTO / AFP) WELLINGTON – The New Zealand-Britain Free Trade Agreement has entered into force from Wednesday. The benefits which begin flowing from the […]

CleverTap launches local deployment of its SaaS platform in Indonesia

Mountain View, Calif., Indonesia, May 31, 2023 – (ACN Newswire via – CleverTap, the leading global B2B SaaS platform for customer engagement and retention, has made its platform available within Indonesia through data centers hosted on Amazon Web Services (AWS), an, Inc. company (NASDAQ: AMZN). It will help CleverTap customers operating within the […]

The 5th PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards (Greater Niseko) 2023 celebrate popularity of Japan’s alpine market

TOKYO, May 31, 2023 – (ACN Newswire via – Organisers of the PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards have opened the call for entries for Greater Niseko at an opportune time for the world-renowned Japanese holiday property market. The 5th PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards (Greater Niseko) is now open for entries until 15 September 2023 The […]

Tokenovate and GMEX ZERO13 Enable Execution of World’s First Smart Legal Contract for Voluntary Carbon Credit Derivatives Trades using ISDA Definitions

LONDON, May 31, 2023 – (ACN Newswire via – Tokenovate, a financial services company providing distributed financial market infrastructure (dFMI) enabling programmatic lifecycle event management of the pre-trade to post-trade workflow for OTC and Exchange traded derivatives, and ZERO13, a GMEX Group initiative, providing a digital climate fintech aggregation ecosystem announce the successful execution […]

China Medical System: An Innovative Drug, ILUMETRI ‘Tildrakizumab Injection’ Approved for Marketing in China

CMS is pleased to announce the NDA of Tildrakizumab Injection under the brand name of ILUMETRI, a monoclonal antibody specifically targeting the p19 subunit of IL-23, has been approved in China. ILUMETRI is indicated for the treatment of adults with moderate-to-severe plaque psoriasis who are candidates for systemic therapy or phototherapy. The extended study of […]