Compact CO2 Capture System Receives “Awards for Excellence” at the 2022 Nikkei Excellent Products and Services Awards

TOKYO, Feb 1, 2023 – (JCN Newswire via – Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) received the “Awards for Excellence” at the 2022 Nikkei Excellent Products and Services Awards sponsored by Nikkei Inc., for its compact CO2 capture system developed for wide range of industries. The awards ceremony was held today at The Okura Tokyo […]

Health chief flags overhaul of Australia’s healthcare scheme

A customer browses at a supplements outlet in Sydney. From 2015 to 2017, Chinese investment in Australia’s healthcare sector totaled A$5.5 billion, concentrated in the country’s health supplement and healthcare service delivery sectors. (PHOTO / AFP) CANBERRA — Australia's Health Minister Mark Butler has flagged a major overhaul of the country's universal health care scheme. […]

Impro: Share price of U.S. peer up nearly 300% in three years. Impro issues positive profit alert with extremely low comparable valuation

HONG KONG, Jan 16, 2023 – (ACN Newswire via – The latest macro data published by the U.S. is not ideal. The market expects the Fed will continue to raise interest rates through to the end of 2023. By then, the federal funds rate may reach 4.9% and the higher interest rate level will […]

Israel’s top judge: Govt judicial reform will crush justice system

Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu leads a weekly cabinet meeting at the Prime Minister's office in Jerusalem, on Jan 8, 2023. (RONEN ZVULUN / POOL / AFP) JERUSALEM – The president of Israel's Supreme Court on Thursday said that a judicial reform plan proposed by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's government would crush the justice system […]

Why is judicial independence unaffected by NPCSC interpretation?

The National People’s Congress Standing Committee’s interpretation of the National Security Law for Hong Kong will not jeopardize Hong Kong’s judicial independence and should not affect the city’s rule of law.  More important, it does not have any adverse effect on the special administrative region’s much valued protection of human rights.    Wikipedia is a […]

COVID relaxations right step to normalcy

The central government recently announced a nationwide relaxation of COVID-19 policies amid a waning pandemic. The new round of policy changes was greeted with gushing approval in the Chinese mainland where watertight anti-pandemic restrictions over the last two years have protected citizens from the high death tolls largely seen in Western communities. Technocrats of the […]

Hitachi Energy to help French city of Clermont-Ferrand electrify its bus network and progress towards carbon neutrality

ZURICH, SWITZERLAND, Dec 20, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via – Hitachi Energy, a global technology leader that is advancing a sustainable energy future for all, recently announced it has won an order to supply its Grid- eMotion Flash ultrafast charging system for the two busiest bus routes in the city of Clermont- Ferrand, central […]

Report: Australian migration system in need of major overhaul

This picture taken on Aug 21, 2021 shows workers walking along George Street in Sydney. (DAVID GRAY / AFP) CANBERRA – The Australian government has been urged to make sweeping changes to the country's migration system. In a submission to a parliamentary inquiry into the migration system, leading think tank the Grattan Institute warned current […]

Olympus to Join Government Project to Verify Dissemination of Endoscopic AI Diagnosis in Vietnam

TOKYO, Dec 6, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via – Olympus Corporation (Olympus), a global medtech company committed to making people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling, today announced their part in a project in cooperation with the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications of Japan (MIC), entitled, “Survey Study for International Expansion of Endoscopes […]

Strategic vision, new policies for prevention-oriented healthcare

The Hong Kong Special Administrative Region government has announced policies that promote primary healthcare development at all levels of the health system in the 2022 Policy Address. Some notable announcements include the establishment of the Primary Healthcare Authority at the governance level for coordination; the enhancement of the existing Elderly Health Care Voucher Scheme to […]

Skill Labs Releases Revolutionary Achievement System for Gamers in Traditional and Blockchain Games

New York, NY, November 26, 2022 – (SEAPRWire) – Skill Labs is a one-stop gaming platform for all users trying to plug into the GameFi world.  Recently, the team has implemented a real-time dashboard for GameFi users to help them decide whether to join a game and now they are moving forward by releasing a new feature – […]

MHI Group Launches Phase 2 of Demonstration Testing of Automated Valet Parking System Using AGV Robots

TOKYO, Nov 18, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via – Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Machinery Systems, Ltd. today launched Phase 2 of demonstration testing of an automated valet parking system at Shisui Premium Outlets’, an outlet mall located in Chiba Prefecture. The system employs automated guided vehicle (AGV) robots, dubbed […]

MHI Group Delivers Two Large-Capacity Centrifugal Chillers for Singapore’s Marina Bay District Cooling System

TOKYO, Oct 4, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via – Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group companies – Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Thermal Systems, Ltd. (MHI Thermal Systems) and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Asia Pacific Pte. Ltd. (MHI-AP) – have jointly delivered two large-capacity centrifugal chillers for a large-scale district cooling system in Singapore’s Marina Bay as part […]

“One country, two systems” unleashes vitality in HK’s development

This year’s National Day marks the first celebration of our nation’s birthday since the implementation of the new electoral system in Hong Kong.  The past decade has seen abrupt changes in our country’s internal and external environment, and Hong Kong has undergone ups and downs including unforgettably tumultuous times in 2014 and 2019. Thanks to […]

S’pore’s Balakrishnan: Uphold multilateral system amid challenges

In this file photo dated April 4, 2022, Singapore's Minister of Foreign Affairs Vivian Balakrishnan gives a press statement with German Foreign Minister in the Foreign Office in Berlin, Germany. (TOBIAS SCHWARZ / POOL / AFP) UNITED NATIONS – Singaporean Foreign Minister Vivian Balakrishnan on Saturday stressed the importance of upholding the inclusive and rules-based […]

Corinium presents: CISO Healthcare APAC Online

Singapore, Sep 19, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – Exclusively designed for today’s healthcare InfoSec leaders to compare their strategies and to learn, network with forward-thinking peers, to discuss how the healthcare industry can use information security to reform and revolutionise the patient experience. Taking place across two days, this online event delivers the […]

Overview of Honda Exhibits at the 28th ITS World Congress 2022 in Los Angeles, USA

TOKYO, Sep 13, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via – Honda Motor Co., Ltd. will showcase its latest initiatives in the areas of carbon neutrality, as well as information-communication and control technologies, at the 28th Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) World Congress 2022, in Los Angeles, Calif., USA, from September 18 to 22, 2022. The ITS […]

Now is time to overhaul SAR government’s tendering system

Hong Kong’s recent emigration wave has been a subject of heated debate, whose impact on the city’s industries, including the Architectural, Surveying, Planning and Landscape (ASPL) sector I represent in the Legislative Council, is undeniably problematic.  Along with the shrinking workforce, the growth and development of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) has been declining. Professional […]